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TokTok2: Comics from the Egyptian Streets

TokTok2: Comics from the Egyptian Streets

Tache Art Gallery: Upscale Art Gallery on Outskirts of Cairo

Established in January 2011 by Cherine Badrawy and Taya Elzayadi, Tache Art Gallery at Designopolis…

Ana El Hekaya: Egyptian Storytelling with a Feminist Twist

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At the end of the 1990s, a group of academics, writers and researchers interested in…

Solitaire: Fragments of an Identity at Rawabet Theatre

Performed tonight and tomorrow at 7PM at the Rawabet Space for Performing Arts is Solitaire,…

Ayyam Gallery: Thaier Helal

Opened in late 2010, Ayyam Gallery is the newest addition to the chain of Ayyam…

Townhouse Gallery of Contemporary Art: ‘The Popular Show’ Exhibition

Contemporary art institutions are often known for their practiced exclusivity concerning the constant question of…

Radio Ta7rir: A New Radio Station Launches in Cairo

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Theory and conjecture has spoken about the power of social media for years, but it’s…

Cairo Jazz Festival: Live in Cairo

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2011 marks the third year of the Cairo Jazz Festival (CJF), which was launched by…

Mashrabia Gallery: Amre Heiba

Currently showing at Mashrabia Gallery in Downtown Cairo is ‘Still Life’, the latest collection of…

El Kattan Carpets: Carpet Factory and Heritage Site in Cairo

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Egypt has never been famous for its handmade carpets. Artefacts, falafel; yes, but carpets, not so…

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Cairo Street Art: The Art of Resistance

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'I want to see another President before I die, free-hand graffiti on the wall of…

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ahmed.magdy

Suicide Squad This movie had high expectations from fans but it is still not clear if its gonna succeed or…

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Chez Richard I want to share with you my awful experience in the salon Chez Richard (17 Off Abdel Moneim…

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Waseem El Tanahi

Paul Probably one of the better eateries in Downtown mall, Paul's serves up a good selection of pastries and…

Giving Back To Egypt: Art And Initiatives For Charity

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Egypt’s January 25th revolution has been, among many things, a very inspiring time for most…

Cairo Guide to Art Galleries: Find The Art in Your Neighbourhood

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From the Cairo/Alex Desert Road to the winding alleyways of Downtown, various independent and institutionalized…

El Sawy Culturewheel: 25th of January Photography

To the ordinary Egyptian, the past month has been nothing short of a surreal storm,…

The Popular Show at Townhouse: A Space for All Egyptian Artists!

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Have you ever wanted to showcase your artwork but never had the chance to? Well,…

El Hakim Mosque: One of Cairo’s Oldest Mosques

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A visit to El Hakim Mosque is often overlooked in favour of Cairo’s countless other…