What our friends are up to… Intervention: Urban Renovation

An incredible Initiative. True Urban In(ter)vention in Beirut.

Mind Your Humanity

The beauty of a city revitalized. The captivating power of beauty revisited.


A young group of designers have taken it upon themselves to make change “happen”. A team of enthusiasts wanting to turn different corners around Lebanon into a new “beautiful”. The Dihzahyners have chosen to revisit stairs, walls, and everything with a story to tell, brush off the dust and bring it into the era of color.
Lana Chukri was a speaker at TEDxLAU’s first main event: “Unleash Your Passion”. She spoke on behalf of the Dihzahyners, and introduced Paint Up as an initiative. The passionate speaker encouraged the audience to take action just as they did.


Watch her talk HERE.

The Dihzahyners continue to encourage others to do the same, as well as invite people to join them. We had a few questions to ask them, and here’s how it went…

Since Lana Chukri’s talk at TEDxLAU’s…

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About Reine Azzi

An instructor who teaches so many different courses at university! Best way to remain passionately challenged! I'm also the licensee, curator, and host of TEDxLAU which adds so much excitement to my life!
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