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Everything to Know About Art D’Egypte’s ‘Forever is Now 03’ at the Pyramids of Giza

‘Lupine Aurora’ by Arne Quinze. Photo:

Art D’Egypte by Culturvator has returned with its 2023 edition, also known as Forever is Now 03, set against the awe-inspiring backdrop of the Pyramids of Giza, Cairo. Running from October 26 to November 18, this spectacular showcase, under the visionary guidance of Nadine Abdel Ghaffar, promises an exhilarating interplay between contemporary art and the echoes of Egypt’s past.


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Expanding its reach, this year’s exhibition extends its allure to a soon-to-be-revealed Unesco World Heritage site in Egypt. It continues to celebrate the profound cultural legacy of the Pyramids of Giza, an enduring symbol of human marvel and ingenuity for over 4500 years. A testament to its global appeal, Forever is Now 03 beckons art enthusiasts worldwide to partake in a never-seen-before exploration of artistic expression amid the timeless majesty of the Pyramids.

At its heart, this year’s theme revolves around the captivating concept of “play.” The Giza Plateau is transformed into a vibrant space of serendipity and innovation, with interactive sculptural masterpieces inviting visitors to become active participants in the narrative. Through this immersive experience, the boundaries between artist and observer are artfully blurred, fostering a dynamic playground of creativity and discovery.

Among the exceptional highlights are Arne Quinze’s Lupine sculpture, offering a unique vantage point overlooking the Pyramids, and Carole Feuerman’s breathtaking homage to the ancient Egyptian goddess Hathor. Moreover, the exhibition features Rashid Al Khalifa’s labyrinthine fragments, inscribed with motifs inspired by Athanasius Kircher’s Turris Babel, and Pilar Zeta’s limestone portal nestled amidst a captivating array of celestial elements. With an ensemble of 14 diverse artists hailing from various corners of the globe, Forever is Now 03 represents the pinnacle of Art D’Egypte’s visionary pursuit. The exhibition continues to bridge the gap between the ancient world and the contemporary, fostering compelling dialogues that resonate with both local and international audiences.

Forever is Now 03 is poised to be a celebration of artistic exploration, cultural fusion, and the enduring legacy of Egypt’s rich heritage. This combination of history and modernity promises to captivate the hearts and minds of art enthusiasts and cultural connoisseurs alike, cementing its place as a milestone in the records of global artistic brilliance.

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