Speak, memory is a three-day event structured around presentations, panel discussions, screenings, and artist talks exploring the rich array of methodologies that can be adopted to unearth, revisit... more info
In June of 2010, I participated in a month long residency at Makan. Attending the program was not only my first time in Jordan, but the Levant as well. In addition to all of the amazing experiences... more info
Shatana Hill is a residency by artists Olivia Plender, Ahmed El Sayed, Romeo Gongora and Anna Korteweg, who returned to Jordan for a residency in Shatana village. Their return was a result of their... more info
Makan team would like to share its most recent news with you: Ola Khalidi is going to continue her studies in curatorial practice at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco starting... more info
Well, its actually been a month in Holland to-date.
I am in a quiet city in the north of the Nethrlands, in Hoorn! Yes I agree, a strange name that insinuates different things.
None-the-less, Hotel... more info
In 2008, UK artists Ben White and Eileen Simpson came to Makan and in collaboration with Gasworks, London, spent an artist residency program. During their residency they investigated music archival... more info