Art Alert: 'Who are you' exhibition to open at Cairo's Townhouse

Ahram Online , Monday 6 Feb 2017

The pieces featured emerged from Townhouse' SAWA workshop and explore links between photography and text

who are you
(Photo: fragment from the promotional material of Who Are You exhibition)

An exhibition titled “Who are you?” will open Sunday 12 February and run through 17 February at Cairo's Townhouse gallery.

The exhibiton is the result of Townhouse SAWA workshop, one of the educational activities the gallery hosts on a regular basis. 

The featured works include photography and text, exploring the portrait as a map of the human heart.

The works on display "reveal people’s fears, maxims and hopes," read the exhibition's description.

The participating artists are Alhoda Khamis, Samar Anwar, Rawya Sadek, Ahmed Hamed, Mahmoud Hassaballah, Soher Elhefnawy, Mostafa Hedayat, Mayar Qotb, John Perkins, Ahmed Elbadry, Zeinab Mahmoud and Thora Gerstner.

Sunday 12 February
opening at 7pm
The exhibition will run through 17 February
Townhouse Gallery, 6 El Nabrawy Street, Downtown, Cairo

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