FANTASMEEM, a program by the Goethe-Institut Libanon in collaboration with the Diwan of Culture, Design & Innovation presents:
SilSal; A sustainable design exhibition & event.
The event will articulate a design exhibition, contemporary performing art-music show, installation arts, discussion forum, culinary design experience, networking for creatives and artistic workshops relative to the cultural & creative community. A three-day program of design, artistic and cultural activities will take place on October 27th ,28th & 29th at the Ballroom Blitz.
SilSal will comprise from creatives participating from Goethe Lebanon, Jordan & Iraq. The exhibition will showcase alternative processes & experiences pushing toward an expansion of the discourses in sustainable design. Reconsidering the approach to technical innovation with an intensive effort on sustainable, dynamic and waste free products.
Taking up the theme Future is Wasted. Waste is our Future.
What does the future hold? How do we embrace our new reality?
Date: 27th opening ceremony (only by invitation)
28th & 29th (open for public)
Venue: The Ballroom Blitz
About the project “Cultural and Creative Industries"
The project “Cultural and Creative Industries” is implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut. It improves employment and income opportunities for creative professionals in six partner countries; Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, Kenya, Senegal, and South Africa and operates mainly in the music, fashion, design and animation sectors. In addition to promoting the development of entrepreneurial, digital, creative and technical skills through training programmes, the project aims to strengthen the framework conditions and the ecosystem of the cultural and creative industries