Beirut: Eye of the Storm w/ Seven Villages
Co-presented film screening with Toronto Palestine Film Festival, in person (Toronto) Sept 22, online Sept 22-28.
Published essay in Spring 2022 issue: “Don’t Forget to Count Your Blessings: The Summer of 2020”
Group exhibition curated by Myriam Farah Cobb and Darren Pottie at SPAO Gallery (Ottawa), May 20 to October 1, 2022.
Lebanon’s Rose وردة لبنان
Window Gallery exhibition, November 4, 2022 to January 9, 2023, Xpace Culture Centre (Toronto).
qumra, reflections on world cinema; a new collaboration between SWANA Film Festival, MENA Film Festival, and Toronto Arab Film Festival. Issue 1: Take 1 available now.
2021 Artist Edition Tote for Peripheral Review available for sale.
Emerging Digital Artists Award
Honourable Mention for the 2021 EDAA, Trinity Square Video.
Best Artzine Award
Best Manitoba Short Film
Don’t Forget the Water, winner of Jury Prize and Audience Choice Award, 2021 Gimli Film Festival.
Meet Lebanese-Canadian Christina Hajjar Who Is Defying Social Norms Through Art
Artist profile on 961, Lebanese independent media outlet.
Responses to the 2022 SWANA Film Festival
Responses to Don’t Forget to Count Your Blessings
Review by Shima Aghaaminiha & Shamim Aghaaminiha, Neutral Ground Artist-Run Centre.
Review by Abedar Kamgari, PLATFORM Centre for Photographic + Digital Arts.
Poetic response by Banah el Ghadbanah, PLATFORM Centre for Photographic + Digital Arts.
Q & A: Christina Hajjar. Discussing the aesthetics of queer diaspora and the everyday.
Interview by Lindsay Inglis, Galleries West.