Events

                 

February 22, 2017

Exhibition Opening: Documentary Drawings of the Kafr Qasem Massacre
On February 2017, Birzeit University Museum is launching a unique exhibition by artist Samia Halaby. Halaby is internationally acclaimed for her rich contribution to the art scene and distinctive mark on contemporary abstract painting, which she believes is an extension...

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Birzeit University Museum
November 9, 2016

As part of Cities Exhibition 5th Edition,  Birzeit University Museum screened the film “To my father’” by director Abdel Salam Shehadeh. Curator : Salim Abu Jabal. Partnership : Ramallah Cinema Club.

 

 

 

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Birzeit University Museum
November 9, 2016

As part of Cities Exhibition 5th Edition,  Birzeit University Museum screened the films programe as below:

  • November 9 , 2016 /  2:00pm /  "To my Father’".
  • November 16 , 2016 / 2:00pm /  "The Garbage" .
  • November 23, 2016 / ...
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    Birzeit University Museum.
November 2, 2016

As Part of Cities exhibition 5’ events, Birzeit University museum has screened the film “five minutes from home” by the director “Nahed Awwad”. Curator : Salim Abu Jabal. Partnership : Ramallah Cinema Club.

 

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Birzeit University Museum
October 29, 2016

Birzeit University Museum has organized on October 29, 2016, under the curation of group28, a talk titled “Somewhere near the future” this talk was On what is lost during the process of constructing new realities and reconfiguring existing ones in Gaza. Speakers : Dana Erekat & Tawfiq Hadad.

 

 

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Birzeit University Museum
October 26, 2016

A s part of Cities Exhibition 5th Edition, the Museum screened the film “Infiltrators” by the director Khaled Jarrar. Curator : Salim Abu Jabal. Partnership : Ramallah Cinema Club.

 

 

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Birzeit University Museum
October 24, 2016

On the dynamics of knowledge production concerning urbanization in Palestine and the impact of its scarcity outside the context of immediate spatial colonialism. Curator : Group28 (Lana Judeh & Yara Saqfalheit). Participant lecturers : Anjad Hithnawi & Samir Harb.

 

 

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Birzeit University Museum
October 19, 2016

As part of Cities exhibition 5th  edition, the Museum screened the film “Home” by the director “Amos Getai” Curator : Salim Abu Jabal. Partnership : Ramallah Cinema Club.

 

 

 

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Birzeit University Museum
October 17, 2016

As part of Tawfik Kanaan’s activities, a seminar was held to discuss the "Holy Places and Shrines in Palestine and Australia's Ongoing Conflict on Land Ownership and Land Boundaries, and the Sovereignty of Aboriginal Australians".

Speakers : Baha AlJubeh, Mrs. Freya Carmichael.

Partnership : Al-Ma’mal...

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Birzeit University Museum،
October 17, 2016

On material and immaterial destruction, construction, and reconstruction. Participant lectureres :  Viviane Sansour & Abaher Al-Saqa. Partnership : Birzeit University Museum. Curator : Group28( Lana Judeh & Yara Saqfalheit ).

 

 

 

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Birzeit University Museum
October 12, 2016

On the 10th of October 2016, in a parallel activity to “Cities exhibition 5’ " Birzeit University Museum organized a lecture by Asef Bayat, the Catherine & Bruce Bastian Professor of Global and Transnational Studies. Bayat teaches Sociology and Middle East Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. His research areas range...

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Birzeit University Museum
October 10, 2016

Chapter I: Research from afar. A student based research on the Re-construction of Gaza was given to students in specialized classes by both the IAAP and BZU - Department of Architecture. Interested students and researchers explored the possibility of remote investigation through the research they have conducted on Gaza and its confined...

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Birzeit University Museum – Daraj Gallery
October 10, 2016

Chapter III – An Eye from Outside is a group exhibition showcasing the works of 7 artists and collectives. It is a forum for film screenings, discussions and readings situated in a social space amidst the artworks. The exhibition evokes the ongoing conversation about Gaza amongst the audience. The discussions address the issues raised in the...

