TALK20 |3| poster

designed by Hamed Sinno, Maya Moumne, Photo by Vassili Kassab, Thanks to Youssef Abed Rabbo

TALK20 |3| !!

The Department of Architecture and Design at the American University of Beirut is pleased to invite you to the third edition of TALK20 Beirut on Friday March 27, 2009 at 6:30 pm.


Hostler Auditorium [Charles Hostler Center], Lower Campus, Sea Gate, AUB [Please note that entry to campus is accessible from the Main Gate, Bliss Street or the Hostler Center Gate Corniche]

TALK20 is not a lecture but a gathering, an open forum for the dissemination of ideas in art, architecture and design. Produced in cities around the world, it seeks to spark a conversation across ideological, geographic, and disciplinary boundaries. It is an event that encourages exposure to work being currently done by designers/artists/musicians within Beirut. TALK20 happens in the form of an informal gathering, and begins with a series of short presentations 20 slides per 20 seconds each , selected and narrated by a hybrid panel of students, educators and professionals working the across the design and art fields. The presenters for this third edition include:

Karim Najjar (ARD faculty/ Najjar & Najjar Architects)
Katrine Holmfeld + Mirene Arsanios (Ashkal Alwan association)
Lamia Joreige (video artist / Beirut Art Center founder)
Joey Abu Jawdeh + Anthony Khoury (4th year architecture students)
Bernard Mallat (ARD faculty/architect)
Jade (musician/ DJ/ the Basement)

Maha Issa + Gamar Markarian (landscape architects / atelier Hamra)
Milia Maroun (fashion designer)
India x20 (photo journal / ARD group)
Salma Mousfi (musician/vocalist)
Lina Ghaibeh (ARD faculty / animation artist) + May Ghaibeh (graphic designer)
Raed Abillama (architect / RAA)

Live music by Mashrou3 Leila featuring Salma Mousfi starting at 6:00 pm

Presented by Carla Aramouny (ArD Faculty), Haig Papazian, Bassem Chahwan (architecture students)

Drinks, snacks, music, and compelling ideas

[Please note that entry to campus is accessible from the Main Gate, Bliss Street, and from the corniche, through the Hostler center gate – parking spaces might be more available around Bliss Street]



talk20 beirut |3| _Coming Soon

The third edition of TALK20 beirut is coming soon to AUB, scheduled to happen on Friday March 27th, 2009
___ stay posted, more soon


talk20 beirut |2| _Poster + Credits

talk20 Ed. 2
_Dept. of Architecture & Design AUB

Carla Aramouny
Haig Papazian
Andre Chedid
Maya Moumneh
Haig Papazian
Basil Abi Hanna
Kassim Eida
Maissa Naim
Youssef Abed Rabbo
Amani Abou Dirgham
Myriam Arab
Vassili Kassab
live performance
Mashrou3 Leila

talk20 beirut |2| _photos

_Edition 2 photos