Archileb http://www.archileb.com Archileb is an independent resource and forum for critical reflection, debate and information exchange on architecture in and connected to Lebanon. Lebanese in focus but international and inter-disciplinary in scope, it presents architecture not just as a physical phenomenon but also as a socio-cultural artifact. en-us http://www.archileb.com/css/images/logo.gif Archileb.com http://www.archileb.com EARTH IS ARCHITECTURE: Architecture, Public Space, Infrastructure (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=831 The Department of Architecture & Interior Design, School of Architecture & Design at the Lebanese American University, has the pleasure to invite you to a 2017-02-21 http://www.archileb.com/ A Discussion Between Elias Khoury And Jad Tabet (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=830 Changing Cities, Mutating Societies: A Dialogue about Arab Cities through Literature, Architecture, and Urbanism A discussion between Elias Khoury and Jad 2016-08-31 http://www.archileb.com/ Screening Of Talking To My Father: ACA Fundraising Event (Exhibition > International) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=829 Since 2008, the Arab Center for Architecture is engaged in the documentation, preservation and dissemination of the modern built heritage in Lebanon and the Arab 2016-05-26 http://www.archileb.com/ The Egg As A War Memorial (News > Image) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=828 Anthony Saroufim, a committed photographer, has just completed his architectural degree at the ESA in Paris. For his final project, merging photography and 2016-02-12 http://www.archileb.com/ Call For Contributions: Artistic Projects Dealing With The Refugee Crisis (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=827 Call for contributions: Artistic projects dealing with the refugee crisis While an increasing number of people flee their devastated countries and seek shelter 2015-11-12 http://www.archileb.com/ Charrette: Call For Student Contributions (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=826 Charrette, Journal of Association of Architectural Educators Call for contributions from Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students of architectural disciplines. 2015-11-10 http://www.archileb.com/ Une Discussion Entre Jad Tabet Et Hala Younes à L’ACA (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=825 Une discussion entre Jad Tabet et Hala Younes à l’ACA Le Centre Arabe pour l'Architecture (ACA) organise une rencontre entre Jad Tabet et Hala 2015-10-20 http://www.archileb.com/ Guided Tours In Beirut's Neighborhoods Of Furn El Chebbek And Badaro (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=824 On the occasion of the World Architecture Day 2015, the Arab Center for Architecture is organizing two guided tours in Beirut’s districts of Badaro and 2015-09-29 http://www.archileb.com/ Third Beirut LEED Continuous Education Workshop (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=823 We have the pleasure to invite you to the 3rd edition of the Beirut LEED Continuous Education Workshop. Held at the Lancaster Plaza Hotel – Raouche on 2015-09-07 http://www.archileb.com/ 'The House Of Houses' By Marylynn Antaki (News > Project) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=822 'The House of Houses' by Marylynn Antaki, Thesis project at AUB, 2015 The project presents a methodology-based and process-oriented approach. It is an ongoing 2015-07-02 http://www.archileb.com/ A Unique Screening Of 'Concrete Love' By The ACA (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=821 Since 2008, the Arab Center for Architecture is engaged in the documentation, preservation and dissemination of the modern built heritage in Lebanon and the Arab 2015-06-12 http://www.archileb.com/ Fransabank's Update On ‘WeDesign’ Fransabank's Headquarters Competition (News > Article) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=820 As the deadline for submissions in the WeDesign competition approaches, we would like to address concerns raised by some in the architectural community. 2015-05-26 http://www.archileb.com/ Throne Of Social Destruction (TSD) By Céline Stephan Eid (News > Product) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=819 THRONE OF SOCIAL DESTRUCTION (TSD) by Céline Stephan Eid Size (L) 270 cm, (l)135 cm, (h) 90 cm Material Rusted Steel Finish I belong to the 2015-05-14 http://www.archileb.com/ Une Discussion Entre Samir Khairallah Et Michèle Maria à L’ACA (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=818 Le Centre Arabe pour l'Architecture (ACA) organise une rencontre entre Samir Khairallah et Michèle Maria le mercredi 22 Avril à 18h30. Cette 2015-04-20 http://www.archileb.com/ 'Architecture From The Arab World (1914-2014) A Selection' Wins Two Prestigious Awards (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=817 Architecture from the Arab world (1914-2014) a Selection, edited by George Arbid, co-published by the Ministry of Culture, Bahrain, & the Arab Center for 2015-04-13 http://www.archileb.com/ Une Discussion Entre Grégoire Sérof Et Elie Harfouche à L'ACA (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=816 Le Centre Arabe pour l'Architecture (ACA) organise une rencontre entre Grégoire