Founded in 2012, House of Today is a non-profit organization that identifies
, and connects
emerging Lebanese designers to create a relationship with design experts that will allow talent to develop. HoT is dedicated to the enrichment of Lebanon’s design culture.
Stemming from a desire to promote under recognized talent, House of Today is a platform that inspires, creates, and influences.
Led by Cherine Magrabi Tayeb, it is a natural collaboration between the country’s most fascinating people and the most promising members of its youth.
House of Today’s qualifying committee
selects new talent and potential in design. By identifying talent across Lebanon, HoT creates a repertoire of design for the region.
House of Today supports emerging designers throughout the various stages of creation through its extensive access to leading players in the design world. To further develop talent in Lebanon, HoT offers a scholarship program aimed at providing promising students in need with the opportunity to pursue an education in design.
Every 2 years, House of Today creates an event that showcases the collaboration between experts and emerging designers, who come together under a central theme to release a collection. Events are meticulously orchestrated to present a stellar collection that highlights the strengths, creativity, and talent of the Lebanese design field.
Often, and as part of its mission, House of Today raises funds to allow designers to showcase their creations at various institutions and galleries around the world.
House of Today connects design talent with established designers, design patrons, and collectors to create new possibilities and to instigate an open exchange of ideas around design. HoT also provides support and placement opportunities to help promising designers launch careers in the design field, through internships or job openings. House of Today is a gathering of great designers with great ideas.