Picasso East's miscellaneous group exhibition is not to be missed

Reham El-Adawi , Tuesday 2 Apr 2024

A painting on show at Picasso East gallery
A painting on show at Picasso East gallery

 

Arcade

25 Orabi St, off Port Said, Maadi, Tel 010 19222220

“The Curse of the Unexpected Verdicts” a duo art exhibition by artists Hamza Mohamed and WeirDo (1-20 April).  

 

Bibliothek 

Arkan Plaza, Extension of Sheikh Zayed District, Giza, F3, Second Floor, Tel 010 66860098/010 66500748

“Bursts of Inspiration” exhibition features textiles made by the tentmakers of Cairo. The exhibition celebrates Khayameya, Egypt's traditional tent making craft, which has been a vibrant part of the country's heritage for centuries. It highlights how this craft adapts to modern society while preserving its rich cultural roots, showcasing both traditional themes and innovative interpretations inspired by everyday life (8 March- 8 April). 

 

 

Cairo Opera Complex

Gezira Exhibition Grounds, Zamalek

Salah Taher gallery

Tel 02 2739 0132/0144

Painting exhibition by Walid Gahin (15-22 April). 

 

 

Duroub 

4 Amrika Al-Latiniya St, Garden City, Tel 02 2796 2881/ 2794 7951

“Ramadaniat” the annual group exhibition of Ramadan by the likes of Adham Lotfy, Galal El-Husseiny, Salwa Roushdy, Ammar Shiha, Gamal Mahmoud, Lina Amin, Wagih Yassa, the late Mohamed El-Tarawi, Ahmed Badawi and many more 

(9 March - 7 April). 

 

 

Ebdaa

Al Rabwa Mall, Al Rabwa Compound, Gate 3, Al-Sheikh Zayed, Tel 01555067305/01223125441

Ramadan working hours from 12pm-3pm and from 9pm-2pm, except Fridays

A retrospective exhibition by artist Prof. Abdel-Ghaffar Shedid

(6 March- 6 April). 

 

 

CLEG

Villa CLEG 118 Diplomatic district, El-Sheikh Zayed, Tel 0101 2705242

“Changing Lives” a collective charity exhibition 

(11 March - 9 April). 

 

 

Al-Hanager Arts Centre

Cairo Opera Complex, Gezira Exhibition Grounds, Zamalek, Tel 

Tel 02 2735 6861

Adam Henein Hall

Exhibition of Adam Henein Sculpture Contest's 8th round 

(closing 5 April).  

 

 

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.

 

 

Mashrabia Gallery of Contemporary Art

15 Mahmoud Bassiouny St, Downtown, Cairo, Tel 02 2578 4494,   

open daily from 11am to 8pm except Fridays

"My Favorite Things 8" annual all-girls exhibition started in 2016 as a small group exhibition, showing the artworks of three chosen women artists; featured by Mashrabia as the revelation of the season. This year's selection features 20 female artists, most of them participating for the first time (31 March- 8 May).

 

 

 

Al Mashhad

23 b Ismail Mohamed St, off Abu El-Feda, Zamalek, 01211100727

The opening ceremony of the city's new artistic hub presents a unique group show by a bevy of iconic artists such as the late sculptor Adam Henein, and the contemporaries Farouk Hosny, Essam Darwish, Hassan Kamel, Reda Abdel-Rahman, Abdel-Aziz Saab, Sabry Mansour, Tarek El-Sheikh, Hany Faisal, Wael Darwish, Gihan Soliman, Khaled Hafez and many more (6 March - 6 May).   

 

 

The Nox

 Plot 341 to 345, Markaz El-Madina, N Teseen St, New Cairo 1, Cairo Governorate

“Ramadan Collection” a group exhibition by Cordoba gallery showcases artworks by an array of artists such as Abdel-Aal, Ahmed Selim, Ammar Shiha, Fayrouz Samir, Mai Heshmat, Mostafa Hosny, Miriam Hathout, Rania El-Hakim, and 

Taher Abdel-Azim (closing 10 April). 

 

 

Picasso East

Villa No 39 Al Narges 35th settlement, 90's St, in front of Lake View Compound, New Cairo, Tel 0122 0000035  

“Ambiance” a miscellaneous group exhibition of painting, pottery, and sculpture (17 March- 15 April). 

 

 

TAM

District 5, Marakez, Cairo Sokhna Road, before Master Express Gas Station, entrance from Gate 3, weekdays (Sun-Thurs), 10am-6pm, Tel 01000773860

The 7th edition of "Solos in Parallel" exhibition showcases the works of the iconic artists Britt Boutros Ghali and Helmy El-Tony and aims to take you on a journey between two contrasting worlds at the same time (closing 9 April).

 

 

UBUNTU

20 Hassan Sabry St, (entrance from Ibn Zinki St), Zamalek, Tel 0100 2792223

First Floor

“Mediocre Comedy” exhibition of painting by Eslam Seif El-Nasr
(closing 9 April). 

 

 

Yassin art gallery

159, 26th July St, Behind Diwan Bookstore, Zamalek, Tel 01271170035

“Art Cairo” collective exhibition of contemporary visual art 

(till the end of Ramadan). 

 

 

ALEXANDRIA 

 

Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Port Said St, Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Tel (03) 4839999 

Archeological Museum

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 4 April, 2024 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly

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