Works on paper is a series of artist interventions in four Lebanese newspapers – Assafir, Al Akhbar, The Daily Star, and L’Orient Le Jour.
The Association for the Promotion and Exhibition of the Arts in Lebanon (APEAL) with the contribution of Temporary Art Platform (T.A.P) commissioned 12 artists to reflect upon the space and the physicality of the newspaper as a space for engagement with the public. On the last Saturday of the month – April, May & June 2016 – each newspaper printed one artist intervention within their pages.
Participatings artists: Haig Aivazian, Ilaria Lupo, Nada Sehnaoui, Omar Fakhoury, Gilbert Hage, Annabel Daou, Daniele Genadry, Walid Sadek, Raafat Majzoub, Sirine Fattouh, Caline Aoun, Ahmad Ghossein
Location: Local newspapers in Lebanon
Organizer: Temporary Art Platform & APEAL
Commissioner: Temporary Art Platform & APEAL
Authorizations: Newspapers themselves