Aug 1973 / Baalbek Blues 1, 2009
About the Artist
Karine Wehbé (b.1972, Lebanon) is a contemporary visual artist whose multi-disciplinary practice spans photography, cinema, archival footage, and geographic maps. Her work embeds intimate and public chronicles, drawing on adolescent experiences, cinematographic and musical influences, and the mechanisms of memory and nostalgia. Wehbe earned her BA from ESAG Penninghen, and lives and works in Beirut, Lebanon.