Art, History & Culture
In Baalbeck, a unique embroidery technique known as taree remains a secret within the community.
Craftsman Naffah Naffah single-handedly continues the ancient family tradition of bell making in Beit Chabeb.
Coming from a long line of sculptors and artists, Anachar Basbous had big shoes to fill when he decided to pursue the same career path. We took a seat with the artist to learn more about his discipline and what inspires him.
Celebrating the ancient Japanese art form, the Phoenicia Beirut Hotel is hosting an exhibition of origami in partnership with the Japanese Embassy and Ms. Matahiro Yamaguchi, the wife of the Japanese ambassador.
The YAD collection is an assortment of traditional Lebanese handicrafts that were developed with the aim of supporting a number of local artisans across Lebanon.
Looking at images of Lebanon from the early 20th century reminds us how drastically the landscape has changed over a relatively short period of time.
The old stairs of Mar Mikhael and Jeitawi have seen the city transform around them. They hold memories of the city’s past; but as Beirut becomes more urbanized, like the old communities that surround them, they face an uncertain future.
Zeinab Jeambey, from the Food Heritage Foundation, explores the specific ingredients that give some of our most notable dishes a distinctly sour taste.
If these temple walls could speak, they would tell a million stories. We go on another adventure with biodiversity conservationist Elsa Sattout.
If these temple walls could speak, they would tell a million stories. We go on an adventure with biodiversity conservationist Elsa Sattout.