Between 9 and 13 October, Mahatat for Contemporary Art, a Cairo-based art initiative that hosts artistic projects in public spaces, held their first tour across four Egyptian cities: Mansoura, Damietta, Port Said and Cairo.
The initiative is part of a Mahatat's Art of Transit, a project consisting of a few tours that involve professional artists who perform in public spaces as a form of artistic intervention.
The first tour included Abo Karim marching band and El-Kousha puppet theatre troupe, known for performing with giant puppets in public spaces.
Read more about Mahatat's Art of Transit and about their first stop in Mansoura.
Ahram Online is the official media sponsor of Mahatat for Contemporary Art's tours in Mansoura, Port Said, Damietta and Cairo.