Ali El-Darsa

––– Upcoming Exhibitions and Whereabouts –––

Beirut Museum of Art (BeMA) Residency - Jezzine

Artistic Coordinator

Jezzine, South Lebanon
May, 2017


Alserkal Residency

Dubai, UAE
October–December, 2017



Within (A Bataillean Study)

Ymuno Gallery, Solo Exhibition
Belgo Studio 530, Montréal
Vernissage: Saturday, May 13, 2017


48 Stunden Neukölln (Group)

Berlin, Germany
June 2017



––– Past Exhibitions and Whereabouts –––

"Mediterranean Routes" (Group)

Luciano Benetton Fondazione - Imago Mundi
Canter Culturali alla Zisa, Palermo, Italy

March 2017


Hellerau European Centre for the Arts Dresden (Solo)

Dresden, Germany
March 2017


Bitassarof (Group)

Lebanese National Library
Sanayeh, Beirut, Lebanon
November 2016


Dazibao Gallery (Solo)

Montréal, Canada
August 25 – October 8, 2016
Opening: September 8, 2016


Fellowship with artist Akram Zaatari

Beirut, Lebanon
August 2016


Glocal Reflections

For Ibraaz – June Reader 010_01
Ibraaz is a critical forum on visual culture in North Africa and the Middle East.


The Ras Masqa Artist Residency
March – April, 2016
Koura, Lebanon

By APEAL (Association for the Promotion and Exhibition of the Arts in Lebanon) with the contribution of Temporary. Art. Platform (T.A.P). Partners: Municipality of Ras Masqa, Lebanese University (Institute of Fine Arts).
Curator: Amanda Abi Khalil.


The Oberhausen Seminar 2016

May,  2016

Oberhuasen, Germany

The International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, in conjunction with LUX (London) and the Robert Flaherty Film Seminar (New York). Led by Erika Balsom.


Complex Social Change

Guest curated by Josephine Mills

Doris McCarthy Gallery
University of Toronto Scarborough
October 21, 2015 - January 23, 2016






Thanks to all the individuals, organizations, and institutions, who have supported my work over the years. Thank you: The Quebec Arts Council, SODEC, Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Graduate Scholarship, Daniels Faculty at the University of Toronto, Benjamin Hart Lobko Memorial Fund, Quebec Government, the Carolyn and Richard Renaud Family Fund, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema at Concordia University and The Montreal Lebanese-Canadian Heritage Association.

Last updated: May 01, 2017