In a world that has been reshaped by the internet, yet still remains in the clutches of institutionalized aesthetics, artist Ikon Chiba’s experimental style unpacks an aesthetic experience that is at once erratic...
Mahatat for Contemporary Art, a mobile art initiative, is trying to revive the art form in public spaces by hosting artistic projects in streets and touring throughout the country.
Stretching back into history, the streets of Egyptian towns and cities have often been filled with the sounds and colors of street performance — from the dynamic Islamic street celebrations known as "moulids...
Members of the public and gallery staff examine an Egyptian painted limestone statue of Sekhemka, Inspector of the Scribes, for sale by the Northampton Museum at Christie's auction house in central London on June 13, 2014. 
After a year of controversy, April 2016 saw the temporary export ban lifted on the 4500-year-old ancient Egyptian statue, "Sekhemka", sold in 2014 for £15.76m sterling to an anonymous Qatari Millionaire...
Ballerinas of Cairo explores the hidden beauty of the city
Inspired by the Dane Shitagi ballerina project, two young Egyptian directors-cum-amateur photographers have published a series of portraits of ballerinas on the streets of Cairo. It is a photo collection that depicts...
The Israeli newspaper Yediot Aharonot announced the recent printing of Alaa al-Aswany's "The Yacoubian Building" in Hebrew. The celebrated novel, written by the 58 year old writer and dentist, will now be...


Abdullah Mohamed Hani Zaher, 23, hopes for a fair trail as state prosecutors build their case...

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Cast member Chris Pratt at the premiere of ‘Jurassic World’ in Hollywood, California, June 9, 2015. The film made US$102 million for Universal this weekend.
The sequel to 2015 action blockbuster Jurassic World is set to start production...
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Authors are planning to “burn” their literary works in protest at...
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The Egyptian embassy in London received on Monday eight wooden strips belonging...
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Hankourab beach, which is characterized by the beauty of the beach
Many of us long to jump into the beautiful seas surrounding Egypt, exploring...
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Models display creations by Japanese designer Tsukasa Mikami at the 2016 Fall/Winter collection show
Men are in danger of falling off the catwalk in Europe.  Menswear shows,...
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Three members of the Spice Girls hinted at a reunion as they released a video...
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