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Refugee Film Festival: A Call for Hope

Refugee Film Festival: A Call for Hope


Project Yourself: Cairo's Raw Talent Gets to See the Light

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If you take a superficial look at Cairo’s perfoming arts scene, either by catching a…

Greater Cairo Public Library: Study Haven Rough Around the Edges

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Have you ever heard of the Greater Cairo Public Library? Well we had, but didn’t…


Art Beat Festival: Calling all Art Lovers

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Cairo is such a culturally rich city, running deep with musical and artistic talent. It…

Mr. & Mrs. Mahmoud Khalil Museum:Take a Step Back In History

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Mohammed Mahmoud Khalil was a prominent politician, minister of agriculture, and speaker of the senate.…

Lot 17: Black or White Exhibit

One of the great things about walking around in Zamalek on a sunny afternoon is…

Darb 17 18 En Vogue: The Skinny on Their Recycled Fashion Show

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Whether we choose to actively participate in trends or not, fashion is a part of…

Townhouse Gallery of Contemporary Art: Cairo’s Leading Independent Art Space

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In many international cities, established art spaces are usually located in high-class neighbourhoods and boast…

Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin: The Men Behind The Buzz of Egyptian Surrealists

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Many people think that photography, like other arts, is simply driven by beauty. Five minutes…


Museum of Modern Egyptian Art: Art is Everywhere

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While this quasi-art enthusiast will jump at the chance to scope out a collection of…


Francesc Ruiz: CIC’s New Comic Book Sensation

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Comic books are all too often assumed to be for a young audience, but Catalan…

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Fat Cow thee sandwiches : Honky Tonk & Swiss and The Smoke house Two people sick and 1 went to…


Seecoz: ‘Street Greek’ On Fleek in New Cairo So authentic and tasty!

Janna Mohamed

Costa Coffee انا ذهبت للفرع دا النهاردة و محدش جه لمدة نصف ساعة قمت و مشيت الخدمة مقرفة بصراحة It…

Mohamad El-Wakeel

Interstellar Black holes, relativity, singularity, the fifth dimension! The talk is grand. There’s a problem, however. Delivered in rushed…

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Judy Mohamed

La Villa verygood

Waseem El Tanahi

Osana Family Wellness Escape Cairo at what is possibly the most laid back villa and garden space in the city. Brimming…

Al Kahila Art Gallery: Bridging the Classic and the Modern

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Finding that perfect painting or sketch to finally complete your home’s décor can be a…

Peace Message: Singing for Unity

Rarely do we attend a spiritual performance that leaves the audience with an overwhelming sense…

Special Exhumation of the Egyptian Surrealist Movement

Most Cairenes, including those in the art community, had never heard of the Egyptian Surrealist…

El Ghouri Complex: Stepping Back in Time

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There’s an eerie sense of calm around you as you walk down the large stone…

Metanoia: An Exhibition by Nermine Hammam

Sometimes, the subject of an art exhibit is so shocking and the approach so alarming…