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Mugamma revisited: Reimagining the building and the square
CLUSTER | We propose a range of activities: a library, affordable housing, a hotel, government headquarters.
Your guide to surviving downtown during the revolution anniversary crackdown
"If you can imagine doing so, it is safest to move without your phone."
Finding bureaucracy a new home
Passant Rabie | Thousands of people flow in and out of downtown Cairo’s Mugamma al-Tahrir building daily, but a government
Will the Attaba fire pave the way for a central Cairo facelift?
Heba Farouk Mahfouz | As survivors of a major fire in downtown Cairo last week take toll of the dramatic few days they lived
Five critical days in the life of 10 Nabrawy Street
Alexandra Stock | Attempting to prevent the dissolution of place and memory in a labor against forgetfulness.
From Mahfouz to Mohamed Khan: On two of CLUSTER’s downtown tours
Lara El Gibaly and Rowan El Shimi | As part of its Creative Cities conference hosted by the American University in Cairo, CLUSTER organized
Architecture firm unveils glossy vision for contested Maspero Triangle
Pesha Magid | "On the banks of the river Nile, the future of Maspero burns bright.”
Creative Cities: Can downtown accommodate the many visions for its future?
Lara El Gibaly | Can the multiple visions for downtown Cairo coalesce to create more accessible, multifunctional public
Downtown lost or reclaimed?
Heba Afify | Downtown is not just another Cairo neighborhood. A hub for social, cultural and political activity for
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Update: 3 young men released from police custody after arrest for setting up camera on Cairo balcony
Townhouse says closure is due to state admin failures, not politics
Studio Emad Eddin inspected by authorities, operations continue as normal
Townhouse Gallery, Rawabet Theater closed after interagency raid
Mohamed Mahmoud demolition for beauty, not politics, says Cairo official
Dozens of feluccas removed as part of downtown Cairo’s regeneration scheme
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