Beirut Art Center (BAC) is a non-profit association, space and platform dedicated to contemporary art in Lebanon.

The aim of the center is to produce, present and promote local and international contemporary art and cultural practice in a structure that is open and active throughout the year.

An unprecedented initiative in Beirut, the center constitutes a public space that makes art accessible to a large and growing audience of residents and visitors alike, who will be able to engage with rich and diverse range of contemporary art and cultural practice.*
 
Related Articles:
Anna Louie Sussman, “Insider’s Guide to Beirut,” The Wall Street Journal, October 1, 2011.
Seth Sherwood, “36 Hours in Beirut,” The New York Times, April 29, 2010.
Patrick Healy, “Face of War Pervades New Beirut Art Center,” The New York Times, July 6, 2009. [Click here for slideshow]
 
* Text and picture from Beirut Art Center’s website