Venice - National Participation

Egypt 2019

Giardini

11 May 201924 Nov 2019

Title: “Khnum across times witness”
Commissioner: Ministry of Culture
Curator: Ahmed Chiha
Artists: Islam Abdullah, Ahmed Chiha, Ahmed Abdel Karim

Khnum – the annual Nile flooding brings life to the surroundings, along with silt and clay – was usually depicted in art as a ram-headed man at a potter’s wheel, with recently created children’s bodies standing on the wheel. He was also shown holding a jar from which flowed a stream of water as he is known as the source of the Nile.
”Khnum across times witness” presents works by Shiha, along with artists Ahmed Abdul Karim and Islam Abdullah.

  • Ahmed Chiha Ahmed Chiha

Related Artists

Islam Abdullah

Ahmed Chiha

Ahmed Abdel Karim

Special Events

Destination: Venice
Where: Giardini
Type: Opening
Admission: By Invitation Only

Contacts & Details

OPENING:
tue, wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

ADMISSION:
Ticket

ADDRESS:
Giardini, Castello Venice, Italy