‏Souad Mardam Bey’s exhibition at Zamalek art gallery is a must see

Reham El-Adawi , Wednesday 20 Jan 2021

Souad Mardam Bey
A painting by Souad Mardam Bey on show at Zamalek art gallery

25 Orabi St, off Port Said, Maadi, Tel 010 19222220
“Encounters”, exhibition of painting by artist Hala Sabet
(20 January-19 February). 

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.

Al-Ghouri Caravansary
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.

Mashrabia Gallery of Contemporary Art
10 and 15 Mahmoud Bassiouny St, Downtown, Tel 02 25784494
“A Sketch is a Sketch is a Sketch”, a solo exhibition by George Bahgory (17 January- 17 February).

4A Ibn Zankai St, from Hassan Sabri, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 0604
Exhibition of paintings by Mahmoud Abdallah
(17 January- 4 February).

30 Hassan Assem off Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 7544
Venue I
“Flowers, Flourishing Stories”, paintings by Farid Fadel
(23 January- 10 February).
Venue II
“The Size of the Galaxy”, paintings by Elham Saadallah
(23 January- 10 February).

Racotis Art
“Atmosphere” virtual exhibition is presented by Racotis Art to examine the current situation and the different surrounding conditions around us and how artists interact towards different affecting factors. It showcases 85 artworks by 22 emerging and well-established contemporary artists who are trying to estate different daily scenes to highlight how we feel and interact towards situations, places and times that we call circumstances. Racotis Art is an online gallery and consultancy platform that promotes exceptional and exciting Egyptian contemporary art. With 15 years of experience drawn from a broad range of backgrounds, interests and professional art knowledge in the Egyptian art scenes, the Racotis team endeavors to produce unique and personalized artwork installations. Participating artists: Ahmed Elzalabany, Taha Nasr, Ahmed Senbel, Mohamed Adel Dessouki, Ahmed Allam, Souad Abdel-Rassoul, Mohamed Ziada, Rania Abul Azm, Omnia Reda, Mohamed Elmasry, Eman Ossama and many more
(www.racotis.art, closing 31 January).

6 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 012 70169291
“Seasons”, artist Ahmed Farid’s fourth exhibition of paintings organized by the gallery (closing 25 January).

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. The artwork will periodically change throughout the duration of the show (closing 31 January).

20 Hassan Sabry St, (entrance from Ibn Zinki St), Zamalek, Tel 0100 2792223
Ground Floor
“Singularity”, earthenware, ceramics and clay by Khaled Sirag, Anita Toth and Hoda Ragaa (17 January- 6 February).
First Floor
“Self”, mixed media paintings by Tarek El-Sheikh
(17 January- 6 February).

F8, Strip Mall-Sodic, Waslet Dahshour Road, Beverly Hills, Sheikh Zayed, 6th of October, Tel 02 38863961/0111 2304440
“Re-Union”, paintings by Mohamed Sabry (16 January- 4 February). 

Zamalek Art gallery
11 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 1240
Venue I
“J’Al Perdu La Clé” paintings by Souad Mardam Bey
(10 January- 1 February).
Venue II
“A Diary of My Utopia”, paintings by Yasmine El-Hazek
(10 January- 1 February).


Bibliotheca Alexandrina
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 21 January, 2021 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly.


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