11 -17 February 1999
Issue No. 416
|Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875|
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Around the galleriesFORTY-FOUR SPONTANEOUS artists -- i.e. artists who have had no formal training -- from 14 governorates exhibit their work, 75 paintings and 55 sculptures, at the Rod Al-Farag Cultural Palace. Prizes were awarded to 14 artists including Ragab Ismail El-Gharbawi (Kafr Al-Sheikh), Hassan Abdel-Rassoul El-Sharq (Minya), Mahmoud Ibrahim Eissa (Aswan) and Nasser Ibrahim Nasr (Kafr Al-Sheikh).
Reviewed by Nagwa El-Ashri