Monthly Archives: October 2013

Movements

Movements Night falls early these days. Shyly getting through Muharraq’s dark streets to Jamsheer house. It was the opening of Abbas Almosawi and Ghasan Muhsen‘s exhibitions. The fully lit courtyard was fraught with activity. Public figures like the French and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Strength of Belief

Strength of Belief It didn’t take long for Nina to spit it out. Her report’s second paragraph starts with it. She can hide it as a quotation, but it remains, to our mind at least, an important fact we witnessed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Walk with me

Walk with me   It was time to meet Ali Swar again, but this time for an in-depth interview. Now that we had some clues as to who he is, we wanted him to express it.  You see, it can … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Senses

Senses This car of ours is supposed to be our best ally, as we daily traverse the city from end to end.  Don’t even consider walking here. You’ll have more chance of survival in an earthquake than you would during … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Encounters

  Encounters (29 & 30.09.2013) Ali gave us a call, I’m stuck in traffic, I’ll be fifteen minutes late, sorry guys. Didn’t I tell you everybody is always late in this part of the World? And you can also be stuck … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Unexpected

  Unexpected (28/09/2013) Bahrain means “two seas” in Arabic, but since we landed we’ve hardly seen one, except from high perspectives. Get to the sea; that was the goal of an unusual Saturday road trip. The night before that, we … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Leave a comment