This article was originally posted in Daily News Egypt Google Egypt celebrated on Monday the 87th birthday of the Marilyn Monroe of the Orient, Hind Rostom, in a doodle which portrayed the Egyptian diva in three of her most famous looks in golden era films. The doodle featured Rostom with...
This article was originally posted in Daily News Egypt For five decades, veteran Egyptian artist Wissam Fahmy has been an ongoing source of enrichment to the artistic scene in Egypt with heart-touching gems that documented her journey in crossing the world since the 1960s. At the age of 79, the...
This article was originally posted in OkayAfrica Wizkid has had a huge year, dropping a number of singles and unforgettable features, but he's not done yet. Today, the Nigerian megastar has dropped the much-talked about single "Gucci Snake" featuring fellow Naija artist Slimcase. Wizkid had been teasing the highly-anticipated song...
This article was originally posted in Morocco World News Under the theme “The Role of Civil Society in the Rehabilitation of the Medina of Marrakech,” the debate will tackle issues that threaten the city’s authenticity and discuss suggestions to restore the medina’s arts, culture, and heritage. The debate will feature Ahmed...
This article was originally posted in Daily News Egypt   The Ministry of Antiquities announced on Saturday the discovery of eight 8 tombs, four of which belong to the Old Kingdom, while the three were reused in the New Kingdom, and the remaining one is still sealed without knowing the exact...
This article was originally posted in Morocco World News By Mohamed Bella Rabat- “Burnout” is the third and final movie in the trilogy that began with “Casanegra” and “Zero.”  The three films fared well at the Moroccan box office. The movie will be competing at the FIFB’s fourth festival November 18-23. The movie...
This article was originally posted in Morocco On The Move Updated November 9, 2018 10:00 AM EST Exhibit in Marrakech paying tribute to American philanthropist Patti Birch, November 1, 2018 Photo: MAP Ambassador Edward M. Gabriel (ret.)October 9, 2018 One of my first trips in Morocco as US Ambassador in 1998 was...
This article was originally posted in Morocco World News Rabat – During his stay in Marrakech, Jesus Greus began developing the dictionary in collaboration with several Marrakchis, primarily with Arabic professor Naima Lahrach. Jesus Greus was born in Madrid in 1954 to a family that instilled him with an appreciation for...
This article was originally posted in Morocco World News Rabat – The biennial fashion show, hosted in new African cities every two years, will come to Dakhla in Western Sahara November 21 to 24. The 11th FIMA event will celebrate FIMA’s 20th anniversary. The landmark event in the continent’s artistic life will be held under...
This article was originally posted in Morocco World News Rabat – The exhibit combines Laabi’s paintings and poetry as a marriage of words and images. Laabi joins the “literati” ideal of poetry and the ecstasy of the image to create masterpieces. Laabi’s poetry gives a voice to his paintings and the...