Just came came across the Sunduq El-Dunia interactive website, and fell in love with it. Partly because what I feel as an archive-anxiety about the history and memory of the city; which is developing in a lot of uncomfortable ways into projects of branding, gentrifying and fetishising the city; at the same time as access […]
I got quite excited stumbling on the poster (less so hearing the commentaries in the video). Looks like a worthwhile project to follow. SINDBAD SCIFI PROMO-HD from Sindbad Sci-Fi on Vimeo.
Putting the kvlt- back in Kvltvrbolschewismvs. via Anti-Bolshevik propaganda posters: Metal as fvkk — The Charnel-House
Amazing footage via 16 bittersweet snapshots of 1970s Wolverhampton changing forever | BFI
One of the many contradictory things happening around downtown Cairo; a while ago there was an exhibition for type fonts of downtown, inspired by old shop signs.. I have chosen one that temporalises it also as a font of the 1970s and 1980s to show here. Its story is featured on bored panda and all details […]
From 1894 to 1960s, This page has a nice collection of vintage touristic posters of Egypt. http://www.posterpage.ch/exhib/ex275egy/ex275egy.htm I love this vintage one, which -except for the foregrounded Egyptian woman- can be a typical picture now in Alazhar Park.
Some are individual visions and others are the amateur cultural artifacts of nostalgia. This is a working post, I will keep updating it as they come along. A resident of the city – أحد سكان المدينة short film from adham elsherif on Vimeo. Streets of Cairo – Running Free (Directors Cut) […]