Everything You Need to Know About the CSA’s Winter Fashion Buzz
Egypt’s leading advocate for multiculturalism and inclusivity is back with a spectacular event! The Community Service Association (CSA) is throwing another one of its galas celebrating the latest local and seasonal trends in fashion. The Winter Fashion Buzz will take place on December 4th and 5th in the CSA’s Maadi hub and features the 2023 autumn and winter collections of over 25 carefully selected local ethical and sustainable designers. Read the article for more information on the CSA and its upcoming event.
Weekend Guide: Chipmunk Trivia Night, Georgia Angiuli, & More!
Despite barely having a penny to our name after last week’s Black Friday events, we still want to spend the weekend right. So, no more buying discounted cat-shaped cookie cutters or baseball jerseys for teams you’ve heard of. This weekend, dedicate all the money you have left to good times and making memories with friends and family. And we’ve gathered all the events worth heading to in another Weekend Guide!
In Pictures: Jump Into Vibrant Detail With Ahmed Karam's Fine-Pointed Digital Paintings
Ahmed Karam makes paying vivid attention to detail look easy. The Egyptian painter, illustrator, and digital artist has a wide portfolio of impressionism-styled portraits. And whether his illustrations are of animals, famous movie and TV characters, or simple laypeople, the artist leaves no room for the imagination of detail as he attentively makes use of colours and brush strokes to depict his subjects' every feature and emotion. Check out his work below, and make sure to show the local freelance artist support!
Rahet Bally "Be Our Mamalisa!" Edition’s World of Motherhood and Children
Rahet Bally is back with another Rahet Bally Experience! The Be Our Mamalisa! edition of the annual family-curated event is all about art. So hurry and book your tickets for your family to engage with famous artwork, theatre performances, origami workshops, and many more fun and interactive activities! Read the article for more information.
Weekend Guide: Omar Khalifa, Ehab Tawfik, & More!
If all your social media platforms are loaded with ads about unnecessary fashion items, gadgets, and half-priced Basmati rice bags, then you’re officially informed that this weekend includes Black Friday. But if you don’t want to spend your weekend spending hefty sums of money and standing in lengthy shopping lines, then our weekly weekend guide is here to rescue you! Check out all the fun events and parties occurring this weekend for a good time.
In Pictures: Abdelrhman Mohamed's in Retro Vogue Movie Posters
Are you a fan of vintage? Abdelrhman Mohamed effortlessly brings back retro-themed Egyptian film posters. The artist illustrates modern-day albums, TV shows, and movies in the authentic old-fashioned style of Egypt's 1950s. And his work nails the style so down to the tee that you'd think his posters were created by the same illustrators of the iconic Pulp Fiction movie poster! See your favourite Western actors and artists depicted through the lens of Egypt's classic 50s era.
Cairo Design Week Launches in Egypt for the First Time
The wait for Cairo Design Week is over. The design-packed event is taking place from the 19th to the 25th of November in Korba, Heliopolis. Read the article for more information on Cairo Design Week and its significant elevation of art and design in Egypt.
Weekend Guide: Shababco, ZED Winter Fest Opening, & More!
You want to enjoy the weekend, but there’s nothing to do other than party and drink? If dealing with a morning hangover is not on your to-do list, then we have fun events for you to head to. Aside from cool parties, this weekend is also filled with art exhibits to inspire you, fun events for all families to enjoy, and standup comedy nights to make you forget all your troubles. Check out this weekend guide to see what suits your weekend plans best!
In Pictures: Moamn Aly's Starking Depiction of the Environment
With COP27 commencing, we're reminded of the toll our actions have on the environment. At times like these, it's important to remind ourselves as well as others of the necessity of saving our planet. One of the many ways one can do this is by highlighting the uniqueness and beauty of the environment. That is exactly what Moamn Aly does in his digital art; the underground Egyptian artist creates mesmerising images that encapsulate the grandness of different areas of the environment. His work also showcases just how small we as humans are to the environment's wonders, something that we all need to be reminded of when engaging in acts that can pose harm to our habitat.
Long-Live Tutankhamun: Egypt’s Archaeological Discoveries 100 Years Later
Marking a century since King Tutankhamun’s discovery, celebratory rememberings of the ancient Pharaoh’s significance have been witnessed throughout Egypt. However, this has not stopped the drive of Egyptian archaeologists to uncover a deeper understanding of the Pharaoh and our country’s past. Read this article for more information on Egypt’s recent artefact discoveries about King Tutankhamun’s tomb and the Saqqa site in Giza.