Kodak Passageway: An entry point on the work of Hassan Khan

      by Yasmine Nazmy photos from selected works by Hassan Khan I first met Hassan Khan 11 years ago when I was a student...

­­­­­Initiatives Headed by Designer Dalia Sadany

Dalia Sadany, is a creative Egyptian architect and interior designer. She is the recipient of 11 International awards including the Silver “A” award, and...

Giant Midgets

 Although small in size, Egyptian dwarfs are armed with high aspirations as well as the spirit of challenge. After decades marked by negligence and...

D-CAF returns to Cairo

compiled by Yasmine Nazmy Now in its third year, D-CAF (the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival) has established itself as a much-anticipated, annual event...

How Long Can It Float?

  By Mohamed Bably   What does The Devaluation of Egyptian Pound Mean   The devaluation of the Egyptian pound has been a crisis the country has been facing...

Card Artist Ahmed Refay

Playing cards when we were young was a hobby for most of us, but Ahmed Refay used the cards in a different kind of...

Renegotiating The #Cairene Narrative (Part2)

“History may say what it wishes in the name of Egypt. Egypt, for me, is the most beloved and most beautiful of things. I love her...

Street Food: An Icon in Egypt’s Heritage

By Rana Kamaly Street carts are, and always have been one of Egypt’s important cultural icons. Residents have become accustomed to their presence in all...

The Centenary of Raya and Sakina

May 2021 will mark the centenary of the execution of Raya and Sakina, two women who shocked early twentieth century Alexandrian society.  The duo...

Inventions Inspired By The Holy Qur’an

"Give me pieces of iron, till when he had leveled up the gap between the cliffs, he said : Bring me molten copper to...

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