Author: Anglo American Section

Revolution, Uprising and Other Stories

Dear friends and colleagues, we would like to invite you and your friends to share a glass of wine with us and see you at the finissage of the artist book* presentation and exhibition “Revolution, Uprising and Other Stories” on Friday, January 22, 6.00  – 9 pm. Installation and artist book by Salah Saouli Berlin Beirut Multiples / Brunnenstraße 162, 10119 Berlin * Limited edition of 50 copies, three colour silk screen print on offset print, hand-made and hand-bound http://www.hayek-collection.com/index.php/series-1/the-days-of-the-blue-bat...

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Revolution, Uprising and Other Stories

Dear friends and colleagues, I would like to invite you and your friends to the artist book launch and exhibition “Revolution, Uprising and Other Stories” on Thursday, Dec. 17, 6 – 9 pm. Installation and artist book by Salah Saouli | Berlin Beirut Multiples | Brunnenstraße 162, 10119 Berlin Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, liebe Freunde der Kunst, ich möchte Sie und ihre Freunde herzlich zur Künstler-Buchvorstellung und Ausstellung “Revolution, Revolte und andere Geschichten” am Donnerstag, 17. Dezember, 18.00 – 21.00 Uhr einladen. Installation und Künstlerbuch von Salah Saouli Montag – Samstag 14 – 19 Uhr | Berlin Beirut...

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Straight Lines

Dear friends and colleagues, we would like to invite you and your friends to the opening of the exhibition „Straight Lines“ by Salah Saouli. Sunday, October 18, 2015, 3 p.m. at the Kunstfenster „ZwischenLinden“ Thomasburg “Straight Lines” Installtion , Drawings Kunstfenster „ZwischenLinden“ Kirchring 6, 21401 Thomasburg Tel: 05859 585; ludewig-bruening@t-online.de xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Liebe Freunde der Kunst, wir laden Sie und Ihre Freunde zur Eröffnung der Ausstellung „Straight Lines“ von Salah Saouli im Kunstfenster „ZwischenLinden“ Thomasburg herzlich ein. Sonntag 18. Oktober 2015, um 15:00 Uhr “Straight Lines” Raum Installation, Zeichnungen Kunstfenster „ZwischenLinden“ Kirchring 6, 21401 Thomasburg Tel: 05859 585;...

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Eulogy for Michel (Micho) Boulos

Please find hereafter an article published in the AS-SAFIR newspaper written by one of the former Salesian Beirut School pupils, Bakhti Sleiman, (same class as Youssef Saouly), about Micho,  Michel Boulos, who passed away on 7th August 2015. Hoping someone would translate it into English very soon, we leave this Eulogy as it is. Don Gianni كل الكلمات والأوقات والصداقات التي وزّعها الأب ميشال بولس (المدرسة الايطالية ـ المعهد السالزياني ـ دون بوسكو ـ بيروت، بين العامين 1971/ 1978 علَّ الشباب لا يزال يسمع صداها في الوجدان والزمن، وهو غاب قليلاً ليتفقد ملعباً في الجوار القريب أو في حصون...

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Joakim Zander Remembers His Youthful Syrian Sojourn

The Swedish author of ‘The Swimmer’ spent almost a year in Syria as a teenager. Part of him never left THE WALL STREET JOURNAL | 27/03/2015 By JOAKIM ZANDER I WAS 15 IN 1990 when my father left his civilian job to take a position as a military observer for the United Nations in Syria. When we first discussed it around the kitchen table, the move felt like a dream, an adventure of unimaginable scope. I had grown up in a tiny Swedish town where nobody ever went anywhere. But we were moving to Syria. The months before the...

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« Swarm » By Salah Saouli

Salah Saouli received the “DANZ”  award / Dansk-Australsk-New Zealandsk Venskabsforenings award (Friendship society of Australia, New Zealand and Denmark) Prize of the Sculpture By The Sea 2015 – a biennial exhibition of sculpture in Aarhus/ Denmark. There were 57 participant artists of 2km long open air exhibition on the sea shore of Aarhus city in DK and the award Celebration was held on Wednesday July the 1st. Please find hereafter some press publishing and an introduction about Salah’s art work “Swarm” . The installation “Swarm” conveys the idea of an organic structure or creature, its shape reminiscent of a...

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To bring Peace and Security to Libya

Good news from Libya: Agreement between Misrata and Tawergha on an agenda and process for implementing the right of return to Tawergha. Glad to have made a contribution with my team, today on a luminous day in Tunis. Claudio Cordone UNSMIL Welcomes Misrata-Tawergha Agreement at Tunis Meeting 27-28 May 2015 28 May 2015 – The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) welcomes the agreement reached by the delegations of Misrata and Tawergha at a meeting in Tunis on 28 May 2015 as another important step in achieving justice and ensuring the right of return in safety and dignity...

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The Days of the Blue Bat

Dear friends and colleagues, we would like to invite you to the upcoming show and Artist book  launching at Plan BEY: The Days of the Blue Bat A project in progress by Salah Saouli Opening: Tuesday, March 17, 2015, from 6 – 9 p.m. Exhibition: Tue. 17 –  Mon. 23 March, 2015 Opening hours: Monday – Saturday 11 – 9 p.m. Plan BEY, Armenia St. Geara bldg, Mar Mikhael district (beside Inab Resturant) Beirut, Lebanon tel: +961 01 444110...

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Don Bosco and his educational system today

Bicentenary Lecture SALESIAN PONTIFICAL UNIVERSITY – JERUSALEM By Rev. Dr. PASCUAL CHÁVEZ VILLANUEVA, SDB 9th Successor of Don Bosco & Rector Major of the Salesians of Don Bosco (2002 – 2014) Chancellor of the Salesian Pontifical University (2002 – 2014) President of the Union of Superiors General (2006 – 2012) Studium Theologicum Salesianum, Jerusalem – 19 February 2015 On the occasion of the bicentenary of the birth of Don Bosco, I was asked to present, before this august assembly (of professors and students) of the Faculty of Theology in Jerusalem, which is an extension of the Salesian Pontifical University...

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Beirut : Art & Impressions…

Salah Saouli’s ‘Time-out-Icons,’ 1994. The “Daily Star” published on December 26 an article about the best Exhibitions held in Beirut in the last 12 months and, Guess What ?, one of our dear Saouli’s exhibition has been mentioned and selected as one of them. Please find hereafter part of the published article . From Pakistan to Arte Povera:A year in art By India Stoughton // The Daily Star – 26/12/2014 … Salah Saouli, “The Collection of Y. Hayek: Series 1, works by Salah Saouli,” Agial Art Gallery, April 8-22 This miniature retrospective showcased fragments and photographs of 13 installations...

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