Monday,23 July, 2018
Current issue | Issue 1360, (14 - 20 September 2017)
Monday,23 July, 2018
Issue 1360, (14 - 20 September 2017)

Ahram Weekly

Mashrabia gallery participates at Beirut Art Fair with Mohamed Monaiseer's painting

Mashrabia gallery participates at Beirut Art Fair with Mohamed Monaiseer
Mashrabia gallery participates at Beirut Art Fair with Mohamed Monaiseer's painting

Art Mart

Cairo-Alexandria Desert Road, Abu Rawash, 6th of October, Egypt, Cairo, 0100 0773860

The gallery presents Egypt’s largest ever Summer Affordable Art Show. The concept of this exhibition is simply to provide a fun, friendly atmosphere to help you find the perfect piece that fits your taste, space and budget. The gallery will be displaying over 1500 art pieces by 120 of Egypt's most loved contemporary artists.

(The show will run all summer, with new art being added periodically).


Cairo Opera Complex

Gezira Exhibition Grounds, Zamalek, Tel 02 2739 0132/0144

Salah Taher gallery

Drawings by children of the Talents Development Centre (10-14 September).

A miscellaneous exhibition by Cairo University students (16-23 September).   

Music Library (Ziad Bakir) gallery

Oil paintings by Abdel-Nasser Al-Saadani (10-17 September).

Oil paintings by artists from Bulgaria (19-25 September).  

Palace of Arts

“Wings of Mexico,” two wings of bronze created by Mexico's world-renowned contemporary artist Jorge Marin placed upon an iron frame, above three steps of concrete, two isolated wings, that seemingly stand in thin air; then, someone climbs the steps, stands in front of them and, for that moment, it all makes sense. The sculpture will be placed in front of the entrance of the Palace of Arts building for six month until October.

The 39 General Exhibition 2017 covers different art genres and media (opening 20 September). 

Ceramic and Traditional Handicrafts Centre

1 Al-Imam St, behind Amr bin Al-Aas Mosque, Al-Fustat, Old Cairo, Tel 02 2364 3103

A permanent exhibition of the centre’s ceramic, brass, jewellery and khayameya products.

An exhibition displays the art production of Beit Gamil for Traditional Arts’s 7th batch of graduates (17-21 September).   



Contemporary Image Collective (CIC)

22 Abdel Khalek Tharwat St, 4th Floor, Downtown, Cairo, Tel 02 2396 4272

“I will defend myself,” a photography exhibition by Nadia Mounier
(19 September - 26 October).


Al-Ghouri Caravansary

Imam Mohamed Abdou St, off Al-Muaaz St with Al-Azhar, Tel 02 2514 7475

Permanent exhibition of the handicraft centre’s products, including pottery, brass artworks and jewellery.



18 Al-Mansour Mohamed St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 3349/01000 694940

“Twenty Plus: Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor,” an exhibition of sculpture and painting by an array of promising artists from Cairo, Alexandria and Luxor (12-24 September).



8 Kasr Al-Nile St, Giza, Tel 01149306098/ 01006018726

The 4th Cairo International Forum for Fine Arts (14- 21 September).



8 Champollion St, Downtown, Tel 02 2578 4494/ 0100 1704554

“The White Smoke,” a solo exhibition by Ahmed Sabry who has used media and digital image as a conceptual and visual source to his artistic career (17 September- 26 October).


Russian Cultural Centre

127 Tahrir St, Dokki Metro Station, Giza, Tel 02 3760 6371

“Caricature from Egypt and Russia,” a group exhibition features 52 cartoonist; 17 from Russia and 35 from Egypt. On the fringe of the exhibition, the centre will honour esteemed Egyptian cartoonist Gomaa Farahat (13-16 September).  



36 Ahmed Oraby St, Mohandeseen, Tel 02 3346 3242

“Art for All,” a group exhibition of paintings by the likes of Georges Bahgory, Gihan Raaouf, Essmat Dawestashi, Effat Hosny, Abdel-Aal Hassan, Ayman Salah Taher, Mohamed Al-Tarrawi, Nagwa Al-Ashri, Fatemah Refaat

(The exhibition is on until the end of the Summer season).



10 Nabarawy St, off Champollion St, Downtown. Tel 02 2576 8086

Factory Space

“In The Anticipation of a Future Need to Know,” is a four-part video installation in which artist Ash Moniz recasts the performative rituals involved in the production of official documents and physical records. In excavating the layers of meaning behind these records, this work exposes the way human conduct, movement, speech, and action is inscribed within the machinery of bureaucratic systems

(17 September- 1 November).



20 Hassan Sabry St, (entrance from Ibn Zinki St), Zamalek, Tel 0100 2792223

The Collector’s Eye IV,” an exhibition features modern and contemporary artworks by Egyptian artists (13-30 September).


Zamalek Art gallery

11 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 1240

Venue I & Venue II

“Masterpieces XVI,” a unique collective exhibition showcases paintings and sculptures (15 July-15 September).  





Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Tel (03) 4839999

Conference Centre, East Exhibition Hall

“First Time,” the 12th round of the exhibition showcases artworks by a group of young emerging artists (14 September- 7 October).

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