U.S. Embassy Beirut Hosts Elie Saab in a Night of Culture

Media Notice For Immediate Release Ambassador Dorothy Shea hosted an evening with the Lebanese and global fashion designer and businessman Elie Saab, as part of the U.S. Embassy’s “Meet the Artist” series, which highlights established Lebanese talents from all artistic backgrounds.  The event served as a window into Elie Saab’s inspiration for building a global …

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We Hear You – Call for Contributions

Due to the COVID-19 lockdown, many—if not all—cinemas, museums, galleries, cultural institutions, and artistic venues closed across Lebanon to ensure safety for all. An increasing number of online resources are available, enabling all of us at home to see previously produced works and learn more about arts and culture around the world. Embassy Beirut wants …

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Deputy Chief of Mission Attends Beirut Art Film Festival Opening Ceremony

Tonight, Deputy Chief of Mission Danny Hall took part in the opening ceremony of the Beirut Art Film Festival (BAFF) that will screen eight American art documentaries, in the presence of the Lebanese Minister of Culture, Raymond Araiji.  The festival will also screen three short documentaries, sponsored by U.S. Embassy Beirut, entitled “Zyara” (Visit), directed and …

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