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Hisham Kharma: a Fusion Musician with Humanitarian Mission

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 - 03:10 GMT

Egyptian artist Hisham Kharma talks to Egypt Today about his signature music, his inspirational projects with international artists and his upcoming album.

Rapper Ice Cube takes aim at Trump with new song

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 - 10:55 GMT

Rap legend Ice Cube on Friday released a new politically charged song with President Donald Trump squarely in the crosshairs.

'I ignore it', artist Hockney says on upcoming record-sale hype

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 - 10:50 GMT

When David Hockney’s “Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures)” goes under the hammer next week with an estimate of $80 million.

In the hoop: Taiwan's spinning street artist

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 09:10 GMT

Isaac Hou is one of Taipei's best-known street artists, famous for his mesmerising acrobatics using a giant spinning hoop.

Jamie Cullum brings new material to Montreux, takes a jab at Trump

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 09:30 GMT

British singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum mixed classics with new material at Montreux Jazz Festival.

London museum explores life behind art of Frida Kahlo

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 - 09:18 GMT

A London museum is bringing together Frida Kahlo's clothes, paintings and objects.

Diego Rivera painting sets record at auction

Thu, 10 May 2018 - 07:58 GMT

A Diego Rivera painting set a record Wednesday night for the highest price paid at auction for a Latin American artwork, fetching $9.76 million.

Ibrahim El-Salahi: Sudanese artist in Oxford exhibition

Sat, 28 Apr 2018 - 09:14 GMT

An exhibition dedicated to the works of Sudanese artist Ibrahim El-Salahi is being held in Oxford from April 19 until September 2.

Behkalam’s ‘Is the Archive a Thing of the Past?’ to exhibit at NIVC

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 - 12:56 GMT

Artist and film-maker Kaya Behkalam is hosting an exhibition of his works titled "Is the Archive a Thing of the Past?" at NIVC-Cairo on April 11, 2018.

Magic of Alexandria exhibition at Safarkhan Gallery

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 - 10:31 GMT

Sculptors Alfons Louis and Sarkis Tossoonian are hosting a dual exhibition at Safarkhan Gallery from April 12 until May 4

Alexandrian artist to exhibit Italian Renaissance inspired paintings

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 - 06:26 GMT

Alexandrian artist Aya Tarek is hosting a new exhibition, called "Aya Tarek's Sprezzatura", at Soma Gallery in Zamalek on Sunday

Beyond belief: From strict ultra-Orthodox roots to street artist

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 - 07:32 GMT

Beyond belief: From strict ultra-Orthodox roots to street artist

Ubuntu Gallery launches shows by three Egyptian artists

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 - 05:47 GMT

The Ubuntu Gallery in Cairo launches parallel shows by three Egyptian artist, starting on March 11.

Opera metro station turns into arts theater

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 - 11:16 GMT

A corridor will be constructed to connect the Opera metro station’s second line with the Cairo Opera House, Ministry of Transport told Egypt Today.

Nihal Wahby's Lucid Realms exhibition at Hanager Arts Centre

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 - 12:14 GMT

Egyptian artist Nihal Wahby will be exhibiting her paintings at the Hanager Arts Centre, starting from February 21 until March 3.

Egyptian artist Jasmina Metwaly holds solo exhibition in Berlin

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 09:14 GMT

Egyptian artist Jasmina Metwaly's exhibition 'We Are Not Worried In The Least' runs from February 13 until February 25, 2018.

'Dr Seuss' is getting a biopic movie

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 - 02:42 GMT

Dr Seuss, the artist famous for creating “The Cat in the Hat”, “The Grinch” and “Horton Hears a Who” is getting a biographical feature film.

Hope Is a Traveller art exhibition at Art Talks Egypt

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 - 07:08 GMT

Egyptian artist Hady Boraey is hosting an on-going exhibition of his works at Art Talks Egypt, from 30 January until February 25, 2018.

Iranian artist brings personal memories back to life

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 - 01:18 GMT

Setareh Shahbazi is an Iranian digital artist whose art is based on blending old family photographs and blending them with numerous and diverse surroundings.

Acclaimed Egyptian photographer integrates philosophical value in art

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 - 02:10 GMT

Egypt Today sat down to interview Egyptian photographer and filmmaker Medhat Soody, gaining insight into his work and philosophy in his own words

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