Studio Noir Clair is a multidisciplinary studio that is constantly evolving into all types of design forms. The studio is based in Beirut and consists of a talented team which navigates interior architecture projects, product design, oversees scenographic projects, curates and produces art exhibitions, and spearheads creative strategies into business concept and experiences. Their office culture is a healthy and equal space for sharing ideas; the team is in charge of brainstorming, designing, producing 3D visuals, and executing the projects.
Their office has delivered high-end projects in Lebanon and abroad. They have also taken part in an art installation for Beirut Art Fair 2018, exhibited product designs at Beirut Design Fair 2019, and curated and exhibited several art projects around Beirut.
DONNA MARIA FEGHALI
With over 10 years of experience in multidisciplinary design and interior architecture, Donna Maria Feghali has been a constant in the Lebanese art and design scene for years. After obtaining a degree in fine arts and interior architecture, she indulged in an impressive career that took on many roles.
Her passion for design and arts led her to establish her own multidisciplinary studio in 2012, studio Noir Clair, and Retrieving Beirut in 2016. Retrieving Beirut is a cultural platform for established and emerging artists and designers in the MENA region. As the founding director of Noir Clair and Retrieving Beirut, Feghali is heavily involved in selecting artists for exhibitions and installations, seeing through collaborations, and execution of projects.
In 2017, Feghali added to her life education and gained branding experience in the high-end fashion industry. She was mentored by Najla Maatouk, a highly influential person in the fashion industry with more than 45 years of experience. Maatouk has thoroughly taught her valuable experiences in branding consultancy, identity development, and marketing for the Gulf region and Europe. Since then, she has collaborated with big names such as Etro, Stella McCartney, and Chloe on several projects.