Nūn Art Gallery • Exhibitions • Opening

Opening Exhibition "Nūn - The Inspiration"

From Saturday, 1 February 2020. Ongoing until 28 February 2020
With 18 artists and 71 artworks

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Nūn Art Gallery opening exhibition


Artworks » Find the complete list with prices here!

If you would like to buy an original artwork and you aren't in Luxor right now don't worry. Contact us and we will keep it for you until your next visit or find a way to send it to you - unframed and rolled in a mailing tube by private transport, DHL or another carrier. Even when the exhibition is finished we will try our best to arrange everything for you if the artwork isn't sold yet.

Ahmed el-Shafei Ahmed Helall Brian Flynn


Exhibiting Artists:

Fatma Ramadan Dina Shalaby Abeer Adel



Dr Yousef Mahmoud, the dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts in Luxor, gave us the honour to open our first exhibition.

Sayed Qinawy, Dr. Yousef Mahmoud and Claudia Ali
V.l.n.r. Sayed Qinawy, Dr Yousef Mahmoud and Claudia Ali

Later in the day, we had live music with folkloric singer Shaymaa el-Nouby.

Folkloric singer Shaymaa el-Nouby at the Nūn Art Gallery opening exhibition

One of Shaymaa's beautiful songs:



"What a lovely afternoon at Nūn - The Inspiration, Opening Exhibition of the Nūn Art Gallery! It is really wonderful to see such a vibrant art scene in Luxor - and this exhibition again showed the immense diversity of the artists here, from established artists to up and coming young talent. Thoroughly enjoyed it! Wonderful to see such a mix of visitors, too, and so many women among the exhibiting artists." - Iris C. Meijer

"A wonderful opening for a really wonderful project. Beautiful artworks, really positive community and fabulous music." - Jane Wass

"Yesterday Nun Art Gallery opened with an interesting selection of paintings from cracks like Yousra Hafad to young artists like Abeer Adel. Good luck to all of you." - Katrin Aleff

"Wonderful opening at Nūn Art Gallery last night with many new artists and so many guests enjoying the exhibit and amazing concert performance by Shaymaa el-Nouby." - Brian Flynn

"So many wonderful paintings, so many colours, so many forms - fascinating! What a great project! Thanks for this beautiful place and a time for dreams. Wishing lots of success for the gallery! - Birgit Hampl

"Folkloric Singer Shaymaa el Nouby gave us an impressive performance of the possibilities of her voice..... All ages were impressed, and ages went from 4 to 94 years; who all enjoyed it thoroughly!!!" - Ingrid Leyla

"It’s a great thing you’re doing, growing the art world in Luxor. And it was good to see such a crowd there, not to mention the very interesting artwork on display. I hope you go from strength to strength!" - Jane Adams

"It was a fun and great day, We saw many types of arts and met with a group of distinguished artists. The place is beautiful, the paintings are rich and varied, and the coordination is great, thanks to the Nun Gallery family!" - Gamal Latif

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