Thursday,19 October, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1363, (5 - 11 October 2017)
Thursday,19 October, 2017
Issue 1363, (5 - 11 October 2017)

Ahram Weekly

‏"A Very Special Dialogue" at Khanalmaghraby gallery

‏"A Very Special Dialogue" at Khanalmaghraby gallery
‏"A Very Special Dialogue" at Khanalmaghraby gallery

Al-Ahram Art Gallery

Al-Galaa St, Ramses, Tel 16545
“Egypt First International Salon,” features 80 artists from 12 countries
(2-12 October).  

The American University in Cairo
New Cairo Campus, Abdul Latif Jameel Hall, Plaza Level, Tel 02 2615 3318
The Photographic Gallery
“Intifadat Al Aqsa,” a photographic exhibition from the gallery’s archival collection by Palestinian photographer Osama Silwadi. The exhibition is a collection of coloured photographs, which cover the Al Aqsa Intifada of 2000 and which resulted in Silwadi being lightly wounded by Israeli gunfire (closing 19 October).

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
Oil paintings by Khaled Hano (closing 8 October).
“Science and Creativity,” a miscellaneous exhibition (10-17 October).  
Music Library (Ziad Bakir) gallery
Oil paintings by Sayed Al-Bebany (4-11 October).
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 is placed in front of the entrance of the Palace of Arts building until 31 October.
The 39 General Exhibition 2017 honours artists: Gaber Hegazi, Gamil Shafik, Said Hedaya, Ahmed Shiha (closing 8 October).  
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.

 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 Mounir (closing 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.

Khanalmaghraby
18 Al-Mansour Mohamed St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 3349/010 94005971  
“A Very Special Dialogue,” an exhibition of sculpture by Ahmed Nabil, Sameh Bakr, Mohamed Al-Fayoumi, Wael Karem, Sultan Khaled and many more (closing 5 October).  

Mashrabia
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 (closing 26 October).

Picasso
30 Hassan Assem off Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 7544
“Crossroads,” paintings by Mohamed Ardash (1-20 October).
“My World,” paintings by Britt Boutros Ghali (1-20 October).

Safarkhan
6 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 012 70169291
“Eve's World,” paintings by Hend El-Falafly (3-21 October).

Salama
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).

Townhouse
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
(closing 1 November).

Zamalek Art gallery
11 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 1240
Venue I
Sculpture, ceramics and oil paintings by Kamal Ebeid (1918-2003) (closing 11 October).    
Venue II
Ceramics exhibition by Mohie El-Din Hussein (closing 11 October).   


ALEXANDRIA

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 (closing 7 October).

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