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In a sequel to last autumn’s young art exhibition, Tache Art features a diverse collection by emerging Egyptian artists in Pulse II this spring  
Origami is more than just paper folding - it's a way of life and a tool for understanding the world, says Ossama Helmy, founder of the Arab Origami Centre

Currently displayed at Al-Masar Gallery in Zamalek is young artist Karim El-Qurity’s latest collection — larger than life multimedia pieces, themed The Golden Calf

'The Temptations', an exhibition of Pablo Picasso's engravings that opened recently in Novosibirsk, provoked controversy and angered the Russian Orthodox Church

Renowned artist Mohamed Abla exhibits a decade-worth of previously censored controversial, socio-political artworks at the Al-Bab Gallery in the Museum of Egyptian Modern Art

While seeking mental help can be a taboo in Egyptian society, Ahram Online talks to Egypt's only art psychotherapist along with two art therapy practitioners to discover how art therapy manages to cross that barrier

Cultural activists put on Playback Theatre performances in Cairo, promote September 'Freedom Bus' ride to Palestine
Ramallah based theatre troupe performs Shakespearean history Richard II in classical Arabic, tying medieval storyline to last year's Arab uprisings
Visitors to the Dahab Festival took part in a workshop run by local resident Anja Makulik who spends her days making art out of trash thrown around the desert

Hanan Abdalla tells Ahram Online about her newly released documentary, which explores the daily lives of Egyptian women and registers the impact on them of social and political issues

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Parliament's religious affairs committee prepares bill aimed at penalising local producers, distributors of film content deemed 'harmful to society'
Local actors, artists condemn famous comedian's 3-month jail term for 'defaming' Islam, call for Thursday demo to protest decision

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