CARAVAN 2016 – The Key Art Exhibition Opening in Cairo
On Tuesday March 15th, art enthusiasts, connoisseurs and media alike gathered at Nile Art Gallery in Zamalek for the opening of CARAVAN 2016 – The Key: A Travelling Visual Arts Exhibition. Sponsored by SODIC and co-curated by Rev. Paul-Gordon Chandler and Dr. Reda Abdel Rahman, the exhibition features the work of 40 premier up-and-coming and established Egyptian, Middle Eastern and Western visual artists using the world’s most ancient symbol of harmony, the ‘Key of Life’ that originated in Egypt. A percentage of the proceeds will be directed to Educate Me, an initiative supporting the education of underprivileged children in Egypt. Attendees included Farouk Hosny, Azza Fahmy, Ahmed Shiha as well as many of the participating artists. The exhibition will run until April 12th before moving to London and New York City.