Cairo Culture

Disorder

Disorder!

Last night, as part of the D-Caf Festival, we watched the French film Disorder at Zawya, directed and co-written by A…

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Farewell, Wonder Child

Today Egypt has lost one of its greatest entertainers. Fayrouz, born Perouz Artin Kalfayan, passed away today. Known …

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Published before 30!

It’s time we shed some light on Egyptian writers who were able to publish their first book before tuning 30. That’s a…

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Rowayat for Everyone

The concept of a literary journal is not foreign to Egyptians, but much like all kinds of literature, it’s most…

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Darb1718 Turns 6!

One of our favorite art and culture centers turned 6 last night. Darb1718 celebrated its anniversary the way we had h…

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Conceptual Craze

Amina Zaher is a self-taught photographer. When describing her work she says, “it’s conceptual/Fine Art photography. …

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Amina’s Impressions

This weekend, we had the chance to meet with Amina Salem at Picasso Art Gallery in Zamalek where she exhibited a wond…

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Hanan’s Muses

With striking bold colors, broad lines and impeccable female portraits employed in each painting of hers, Hanan Ghane…

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Lilian’s Persona

Last December witnessed Lilian Wagdy’s very first photography gallery. The gallery, set up in Alqa’a Aldaiqa in Moham…

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2 Zobbat

‘2 Zobbat’ is the worthy follower of Essam Youssef’s bestseller ‘1/4 Grams’. Hardly on the shelves this one has alrea…

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Townhouse Gallery

15 years of embracing women in art   Fifteen years ago, Townhouse opened its doors as the first independent art …

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Hakawy Festival

Storytelling Art   The second edition of the Hakawy International Arts Festival for children came to an end Wedn…

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Beirut Arts in Dokki

Beirut is a new art initiative and exhibition space that considers institution building as a curatorial act. “We are …

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Hard Talk With A Clown

I have interviewed all of them. Super stars, cinema legends, best-selling authors and politicians, but it never occur…

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Kharabeesh Cartoons

Unforgettable Humorous Videos Kharabeesh is a media entertainment network for Arab Internet users mainly on YouTube, …

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3alganoob Festival

Music from the Soothing South   Think of one of the best music festival you have attended, and place it 800 Kilo…

Revolutionary Art

“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” Steve Jobs. Egyptians have definitely proven to be true l…