opening hours:
As of Thursday, 1 January 2015, the BA will be open Sunday through Thursday, from 11:00AM to 7:00PM, and on Saturday, from 12:00PM to 4:00PM. Fridays are off.
A program co-funded by the European Union



The BA Mourns Dr. Abd-El-Aziz Hegazy

The BA management and staff mourn the loss of Dr. Abd-El-Aziz Hegazy, former Egyptian Prime Minister, who passed away Monday, 22 December 2014, at the age of 91. May he rest in peace. It is noteworthy that Dr. Abd-El-Aziz Hegazy was appointed by the BA Board of Trustees as Chairman of the Board’s Executive Committee. His great contributions helped in the progress of the BA and in strengthening its role in all fields, nationally and internationally. Dr. Hegazy’s life was full of achievements, and he dedicated it to serving his country in whichever position he filled throughout his life. Dr. Ismail Serageldin, Director of the BA, offers his condolences to Dr. Hegazy’s family on behalf of the BA and its staff. May God bless them with mercy and patience.


8th Agenda Exhibition
2–28 February 2015

The Agenda Exhibition, which is organized by the BA Exhibitions and Art Collection Department, is considered to be one of the most important art exhibitions in Egypt at the moment. It first began in 2008 and was titled “50 cm Frame”. The name was changed by the seventh exhibition to the current title. Since its launch, hundreds of artists have taken part in the exhibition, using varied artistic mediums, such as photography, sculpture, carving, painting, ceramic art, and video art. This year, 83 artists have taken part in the exhibition and their artworks will be displayed in the BACC East Exhibition Hall from 2 to 28 February 2015.