ArtLine Season 01 Recap | Lebanese Artists | Fine Line Production

ArtLine Season 01 Recap - Featured - Fine Line Production - Lebanese Artists - Lebanon

This article is a recap of Fine Line Production’s Season 01 of its video web series segment ArtLine in support of Lebanese artists.

ARTICLE by Yousif A. Salame

As part of its community outreach, Fine Line Production had the honor and privilege to meet and interview outstanding Lebanese up-and-coming artists. ArtLine is a series of web interviews for Lebanese up-and-coming artists. FREE for all Arts people in Lebanon, produced by Fine Line Production​.

If you’re a Lebanese artist and would like to be interviewed as part of our new season of ArtLine series, please follow this link and fill in the application.

Below are the 12 episodes from ArtLine – Season 1

Artline S01E01 | Ilat Knayzeh | Painter

Recap – Ilat Knayzeh​ is a painter and designer based in Lebanon. She is active in the film industry as a production designer. Ilat was featured in various #galleries and #exhibitions in Lebanon and has a permanent #installation in MACAM​ museum in Jbeil. She participated in several festivals around the MENA region.

You can read a full article about Ilat Knayzeh here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E02 | Zayna Ayyad | Painter

Recap – Zayna Ayyad is a Digital Media Specialist & Artist based in Lebanon. She is a communication Arts/ Journalism graduate, her interests are Social Media, Data Journalism, broadcasting and writing about social issues, trends, photography and arts.

You can read a full article about Zayna Ayyad here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E03 | Saad Kaderi | Actor & Comedian

Recap – Saad Kadiri is a Lebanese actor & filmmaker. He is a graduate of the Lebanese University.
Saad also participated in several movies, TVC’s, and TV series, as well as NGO campaigns.

You can read a full article about Saad Kadiri here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E04 | Kamal Hmaydan | Up-cycling Artist

Recap – Kamal Hmaydan is a Lebanese up-cycling artist. He spends his free time working on handmade lamps.

You can read a full article about Kamal Hmaydan here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E05 | Ghaleb Hawila | Calligrapher

Recap – Ghaleb Hawila is a Lebanese calligrapher & designer. He is a graduate of the AUST.
Ghaleb participated in several festivals, exhibitions, and other art projects.

You can read a full article about Ghaleb Hawila here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E06 | Nassib Bou Chebel | Multi Instrumentalist Musician

Recap – Nassib Bou Chebel is a multi instrumentalist musician from Beirut, Lebanon. He likes to perform on the streets, and his goal is to travel the world with his music.

You can read a full article about Nassib Bou Chebel here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E07 | Rafik El Hariri | Illustration Artist

Recap – Rafik El Hariri​ is a freelance GraphicDesigner and Storybook illustrator. He has worked with many clients and companies around the globe (UK, USA, Dubai, Australia) on illustration based projects be it music videos or children’s books.

You can read a full article about Rafik El Hariri​ here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E08 | Nooman Rifaii | Pencil Carving

Recap – Starting with carpenter and art pencils containing thick leads, Lebanese artist Nooman Rifaii uses very small and accurate knives to carve miniature rendering of hands, buildings, and various names and characters. This delicate process requires a good understanding of how much pressure the lead can withstand, but Nooman insists on pushing the boundaries of how much detail he can include in his work.

You can read a full article about Nooman here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E09 | Enzo Mokdad | Rap Singer

Recap – Enzo Mokdad is a Lebanese rap singer who has been on the rap scene since 2012. Born as Abbas Mokdad on August, 6th 1993 in Beirut, Lebanon.

You can read a full article about Enzo Mokdad here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E10 | Tala Dughman | Painter & Tattoo Artist

Recap – Tala Dughman​, a Lebanese painter and tattoo artist, graduated from the Lebanese American University – LAU​ in Communication Arts.
Ever since she was young, Tala dreams of becoming an animation artist and creating her own video game.

You can read a full article about Tala here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E11 | Dana Fakhoury | Music Producer

Recap – Dana Fakhoury​ recently going by the stage name Earlybird, started as a guitarist and a ukulele player for the The Missing Pixels​. After a long journey with the Missing Pixels, Earlybird grew more curious towards the production side of #music and what happens behind the scenes. So, she started attending short courses in “electronic” and music production and technology as well as teaching herself the craft, to reach a point where she started producing her own tracks; where she performs, arranges and mixes her own work.

You can read a full article about Earlybird here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine S01E12 | Kooks Rida | Stand-up Comedian

Recap – Kamal Hadi Rida, A.K.A. “Kooks” is a Lebanese actor and stand-up comedian. Kooks started doing stand-up comedy in 2010, influenced by great comedians such as George Carlin, Louis C.K., and Jim Jefferies, who according to Kooks, are all into the dark comedy scene.

You can read a full article about Kooks Rida here brought to you by Fine Line Production


ArtLine is brought to you by Fine Line Production

Produced by: Said Halawi
Directed by: Yousif A. Salame
Cinematography by: Hasan Salame
Production Design by: Ilat Knayzeh

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