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Birzeit University Museum
October 10, 2016

Birzeit University Museum inaugurated the 5th edition of Cities Exhibition: “Cities exhibition 5th edition: Gaza-Reconstruction”, The Exhibition constitutes an inquiry into the recurrent notion of destruction and re-construction as a systematic reinstitution of societies and subjugation of local modes of resistance. Gaza- Reconstruction, re-...

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Birzeit University Museum
July 18, 2016

The exhibition features unique photos for the internationalist figure Che Guevara, reading in the most unexpected and cruel scenes and the role of reading, and the knowledge has accumulated over the years of his life. The exhibition tackles the impact on his views regarding the revolution and issues of liberty, justice and human dignity and its...

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Daraj Gallery” at the University’s Faculty of Education.
June 1, 2016

The Birzeit University Museum opened Daraj Gallery in the beginning of June of 2016 as a space for experimental and educational exhibitions for young artists and curators, empowering them to showcase their cultural productions and offering them an open platform to show their projects & to have discussion with their colleagues and audience....

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Faculty of Education building Birzeit university.
April 23, 2016

 

Curator :  Ziad Yousef Hajali.

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Birzeit University Museum.
April 23, 2016

 Science students benefited in particular from the expertise and experience of Louis Nakhleh in learning methods to draw wild plants.

Participant :   Students from the “Plant  Physiology”  course  with Dr. Jamil Harb.

Curator :  Lois Nakhleh.

 

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Birzeit University Museum.
April 2, 2016

An Installation by the students of the Department of Architecture, Birzeit University inspired by ‘The Palestinian Wild Flowers’ Collection by Lois Nakhleh & Joan Musgrave.

Participant :  Architecture students department  of  Birzeit University : Duaa Mustafa, Ahmad – Nakhala, Sama Snaf, Ibrahem Abo Alwalya, Shaymaa...

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Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center.
March 26, 2016

Speakers :

Vera Tamari, Art collecting in Palestine; BZU Art Collection
George al Ama: The Private Collection.
Khalil Rabah, The Palestinian Museum of Natural History: The Permanent Collection.
Jack Persikian, CAMP Art Collection of  Displacement.
Lara Khaldi: Collecting; The Contemporary...

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Birzeit University Museum.
March 24, 2016

Participant :  Suha Shoman, “Bayyaratina”,2009  - Taysir  Batniji, “Transit”, 2004  - Jumana Manna," A Sketch of Manners (Alfred Roch's Last Masquerade)", 2012.

 

 

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Birzeit University Museum
March 19, 2016

Birzeit University Museum  organized on the 19th of March 2016 an art exhibition entitled Unlike Other Springs, in commemoration of more than twenty years for the establishment of its art collection. The collection was gradually formed by the generous contributions of visual artists and University friends from Palestine, the Arab countries and...

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Birzeit University Museum / Yousef AL-Ghanam Library.
March 19, 2016

n a parallel activity to "Unlike Other Springs", Birzeit University Museum is organizing a program of video art screenings curated by Emily Jacir.  The videos in the program are part of a video art library, which Emily Jacir collected exclusively for Birzeit University as part of the First International Video Art Festival in Palestine that she...

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Yousef Ahmad Al Ghanem Library- Birzeit University.
November 26, 2013

The second discussion was in November 26th and focused on reviewing the role of artists within cultural politics in people resistance initiatives in the areas that have been occupied by the Israel since 1967 during the 1970s and 1980s. The discussion’s participants were: the two Palestinian artists Suliman Mansour and Nabeel Anani, and...

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Birzeit University Museum
November 20, 2013

In November 20th, the museum organized a talk on the experience of producing the Palestinian political posters abroad which addressed the role of Palestinian Liberation Organization and the offices of political parties since 1960s until 1980s in formulating a visual discourse which represented a specific understanding of the national identity....

