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Hassan Choubassi

Deanat The International University of Beirut
Focus area: Art History

Hassan Choubassi is a visual artist and Associate Professor of Communication Arts, holder of a Ph.D. In Communication Media from the European Graduate School EGS, Switzerland 2014, with a thesis on the Politics of Mobile Connectivity, an MA in Scenic Design from Das Theatre, Academy of Theatre and Dance at the Amsterdam University of the Arts 2005, and a BA in Fine Arts from the Lebanese American University LAU 1996. Currently the Dean of the School of Arts at the International University of Beirut BIU and founding director of the Institute of Visual Communication IVC.
He has several research studies in the field of communication media, Mobile connectivity, digital and information technology in arts, augmented reality, new media in urban context, anthropological and intercultural city mapping, mobile media, alternative education, new modes of perception for university students.