• About mahatat

    A Cairo-based social and cultural enterprise founded in 2011. Through contemporary art practices, Mahatat seeks to transform public spaces, create opportunities for exposure to the arts and offer needs-based learning experiences to artists, practitioners and entrepreneurs.

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  • Our Work

    We are facilitators, curators, consultants, and producers on matters related to arts in public space and community art. Collaborate with us

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  • Projects

    Opera on balconies, a wonderbox tour, street theatre, circus in the metro, a communal mosaic, marching band on the road, to name but a few…

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Performing artists and circus players in the Delta – please make sure to check out this opportunity here  right away!

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For those of you in Port Said, Alexandria or Cairo between August 2-11, don’t miss out on the ‘Zigzig’ tour in collaboration with Mahatat. It is a theatre performance that re-examines rape testimonies of Egyptian women by British Soldiers in 1919. Reserve your spot here

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On July 16, we transformed an abandoned space in Port Said through art. Check out the event here , and stay tuned for the toolkit on how you can do it too!

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