Responding to the Beirut Explosion, Creativity and Sustainability with Larissa von Planta and Sasha Reviakin

It’s the final episode and Arts Events Director Maddy Wright joins Larissa von Planta and Sasha Reviakin to chat about their experiences diving into the creative industry in Beirut. Larissa is a talented designer whose stunning collections reinstate the beauty of heritage and craftsmanship whom we were lucky enough to feature in our 2019 show. Sasha is DUCFS alumni whose creative and philanthropic drive has taken him to work for the World Bank as well as Lebanese relief projects. For more details on Larissa and Sasha’s work in Beirut, head to https://www.larissavonplanta.com/alsama where you can directly support Beirut artisans and gain some beautiful unique and sustainable clothing in the process.