Art is / Al Fan Houwa

Maxime Hourani

Art is is an installation of thirty banners on which The Popular Front for the Liberation of Art (a fictive froup initiated by Hourani) inscribed the words ”Art is” followed by phrases inspired by political and religious banners commonly found in public space in Lebanon.

Date: 2013

Location: Downtown

Medium: Performance,Campaign

Material: Banners

Section: Contemporary

Duration: Temporary

Authorizations: Banners

Commissioner: Beirut Art Center