By featuring conscripted Lebanese men in an innovative and artistic way," the BBAP wrote in its press release, "Lahoud tries to show how this experience changed and shaped their lives.
To mark its fifth anniversary, the BBAP also organized a second on-site exhibition at BAF, "New World/Nouveau Monde," featuring the works of five past BBAP laureates -- Myriam Boulos, Ghaleb Cabbabe, Tarek Haddad, Lama Mattar, and Carmen Yahchouchi.
steering group has two further high-profile fundraising events taking place this month.
The ten works in the BBAP
show run the gamut of photographic practice -- portrait and landscape images, documentary-style shots and staged vistas, color and black-and-white.
The selection panel includes Michaela Crimmin, co-director of Culture + Con-flict and previously head of arts at the RSA, Lisa Le Feuvre, head of sculpture studies at the Henry Moore Institute in Leeds, Sally Shaw, head of programmes at Modern Art Oxford, Toby Watley, director of collections, Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery and Beverley Nielsen, director corporate affairs, Birmingham City University & BBAP steering group.
The panel will put their recommendations to the BBAP steering group which will decide the winning entry in four stages over the next two years.