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.
3A, Degla St, off Furat St, Mohandessein, Tel 01111 665868
“Small Art Works”, a group show displays 300 artworks by 100 artists (7 November-30 December).
14 Alahrar St, off Albatal Ahmed Abdel-Aziz, Mohandeseen, Tel 02 3365 8028
“After Corona”, a group miscellaneous exhibition showcases artworks representing different art genres such as sculpture, painting, drawing, ceramic, poetry, and music that have been produced during Covid-19 quarantine time (28 November-18 December).
Gezira Arts Centre
1 Al-Sheikh Al-Marsafi St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2737 3298/96
Ahmed Sabry Hall
“Vision”, oil paintings by Tayseer Hamed (2-12 December).
Ragheb Ayad Hall
“Soul Integration”, ceramics by Mohamed Saoudi
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/Egyptian Centre for Restoration and Antiquities (CIERA)
31 Al Suyuffeya St, Al Helmeya, Cairo, visitors are welcomed by appointments so contact the manager Mr. Salah Ramadan 0100 8716067
Architectural complex of the Mevlevi Dervish “Samaa Khana, Restorations and Restorers” permanent exhibition of the activities of the working/formation sites for the restoration and recovery of the monuments. Visitors are welcomed during the opening hours determined by the Ministry of Antiquities.
15 Al Batal Ahmed Abdel-Aziz St, Mohandiseen, Tel 02 3304 0791/ 0122 8647511
“Direction”, exhibition of paintings by artist Hosny Abou Bakr, Maya Shafie and Dina Mahmoud (14-24 December).
23 Hassan Assem St, Zamalek, 02 2735 3538/ 012 00999448
“You” exhibition of paintings by Hossam Saqr (5-31 December).
80 Mohieddin Abul Ezz St, infront of the Shooting Club Gate 3, Dokki, Tel 02 3335 7507
A group show of paintings by Yasmeen Mahdy, Hala Fekry, Rasha Bseiso, Mariam Tosson, Basma Ahmed, Dahlia Hammouda, Rania Rezq, Shahira Shoukry and many more (28 November-8 December).
Magdoub Design Studio
21 Ismail Mohamed St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2737 0778
“Neurotransmitters”, paintings by Asmaa Elnawawy
(15 November-10 December).
Mashrabia Gallery of Contemporary Art
10 and 15 Mahmoud Bassiouny St, Downtown, Tel 02 25784494
“Vitality”, first solo exhibition by video artist Marwan Elgamal
(2 December- 11 January).
4A Ibn Zankai St, from Hassan Sabri, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 0604
“Free Devastation”, show of paintings by Islam Zaher
(22 November-31 December).
14 Mohamed Anis St, facing Hilton Hotel, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 6204
“Old Alexandria”, oil paintings by Yasser Gaessa (6-19 December).
30 Hassan Assem off Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 7544
“Reflections” exhibition of paintings by Britt Boutros Ghali
(21 November- 10 December).
13 Brazil St, 1st Floor, Zamalek, Tel 0111294 7336
“Scrap Treasures”, exhibition of metal sculptures by Ammar Shiha
14 Maraashli St, Zamalek, 2nd floor, apartment 4, Zamalek, Tel 0122 2429292
“90 Days in the Studio”, paintings by Hany Rashed
(closing 7 December).
Km 28,Cairo-Alexandria Desert Road, Abu Rawash, Giza-Egypt, 0100 0773860
TAM.Gallery presents the 6th edition of its Cairo Art Fair. It is the largest and most exciting art exhibition of contemporary art in Egypt where over 140 artists are participating with more than 1500 artworks. Many new artists will be taking this CAF edition by storm and the gallery’s roster of artists are coming in with spectacular new collections created just for Cairo Art Fair. Showcasing well-established artists alongside upcoming stars has always been one of the gallery’s unique strategies to present an honest reflection of today’s Egyptian art scene. The artwork will periodically change throughout the duration of the show (4 December-31 January 2021).
Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Tel (03) 4839999
A permanent exhibition on the results of the Archaeological Mission of the University of Turin in Nelson Island.
*A version of this article appears in print in the 3 December, 2020 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly