Chérine Yazbeck

Autour de la catastrophe – Planche 7: Loner Man

26 x 74 cm (Frame)

5 Instax photos – Size 8,4 x 10,7 cm – Black Frame


A Time-Capsule of Beirut’s struggle for Life.

These 20 cardboards referred to as Autour de la Catastrophe, are far more than visual narratives; they are the heart-wrenching chronicles of Beirut’s unbreakable spirit and its metamorphosis during the tumultuous years from 2019 to 2023.


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About the Artist

A versatile artist from Beirut, delves into urban exploration photography, inspired by her city’s history of loss and resilience. Born in 1970, she fuses photojournalism with multimedia artistry, exploring themes of city life, destruction, and memory. Beirut is not just her backdrop; it’s a living entity shaping her identity. Chérine Yazbeck’s art transcends traditional photography, encompassing instal- lations and documentaries, offering immersive experiences challenging perceptions. Her work unveils hidden stories, giving voice to the voiceless, documenting Beirut’s triumphs amid adversity. Amidst a world saturated with images, the artist’s authenticity shines, revealing the city’s resilience through her lens. Her art is a testament to the enduring power of creativity, finding beauty amidst chaos.

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