The Word سلام (Peace) Will Be Seen In Beirut From Space!

has witnessed many wars and conflicts during the past decades. But its wounds are healed, and is moving on. Unfortunately,  is still represented as a war zone and a place where you do not want to be. Ashekman decided to change this perception that people have of with its new project that took 2 years of preparation!

Sending peace from to the world

A gigantic Arabic calligraphy of the word سلام (peace in Arabic) will be painted on rooftops of Ouz ville. It will be viewed from space. Thus, showing the world (including hypothetical extraterrestrial beings) that is a country of diversity, tolerance and peace. The project is supported by

Ayad Nasser

 and

curator19.90

ASHEKMAN is an Arabic street art concept based in . It specializes in Arabic Graffiti, Calligraphy, Arabic rap music and Arabic street wear. ASHEKMAN’s mission is to revive the Arabic rich culture and history through art.


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