Life Through the Lens of Antikka

Photography has been a popular hobby and profession among Egyptians for years, however, customers became more meticulous when deciding on who they should hire.Hossam...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Art in the Open Air

Under the auspices of the Kafr El Sheikh Governorate and the Balteem Educational Administration as well as the Basamat Society for Plastic Artists, the...

Alwan wa Awtar: Transforming the Lives of Children

In 1992, Cairo inhabitants faced a shattering earthquake where many lost their homes along with their humble possessions. Among those were the inhabitants of...

Behind Ayda Mansour’s “Flowers in Abstract” at Eklego

Artist Ayda Mansour is currently displaying a collection of paintings at Eklego Design’s Zamalek branch. Eklego’s products range from furniture and lighting to home...

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