Sydney Exh.

Gibran Khalil Gibran exhibition in Sydney

"Kahlil Gibran: The Prophet, The Artist, The Man"

A free exhibition of sixty original items for Gibran Khalil Gibran (Fifty Two paintings and original effects) organized by The State Library of NSW with the generous support of the Nelson Meers Foundation and in collaboration with the Gibran National Committee and the Australian- Lebanese Foundation. Was presented at the State Library of New South Wales – Sydney – Australia, from December 4th 2010 to February 20th 2011

: Avryl Whitnall
Exhibition Project Manager: Phil Verner
Exhibition Designers: Beth Steven and Stephen Ryan, Freeman Ryan Design
Exhibition graphics: Nerida Orsatti, Freeman Ryan Design Print
Marketing graphics: Marianne Hawke
Editor: Theresa Willsteed
Conservation services in Lebanon: David Butcher,
Paris Art Consulting International Freight: Terry Fahey,
Global Specialized Services Printed in Australia: by Pegasus Print Group Paper:

The Agenda:

Dec. 4th, 2010 - Feb. 20th, 2011 : “130 Anos De Khalil Gibran” exhibition
Location State Library of NSW, Macquarie Street - Sydney,
New South Wales, Australia
Monday – Thursday:
09.00 a.m. – 08.00 p.m.
09.00 a.m. – 05.00 p.m.
10 am – 05.00 p.m.

During the Exhibition the Becharrie Association has organized several seminars and a music performance followed by books and CDs distribution:

The Agenda:

Dec. 5, 1010
05.00 p.m. -09.00 p.m.
: Gibran Khalil Gibran Evening Seminar
Barker Rd, Strathfield
: Gleeson Auditorium, Australian Catholic University - 25A

The speakers:
1. Mr. Salim Warde, Lebanese Minister of Culture
2. Dr. Tarek Chidiac, President of Gibran Khalil Gibran National Committee
3. Mr. Joseph Geagea, Director of the Gibran Museum
4. Mr. Nagi Kairouz, Treasurer of the Gibran Khalil Gibran National Committee
5. Mr. Boutros Endari
6. Dr. Youssef Taouk


Dec. 7th, 2012
5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
: Discussion about the legacy of Khalil Gibran
Location : Dixson Room - State Library of NSW -

The speakers:

1. Joseph Geagea, Director of the Gibran Museum
2. Mrs. Daizy Mir, journalist and film-maker

Dec. 8th, 2012

06:00 p.m. : Music performance

By Joseph Tawadros, Internationally renowned jazz player
music inspired by 'The Prophet' and reads from Gibran's work


Feb. 11th, 2012
life, work and impact
05.30– 06.00 p.m.
: Adiscussion presented in Arabic about Gibran Khalil Gibran
Location : Dixson Room - State Library of NSW