Projects Timeline

2017

tales’ nights

June 18, 2017
tales’ nights

A 5-day tour of a storytelling performance of the “Kalila & Dimna” stories, accompanied by a music and light design in the form of a contemporary performance during Ramadan evenings of 2017

2017

co-writing lab

April 5, 2017
co-writing lab

A three-day co-writing lab that strives to bring together artistic knowledge and expertise from all over the Arab region, and harvest creative experience to create a hands-on guide about contemporary public art and community art movements in the Arab World.

2017

the play cave

February 11, 2017
the play cave

The Play Cave was our final event for the Mosaic project which took place at Ezbet Khairallah working with Ruwwad and Tawasol and in partnership with Drosos Foundation on our #upcycling project installment for the local community.

2016
cultural entrepreneurship in egypt

This project helped develop innovative and independent cultural enterprises that target community and market needs with income generating cultural interventions…

2016

circ’us

October 20, 2016
circ’us

Social circus is an innovative artistic intervention based on the circus arts…

2016

people & heritage

October 14, 2016
people & heritage

Much like private and public spaces, urban myth and urban reality often converge…

2016

city shadows

July 17, 2016
city shadows

A toolkit on how to transform abandoned spaces through the arts…

2016

art of transit

July 16, 2016
art of transit

Art of Transit features artistic tours by artists in public spaces and streets across the Nile Delta region of Egypt…

2016

face to face

April 20, 2016
face to face

The Face to Face program sets up a space for artists and cultural operators to learn and exchange skills

2016
disrupt for performing arts

3-­day training and competition opportunity for performing artists to transform their ideas into business models

2015

mosaic

August 14, 2015
mosaic

Mosaic is based on collaborative interventions implemented in neighborhoods with community based initiatives…

2015
tasmeem doha 2015 ‘3ajeeb!

Tasmeem Doha 2015 ‘3ajeeb! Mahatat for contemporary art have been presented during the biennial…

2014

culture puncture

November 1, 2014
culture puncture

A Toolkit for cultural operators to interact with their neighbourhood and identify public spaces for cultural interventions…

2014
the wonder box/sandok el 3agab

A long time before the invention of the television and the cinema, story tellers used to wander the streets of Egypt, carrying a “Sandok El Donia” (which translated to “box of the world”) and calling children with their melodic voices and rhythmic words…

2012
social media is older than the internet

This was a project about art and face-to-face communication, complemented by the use of social media platforms….

2012

communal mosaic

October 3, 2012
communal mosaic

A huge mosaic was collectively created outside the Citadel of Qaitbay in Alexandria…

2012

shaware3na

January 18, 2012
shaware3na

‘Shaware3na’ (loosely translated to ‘Our Streets’) aimed to surprise people in the middle of their daily lives through artistic encounters in public spaces. This included mime, circus and dance performances in the metro and streets as well as a public film screening and community art project…