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Sunday, 22 January 2017
Arts & Culture
Youssra El-Hawary spoke to Ahram Online about her career, studies in France, Egypt's independent music scene, and her future plans
Egyptian oboist Wessam Amin and Finnish violinist Laura Virtanen and pianist Marko Hilpo performed across Finland last week
While Gounod's Romeo and Juliet will be the fourth Met Opera screening to be held at AUC this academic year, it is the first public performance provided by this institution
Ahead of their concert on 15 January, young Egyptian mezzo-soprano Monica Georges talks about bringing Coptic spiritual music to a wider audience
To many musicians in the Levant, music became an answer to grief, an everlasting bridge between past and present, and a testimony of their unique cultures and identitites that are challenged by bitter realities
In their concerts on 7 and 8 December, the Cairo Choir Society conducted by John Baboukis interweaved Schubert's Mass in G with Mozart's motets
Currently on display at Gypsum Gallery in Cairo, Huda Lutfi's minimalistic portraits come from moments away from the urban, yet still retain her signature themes
119 works spanning a vast array of genres will be featured in this year's edition
A new photo exhibition that opened Thursday 5 January in Paris takes us inside the dwellings of some of the thousands ...
Google celebrates the late Egyptian painter, illustrator and musician on what would have been his 104th birthday
Ahram Online enumerates over 20 moments of triumph and pride in Egypt's visual arts scene of 2016, despite numerous challenges
Artist Riham El-Sadany is both an archaeologist and energy hunter in her new exhibition, Scent of Egypt, currently on display at Cairo's Gallery Misr
After winning the Muhr Feature Award for Best Actor at the 13th Dubai Intl Film Festival, Sobhy talks to Ahram Online about his career, how art changed his life, and how it impacts the community at large
The festival aims to raise awareness on the subject of mental health disorders and the trauma they can cause to patients and their families
The 'mother' figure in Egyptian cinema and theatre leaves behind performances many consider unforgettable
Ahram Online takes a quick look at some promising Egyptian films set to premiere in Egypt this year
With the growing popularity of Virtual Reality in the international film industry, Ahram Online looks into the present and future of VR and creative coding in Egypt
Following its screening at the Dubai International Film Festival, the film has now been released in Egyptian cinemas. Al-Ahram Hebdo talks to the director Magdy Ahmed Ali
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This year’s Berlinale European Film Market Industry Debates, which will take place between 10 and 12 February, will ...
The fourth edition of the festival is headed by Adel Ammar and will be dedicated to the late Egyptian actor Nour El-Sherif
Hany Shaker was awarded the Medal of Culture and Sciences and Arts, Degree of Excellence
Forum Expanded will also feature films from other Arab countries: Qatar, Lebanon and Palestine
If you wondered where many of Hollywood's A-list celebrities had gone during President Donald Trump's inauguration, ...
When Muhammad Ali wasn't jabbing or dancing in the ring, he sometimes dabbled as an artist. Now, 15 drawings created ...
Ahram Online publishes the list of films screening as part of the second Zawya's Short Film Festival, scheduled to take place between 26 and 28 January
Turkey's TV regulator has criticised a French singer who satirised the bloody New Year attack on an Istanbul nightclub, ...
Ahram Online highlights special events taking place this weekend
Haunted is Syrian filmmaker Liwaa Yazji's debut feature film
Two Arab films are set to take part in Berlinale Film Festival's Panorama Dokumente subsection
Bahgoury is one of the most prominent Egyptian painters and caricaturists
The Egyptian-Sudanese film You Will Die at Twenty is set to participate in the Berlinale 2017 Co-Production Market
The film won the best screenplay and best actor awards at Cannes
The band has been active since 2012
The exhibition will comprise works that range from expressionism and abstractionism to collage and journalistic drawings
The 46th Rotterdam International Film Festival will run between 25 January and 5 February
An exhibition will be held after the symposium to showcase the documentation of the street murals
Memory, history and change are some of the major keywords that will underpin this discussion on Alexandria and Beirut
"Star Wars" filmmaker George Lucas has settled on Los Angeles for the home of his $1 billion storytelling museum, ...
Gabr gave a concert with the Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra, including highlights from his own composition for the 2011 Egyptian film El Shoq (Lust)
Madame Tussauds unveiled a waxwork of Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan on Thursday ahead of the museum's opening ...
This edition will include new artists participating in the symposium, which will run from 21 January till 4 March
The screenings will be followed by a discussion with the director

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