CLUSTER (Cairo Lab for Urban Studies, Training and Environmental Research)

Areas of Focus:
Address: 43 Sherif St. Downtown Cairo, Egypt
Date of Establishment: 2011
Phone: (+202) 2390-7435
Public Hours:
CURL (Cairo Urban Resource Library): Mon-Wed 10am - 4pm

Mission Statement

1. Promoting a sustainable urban environment and a more diverse and accessible public space

2. Investigating new approaches to informal practices that would generate alternative modes of urban development

3. Developing a platform integrating art and culture as urban catalysts

4. Establishing a networking hub, promoting interdisciplinary modes of practice that would bring together architects and planners, designers, artists and social scientists, to work with stakeholders and local communities 

5. Establishing a collaborative research framework, open to local and international universities and research groups, that offers research backup to groups and individuals in terms of resources and logistical support


Related Past Events:
Dec 8–9, 2017
Heritage weekend
Nov 25, 2017 6:00–9:00pm
Nov 26–Dec 1, 2017
Dec 4–10, 2017
Exhibition: Ard-el-Liwa Homes: Designs by Young Architects
Nov 26, 2017 4:30–6:00pm
Nov 27–29, 2017
Dec 2–10, 2017
Exhibition: Advanced Informality: From agrarian land to new form

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