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This week, Dubai Design Week at D3 (Dusit Designed District) opened its doors, featuring Cairo as its icon city. The icon city exhibition is curated by Cairo based architect Mohamed El Shahed featuring over 65 Egyptian architects, designers, entrepreneurs and graphic designers.

Find out more about the exhibition on D3’s website.

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The exhibition is on display in Dubai Design District (d3) October 24 – 29.
Update: D3 announced that the exhibition has been extended for a month on the 29th of October due to popular demand 

Featured Designers:

10 Tooba – Omnia Khalil & Yahia Shawkat • Ahmad Aiyad • Ahmad Hammoud • Ain Bicycles • Ain Design Studio – Abdallah Ragab • Ali Almasri • Amr Saad • Amro Thabit •Andeel • Block B Furniture – Ahmed Abuzaid • CLUSTER – Beth Stryker & Omar Nagati • Dead Walls – Amr Abotawila & Sondos Seif El-Din • Ehem – Dina Naguib • Eklego Design • NOSS Designs – Eman Sherif • Encode Studio • Fayoum Pottery School • Found Khatt – Noha Zayed & Basma Hamdy • Ganzeer • Ghada Waly • Hicham Rahma •Ibrahim Ahmed • Ibrahim Youssef • Islam Hassan • Kareem Gouda • Khotout West El Balad • Kief Type Foundry – Mohamed Gaber • Kiliim • Lina Alorabi • Madd – Ahmed Zaazaa • Maged El Sokkary • Medhat Benzoher • Menn Baladha – Salma Adel & Amira El Shawarby • Mohamed Nabil Labib • Mohanad Kojak • Nabi Abdelnabi & Ikon Chiba •Nevin Altmann • Nora Aly • Pheel • Rana Elnemr • Reform – Hend Riad & Mariam Hazem • S.A.D.A.F.A – Dina El Sheikh • Sal – Salsabeel Amin • Salma Shamel • Samaklaban – Ahmad Hammoud • Samir El Kordy • Shahira Fahmy • Sidewalk Salon: 1001 Street Chairs of Cairo – Manar Moursi & David Puig • Studio 39 – Mahy Mourad • Studio Meem – Manar Moursi • Studio Zafir – Nada Abdel Salam, Noha Zayed & Ahmed Kamel • Takween – Kareem Ibrahim • Tandem • The Mozza • The Nile Co. • Tombokka • Transport for Cairo • Ultra Design • Up-fuse – Yara Yassine & Rania Rafei • Valerie Arif • Wael Azzam • Yara Soliman • Yosra Gamal • Exhibition design by Adham Selim of OCVC – Office for Contemporary Visual Cultures.

Curator:Mohamed Elshahed
Team:
Mohamed Wahdan
Exhibition Architect:
Adham Selim
Branding: Omar Al-Zo’bi
Publication Design:
Ahmad Hammoud
Publication in collaboration with:
Mada Masr