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Birzeit University Museum
November 14, 2013

Myrtle Winter-Chaumeny (UNRWA), members from Campus In Camp Initiative, Shurouq Harb, Issam nassar, Stephanie latte. 

This activity comes as part of a cultural program examining questions around Palestinian displacement. The first event looked at visual representation and archives. The session began with historical review for images...

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Birzeit University Museum
November 11, 2013

This visit comes within the exhibition activities, as the museum works to integrate Birzeit University students and other students in the museum’s work and the exhibition concept and themes. Art Teacher Oraib Towqan came with 7 of fine art students. They went in a tour in the exhibition and discussed the displayed posters’ topic and types. Then...

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Birzeit University Museum
November 7, 2013

This visit comes within the exhibition activities, as the museum works to integrate Birzeit University students and other students in the museum’s work and the exhibition concept and themes. Cultural studies professor Dr. Tawfiq Dwani came with 38 of cultural studies students. They went in a tour in the exhibition and discussed the displayed...

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Birzeit University Museum
November 6, 2013

This visit comes within the exhibition activities, as the museum works to integrate Birzeit University students and other students in the museum’s work and the exhibition concept and themes. Arabic professor Dr. Kareem Abu Khashan came with his 42 Arabic course students. They went in a tour in the exhibition and discussed the displayed posters...

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Birzeit University Museum
October 31, 2013

Fine art professor Tirard from Al-Quds university came with his students who went in a tour in the exhibition and express their admiration and reflections about the displayed posters.

 

 

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Birzeit University Museum
October 12, 2013

BZU Museum opened the first edition of the "Political Posters in Two Private Collections” exhibition, where it presented about 160 Palestinian political posters vary in topics and visual representations that reflect different themes such as refugees, the first intifada, the closure of Palestinian universities, martyr, political parties, student...

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Birzeit University Museum
September 18, 2013

Birzeit University Museum announces its first workshop for craving and printing, which offers the University’s students a chance to learn about the methods of design, carving and hand printing using Linoleum. The Workshop will continue for a duration of six weeks, with three hours per week. Students will be assisted in order to be able to...

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Birzeit University Museum
August 27, 2013

Within the framework of Diyar organizing the seventh international Palestinian identity conference in Bethlehem. Because of the advantage of preserving Canaan collection at Birzeit University Museum, Dar Al-Kalima College of Art and Culture coordinate with the museum to hold a conference dealing with Dr. Tawfiq in Birzeit University context....

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Birzeit University Museum
June 26, 2013

Birzeit University Museum in collaboration with Al-Rozana Association organized Birzeit Festival- 6th Heritage Week. The objective of the event was to shed light on the Palestinian rich, cultural and touristic heritage. The Museum opened its doors for visitors and tourists throughout the three days of the festival from 17h00 to 19h00. Visitors...

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Birzeit town and Birzeit university
May 18, 2013

The exhibition Mustafa Hallaj: Diasporic Meanings held at Birzeit University Museum, is organized in cooperation with Al Hoash Gallery. The latter is running an annual program where works of pioneers of the Palestinian plastic art movement are exhibited. The series of exhibitions explores the artistic expedition of the making of plastic art in...

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Birzeit University Museum
April 25, 2013

Birzeit University Museum invited the president of the University and members of the Administration to attend the opening of the new Ethnographic and Art Hall "Canaan Station". The event included presenting the Museum’s programs, and an exhibition tour of Cities Exhibition "Jericho – beyond the celestial and terrestrial". The establishment of...

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BZU museum-Canaan hall.
April 16, 2013

Catherine Laing, Outreach Assistant at the Glasgow Open Museum in Britain, gave ​​a presentation on how to employ the Museums’ collections in community activities, both in the vicinity of the Museum and in public spaces. The objective of this attempt is to promote the activities of the Museum, and to bring the attention of the public to the...

