Gregory Buchakjian/

historian, visual artist

Gregory Buchakjian


Gregory Buchakjian is an art historian and interdisciplinary visual artist. He lives and works in Beirut, where he was born in 1971. PhD graduate at Sorbonne Université, he is director of the School of Visual Arts at Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts (ALBA) where he co-founded Atelier de Recherche ALBA (1997-2004), a transdisciplinary platform that triggered public interventions in issues such as memory and space appropriation.