November 25, 2019

About the book: 
The book presents a collection of lectures by Thomas L. Thompson, Professor Emeritus at the University of Copenhagen and Ingrid Hjelm, professor Emerita at the University of Copenhagen. The lectures present a critical revision of the biblically oriented, traditional and ethnocentric...

Birzeit University Museum
October 29, 2019

Birzeit University Museum is pleased to host the exhibition "Past Tense" of the artist Jack Persekian, in the context of urging the community to discuss its present and to explore its future. Needless to say that Jerusalem stands at the top of the challenges that we face.

Jerusalem’s landscape, as...

Birzeit University Museum
September 14, 2019

Birzeit University Museum with Sunbula is very excited to announce the launch of the first ever instruction manual on Palestinian embroidery that focuses on less-known and disappearing techniques. The book is based on the research of the costume collection at Birzeit University Museum and interviews with embroiderers. Arabic-English bilingual,...

Birzeit University Museum
May 18, 2019

This exhibition comes as part of an overall program of showcasing Birzeit University Museum’s ethnographic and art collections. The museum’s collections have been steadily growing and expanding in size and breadth thanks to the generous donations of artists and collectors from Palestine, the Arab World and the world at large...

Birzeit University Museum
May 2, 2019

Wanda Nanibush, a Canadian-based art curator and community activist of Indigenous peoples, presented a lecture titled “Performing Sovereignty” at the Birzeit University  Museum on May 2, 2019, an event co-organized by the Faculty of Arts’ cultural committee and the Institut Français du Proche-Orient in Jerusalem.

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