Lecture - Performance: Appendice by Lina Majdalanie
12 - 13 October 2018 at 8:30pm
Zoukak Studio, Beirut
"I once heard that in hospitals, when a diseased organ is excised from a patient's body, or when a member is amputated, it is incinerated. This inspired in me a demonic idea."
Thanks to: Fadi Abdallah, Albert Abi Azar, Lama Charafeddine, Marie Collin, Hatem Imam, Krystel Khoury, Jalal El Mir, Rabih Mroué, Walid Raad, Hussein Saleh, Andrée Sfeir, Mounira El Solh, Christine Tohmé and Jalal Toufic.
Lina Majdalanie has written, directed and acted in several plays, among them: Do I Know you? (2017), A Drop of Sweat (2015), 33 rpm and a few seconds (2012), Photo-Romance (2009), Appendice (2007), I Had A Dream, Mom (video, 2006), Biokhraphia (2002), Extrait d’Etat Civil (2000), She curated: Relatively Universal (HAU-Berlin 2017), Beyond Beirut (Mousonturm-Frankfurt, 2016), Vues (Kunsthalle-Mulhouse, 2015) and Motion-Less (Tanzquartier-Vienna, 2009). She taught at Goethe University (Frankfurt, 2016), DasArts (Amsterdam, 2012) HEAD (Geneva, 2008-2013), IESAV (Beirut, 2000-2008) and Université Saint-Esprit Kaslik (Kaslik, 2000-2008). Member of Home Workspace Curricular Committee-Ashkal Alwan (Beirut 2010-2014). She opted the pseudonym Lina Majdalanie in April 2015.