Sérof et Elie Harfouche le mercredi 11 Mars à 18h30. Cette 2015-03-05 http://www.archileb.com/ Open Call To “facelift” (read Desecrate) Alvar Aalto’s Work (News > Article) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=815 Fransabank has launched the WeDesign competition to “facelift” its headquarters: a building designed by the famous architects Alvar Aalto and Alfred 2015-03-03 http://www.archileb.com/ ‘Fundamentalists And Other Arab Modernisms’ By Georges Arbid And Bernard Khoury At IBA2 (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=814 You are cordially invited to a public lecture entitled "FUNDAMENTALISTS AND OTHER ARAB MODERNISMS" by George Arbid and Bernard Khoury on Wednesday, 4th of March at 2015-03-01 http://www.archileb.com/ ‘The Architecture Between Tradition And Modernity’ By Leon Telvizian At IBA2 (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=813 You are cordially invited to a public lecture entitled "THE ARCHITECTURE BETWEEN TRADITION AND MODERNITY" by Leon Telvizian who will talk about the work of Rifat 2015-02-19 http://www.archileb.com/ 'Dialects Of Architecture' By Rintala Eggertsson Architects At AUB (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=812 The Department of Architecture and Design at the American University of Beirut cordially invites you to a lecture by Dagur Eggertsson & Sami Rintala from Rintala 2015-02-09 http://www.archileb.com/ Batroun Residence By Carlos Moubarak Architect (News > Project) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=811 BATROUN RESIDENCE by carlos moubarak architect SITUATION The residence is located in Batroun, 50km north of Beirut, Lebanon, in the vicinity of this ancient 2015-02-07 http://www.archileb.com/ Multi-disciplinary International Oscar Niemeyer Competition (Competition > International) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=810 The International Cultural Resistance Film Festival of Lebanon proposes a multi-disciplinary, international competition inspired by the unfinished city designed 2015-02-04 http://www.archileb.com/ Nestlé Waters Beirut Headquarters By BMA (News > Project) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=809 Nestlé Waters Beirut Headquarters The Nestlé Waters offices & warehouse are located on a lot near the Beirut River. It is a project intended to 2015-01-15 http://www.archileb.com/ Hybrid Architecture: Object-landscape-infrastructure (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=808 The second branch of the Department of Architecture at the Lebanese University cordially invites you to a lecture by Rita Pinto de Freitas on Thursday 15th of 2015-01-09 http://www.archileb.com/ New York, Rio, Tokyo…Or Any Other Place Around That Magical Big City Sound. Conference By Schneider And Schumacher. (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=807 The Department of Architecture & Interior Design, School of Architecture & Design, has the pleasure to invite you to a lecture presented by Mr. Till Schneider 2014-12-04 http://www.archileb.com/ Les Métropoles Triomphent, Mais Qu’est-ce Qu’une Métropole? Conférence Par Alain Bourdin (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=806 Alain Bourdin, professeur à l'université de Paris-Est Marne-la Vallée, donnera une conférence intitulée ‘Les 2014-12-03 http://www.archileb.com/ Who Owns Beirut's Coast? (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=805 The Department of Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, Art and Design at Notre Dame University - Louaize, cordially invites you to a public lecture 2014-11-26 http://www.archileb.com/ Three Lebanese Students Awarded At The Omrania | CSBE Student Award 2014 Seventh Cycle. (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=804 90 entries from 28 universities in the Arab world participated in the seventh cycle of the Omrania | CSBE Student Award for Excellence in Architectural Design. 2014-11-14 http://www.archileb.com/ Parcours Croisés De Deux Architectes Au Liban Et En Irak : Jacques Liger-Belair Et Le Corbusier (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=803 Jacques Liger-Belair, Caecilia Pieri, « Parcours croisés de deux architectes au Liban et en Irak : Jacques Liger-Belair et Le Corbusier », 2014-11-05 http://www.archileb.com/ Parcours D’un Architecte : Cinquante Ans D’espoirs, D’angoisses Et De Passion, ALBA, 2014 (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=802 Pierre Neema, « Parcours d’un architecte : Cinquante ans d’espoirs, d’angoisses et de passion », rencontre de l’ALBA 2014-11-04 http://www.archileb.com/ Insectiles (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=801 INSECTILES (2014) [ Directed by Samer Eid ] INSECTILES pamphlet unfolds its experimental protocols - via fictional scripts and virtual prototypes - 2014-11-02 http://www.archileb.com/ Stretching Thoughts By Nadim Karam And Atelier Hapsitus (News > Miscellaneous) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=800 Nadim Karam & Atelier Hapsitus sculptures for Public Art intervention in Shanghai At Gebco Steel, Nahr el Ibrahim, on July 7th 2014, Nadim Karam unveiled two 2014-07-30 http://www.archileb.com/ SEEDS-2nd Beirut LEED Continuous Education Workshop (News > Miscellaneous) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=799 