Mirna Bamieh / Palestine Hosting Society

Introducing Mirna Bamieh

2019-10-22T12:38:55-04:00 October 19th, 2019|Blog Posts, Featured Artists, Mirna Bamieh / Palestine Hosting Society|

Mirna Bamieh started Palestine Hosting Society (PHS) in 2017 as a live art project that explores traditional food culture in Palestine, especially those that are on the verge of disappearing. Performed as a dinner featuring dishes carefully prepared by the artist herself, each iteration is a result of meticulous research [...]

Mirna Bamieh / Palestine Hosting Society

2019-10-13T04:21:46-04:00 September 11th, 2019|Featured Artists, Mirna Bamieh / Palestine Hosting Society|

Photo courtesy of artist About Palestine Hosting Society is a live art project that explores traditional food culture in Palestine, especially those that are on the verge of disappearing. The project brings these dishes back to life over dinner tables, walks, and various interventions. Palestine Hosting Society is founded and [...]

Syllabus

2019-11-23T20:29:36-05:00 September 6th, 2019|Ali Chahrour, Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme with Tashweesh, Emilio Rojas, Emily Jacir, Jason De León, Mirna Bamieh / Palestine Hosting Society, Tania El Khoury|

Revisiting a model introduced during the 2014 edition of the Biennial, the festival syllabus has situated the festival within a larger geographical and political context. This year, with the 2019 Live Arts Bard (LAB) Biennial: Where No Wall Remains Festival, the syllabus addresses borders and migration through rigorous and scholastic [...]