Arab Image Foundation (المؤسسة العربية للصورة)

The collection of the Arab Image Foundation contains over 500,000 photographic objects and documents from and related to the Middle East, North Africa and the Arab diaspora. It has been collected over the last 20 years by artists and researchers and through donations. The aim of the collection is to preserve and make available these documents to engage both the general public and the artistic and researcher communities.

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Maintainer Arab Image Foundation Team
Last Updated September 24, 2020, 11:53 (BST)
Created December 17, 2019, 10:27 (GMT)
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Project principal and co-investigators

Marc Mouarkech

Clémence Cottard Hachem

Project team

Rawad Bou Malhab - Communication Coordinator

Charbel Saad - Digital Collection Manager

Rachel Tabet - Senior Archivist

Charbel Al Khoury - Junior Archivist

Mahmoud Merjan - Digitization Officer and Documentalist

Christopher Baaklini - Digitization Officer

Project start date 1997-01-01
Project status Ongoing
Project funder

Institut Français du Liban


Prince Claus Fund

Banque Libano-Française

Graham Foundation

Akram Zaatari

Alexandre Medawar

Citation information [Last accessed 23/03/2020]

Time Periods Hashemite, Modern
Data type Images Photograph