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BZU museum-Canaan hall.
March 11, 2013

The lecture comes as part of the activities of the 4th edition of Cities Exhibition - Jericho – Beyond the Celestial and Terrestrial held and organized by Birzeit University Museum. Wafa al-Kazimi, Assistant Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Arab Development Society, delivered a lecture on the experience of the Arab Development Society...

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Birzeit University Museum
February 21, 2013

One of the objectives of the Museum is to motivate students at the University to engage in the activities of the Museum, and encourage their participation in the cultural domain.  One of the activities carried out by the Museum in this context is the Basar Training program. The program is designed to train students to work in the field of...

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Birzeit University Museum
February 13, 2013

Birzeit University Museum in collaboration with Palestinian Art Court- al Hoash and the Department of Philosophy and Cultural Studies at Birzeit University organized a lecture titled Learning Museums and Active Citizenship delivered by   lecturer  Ida Brændholt – Senior Advisor at Danish Agency of Culture. Brændholt discussed the importance of...

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Birzeit University Museum
January 31, 2013

A meeting was organized with artist Naser Soumi to learn about his new project The Memory of Indigo. The artist explored the various components of the indigo plant that used to grow in Palestine, particularly in Jericho area up until the beginning of the 20th century. He demonstrated the different functions of the coloring plant, most...

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Birzeit University Museum
January 17, 2013

The fourth seminar of Cities Exhibition was moderated by artist Iyad Issa at the Danish House in Palestine. Issa discussed the main theme of his project which tackles modern Jericho, and takes part in the 4th Cities Exhibition: Jericho- Beyond the Celestial and the Terrestrial. The discussion tackled the current reality, the dynamics of urban...

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Danish House in Palestine
January 14, 2013

The third seminar of Cities Exhibition was facilitated by Samah Hijawi. Members of the community in Jericho along with the mayor, a number of the students from Birzeit University, and faculty member and sociologist Abaher al Saqqa attended the meeting and participated in the discussion.  In this project, the artist tackled the following...

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Birzeit University Museum
January 14, 2013

The third phase of the 4th edition titled Jericho- Beyond the Celestial and the Terrestrial was launched at Birzeit University Museum. The curator in this exhibition worked with five artists. They transformed the space of the museum into a political space where artworks are employed as agents instigating continuous discussions and dialogue with...

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Birzeit University Museum.
January 12, 2013

BZU Museum held its second seminar on Jericho project at Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center in Ramallah as part of the 4th edition of Cities Exhibition.  A number of artists and visitors of the Museum attended the seminar. The session was titled A re-imagined Landscape for British artist Sarah Beddington. The artwork depicts the historical and...

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KHALIL SAKAKINI CULTURAL CENTER- RAMALLAH
January 5, 2013

BZU Museum held its first seminar on Jericho project at the International Art Academy in Ramallah as part of the 4th edition of Cities Exhibition. Several artists, journalists, students and teachers from the Academy attended the seminar. In the beginning, the curator of the exhibition, Yazid Anani, welcomed the attendants and participants, then...

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THE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF ART-PALESTINE
December 17, 2012

The museum organized with 6 students from the marketing department taking “Marketing Management” course in the university under the supervision of teacher Omar Omran the final event of the First Student Exhibition “this is me, they are us, you are here”. The event continues from 11:00 a.m till 2:00 p.m in which it considered as student...

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Birzeit University Museum
November 13, 2012

Pariticipating teachers presented the research material they collected from their students, as well as a detailed explanation of their work. After that, participants were divided into groups to work collectively, and to discuss and develop their research and ideas with the facilitator of the workshop, Tina Sherwell.

 

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Birzeit University Museum
November 11, 2012

“Beyond Aesthetics” Seminar presented by the curator Omar Yousef in the museum in 11-12-2012, which was a student initiative by sociology student named Asma Al-Mzayin  within Basar Training Program in the presence of her teacher Abahir Al-Saqqa and sociology class, in addition to Teacher Tawfeq Dwanni from the cultural studies department and...

