TOPIC graffiti
In photos: The third Trader of Simplicity exhibition remembers Hisham Rizq
Leena ElDeeb | "We want to immortalize that feeling that overwhelmed us six years ago"
Q&A with eL Seed: Changing perceptions
Aimee Dawson | “We aren’t the zabaleen — the rest of Cairo is.”
The strange Middle East focus of Banksy’s Dismaland
Naira Antoun and Maha ElNabawi | “The way Banksy chose my work was strange, and the place is strange, and so I feel my participation
7UP borrows Cairo Dish Painting Initiative: Intellectual theft or fair game?
Rowan El Shimi | Paris-based American artist Jason Stoneking spent three months in Cairo at the end of 2014 as a resident
Graffiti, capital and deciding what’s inappropriate
Ilka Eickhof | Women in Cairo have most likely been empowered so many times by the “western” gaze that they are
Then and now: The singer, the graffiti artists and the writer
Amany Ali Shawky, Laura Bird and Rowan El Shimi | We take a look at the trajectories of four cultural producers who gained fame during or after the January
Colorful transmissions
Passant Rabie | The first thing that Jason Stoneking noticed when looking out onto the Cairo skyline was the numerous
Bigger, bolder, brighter
Maha ElNabawi | Six graffiti artists are sitting at a café on Bostan Street in downtown Cairo just after sunset. It’s
CC on the walls
Jano Charbel | Cairo’s streets have been overtaken by a new kind of political rhetoric. A barrage of hastily scrawled
Mia Jankowicz
A lick of paint
You probably noticed that Qasr al-Nil Bridge has been repainted in green and lavish gold. Just
Mohamed Mahmoud demolition for beauty, not politics, says Cairo official
Revolutionary graffiti book still being held by authorities, publishers say
Graffiti book seized pending police enquiry despite censors’ approval
‘Graffiti detainees’ released from custody on LE10,000 bail
Of wall writings and trash