TOPIC Beirut in Cairo
The art of Adelita Husni-Bey: Gentle reminders to be self-reflexive?
Zeina Aly | In Beirut’s villa, you stand in front of a maquette. It’s about shoulder level and doesn’t
‘A Guest Without a Host is a Ghost’
Jenifer Evans and Malak Helmy | Out-arting the art with artful narrative does not, ultimately, do anything for the actual artwork in
Malak Helmy at AUC: Back to the academy
Lina Attalah | Malak Helmy’s show adds a new beam to the inquisitiveness that surrounded AUC’s move to the desert
A certain moody power
Mia Jankowicz | I have no issue with cryptic works, if there’s enough to tantalize a committed viewer, says Mia Jankowicz
A busy year for culture in Egypt, despite everything
An alphabet of important cultural events from 2013.
Cassette tapes bring Cairo into Beirut
Jenifer Evans | Through its impact on the space itself, Abu Hamdan's work transcended both the nostalgia around cassette
Do it yourself
Jenifer Evans | "I have a problem with the idea that contemporary art is a Western product and when it comes to Egypt