Cliff Makhoul is a Beirut-based photographer. After graduating with a BA in Photography from the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik in 2009, he started freelancing and experiencing photography through most of its facets. Makhoul has been the senior photographer for Beirut Jam Sessions since 2012, taking concert photographs of international and local artists.
He has been the senior laboratory assistant within the Photography Program at Notre Dame University-Louaizé (NDU) since 2013. He started teaching at the school of continuing education (SCE – NDU) in 2013 and in 2018 he accepted the position as a part-time faculty for teaching photography.
His Latest work ‘DevaL.L.uation’, a collaboration with photographer Noel Nasr was exhibited at Gallerie Tanit as part of their group show Togetherness.
BA in Photography / 2009
Notre Dame University-Louaize (NDU)
senior laboratory assistant / 2013 - Present
Beirut Jam Sessions
Senior Photographer / 2012 - Present
Exhibitions and Publications
DevaL.L.uation with Noel Nasr as part of ‘Togetherness” – Gallerie Tanit – 2021 / Exhibition
The Beirut Call. 1st ed. Bethlehem: Dar al-Kalima University College of Arts and Culture – 2021 / Publication
“October 17 – Second edition” – Janine Rubeiz Gallery – 2020 / Exhibition
كلنا للوطن – ثورة 17 تشرين – Publication / 2019
His photographs were part of a collective publication كلنا للوطن - ثورة 17 تشرين (The Oct. 17 Revolution) including 27 other photographers. Published by Fondation Diane – 2019
La ville, Architecture Urbaine du Hasard – 2010 / Exhibition
This work was part of a collective exhibition at Maaser el Shouf Festival – 2010
This work was part of a collective exhibition at Ehdeniyat International Festival – 2010