The Ultimate Guide to Art Galleries in Cairo

Art enthusiasts will love this guide because it includes 15 art galleries dispersed all over Cairo from East to West. So no matter where you live you’ll find an art gallery right near you to get your weekly art dose.

*Listed according to location

6th of October and Sheikh Zayed

Easel & Camera

Easel & Camera is a contemporary art gallery and art store located in Dreamland. With an array of art to choose from, you are sure to leave with a beautiful piece of art.

Culture Lab & Designers Boulevard

Culture Lab is a center to meet all of your artistic needs. Located in Galleria 40, it offers classes ranging from art, music, dance as well as an art exhibition.


Zagpick an art gallery located in Sheikh Zayed. With talented artists, it is a great place to purchase art and get inspired by it. Zagpick also has a location in Zamalek.


Gallery Art-Mazag

Gallery Art-Mazag Is guaranteed to offer you an unforgettable personal experience. Its mission is to exhibit, curate, restore and consult. It is for all of the art enthusiasts.

Arcade Gallery


Arcade Gallery is dedicated to promoting contemporary artwork in all art disciplines. The gallery is located in a villa that also hosts an art school, a music store, a coffee shop, and the office of the Islamic architect Dr. Omar El Farouk.

Gypsum Gallery

Established in 2013, Gypsum Gallery showcases contemporary artwork in Egypt. They host many exhibitions with established artists and occasional offsite interventions.


Cocoon Cultural Centre

Cocoon Cultural Centre is a center dedicated to all of your artistic needs. Not only is it an art gallery but they also offer a series of workshops from Hip-hop dancing lessons to learning how to make collages.

Mashrabia Gallery of Contemporary Art

Mashrabia Gallery has been around for a long time. Established in the mid-’70s, it is a pillar for the art scene in Egypt with exhibitions organized monthly.

Karim Francis Contemporary Art Gallery

Created in 1995 to fill in the gap of the contemporary art scene in Egypt. Karim Francis Gallery supports contemporary Egyptian artists both nationally and internationally.


Magdoub Design Studio

Founded by Akram El Magdoub, this is where design and art integrate. Located on the 4th floor, in 21 Ismail Mohamed St. in Zamalek.

New Cairo

Picasso East

Located in New Cairo, Picasso East Art Gallery is built to be one of Egypt’s leading art galleries. It exhibits works created by solo artists or groups.

Dokki/Mohandeseen, Giza

Al Mashrabia Gallery

Al Mashrabia Gallery was founded by Dr. Said Emira in 1981. The goal of this art gallery is to preserve the legacy of Islamic art and apply it today.

Dai Gallery

Dai gallery is located in Batal Ahmed Abdelaziz, Mohandeseen. It showcases all forms of art. From paintings to sculptures and everything in between.

Al Kahila Art Gallery

The home for art! Al Kahila Art Gallery showcases artists and their talent in a calm and inviting setting.

Alex Desert Road

TAM. Gallery

TAM Gallery, formally known as Arts-Mart Gallery is the largest multiplatform art organization. The gallery has exhibitions in both a physical space and online.