Le Gray Beirut – the city’s art hotel

Le Gray Beirut – the city’s art hotel

When you’re in town next week for the 2017 edition of Beirut Art Week (it’s back, and it’s better than ever), there’s really only one place you’re going to want to stay – Le Gray. There are many reasons – and the finest...
Beirut Art Fair – it’s back and better than ever

Beirut Art Fair – it’s back and better than ever

If you’re in the region and in to art, there’s only one place to be next week – the Beirut Art Fair. The 8th edition of Beirut Art Fair, set to take place from 21 to 24 September, will gather 51 galleries from 23 countries and will feature the work...
Nada Alawi

Nada Alawi

We each develop our own unique routes to style, but Nada Alawi adopted what could perhaps be called the route less typical. From an early career in the Texan oil and gas industry, she returned to Bahrain to establish a business centred on an inspired fusion of art and...
Fine Art Investment

Fine Art Investment

“Art can act as a hedge against inflation, because of it being a store of value and wealth preservation. It is a real, tangible asset that often draws comparison with the highly intangible stock market”, says Salma Shaheem – Joint Venture Partner and Head of Middle...
The Spirit of the Wall

The Spirit of the Wall

KRM is a couple of Franco-German artists Chérif Zerdoumi and Geza Jäger who create imaginary walls on wood. The Spirit of the Wall (L’Esprit Du Mur) reveals a portrait of city life and expresses freely inner contradictions, suffering and joy. Their exhibition at...