Last Update 0:15
Wednesday, 23 October 2019

Art Alert: Gallery Misr to host 'Illusions' art gallery

The exhibition by Egyptian artist Hanafy Mahmoud runs for two weeks

Ahram Online , Thursday 24 Mar 2016
from "ILLUSION" exhibition by Hanafy Mahmoud
Hanafy Mahmoud art work (Photo: courtesy of Gallery MISR)
Views: 1218
Views: 1218

Illusion, a painting exhibition by Egyptian artist Hanafy Mahmoud, opens at Gallery Misr starting 28 March till 14 April.

Mahmoud, who was born in 1970 in El-Wady El-Gadid governorate in southern Egypt, lives and works in Cairo.

He graduated from and worked as a researcher at the Faculty of Art Education at Helwan University, as well as a drawing teacher in the arts department at the American University in Cairo.

Mahmoud has held dozens of solo art exhibitions in Egypt, Amman, Frankfort and Venice.

According to the note accompanying the exhibition, Mahmoud's works focus on human sensual and psychological reactions to surrounding events.

Exhibition opening Monday, 28 March at 7pm
The exhibition will run until 14 April
Gallery Misr, 4A Ibn Zinky st., Zamalek, Cairo

For more arts and culture news and updates, follow Ahram Online Arts and Culture on Twitter at @AhramOnlineArts and on Facebook at Ahram Online: Arts & Culture

Short link:


Ahram Online welcomes readers' comments on all issues covered by the site, along with any criticisms and/or corrections. Readers are asked to limit their feedback to a maximum of 1000 characters (roughly 200 words). All comments/criticisms will, however, be subject to the following code
  • We will not publish comments which contain rude or abusive language, libelous statements, slander and personal attacks against any person/s.
  • We will not publish comments which contain racist remarks or any kind of racial or religious incitement against any group of people, in Egypt or outside it.
  • We welcome criticism of our reports and articles but we will not publish personal attacks, slander or fabrications directed against our reporters and contributing writers.
  • We reserve the right to correct, when at all possible, obvious errors in spelling and grammar. However, due to time and staffing constraints such corrections will not be made across the board or on a regular basis.

© 2010 Ahram Online.