Drop Everything Because Disney’s Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Cast Were Just Spotted in Jordan

Drop Everything Because Disney’s Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Cast Were Just Spotted in Jordan

The star-packed cast of Disney’s live-action Aladdin movie were just spotted taking a break from filming to enjoy one of Middle East’s most beautiful destinations! The stars of the remake are on location in Jordan, where they’ve been filming for the past two months. The country’s desert landscape and ancient ruins provide the perfect backdrop […]

These Special Packages Will Make You Want to Stay in Cairo This Eid

These Special Packages Will Make You Want to Stay in Cairo This Eid

With Eid being just a few days away, every single one of us is currently planning the perfect Eid vacation. If you have not managed to make travel plans yet, well, we ask you not to.     Why? Well, let’s just say The Nile Ritz-Carlton are going to bring everything you love about planning […]

This Heart-Wrenching Documentary About Gaza Surfers Is a Must See

This Heart-Wrenching Documentary About Gaza Surfers Is a Must See

  Arab Film Festival Australia (AFFA) is a community-based and driven film festival that brings together the best of contemporary Arab cinema to Australian audiences. The festival provides a unique opportunity for cross-cultural exchange, dialogue and relationship building between Australia and Arab communities, from around the world.   Indeed, AFFA aims to address the contemporary […]

This Hijabi Rapper Is Basically Every Arab Woman

This Hijabi Rapper Is Basically Every Arab Woman

A few months ago, Mona Haydar debuted as a rapper, with a music video entitled “Wrap My Hijab.” The video had received mixed reviews. From Muslims who were attacking the audacity behind the concept of veiled women being so exposed and in your face, to people who celebrated the idea of a woman re – […]

Why Arabs Need to Rethink How They View Engineers and Doctors

Why Arabs Need to Rethink How They View Engineers and Doctors

This article doesn’t aim to argue that those who study Art-based subjects are somehow more unique than who study Science-based subjects.   Rather, it aims at highlighting something which is often ignored by most articles. Namely, the fact that there is a masculinization of the sciences, and a feminization of the arts that seems to […]

8 Underrated Artists in Egypt That You Need to Follow on Instagram

8 Underrated Artists in Egypt That You Need to Follow on Instagram

The beauty of art is that it’s subjective, and it comes in all types and forms. Lucky for us, Egypt has a huge number of artists in all field, especially when it comes to digital art.   We went on the hunt of finding some of Egypt’s most underrated talents that you should be following! […]

Dubai Opera to Bring Broadway Hit ‘Jersey Boys’

Dubai Opera to Bring Broadway Hit ‘Jersey Boys’

  Dubai Opera has been known for their impressive lineup of international acts. From Les Miserables, to Cats and West Side Story, this October another Broadway sensation will hit Dubai for a night of non-stop dancing and singing.   Jersey Boys is an electrifying story about four regular guys from New Jersey who try to dominate the world […]

American Museum Under Fire from Egypt, Cyprus for Selling Antiquities

American Museum Under Fire from Egypt, Cyprus for Selling Antiquities

  The sale of nearly 70 antiquities from Egypt, Greece, Italy, and Cyprus brought in some $1.2 million for the Toledo Museum of Art’s new acquisitions fund last week. The items were sold Tuesday at Christie’s in New York, and both Egyptian and Cypriot had sought to postpone the auction.   The museum, in Toledo, Ohio, […]

Sharjah Art Foundation Bring Egyptian Surrealist Artists Back to Life in Cairo

Sharjah Art Foundation Bring Egyptian Surrealist Artists Back to Life in Cairo

  The Sharjah Art Foundation will be hosting an event to exhibit the Egyptian Surrealists, living between 1938 and 1965, at the Palace of Arts in Cairo on the 28th of September.   “Sharjah Art Foundation supports the flourishing arts environment in the Gulf by nurturing artistic opportunities and actively pursuing both a regional and international programme of […]

Remembering Khan: Our Top 5 Mohamed Khan Movies

Remembering Khan: Our Top 5 Mohamed Khan Movies

By Leena ElDeeb

We’re still in denial. We honestly thought giants like Mohamed Khan do not die, in fact the mere thought of Khan dying didn’t even cross our minds. We couldn’t believe the news when we heard of his passing. Instead of mourning the death of one of Egypt’s biggest legends, let’s celebrate his life by remembering what an […]