• 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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دعوة للميسرين لتنظيم ورشة موزايك في عزبة خير الله
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    تستعين  “محطات للفن المعاصر” بعدد من الميسيرين والمتطوعين في مختلف المناطق الجغرافية التي تعمل بها في مصر تبحث “محطات” حاليا عن عدد من الميسيرين المتمتعين بمهارات متعددة للانضمام لفريق العمل القائم على تنفيذ مشروعات محطات الفنية   المنطقة الجغرافية عزبة خير الله – مصر القديمة – القاهرة   الهدف من التطوع المشاركة في […]

Art of Transit 9: Tales’ Nights
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A 5-day tour as a part of our Art of Transit project which features tours by performing artists and musicians through different decentralized cities in Egypt. The tour of a storytelling performance of the “Kalila & Dimna” stories, was accompanied by music and light design in the form of a contemporary performance during 10-15 June in […]

Co-Writing Lab
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Tales of Community Art and Art in Public Space” was a three-days co-writing lab organized in Cairo in spring 2017 by Mahtatat for Contemporary Art. The Co-writing lab is a space to document shared experiences, ideas and methods. The lab brought together forty-one artists, practitioners, and culture makers from Egypt, France, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, the Occupied Palestinian […]

Mosaic The Play Cave
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Mosaic Edition 5+6 Saturday 11th of February 2016 was our final day at Ezbet Khairallah working with Ruwwad and Tawasol and in partnership with Drosos Foundation on our #upcycling project installment for the local community as part of Mosaic for this year. And you can tell we had so much fun!!! Special thanks to the […]

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