29. Juli 2023
Konzertbeginn 20:00 Uhr
Mazen Kerbaj - Live Painting (https://mazenkerbaj.com/)
Mazen Kerbaj is a Lebanese comics author, visual artist, and musician born in Beirut in 1975. He also works on selective illustration and design projects and has taught at the American University of Beirut. Kerbaj is the author of 15 books translated into more than ten languages and his work has been shown in galleries, museums and art fairs around the world. Mazen Kerbaj is widely considered as one of the initiators and key players of the Lebanese free improvisation and experimental music scene. As a trumpet player, he pushes the boundaries of the instrument beyond recognition.
Tony Elieh - Acoustic bass, electronics (http://www.tonyelieh.com/)
Tony Elieh is a musician and self-taught photographer based in Beirut. Working as a professional photographer since 2008, he specializes in architecture, fashion, food, and product photography.
His work appeared in a variety of magazines and campaigns and he regularly collaborates with young local creatives - from artists and architects to design studios and music labels. He also has an impressive record of portraits from the Beirut culture scene.
Musically, Tony is a bass player, co-founder of the disbanded Scrambled Eggs, and active in the improv scene both locally and beyond. He currently performs solo projects and is a member of Karkhana and Jhonny Kafka Anti Vegetarian Orchestra.