Aisha Fahmy Palace
1 Aziz Abaza St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 8211
The Complex of Arts
Paintings by artist and former culture minister Farouk Hosny
(26 February-19 March).
25 Orabi St, off Port Said, Maadi, Tel 010 19222220
“Parallel Spaces”, a duo exhibition of paintings by Fatma Abo Doma and Agnes Micyhalczyk (5 February-1 March).
Cairo Opera Complex
Gezira Exhibition Grounds, Zamalek
Salah Taher gallery
Tel 02 2739 0132/0144
Oil painting by Ali Fawzi (23February-2 March).
Music Library (Ziad Bakir) gallery
Oil painting by Mona Al-Sayyad (23February-2 March).
Ceramic and Traditional Handicrafts Centre
1 Al-Imam St, behind Amr bin Al-Aas Mosque, Al-Fustat, Old Cairo, Tel 02 2364 3103
A permanent exhibition of the centre’s ceramic, brass, jewellery and khayameya products.
Kasr Al-Sham’ St, Fustat, Old Cairo, behind the Hanging Church & Amr bin Al-Aas Mosque, next to Mar Girgis metro station, Tel 012 2192449/ 2361 0511
French artist Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos showcases her creative artworks inspired by the Queen of Egypt Cleopatra, where her entire work- in an entertaining images-deals with the representation of this historical face in the collective imagination. The exhibition is organised in cooperation with the French Cultural Institute (9 February-9 March).
23 B Ismail Mohamed St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 6239/0100 2155702
“From Egypt”, exhibition of paintings by artist Taha El-Korany (5-27 February).
Gezira Arts Centre
1 Al-Sheikh Al-Marsafi St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2737 3298/96
Ahmed Sabri Hall
“Echoes of Time 4”, paintings by Magdy Abdel-Aziz
Al-Hussein Fawzi Hall
“Circles of Stillness”, ceramic artworks by Marwa Zakaria
Ragheb Ayad Hall
“Laughter and Play”, sculptures by Nevine Farghaly (5-20 February).
Imam Mohamed Abdou St, off Al-Muaaz St with Al-Azhar, Tel 02 2514 7475
Permanent exhibition of the handicraft centre’s products, including pottery, brass artworks and jewellery.
Italian Cultural Institute
3 El-Sheikh El Marsafy St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 5423/2735 8791
“Fellini 100. The Book of Dreams”, exhibition of high definition reproductions of images of some pages of the “Book of Dreams” by Maestro Federico Fellini marking the centenary of his birth (closing 20 February).
80 Mohieddin Abul Ezz St, infront of the Shooting Club Gate 3, Dokki, Tel 02 3335 7507
Paintings by Britt Boutros Ghali (22 February- 7 March).
Mevlevi Dervish Architectural Complex
31 Al Suyuffeya St, Al Helmeya, Cairo, visitors are welcomed by appointments so contact the manager Mr. Salah Ramadan 0100 8716067
“Samaa Khana, Restorations and Restorers”, an exhibition of the activities of the working sites for the restoration and recovery of the monuments.
26A Elmontaza St, Zamalek, 3rd floor, Tel 012 73330416
Retrospective exhbition of the late Gameel Shafik (16 February-10 March).
Museum of Modern Egyptian Art
Cairo Opera House Grounds, Gezira, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 6667/65
Al-Bab Selim Hall
A retrospective exhibition of paintings by Ezmeralda Haddad (18-29 February).
30 Hassan Assem off Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 7544
Exhibition of paintings by Amina Salem (16 February- 3 March).
Exhibition of paintings by Adham Badawy (16 February- 3 March).
Villa No 39 Al Narges 35th settlement, 90's St, in front of Lake View Compound, New Cairo, Tel 0122 0000035
“Nothing Remains”, paintings by Ayman El-Semary (22 February-21 March).
6 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 012 70169291
“Solitude II”, paintings by Ashraf Zamzami (18 February-18 March).
13 Brazil St, 1st Floor, Zamalek, Tel 0111 294 7336
“Playing with Fire”, unique exhibition of bronze sculptures by Mohamed Abla
(closing 21 February).
14 Maraashli St, Zamalek, 2nd floor, apartment 4, Zamalek, Tel 0122 2429292
“Pencil Narratives”, exhibition will solely feature a unique pencil drawing on paper made between 2014 and 2020 by acclaimed Egyptian artist Nazir Tanbouli (4-29 February).
Tahrir Cultural Centre (TCC)
The American University in Cairo, Tahrir Square
“Beit Um Amel”, marks VJ Um Amel’s first solo exhibition in the Arab world. The Egyptian-American artist suggests there is no longer a digital divide between theory and practice, and that the integration of technology into our everyday lives means we are all already living an immersive digital experience
(13 February-11 March).
Margo Veillon Gallery
“Glitch” exhibition brings together a group of international artists to explore the ways our understandings of the past, present and future are mediated through technology (13 February-11 March).
“Corner of A Dream”, a solo exhibition by Bahia Shehab, professor at the AUC’s Department of Arts. The exhibitions are curated by Shiva Balaghi, senior advisor to the President and Provost of AUC for Arts and Cultural Programmes
(13 February-11 March).
Km 28,Cairo-Alexandria Desert Road, Abu Rawash, Giza-Egypt, 0100 0773860
“Solos in Parallel” exhibition’s fourth edition features internationally renowned artists Sayed Saad El Din and Gamal Meleka (closing 27 February).
20 Hassan Sabry St, (entrance from Ibn Zinki St), Zamalek, Tel 0100 2792223
“Thin Red Line”, paintings exhibition by Dina Abdel-Naby
(9 February-7 March).
“Do We Exist?”, paintings exhibition by Hakeem Abou-Kila
(9 February-7 March).
Zamalek Art gallery
11 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 1240
“Daydreams”, paintings by Hossam Dirar (16 February- 7 March).
“Reminiscence Scenes”, paintings by George Fikry Ibrahim
(16 February- 7 March).
Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Tel (03) 4839999
A permanent exhibition on the results of the Archaeological Mission of the University of Turin in Nelson Island
Compiled by Reham El-Adawi