Category Archives: Featured Artists

Featuring inspirational artists with juicy brains that I want to eat.

The Walls Are Speaking: Cairo Street Art

I’ve noticed street art in Cairo since my last visit in October ’09. It’s refreshing to see such art that is accessible to the public, rather than being hidden in some commercial gallery. Galleries probably don’t want to show work … Continue reading

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The Bravery of Being Out of Range

The Bravery of Being out of |Range| I was lucky to be one of those who were determined not to miss this exhibition at Athr gallery. The title of the exhibition itself meant that it was a lot more than … Continue reading

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“From Egypt with Love” : A Modern Art Exhibition

“[…] Athr Gallery has partnered with Ward Culture and Art Center, based in Cairo, […] to present “Egypt with Love”, a group show consisting of 13 Egyptian artists active in the modern art scene today.” – Athr Gallery  Abdel Hady el … Continue reading

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Wet Activism

[ This is not a naughty article ] 26.01.2011 It’s very interesting how intimidating a date can be. Ever looked at a date and shuddered? January 26th, 2011 is one of those dates. It was the playback of a disastrous … Continue reading

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Weekly Love – 8

I honestly don’t know where this past week went. The days went by like a flash. I’ve finally finished working on The Sketchbook Project and mailed it on Sunday. I actually got so attached to it that I wanted to … Continue reading

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Weekly Love – 7

Listening to: Imagine | The Beatles Opening of Young Saudi Artists exhibition at Athr Gallery I knew about the exhibition a few weeks earlier because I was collaborating with Yousef Alshaikh on “This” | An installation of five 5.5 x … Continue reading

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Weekly Love – 6

ARE YOU FEELING THE LOVE?! I have really enjoyed working on ‘almost’ Weekly Love the past month and so. It’s a new year, and by the end of 2011, there should be 52 Weekly Love posts, including this one! Meaning? … Continue reading

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