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LATENT BORDER(S)
IN THE RUINS OF BAALBECK STUDIOS
E.D.L
DAS KINO PROJEKT

COLOR CLUB LAB

BAKHTAK/NIGHT HAG 
DIE GESPENSTEREI 2
IRAK ON MOON
A TRAGIC TALE OF FIRE WATER & RADON
GOLDEN RUSH
VISIT TO THE WHITE HOUSE
BEIRUT NEVER DIES
MILK BAR OASIS
I TOLD YOU IT`S GONNA BE BIG

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INSTAGRAM
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PROJECTS 

Sep. 2021 - Jan. 2023 / Hamburg - PARC FICTION aka RUINED MASTERPLANS - with Moritz Frischkorn. A walk a performance an app two ports two cities - Hamburg Haffen City and the Port of Beirut - more soon  ⟹
Interactive website - performance - sound walk 


1-2 Sep. 2022 / Berlin - B7BK - with Franziska Pierwoß - 100 Neur Wörter für zu Hause - Litteratur Forum Brecht Haus ⟹ watch stream
Performance - video stream 


30 Apr. - 28 Aug. 2022 / Leipzig - LATENT BORDER(S) - DISTANT DIVIDES - Halle 14 - Exhibition - curated by Clementine Butler- Gallie - Lebanon and Germany share histories of internal East and West divides...
Exhibition - installation - newspaper  


18-19-20 Mar. 2022  / Berlin - KINO AL-AMIR Cinema in exile, exile in cinema @Hopscotch reading room / supported by Draussenstadt / an event following #redeem_berlin
Cinema - public event - art in public space - films & popcorn  

*In 2011 the Kino Projekt travelled to Aleppo and due to the outbreak of the Syrian civil war, could not be realised on site until today. Reviving Cinema Al-Amir from Aleppo’s Baron Street in Berlin as a film platform for cinema in diaspora or diaspora in cinema KINO AL AMIR will be screening three programs: “Projecting Towards a Possible Future”, “Drive me Tender” and “Kino Al-Amir Special” co-curated by Philip Widmann.



09 Feb. - 13 Mar. 2022  / Berlin - THE KINO PROJEKT @BERLINALE Forum Expanded Exhibition 
Exhibition - installation

*The Kino Projekt is a traveling cinema that focuses on local amateur film archive and questions of cultural memory. For the Berlinale the Kino Projekt will show a selection of its neon writings which were produced for each city the cinema visited in the past ten years.



14 Nov. 2021 / Berlin - FADI MOUNIRA - Graffiti Musuem - A graffiti talk-walk on memory
Graffiti walk - Erinnerungslücken


18-19 Nov. 2021 / Berlin - SCHOOLS OF TOMOROW III - “Yu Su Romotow” - Cultural Education with School Kids / Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt HKW
Exhibition Opening - seminar


27-29 Aug. 2021 / Berlin - REDEEM رديم - release Haus Der Statistik / financed by the Senate Department for Culture and Europe

Workshop - public event - online platform - Berlin Beirut express
>>> WEBSITE ⟹

*redeem رديم is a platform for ongoing conversations between voices from Beirut in Berlin and peers around the world. It acts upon a collaborative desire to amplify and deepen an already existing exchange between cultural workers who lived and worked in Lebanon before the country spiraled into its current economic and political void.



WORKSHOPS

23-25 Oct. 2021  / Berlin - KINO AL-AMIR feat. COLOR CLUB LAB @Künstler Hof Frohnau / supported by Draussenstadt

Workshop - public event - kino projekt - art in public space 


18-19 Nov. 2021 / Berlin - YE SU ROMOTOW Schools of Tomorow III -Cultural Education with School Kids / Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt. HKW
Workshop - new language - flag - video 


22-24 Mar. 2022 / Berlin - THE PERVERTED ARCHIVAL IMAGE - The Whole Life Academy -Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt . HKW

Workshop - film archive -  Studio Baalbeck 


01-05 July 2021  / Berlin - REDEEM - Künstler Hof Frohnau / financed by the Senate Department for Culture and Europe

Workshop - platform - Berlin Beirut express 
>>> WEBSITE


GRANTS / RESIDENCIES

2022 / Berlin - Neustart Kultur - Stiftungkunstfonds
Stipend

2021 / Berlin - Presentation and Catalogue Grant - The Senate Department for culture and Europe in Berlin
Funding

2021 / Berlin - Draussenstadt - The Senate Department for culture and Europe in Berlin
Funding

2020-21 / Berlin - Neustart Kultur - Stiftungkunstfonds
Stipend

2020 / Berlin - Research Grant - The Senate Department for culture and Europe in Berlin
Stipend

2020 / Los Angeles - Villa Aurora - Thomas Mann House e.V in 2022
Residency and Stipend



RELEASES

2020-21 / Leipzig+Berlin - DISTANT DIVIDES Newspaper by Clementine Butler-Gallie publication incl. LATENT BORDER(S) - Lebanon and Germany share histories of internal East and West divides - view newspaper ⟹
Publication release


2020 / Berlin - MOTHER music video clip for Lonski&Claßen /Director  watch full length
Music video release




PAST:

OPENINGS - SCREENINGS - PERFORMANCES


Mar. 10-14 2021 / Berlin - SUNNOSPHERE - BerIiner Fest Spiele / Gropius Bau / Wild Times Planetary Motions  

Performance - concert - experimental music - arabic rap - installation


Aug. ⟹ Nov. 2020 / Berlin, New York, Leipzig, Rotterdam, Paris, Geneva, Marseille, Hamburg, Osnabrüc, Beirut & other cities... 
BEIRUT OVER & OVER AGAIN - Solidarity Screening (s) feat. E.D.L  

Fundraiser film screening for Beirut


Nov. 07 2020 / Berlin - SUNNOSPHERE - BerIiner Fest Spiele Jazzfest / Silent Green + ARTE Live streaming & in the mediatheque available till Nov. 07 2021  ⟹watch concert in full length
Performance - concert - experimental music - arabic rap - installation


Oct. 25 2020 / Berlin - OUT OF FOCUS LaborBerlin II: Universal Periphery / Haus der Statistik / Sinema Transtopia Screening

Sep. 13 2020 / Berlin – HER & BBK Open Studios – organized by Exgirlfriend / Lankwitzer Str. 14

Open studio