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Birzeit University Museum
October 22, 2012

This workshop presented the idea of ​​trials as stage of producing cities exhibition and each artist presented her research and the experience she had in the city. For example, Sara Beddington discussed her research “the logic of birds” , Susanne Bosch and her project “Crossing Jericho” and Shuruq Harb and her research titled “ when Rehab...

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Birzeit University Museum
October 18, 2012

Lecture for the Education Department within “Social Education Methods” with teacher Mahmoud Abu Shamma. They were inspired by the museum space and its ethnographic and art collection in general, and Tawfek Kan’an’s amulet collection in which they discussed many topics linked society, ethnography and history with education and development, in...

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Faculty of arts
October 7, 2012

The fifth and last trial of Jericho retells the story of Rehab, the Canaanite woman who hosted and hide two of Joshua spies. The trial began in Tel Al-Sultan where tour guide Nasri Hamail took the audience in a tour defining the archeology of that area. Participants then moved straight to Mount Temptation restaurant where they met archaeologist...

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Tell F rek- Jericho – tall elsultan
October 6, 2012

Birzeit University Museum continued Jericho’s five trial with artist Sarah Pedington. She was inspired by the idea of the trial from Sufi poetry in book titled "Birds logic" by Farid al-Din Attar. The trial began in Al-Auja region moving towards the mountain and the channel there, including a presentation by Ashtar Theatre artists who wore...

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Al-fasayel – jericho
October 5, 2012

The third trail started from “Aqbaet Gaber” refugee camp which included a welcome speech by the owner of Sami hotel. Then the jeeps loaded participants went to Jericho desert "Area C". The trail stopped there to take photos and interrupted by a speech of the legions team leader. After that, the participants went to Jericho rest station in which...

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jericho
October 3, 2012

Alpha
The second trial of Jericho started at 7:00 pm from Ain ​​Duke region where the artist met the trial’s participants before starting the trial which includes walking on foot for three hours, passing by Ain Duke channel down to Tel Sultan where they took their first break. Then the silent trial  continued to the main square of Jericho...

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Jericho- Ain Duke
October 2, 2012

First Jericho trial of the 4th  edition of Cities exhibition  took place in the central square of the city, where the artist spoke with people from Jericho and Ramallah about their dreams and future visions regarding Palestine. The dialogue began with the artist presenting herself and her research then asked questions to the audience, who in...

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City center – Jericho
October 2, 2012

AlphThe launch gathers the artists participating in the exhibition, BZU museum staff and the audience together in the backyard of the Othman court in Ramallah, it started with a speech by the museum director Inass Yassin and the curator Yazid Anani then the Mayor of Jericho, Followed by the five artists talking about the researches they did in...

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The Othman court- Ramallah
October 1, 2012

Birzeit University Museum introduces the first student exhibition. One of the museum programs that encourages students from different Palestinian Universities to contribute to the production of critical contemporary art practices. Most of the work bares concepts of social and political protest unraveling issues of power relations, body and...

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Birzeit University Museum
September 11, 2012

The workshop began with introducing the participants to the world of Palestinian Fashion, both  in its historical and contemporary contexts. The curator introduced the participants to the design, fashion, craft industry and their ability to trespass traditional confined structures such as the interior of the Museum. The introduction was...

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Birzeit University Museum
September 11, 2012

This is the second workshop about the fourth edition of cities exhibition, in which it started (edit by najeh report)

BZUM Director Inass Yassin, project coordinator Najeh Abu Shamsieh, Cities Exhibition curator Yazid Anani, Artist Sarah Beddington, “Seat of the Muse” Exhibition curator Omar Naser, and 17 art school teachers.

