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Egypt’s Sisi delegate attends funeral of prominent journalist Markam Mohamed Ahmed

Egypt Today 16 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 16 April 2021 ...  .  . The funeral was held at Al Rashdan Mosque in Nasr City, Cairo, after Friday prayer. It was also attended by dozens of journalists from different media outlets.   ...   ... He obtained a Bachelor of Arts in the Philosophy Department of the Cairo University in 1957.   ...   ...   ...  .   ... .
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The girl who made India her home, a temple her school to put Odissi dance ...

TeluguStop 16 Apr 2021
Offering her diverse dance repertoire showcased in both theatre and festival stages, Colleena has performed for former President of India (Pratibha Patil), royal families across Rajasthan, Indian Embassy at Cairo, Chidambaram Nataraj temple and arts festivals from Japan to Australia.
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Egyptian prominent journalist Makram Mohamed Ahmed dies at 89

Egypt Today 15 Apr 2021
CAIRO - 15 April 2021. Former head of the Supreme Council for Media Regulation (SCMR) Makram Mohamed Ahmed passed away on Thursday after a long illness at the age of 89 ... He obtained a Bachelor of Arts in the Philosophy Department of the Cairo University in 1957 ... .
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Nout Art Gallery in Zamalek hosts ‘Ramadan in Nout’ exhibition until May 13

Egypt Today 15 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 15 April 2021. Nout Art Gallery in Zamalek continues to display the artworks participating in the "Ramadan in Nout" exhibition, which launched on April 10 and will resume until May 13.  .  . The exhibition opens daily from 10 a.m ...   ... .
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Sotheby's Auction House sells Adam Hanin's masterpiece for £50,400

Egypt Today 14 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 14 April 2021 ... Hanin was born in Cairo in 1929 to a family that comes from Assiut governorate and works in making jewelry ... At the age of 20, he decided to become a sculptor and went to the School of Fine Arts in Cairo to graduate from it in 1953.  ... He studied Fine Arts in Luxor from 1954 to 1955.
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What caused the shipwreck of Saadana Island’s recently discovered ship?

Egypt Today 14 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 14 April 2021. The archaeological mission of the Faculty of Arts, Alexandria University, under the supervision of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, succeeded in uncovering the front of the ship wrecked on Saadana Island in the Red Sea, parts of which had been found in 1994 ... When did the Faculty of Arts mission start its work?.
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Saudi Arabia’s first philosophy journal breaks new ground

Arab News 14 Apr 2021
• Another article is from Mohamed Mohamed Madian, philosophy professor at the University of Cairo ... a philosophy professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago ... Another article is from Mohamed Mohamed Madian, philosophy professor at the University of Cairo’s Faculty of Art.
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Cairo's palatial museum full of Impressionist treasures—closed for a decade after a Van Gogh was ...

The Art Newspaper 12 Apr 2021
The Mr & Mrs Mohamed Mahmoud Khalil Museum in Cairo reopened on Sunday 4 April after a decade of closure. A spectacular Art Nouveau structure overlooking the Nile, the museum is open to the public with entry free of charge for the duration of this month ... A virtual tour of the museum is available online via the Egyptian government’s fine art website.
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Art D’Egypte reaches the international arena once again with Effat, Mohamed Naghi’s artworks

Egypt Today 09 Apr 2021
After being appointed Director of the Museum of Modern Art in Cairo in 1939, he was Egypt's delegate to the UNESCO Fine Arts Commission in London and Paris in 1946, and later settled in Italy from 1947 to 1950 when he took on the position of director of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome.
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Art D’Egypte Reaches the International Arena Once Again with Effat and Mohamed Naghi’s Artworks

Egypt Today 09 Apr 2021
After being appointed Director of the Museum of Modern Art in Cairo in 1939, he was Egypt's delegate to the UNESCO Fine Arts Commission in London and Paris in 1946, and later settled in Italy from 1947 to 1950 when he took on the position of director of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome.
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New design platform connects Italy, Egypt to foster creative discussion

Arab News 09 Apr 2021
A digital platform will connect Italy and Egypt on the basis of design, architecture and landscaping, with incursions in fashion and art. The new digital magazine, called “Cairo Milano Design,” a joint venture by Fuorisalone and Egyptian specialized magazine El Beit Magazine, will be active from April 15.
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Lamasat Art Gallery to hold ‘Kemet’ art exhibition on April 12-17

Egypt Today 08 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 8 April 2021. Lamasat Art Gallery will organize an exhibition entitled “Kemet”, meaning “Egypt The Dark Land”, on April 12 at 6 p.m ... class took a pure Egyptian characteristic,” stated Lamasat Art Gallery in an official statement.
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Old Cairo’s Ain el-Sira: From a slum area into tourist destination

Egypt Today 07 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 7 April 2021. Among the breathtaking scenes of the historic parade of Egyptian royal mummies that took place Saturday, are the scenes of Ain el-Sira lake with the Pharaonic boats floating in an dazzling piece of art.&nbsp... Ain el-Sira Lake is a subterranean spring located south of Cairo.
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Twenty-two mummies transported in nitrogen-filled caskets across Cairo in museum move

The Art Newspaper 05 Apr 2021
... in the al-Fustat district south of Cairo since 2004 ... It was a spectacular showIt was [a challenge] for those involved on several levels, not least the security and safety of the mummies," Salima Ikram, a professor at the American University in Cairo, tells The Art Newspaper.
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Percussionist Radwa al-Behairy praises women’s representation in Golden Parade

Egypt Independent 05 Apr 2021
She said she has been playing it for 15 years at the Cairo Conservatoroire. Art runs in her family, as Behairy’s mother is an operatic singer, and her father is a director of photography, while her sister, Reem was among the percussionists at the parade ceremony.
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