Makan [Egyptian Center for Culture & Art]

Areas of Focus:
Address: 1 Saad Zaghloul st., El Dawaween, Downtown
Date of Establishment: 2002
Phone: 202 2792 0878

Mission Statement

To encourage the diversity, specificity and vibrancy of Egypt's cultural scene as a strategy to counter cultural uniformity, consumerism and an increasing intolerance for the marginal.
- To contribute to dialogue among people from different cultures through an intense process of artistic production.
- To participate in safeguarding Egyptian cultural memory by researching and documenting its intangible cultural heritage and by encouraging the re-establishment of popular traditions and social festivals.
- To present Egyptian oral and traditional arts as they are now, rarely, practised to a wide audience. 

Related Past Events:
May 20, 2015 7:00pm
Jul 28, 2015 8:00pm
Aug 19, 2015 8:00pm
Mazaher ensemble (Zar Music & Songs)
Jul 6, 2015 9:00pm
Concert: Salib Sufi project
Apr 8, 2015 8:00pm
May 27, 2015 7:00pm
Mazaher ensemble (Zar Music & Songs)