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Birzeit University Museum
September 4, 2012

The second edition of Framed-Unframed exhibition presents a number of artworks that tackle the various representations of women in the works of  Palestinian artists. BZU Museum produced this edition in cooperation with the faculty of  Fine Arts at  An-Najah National University as part of the exhibition tour in Palestinian universities in 2012....

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An Najah National University
August 17, 2012

This is the second workshop in the series of activities carried out as part of the forth edition of Cities Exhibition. The workshop included explaining the trails of the exhibition. Curator Yazid Anani introduced the concept of the (notebook) and Sarah Beddington presented parts of her previous works, in addition to a brief introduction to her...

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Birzeit University
July 23, 2012

Birzeit University Museum hosted American researcher Dan Walsh who gave a lecture entitled “A Pixel is Worth a Thousand Verbs: the Contemporary Palestinian Poster”. In this lecture, the artist talked to the audience about the  Palestinian Poster Archive Project.  He explained during the lecture the objective of his project, and he referred to...

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Institute of law - Birzeit university.
July 17, 2012

This workshop comes as  part of the Art for Schools program. Thirteen teachers participated and discussed the concept o the fourth edition of Cities Exhibition taking place in Jericho.

Participant : 13 participants of teachers of Fine Arts.

Artist :  Tina Sherwell.

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Birzeit University Museum
July 14, 2012

Birzeit University Museum in collaboration with the French Cultural Center presented the premium for the film The Three Disappearances of Soad Hosni by Lebanese director Rania Stephan at Al Kasba Theatre and Cinematheque in Ramallah, as part of the Franco-Arab Film Festival.

Artist : Al Kasaba Theatre and Cinematheque.

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Al Kasaba Theatre and Cinematheque .
May 26, 2012

Mvsevm-Seat of the Mvse is the second exhibition in the Beyond Æsthetics programme at Birzeit University Museum. This comes as part of the Museum’s activities for 2012 which aim to  bring the contemporary visual arts program closer to the University’s local community and  society at large. The Museum also cares to provides a space for artisitic...

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Birzeit University Museum
April 23, 2012

The launch of the  4th edition of Cities Exhibition took place at Birzeit University Museum. The activity brought together interested artists and participants along with Birzeit Univeristy staff and faculty members. The objective of this activity was to introduce the main concepts of the new exhibition, its directions and importance. The...

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Ottoman Court- Ramallah Tahta
April 21, 2012

Collections program in Birzeit University Museum

The Museum participated in the Open Day activities that took place at the University. It carried out an interactive activity pertaining to the transmission of cultural and social concepts that embed in the aesthetic making of  traditional dresses. Students were engaged in a discussion...

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Faculty of arts
April 17, 2012

Photographs: Ahmad Deeb, Ahmad Saad, Randa Abu Ali, A’ahid Izhiman, Ala’ Ghousheh, Firas Mkrkar, Muhammad Aqrouq, Muhammad Al-Aloul, Niven Manareous, Yousef shakarneh.
Artwork: Iyad Sobboh, Rafeeda Sihweil, Rouqia Khames, Salim Awad, Saleem Al-Beik, Diaa’ Misleh, Alaa’ Al-Baba, Muhammad Jahha, Mustafa Al-Khatib, Hind Abu Hasnen.
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Birzeit University / Kamal Naser Hall
April 12, 2012

Teachers  from Art for Schools Program attended the workshop which was facilitated by Tina Sherwell from the International Academy of Art Palestine. Participants discussed illustrations of various modern artistic practices, in addition they worked on designing and planning material for their art classes.

Participants : Group of art...

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Birzeit University Museum
April 3, 2012

This guided tour is the first step in Basar Training Course for the students of the University  to help them develop  their skills and improve their knowledge concerning carrying out tasks at the  museum and cultural institutes. 

Participants : Raghda Shamali, Ayman Shwiki, Aya Kirrish, and group of volunteer students from birzeit ...

