beirut: 0.91 cubic meter

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we talked about carwan gallery's historic new location in a previous post, but only briefly mentioned its inaugural show. it's entitled 0.91 cubic meter and presents designs by 200grs. a.k.a. rana haddad and pascal hachem, a design duo based in beirut. showcased across the premises of the historic venue is a limited edition collection of tables, consoles and objects, crafted from wood and brass, and shaped in sleek geometric forms. with this series haddad and hachem explored the balance between handwork and basic machinery. all items have been exclusively made for carwan gallery [on through jan 10]. location: villa paradiso, rue mar antonios [gemmayzeh].

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