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Mashrabia Gallery: Ahmed Kamel

Mashrabia Gallery: Ahmed Kamel

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3rd Mediterranean Urban Culture Gathering

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Summer of 2010 was the summer of festivals in Cairo. The people at Darb 1718…

Zamalek Art Gallery: Masterpieces VIII

Paintings and sculptures by nineteen renowned Egyptian artists are currently on display at the Zamalek…

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The September/ October Guide to Art Workshops in Cairo

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In the giant metropolis of Cairo, amongst the hustle and the bustle of the city's…

Darb 17 18: Souq El Gomaa

For years, Cairo’s Friday Market (Souq El Gomaa) has been one of the largest open-air…

The September Guide for Events in Cairo

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Over the last few weeks, our schedules have been jam-packed with many exciting events in…

Darb 17 18: A Voice from the Clouds

A vivid imagination can transport the mind to strange perceptions of reality and a whole…

Mawaweel Festival: Culture Aplenty, One Week Left

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Darb 1718 and Cairo Jazz Club Agency’s Mawaweel Festival is one week into their Ramadan…

Mawaweel: Ramadan Festivities at Darb 17 18

Following their successful collaboration on the Art Beat festival, Darb 17 18 and Cairo Jazz…

Al Masar Gallery: Contemporary Views III Exhibit

While the island of Zamalek is full of various art galleries, bookstores and coffee shops,…

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Samia Jaheen: Keeping the Poetic Arts Alive

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In the 1950s, the late Egyptian poet Fouad Haddad began his poetic career whilst a…

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Waseem El Tanahi

The Greek This place used to be great when it opened with fantastic authentic gyros. Now it seems to just…

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Ahmed Darwish

Riverside is Capping Off a Busy Festive Period with a Huge NYE Party Nice place to hang out with friends by the nile, a bit expensive though

Esraa Emam

Andrea Moved not exist any more........... please update ...........................................'''''''''!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!,,,,,,,,

Fady Victor

Nawab Best indian food in town and great customer service, the food came a little late but was delicious,…

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Karim Hedaya

Syriana: Easy Syrian Eats in Dokki Very rude staff. They were making fun of Egyptians ordering. It was good when it opened but now…

El Sawy Culturewheel: A Drop of Water for this Rose

Behind artist Mostafa Gebril’s wide smile and twinkling eyes, there is a hint of pain.…

CIC: View from Conolly’s Plot

CIC is currently holding its first exhibition in its newly acquired Downtown space with a…

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Darb 17 18: Contemporary Art in Cairo's Fustat Community

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Over the past few years, Cairo has witnessed a contemporary arts movement bloom in unbelievable…

Lot 17: Summertime Exhibit

If the heat waves weren’t enough of a clue, summer has officially started in Cairo…

Mahmoud Mukhtar Museum: Father of Modern Sculpture

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While the Mahmoud Mukhtar Museum might sound like yet another museum found on the posh…