heritage

Rebecca Whiting
In a gaping white gallery, black and white prints of patterns are evenly spaced along the walls: studies of the wrought-ironwork that typify the...
Monday, February 4, 2013
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Anas Zarzar, Wissam Kanaan
Damascus – The walls of Maamoun Abdul-Karim’s office behind the National Museum in Damascus are covered with photographs of artifacts and sites...
Monday, October 29, 2012
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Sayed Mahmoud
Cairo - Tonight, Muhammad Bashir will appear on stage at Saqiyat al-Sawi Theater in Zamalek, Cairo. He will be introducing new songs interspersed...
Friday, August 10, 2012
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Bashir Sfeir
On Thursday night, the Asil musical ensemble will be presenting a multifaceted performance as part of an effort to honor the music of the Arab...
Thursday, August 9, 2012
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Iraqi architects and historians have decried official neglect of historical buildings nationwide, many of which have fallen into disrepair and disuse...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
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Joanne Bajjaly
Beirut’s traditional houses are facing demolition due to an uninhibited surge of tower blocks, despite the culture ministry having the power to...
Sunday, April 22, 2012
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Nancy Razzouk
Jounieh is changing almost beyond recognition. For some, the flourishing new nightlife spells wealth for the town, while others just want back some...
Friday, April 20, 2012
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Roy Dib
After Beirut Theater was shut down late last year, a group of artists and concerned citizens launched a campaign to save it. On the occasion of World...
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
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Hussein Bin Hamza
A Lebanese photographer and anthropologist documents architectural demise in Beirut and Syrian villages through a photography exhibit and a book....
Monday, March 12, 2012
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