SEEDS' “2nd Beirut LEED Continuous Education Workshop” marks its prints again among Lebanese construction industry leaders May 9th and 10th saw 2014-07-09 http://www.archileb.com/ A Message To Architecture Students From Alvaro Siza (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=798 Architect Alvaro Siza, Pritzker Prize winner, in conversation with  Elie Haddad, Professor of Architecture and Dean of the School of Architecture & Design at 2014-05-19 http://www.archileb.com/ MOR.TUARY. A Conference By Samer Eid (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=797 A country was struck by war... War emerged out of a schism… A people became many… Ideas clashed. A land was ruptured… Cities 2014-05-15 http://www.archileb.com/ IRIS: A Spatial Ocean Dynamo On Beirut’s Coastline (News > Project) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=796 IRIS is an attempt at resisting the expropriation of Beirut’s open coastline returning the sea back to the fishermen and the local habitants of the Ras 2014-05-06 http://www.archileb.com/ Capturing The Present: The Multiple Perspectives Of Contemporary Architecture (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=795 The Department of Architecture & Interior Design in the School of Architecture & Design is pleased to announce a symposium on 'Capturing the Present: The Multiple 2014-04-24 http://www.archileb.com/ Memory And Invention By Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=794 The Department of Architecture and Design at the American University of Beirut cordially invites you to the second lecture of the Areen Architecture Series on 2014-03-13 http://www.archileb.com/ A Critical History Of Contemporary Architecture: 1960-2010 (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=793 After an initial intention in 2011, ‘A Critical History of Contemporary Architecture: 1960-2010’ by Elie Haddad and David Rifkind is now available 2014-03-11 http://www.archileb.com/ Alberto Campo Baeza (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=792 The Institute of Islamic Art and Architecture at the Lebanese American University, cordially invites you to a lecture by Alberto Campo Baeza, to be held on 2014-03-07 http://www.archileb.com/ Uncovering The Early History Of The Municipality Of Beirut (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=791 The Anis Makdisi Program in Literature cordially invites you to a lecture by Malek Sharif on Thursday the 13th of March, 2014 at 5:00 pm, Building Nb 37 (behind 2014-03-04 http://www.archileb.com/ The Nature Of The City By Ricardo De Ostos (News > Conference) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=790 The Department of Architecture and Design at the American University of Beirut cordially invites you to a public lecture on ‘The Nature of the City’ by 2014-02-13 http://www.archileb.com/ 2014 RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship Call For Entries (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=789 The 2014 RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship has launched and is inviting applications from schools of architecture around the world. A £6,000 grant 2014-01-23 http://www.archileb.com/ Un Prestigieux WAF Award Pour Marwan Zgheib (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=788 Le Liban distingué à la 6e édition du World Architecture Festival, le plus grand événement dans le monde portant sur le 2014-01-19 http://www.archileb.com/ Skyhill Laqlouq Design Competition (Competition > Local) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=787 Skyhill and the School of Architecture and Design at the Lebanese American University are pleased to announce a single stage preliminary design competition for 2014-01-08 http://www.archileb.com/ Nabil Gholam Architects At The 'Atlas Of The Unbuilt World' (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=786 nabil gholam architects has been invited by the British Council to participate to the International Showcase ‘’Atlas of the Unbuilt World 2013-11-25 http://www.archileb.com/ CARWAN GALLERY OPENING A PERMANENT SPACE IN LEBANON (News > Miscellaneous) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=785 CARWAN GALLERY OPENING A PERMANENT SPACE IN LEBANON NOVEMBER 22th 2013 Carwan Gallery is proud to present its new permanent location in Beirut, Lebanon. 2013-11-19 http://www.archileb.com/ Ain El Remmaneh Residential Building By BMA (News > Project) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=784 The neighborhood of Ain-el-Remmaneh presents a challenging backdrop; the already dense, low-income urban context is a patchwork of elements that result in a 2013-11-10 http://www.archileb.com/ Morphosis Architects Selected To Design U.S. Embassy In Beirut (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=783 The firm led by Pritzker Prize–winning Thom Mayne was selected from three finalists to design the new U.S. embassy. Morphosis Architects was selected as 2013-11-01 http://www.archileb.com/ Nadim Karam And Paul Kaloustian At The ‘Atlas Of The Unbuilt World’ (News > Architecture) http://www.archileb.com/article.php?id=782 ArchiLeb was invited to nominate projects from Lebanon for the ‘Atlas of the Unbuilt World’ exhibition, which is the British Council’s 2013-10-31 http://www.archileb.com/