Events in Egypt Find us
In Cairo, ARCE hosts weekly lectures on topics of historical and contemporary concern, as well as educational excursions to sites within Egypt. ARCE conducts short courses on subjects of interest to the wider public, such as Egyptology and Islamic art, and holds a series of seminars conducted in Arabic to facilitate exchange between Egyptian and foreign scholars. It convenes an annual conference in the United States at which scholars are invited to present their research findings.
ARCE sponsors a public lecture* series during the academic year (September-June) on Wednesday evenings at the Cairo Center, 2 Midan Simón Bolívar in Garden City. Lectures begin at 6:00 pm. All are welcome. *Please note that lectures are not scheduled during Ramadan.
The list below includes lectures and seminars sponsored by ARCE and the Supreme Council of Antiquities.
To receive email notification of upcoming lectures and other public programs, or to update calendar listings, please contact ARCE's program coordinator, Mary Sadek.
Assistant Professor of Islamic Art, Architecture and Urbanism
Kress Foundation Department of Art History, University of Kansas
Programs begin at 6:00pm at ARCE. Refreshments will be provided following the event. Everyone is welcome to the ARCE programs. Doors will be closed at 6:15pm.
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF MUSEUMS
The International Council of Museums, in an effort to fight against illicit traffic in cultural goods, compiles the Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk. This list aims to help art and heritage professionals and law enforcement officials identify Egyptian objects that are protected by national and international legislations. View the Red List for Egypt.