Roberto Ruta

22 February 2019

FLAVOURS OF IRAQ by Feurat Alani and Leonard Cohen

The exhibition-installation at Cinema La Compagnia inspired by the animation film that tells the personal story of the Iraqi-French reporter Feurat Alani in the visual storytelling […]
21 February 2019

ISHKAR Craftmanship from countries at war

At the Cinema La Compagnia the pop-up shop exhibition dedicated to ISHKAR, the platform launched by Flore de Taisne and Edmund Le Brun promoting high-crafted items […]
19 February 2019

UNTIL WE RETURN: photo-exhibition by Dalia Khamissy

The Lebanese photographer, one of the most prominent name in Middle Eastern photography, tells the stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon and their desire to return […]
2 February 2019


18 December 2018

how to participate to the 10th edition!

HOW TO PARTICIPATE AT MIDDLE EAST NOW 2019 It’s now open the Call for Submissions of the 10th edition of Middle East Now, that will be held in Florence from 2 to 7 April […]
5 July 2018

MIDDLE EAST NOW / THE COLORS OF FEELINGS: the summer program of screenings at the Piazzale degli Uffizi

Four special screenings evenings (26 June, 3, 10 and 17 July) each one dedicated to a color in the beautiful venue of the Piazzale degli Uffizi, […]
9 April 2018

OUR SYRIA: RECIPES FROM HOME by Dina Mousawi e Itab Azzam

“Our Syria. Recipes from Home” is a collection of stories and recipes from one of the largest culinary cultures in the world, written by two young […]
8 April 2018

The artist residency in collaboration with CROSSWAY FOUNDATION: Ahaad Alamoudi

The recipient of the third edition of the “Middle East Now x Crossway Foundation Residency Programme” is Ahaad Alamoudi, a young artist born and raised between […]
8 April 2018

#EATING MIDDLE EAST: all the food tastings at this edition

Dai piatti che spopolano in rete alle ricette della cucina tradizionale siriana, ecco tutti gli aperitivi – degustazione dedicati alla cucina mediorientale. _ Giovedì 12 aprile […]