[bracket] – THE IMAGE OF THE SQUARE Redefining Citizenship by Design

The Friday Times – Lahore’s Own Biennale – in Context

Invest Gate – Oases in The Dust: Investing in Cairo’s Green Spaces

Mada Masr – In Conversation: ‘German-Ness’ in Architectural Representation at Goethe’s New Cairo Headquarters

Al-Ahram – 5 Gouvernorats , 1 Association

Dezeen – Designers and Diplomats Must Work More Closely together

World-Architects – Book Review: Housing Cairo

Welad Elbalad – “كلستر” و”كايرو أيربان” تستكشفان العالم الموازي في “وسط البلد”

Almasry Alyoum – !٦ طرق مختلفة للتعرف على قلب المدينة بلا رتوش

Almasry Alyoum – جولات وسط البلد: إعادة اكتشاف خبايا القاهرة الخديوية

Almasry Alyoum – أسطح وسط البلد: مساحات غير مكتشفة وإمكانيات هائلة

Almasry Alyoum – ممر«كوداك».. متنزه في قلب وسط البلد

Mada Masr – What Happens to The Knowledge Produced? on Egypt at This Year’s Venice Architecture Biennale

Mada Masr – Finding Bureaucracy A New Home: Plans to Relocate The Mugamma Add to The State’s Reimagination of Downtown Cairo

Mada Masr – Five Critical Days in The Life of 10 Nabarawy Street

Mada Masr – Committee Issues Final Decision: townhouse Building to Be Restored

Mada Masr – Update: townhouse Building Demolition Postponed

Almasry Alyoum – عمر نجاتى: «كوداك» كان ملهماً

Qantara.De – Urban Counter-Revolution in Cairo

Wamda – The startups mapping Cairo’s in between spaces


Ford Foundation – Just Cities Are Built On Collaboration

Mada Masr – Big Ups, Big Downs in This Year’s A-Z of Arts Phenomena in Egypt

Cairobserver – CLUSTER Re-Frames Downtown Cairo’s Creative Landscape

Urban Narratives – CLUSTER Cairo Mapping Initiative

Mada Masr – From Mahfouz to Mohamed Khan: On Two of CLUSTER’s Downtown tours

Architectural Record – Symposium Deliberates The Future of Downtown Cairo

Ahram Online – Creative Cities Symposium: Negotiating Downtown Cairo

Mada Masr – Downtown Lost or Reclaimed?

Mada Masr – The Changing Face of Downtown

Mada Masr – Downtown as Laboratory: Q&A On Cairo’s Creative Cities Conference

Community Times – Bleak to Green: The Kodak Passageway

Middle East Institute – Changing Cairo’s Spaces From The Bottom Up

Urbanafrica.Net – Cairo’s Street Vendors and The Contestation of Public Space

The Guardian – Cairo Street Traders Squeezed Out in Push to Make City ‘Revolution Free’

Netudgaven – Demokratiet Spirer Bag Kairos Grå Facade

Urbanafrica.Net – Reimagining Cairo Through Its Passageways

Business Monthly Magazine – Full Circle officials Have Promised for Years to Reinvigorate Cairo’s Historic-But-Decaying Downtown, Where Once-Grand Beaux Arts Buildings Stand Half Empty, Covered With Grime, Overlooking Gridlocked Midans, June 2015 Issue

The Guardian – Pollution, Traffic, Stray Dogs: The Hardiness of Cairo’s Long-Distance Runners

Sustainable Cities Collective – Lessons from Cairo: How Small-Scale Urban Initiatives Can Improve A City.

Mantiqty Wasat El-Balad – Interview with Omar Nagati

Cluster, 2015. ممرات وسط البلد: رؤية للإحياء والتنمية, Cairobserver, 3rd Issue, Pp. 26 – 27

Mada Masr – Downtown In-Betweens Engage in Urban Development Dialogue

Mantiqty Wasat El-Balad – الممرات – وسط البلد التي لا نعرفها

Egypt today – The Cluster Effect



The Arabist – Learning from Cairo | Mada Masr

The Semaphore Line – Planning for Protest

Mantiqty El-Borsa – مختبر عمران القاهرة مثال على طاقات المجتمع المدنى

Architizer – Planning for Protest: Designing Cities for Political Activism

Mada Masr – The Day After

BLOUIN ARTINFO – Design And Architecture Highlights From The New York Art Book Fair

Cairobserver – Two Recent Conferences, Between National Policy and Urban Reality

Arabic Literature – Mapping Cairo’s Arts and Culture Scene

The Daily News Egypt – New Electronic Platform for Cultural Cairo

Ahram Online – Mapping Cairo’s Initiatives to Foster Collaboration

Almasry Alyoum – كلستر.. مجموعة معمارية ترسم أول (خريطة تفاعلية) للقاهرة الثقافية

Cairobserver – CURL: Introducing the Cairo Urban Resource Library

Global Voices – مصر: منصة المبادرات العمرانية يالقاهرة

Almasry Alyoum – القاهرة تغرق فى عالم من الجدران و الحواجز و الاحتجاجات

Cairobserver – Artists as Urban Catalysts In Downtown Cairo

The New York Times – Who Rules the Street In Cairo? The Residents Who Build It

Stealth of Nations – System D Sunday

Reason.Com – DIY Infrastructure in Egypt

Time Magazine – Cairo’s New Normal: Protests Spawn a World of Walls And Barricades

Cairobserver — CUIP_ Introducing the Cairo Urban Initiatives

The Global Urbanist – for Cairo’s Street Vendors, The Revolution is Not Yet Fully Won

VICE Magazine – Sweeping Unrest Under The Rug in Tahrir Square

Jadaliyya – Divercity: Contested Space and Urban Identities in Beirut, Cairo, and Tehran

FOREFRONT – Waking the Sleeping Tiger: Cairo’s Other Revolution