25 Orabi St, off Port Said, Maadi, Tel 010 19222220
“Blue” group exhibitions of 14 artists such as Ahmed Raafat, Amir Khalil, Aya El-Hussieny, Mohamed Bassiouny, Nahla Darwish, Hana Khater, Natasha Yonan, Rana Samer, Mahmoud Talaa and Nahla Darwish (closing 13 August).
Al-Gamaliya, Al-Darb Al-Asfar Alley, Al-Muiz St, Tel 2591 3391
“From the Heritage of Caricature”, an exhibition showcases cartoons by late cartoonist Salah Gahin. The exhibition is held in collaboration with the Egyptian Caricature Society and the Caricature Museum in Fayoum
(27 July- 2 August).
Cairo Opera Complex
Gezira Exhibition Grounds, Zamalek
Salah Taher gallery
Tel 02 2739 0132/0144
Paintings by artist Medhat Mourad (1-8 August).
Music Library (Ziad Bakir) gallery
Paintings by Hassan Altokhy (11-18 August).
Palace of Arts
“Art … Memory of the Nation” is the title of the 42 General Exhibition
(opening 2 August).
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.
8 Kasr El Nile St, Floor 6, Downtown, Cairo, Tel 02 2575 9990/ 0100 6018726/ 01010645106
“The World in is Your Hands”, a miscellaneous exhibition of contemporary Egyptian art whether painting, drawing, photography, mosaic art, sculpture, ceramic and pottery ware as well as handicrafts (closing 29 July).
30 Hassan Assem off Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 7544
Hall I & Hall II
“Waves”, exhibition of paintings by Khaled Al-Hamza
(closing 15 August).
Villa No 39 Al Narges 35th settlement, 90's St, in front of Lake View Compound, New Cairo, Tel 0122 0000035
“New Summer Collection, Luxor Inspiration 2nd”, a group show includes the 2nd Luxor inspiration symposium’s artworks, which encompasses a variety of local and foreign artists (closing 31 August).
Diplo 3 Clubhouse, North Coast, now open everyday
The Summer Art Show 2021 Diplo edition brings artworks by your favorite Egyptian artists, such as Britt Boutros Ghali, Helmi El-Touni, Mohamed Rabie, Hesham Abdel-Moaaty, Amir Abdel Ghani, Ayyad Alnimer, Mohamed El-Sharkawy, Khadiga Abou Hussein, Mohamed El-Damarawy, and many more – all of which have adopted unique styles in their own right.
20 Hassan Sabry St, (entrance from Ibn Zinki St), Zamalek, Tel 0100 2792223
Ground Floor & First Floor
“UBUNTU Revisited” fifth edition of the gallery’s annual summer exhibition features works by Ahmed El-Badawi, Amgad El- Tohamy, Anita Toth, Dina Abdel-Naby, Doaa Fakher, Farah El- Shafei, Hakeem Abu Kila, Khaled Serag, Khaled Zaki, Moutaz Elemam, Mohamed Khedr, Mohamed Omran, Mona Omar, Nevine Farghaly, Omar Gabr, Sayeda Khalil, Sahar Alamir, Sarah El-Samman, Shereen Mustafa, Tarek El-Sheikh and many more
(closing 7 August).
Zamalek Art gallery
11 Brazil St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2735 1240
Venues I, II, III
“Masterpieces” for twenty consecutive years, the gallery has been presenting the best of artwork in its summer exhibition Masterpieces. This annual exhibition includes a unique collection of paintings and sculptures by a variety of artists from different generations. It includes artworks by late and current gifted artists such as Abdel Rahman El- Nashar, Gamal El-Seguiny, Rabab Nemr, Zeinab El-Seguiny, Gazebia Serri, Hana El-Seguiny, Farghali Abdel-Hafiz, Mustafa Abdel-Moati, Khaled Sorour, Gamal Abdel-Nasser, as well as Mohamed El-Fayoumi, Aya El-Fallah, Emmy Abdel-Baki, George Fikri, Hossam Darrar, Sam Shendi, Souad Mardam Bek, Carol Homsi, Kamal El Fiki, and Neamat El-Diwani
(continues until the end of August).
F8, Strip Mall-Sodic, Waslet Dahshour Road, Beverly Hills, Sheikh Zayed, 6th of October, Tel 01227009000/ 02 38863961/0111 2304440
“Summer Exhibition 2021” an uplifting collective exhibition and innovative display that art lovers would enjoy. It showcases sculptures and paintings by 11 prominent artists including Amy Abdel-Baky, Ayman Lotfy, Emad Ibrahim, Fathi Hassan, Hany El-Sayed, Hassan Kamel, Ibrahim El-Tanbouli, Mohamed Sabry, and Sameh Ismail
(continues until the end of September).
Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Tel (03) 4839999
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 29 July, 2021 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly.