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    off Champollion Street

    Downtown, Cairo, Egypt

    phone: (+202) 2 576 80 86

    email: info@thetownhousegallery.com

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Townhouse 15 Years
29/11 - 12/01/2015 [Exhibition]

A Worthy Degenerate

Hito Steyerl fervently defends the poor image.1 The low-resolution degenerate: what she calls “the wretched of the screen,” the image that lives on the Internet. The bootlegged and the widely circulated bad versions of their more visually superior counterparts speak of the rich image’... read more

19/11 - 19/12/2015 [Exhibition ]

The Blue Flowers

“The unknown is an abstraction; the known, a desert; but what is half-known, half-seen, is the perfect breeding ground for desire and hallucination.” Join us on Thursday, November 19, at 7 pm in the Townhouse West for “The Blue Flowers,” Rundu-based researcher Immanuel Amunue's solo exhibition... read more

25/10 - 25/10/2015 [Film Screening]

Aflam West: El Gusto

Aflam West is pleased to invite you to the screening of “El Gusto” next Sunday at 7pm. El Gusto is the story of a group of musicians who were separated by history over 50 years ago and today have been reunited to share once again their common passion: Algerian Chaabi music. Together they fo... read more

18/10 - 04/11/2015 [Exhibition]

SURPLUS ! Housing from the Periphery

From the 1960s the discourse of “housing crisis” was normalized and it has been sustained ever since. The perpetuation of the image of an unsolvable housing shortage has provided reasoning for the excessive production of housing real estate in all sectors of the economy, formal and informal, from... read more

18/10 - 18/10/2015 [Launch]

Launch of the fifth Cairobserver issue "University"

This issue of Cairobserver invites writes with diverse backgrounds to reflect on related questions such as architectural education, reform of higher education in Egypt, the evolution of parallel/alternative education in Egypt, the problematic of the relationship between authorities and university... read more

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