4 May 2019, 9 AM - 12 PM
Dar El-Nimer for Arts and Culture presents a children's workshop by Karen Keyrouz from Samandal Association for Comics. The participants will recreate some of the posters which are featured in the Thief of Baghdad exhibition, while the instructor will help each participant channel their skills in drawing, colouring and illustration.
Karen Keyrouz is a comics artist and illustrator based in Beirut. She launched her first graphic Novel Flux et Reflux (2018) with ALBA (Académie Libanaise des Beaux Arts), where she earned her master’s degree (2015). She also published several short comics like The 8th Sleeper (Samandal-Expermientation, 2018), Urine (Lyon BD-France, 2018), and Have a Seat (Zeez collective, 2017). Co-founder of Zeez collective and a member of Samandal Comics, Karen is in a continuous search of her tormented city Beirut, her work mainly focuses on autobiographical and psychological themes.
Registration Fee: $10