Al Bourj Building, Beirut
Al Bourj building, headquarters of Annahar daily newspaper, designed by the late Pierre El Khoury, a Lebanese architect. The banner portrait on the upper left corner of the building is a Lebanese journalist who was assassinated with a car bomb for his investigative reporting on Hezbollah.
Lane Barden's Photographs of Beirut
During 2012-2014 Lane made six trips to Beirut Lebanon to photograph for a variety of designers, developers, and architects. One of his clients, Solidere, commissioned him to photograph the newly developed Beirut City Center. Another client hired Lane to photograph a new port annex in Tripoli, Lebanon. There were many other commissions, and during his travels there, he made images of his own from parts of Beirut rarely seen and photographed.