beirut: organic glamour

© hotel phoenicia intercontinental - back in the days celebrating its 50th anniversary, the phoenicia intercontinental - a landmark luxury hotel along beirut's coastline - launches a week-long festival today that in turn celebrates the city's creativity through artists in various fields such as fashion, art, jewelry, architecture, dance and music. one of the many showcases held on the hotel's premises is an installation by leading fashion designer rabih kayrouz. dubbed organic glamour, it totally lives up to its name, incorporating two of his designs in a moss-covered arboreal structure that both symbolizes tranquility in the city and a suggestion of nobility and power. hotel location: boulevard souleïman franjieh [central beirut].
© maison rabih kayrouz - organic glamour...obviously!