Omar Abdelaziz: First Egyptian Author to Break into the World of Fantasy

Having grown up surrounded by tales of children getting sent off to wizard school and several noble houses fighting a civil war over who...

Modernizing Traditional Art

Magdy Mostafa Using Multimedia in Installations A year before he graduated from the Faculty of Art in 2003, Mostafa started working with multimedia, playing around with...

The Cairo Choral Society

Founded in 1983 by Larry P. Catlin, The Cairo Choral Society has long since then been the angelic voice of long gone music composers. ...

Binti Band: From Belgium to Egypt

Music, singing and dancing has become part of Egypt’s heritage and has been in the lives of its residents since ancient times, playing a...

Yasser Mobarak Captures India’s Diversity

During a talk at Photopia, award-winning photographer Yasser Alaa Mobarak shared his work from an experience in India capturing the different sides to the...

Diwan’s Book Recommendations

Be creative with your gifts and make reading a habit for your friends and family.  Here are some of the books recommended and released...

The Silkworm: Heba El Sagheer Review

An Average Book by an Outstanding Writer If you tend to judge a book by its cover, you may feel hard-pressed to guess what Heba...

Award-Winning Artist Ibrahim Shalabi Combines Art with Values

When choosing a theme for their works, artists usually wait until they have enough paintings to qualify for a worthwhile exhibition. However, Ibrahim Shalabi...

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