Monday,25 March, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1389, (12 - 18 April 2018)
Monday,25 March, 2019
Issue 1389, (12 - 18 April 2018)

Ahram Weekly

Lina Osama's painting

Lina Osama
Lina Osama's painting on show at Nout Art Zone

Aisha Fahmy Palace
1 Aziz Abaza St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 8211
The Complex of Arts
“Treasures of Our Art Museums 2,” a unique exhibition showcases masterpieces of Coptic and Islamic textiles (closing 12 April).

25 Orabi St., off Port Said, Maadi, Tel 010 19222220
“2010 – 2017”, a collection that demonstrates the different stages and different works produced by artists Wessam Quraish and Ahmed Sabry between the years 2010 and 2017, where the subjects, mediums and topics of the artists varied (15-30 April).

Art Corner
12 Sayed Al-Bakri St, from Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 0122 2760212
“The Door”, paintings by Essam Kamal (3-15 April).

Cairo Opera Complex
Gezira Exhibition Grounds, Zamalek
Salah Taher gallery
Tel 02 2739 0132/0144
Oil paintings by Tarek Abdel-Aziz (10-16 April).
Music Library (Ziad Bakir)
Oil paintings by artists of the Egyptian Foundation for the Deaf (10-16 April).

The Capital
11 Youssef Kamel (Al-Gezira Al Wosta) St, Zamalek, Tel 010 25161678/01155262146/01207191333
“Case of Love”, paintings by Assem Abdel-Fattah (1-15 April).

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.

3A, Degla St, Mohandessein, Giza, Tel 01111 665868
“Generations of Art”, a group exhibition showcases masterpieces by late and contemporary artists: Youssef Kamel, Abdel-Aal Hassan, Ali Al-Ahwany, Mohamed Al-Nasser, Farid Fadel, Ayman Qadry and Mohamed Azmy
(4-30 April).

Gezira Arts Centre
1 Al-Sheikh Al-Marsafi St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2737 3298/96
Ahmed Sabri Hall
“Ceramics of Three Decades”, ceramic artworks by Ayman Gouda (4-24 April).
Al-Hussein Fawzi Hall
“The Tent is Yours”, installation by Sherine Anis (4-24 April).  
Ragheb Ayad Hall
“The Trees’ Leaves”, photography by Fathi Abdel-Salam (4-24 April).

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.

Al Kahila
15 Al Batal Ahmed Abdel-Aziz St, Mohandiseen, Tel 02 3304 0791/ 0122 8647511
“Woman Means The World”,  a group exhibition of paintings by the likes of Fotna Galal, Zizette Sultan, Dina Fadel, Hala Al-Sharouni, Hanan Youssef, Eman Hakim, Ashraf Khairat (9-19 April).

8 Champollion St, Downtown, Tel 02 2578 4494/ 0100 1704554
“Virtual Surfaces”, paintings by Mohamed Abdullah who continues his series of works based on an unstable and always moving structure (15 April -17 May).
At Mashrabia Annex : 15 Mahmoud Bassiouny st., Downtown-Cairo
“Suspended City”, group show is a journey into the endless ways of portraying life in the city of Cairo. It includes works by Amr Kafrawy, Hany Rashed, Hisham El-Zeiny, Nadia Mounir and others. Through collage, photographs and paintings, these artists construct their unique interpretations of what the city means. Through the curious gaze and introspective gaze of these artists, the public can explore the elusive nature of this sprawling capital (15 April -17 May).
(On Sunday 15 April, Mashrabia Gallery organises an Art Walk in the heart of Downtown Cairo to experience the two exhibitions starting at Mashrabia Gallery, you will continue on a walking tour through Downtown Cairo to Mashrabia’s Annex).

Al Mashrabia
80 Mohieddin Abul Ezz St, infront of the Shooting Club Gate 3, Dokki, Tel 02 3335 7507   
Paintings by Abdel-Khaleq Hussein and bronze sculptures by Salah Abdel-Rahman (14-28 April).

32 Bahgat Ali St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 1461
“Chercher La Femme”, paintings by Fatima Al-Shiati (18 April-2 May).

4A Ibn Zankai St, from Hassan Sabri, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 0604
“Out of Frame”, sculptures by Mohamed Abla (1-14 April).

Museum of Modern Egyptian Art
Cairo Opera House Grounds, Gezira, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 6667/65
Al-Bab Selim Hall
Artworks by Alaa Hegazy (10-31 April).

Nout Art Zone
12 A Maraashly St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2737 4743/ 0122 2727710/ 010 1051 5327
“Intersections”, a group exhibition of paintings by the likes of Lina Osama, Ahmed Al-Kutt, Marwa Youssef (11-26 April).  

SOMA art
14 Maraashli St, Zamalek, 2nd floor, apartment 4, Zamalek, Tel 0122 2429292
“Full Fathom Five”, artworks by Youssef Ragheb (17 April - 7 May).

30 Hassan Assem off Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 7544
Hall I
“Admirers of the Woman”, paintings worship the female beauty by Mustafa Rahma (1-16 April).
Hall II
“Generations”, a group exhibition by the likes of Al-Hussein Fawzi and Georges Bahgory (1-16 April).  

10 Nabarawy St, off Champollion St, Downtown. Tel 02 2576 8086
Factory Space “TakeCaire”, a handmade design start-up co-founded by Sylvie Blanchet and Emilie Kartsonas in 2012. The project merges the conceptualizations of young French designers with Egyptian artisans through a growing portfolio of pieces derived from their collaborative work. Each object reflects an encounter between designer and artisan – inspiring the birth of beautiful, functional, useful and innovative design objects. In support of the World Design Days (13-15 April), TakeCaire will transform the Factory Shop into a concept store telling the story of the project through a display of design objects. TakeCaire, is a startup project concerned with the preservation of traditional Egyptian know-how, the sustainability of local artisanal communities and the support of young designers’ immersion in the resources Egypt offers (13-24 April, 12pm - 9pm (closed 19 & 20 April).

20 Hassan Sabry St, (entrance from Ibn Zinki St), Zamalek, Tel 0100 2792223
New Space, First Foor
“Between H and G”, paintings by Hakeem Aboukila (4-25 April). Ground Floor
“A Very Special World”, paintings by Asmaa Genidi (4-25 April).  
Zamalek Art gallery
11 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 1240
Venue I
“Macrophobia”, sculptures by Kamal El-Feky (1-23 April).
Venue II
“The Road”, paintings and video art by Adel Mustafa (1-23 April).  


Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Tel (03) 4839999
BA Antiquities Museum
“Shrines of the Holy Horizon”, a photography exhibition on the solar phenomena on the Ancient Egyptian Chapels and Temples (closing 22 April).    



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