US نحنis an Alchemy brand specialized in curating cultural events and exhibitions, aiming to revive Egypt’s rich history and heritage. Founded by Kari Mekhtigian, the founder of Alchemy, and Design Anthropologist Marwa Sabah, US نحنis presenting two exhibitions “The Moviola” and “Timeless Crossroads: Italy and Egypt in Culture, Design and Fashion” during Cairo Design Week.
“The Moviola” strikes back with, an even bigger, all-encompassing exhibition, engaging the world of design through a cinematic lens by merging the past and present. The Alchemist Kari Mekhtigian and The Magician Hisham Mahdy re-edit scenes from our favorite classical Egyptian films, adding style and fashion to this year’s edition. “Timeless Crossroads: Italy and Egypt in Culture, Design and Fashion” is powered by the Italian Embassy in Cairo, showcasing the cultural collaboration between the two countries, with special scenography by Kari Mekhtigian.
19th to 25th of November
Alcayan building court, Heliopolis, Cairo
11am to 9pm