• 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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SOCIAL CIRCUS AND STREET ART RESIDENCE AND TOUR IN EGYPT 27 September – 19 October 2016   Mahatat for Contemporary Arts (Egypt) collaborates with the French Institute in Egypt, Goethe Institute in Egypt and Robert Bosch Foundation and Vuesch association  (Germany) and Nomadways (France) to organize a circus residency and street art in the Nile […]

City Shadows
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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!

We are hiring!
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Mahatat for contemporary art is small-scale entity for art in public space and community art in Egypt, based in Cairo. We are seeking a dedicated and dynamic Communication and Logistics Officer to join our small team for immediate recruitment. The selected applicant will work closely with the Co-writing lab project coordinator on the implementation of […]

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