Beirut and the Golden Sixties

Beirut and the Golden Sixties

The exhibition "Beirut and the Golden Sixties: A Manifesto of Fragility" in the Gropius Bau deals with a dazzling and moving chapter in Beirut's modern history.

  • Beirut and the Golden Sixties: A Manifesto of Fragility (4)© dpa
    A man walks past the artwork "L'indépendance du Liban racontée a l'Or Iman", 2012 by Huguette Caland.
  • Beirut and the Golden Sixties: A Manifesto of Fragility (1)© dpa
    A woman walks past the artwork "Metro scene", 1960-1970 by Farid Aouad.
  • Beirut and the Golden Sixties: A Manifesto of Fragility (2)© dpa
    A woman walks past the artwork "Oriental Symbol", 1973 by Adel al-Saghir.
  • Beirut and the Golden Sixties: A Manifesto of Fragility (5)© dpa
    A man looks at the artwork "The Funeral of Abdel Nassen" 1970 by Paul Guiragossian.
  • Beirut and the Golden Sixties: A Manifesto of Fragility (3)© dpa
    A woman looks at the artwork "Le Port de Beyrouth" 1954 by Mahmoud Said.
  • Beirut and the Golden Sixties: A Manifesto of Fragility (6)© dpa
    A man walks past a reproduction of a photo from the Courtesy Georges Boustany Collection in Beirut. The photo shows leftist fighters in Beirut during the Lebanese civil war in the late 1970s.

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