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...

June Book Recommendations

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body By Roxane Gay This memoir explores food, self-image and weight, discussing sensitive issues about the relationship between food and the...

Modern Art Revives Ancient Glories at Aswan Symposium

On a hill overlooking the Nile, the symposium is home to huge sculpture works that are spread out in a big desert stretch where...

“Cinema for Humanity” Launches in Gouna

The First Edition of El Gouna Film Festival Launches in Egypt under the Slogan “Cinema for Humanity” The Founding Committee of El Gouna Film Festival...

The Wings of Mexico Land in Cairo

“Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?” Frida Kahlo Two huge wings stood there just before sunset. Posing to...

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