Makan [Egyptian Center for Culture & Art]

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Address: 1 Saad Zaghloul st., El Dawaween, Downtown
Date of Establishment: 2002
Website: http://egyptmusic.org/
https://www.facebook.com/ECCAMakan/
Email: makan@egyptmusic.org
Phone: 202 2792 0878


Mission Statement

To encourage the diversity, specificity and vibrancy of Egypt's cultural scene as a strategy to counter cultural uniformity, consumerism and an increasing intolerance for the marginal.
- To contribute to dialogue among people from different cultures through an intense process of artistic production.
- To participate in safeguarding Egyptian cultural memory by researching and documenting its intangible cultural heritage and by encouraging the re-establishment of popular traditions and social festivals.
- To present Egyptian oral and traditional arts as they are now, rarely, practised to a wide audience. 








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