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Birzeit University Museum
April 2, 2012

Students were invited to learn more about artistic practice, and to explore the unlimited potentials of interaction and artistic exchange. The presentation tackled an art project’s approach to exploring the multi-layers of collective memory through unfolding the visual and symbolic manifestations in a selection of artworks.

Artist :...

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Birzeit University Museum
March 28, 2012

The workshop was facilitated by  Yazid Anani who talked to students from Al-Quds University about the 3rd Cities Exhibition  “Between Ebal And Gerizim”, and the artworks that were displayed as part of the project.

Participant : Students from the Departments of Geographic and Urban Studies, and Media Studies at Al-Quds university.

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Birzeit University Museum
March 15, 2012

Tina Sherwel and artist Bashar Al Hroub gave presentations on contemporary art from different perspectives through presenting reviews of  models and modern art projects. Inass Yassin explored models for current exhibitions that  can be used as mediators or learning material for schools. A number of art teachers from different parts of  the West...

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Birzeit University Museum
March 10, 2012

This training course comes as part of the Art for Schools Program. It was carried out in four successive intervention sessions held at the Museum.  The  first was given by Yazid Anani, and it tackled the role of the curator in the production of the exhibition. The second was held by artists Iyad Issa and Sahar Qawasmi who talked to the audience...

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Birzeit University Museum
February 18, 2012

The objective of this training course was to provide students with the opportunity to learn about handling cultural and artisitic heritage with openness and profound analysis in order to fully understand its importance and social value.  The training course was held at the museum as part of  Basar program. It tackled the general background and...

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Birzeit University Museum
January 5, 2012

The training workshop provides important learning skills designed to prepare art teachers to be able to create their on educational models for art education in schools.  Teachers participating in the workshop work in collaboration with art specialists to produce their original and effective models to be applied in teaching.  

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Birzeit University Museum
December 12, 2011

The exhibition displays artworks for the group of young artists who won sponsorship from local cultural institutes in 2010. The exhibited artworks allow students to explore a variety of concepts and mediums used in contemporary art, and assess the contribution of such mechanisms to understand and formulate ‘meaning’. The exhibition is a mean to...

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Birzeit University
December 10, 2011

A lecture by Marc Mercier given during The Second /si:n/ Festival of Video Art & Performance

The second /si:n/ festival of video art & performance launches with a rich and diverse spectrum of video art & performance works by dozens of international, Arab and Palestinian artists. In addition to screenings...

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Birzeit University Museum
December 10, 2011

Browsing through family and other non-professional photographs, participating artists collaboratively create a photo text piece based on their selection of photographs. The piece was published in the spring issue of A Prior Magazine.

Participating artists: Inass H. Yassin, ...

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Birzeit University Museum
November 12, 2011

The Cities Exhibition, is a venue for artists to explore the rich history of Palestinian cities. The attempt enables artists to contemplate about occurring changes resulting from social, economic and spatial practices, and their implications on contemporary society.   

The Third Annual Cities Exhibition takes Nablus as its site of...

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Nablus City - Several Venues
July 25, 2011

The 3DVM is a three-dimensional virtual space that presents a virtual interactive version of the gallery space at the Birzeit University Museum. The 3DVM aims to provide an experimental interactive space for exhibitions as it allows users to visit the exhibitions electronically, navigate the space online and discuss the...

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BZU Museum
June 6, 2011

The Ethnographic and Art Museum at Birzeit University presents the collection of lithographs by Syrian artist Marwan Kassab Bashi. The collection was generously donated by the artist to Birzeit University Museum in 1998 as a gesture of support and appreciation for the Palestinian people. His collection significantly contributed to the...

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BZU Museum
March 21, 2011

Planning the Common is the first student seminar on rethinking the use of the building of the Palestinian Legislative Council in Abu Dees. The idea of the project is to engage students in a discussion pertaining to an imagined reuse of the empty building as a new common and public dominion.

The project’s few crucial questions...

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Birzeit University Museum