art show at the De Young

From: Hassan Said (email suppressed)
Date: Wed Jun 10 2009 - 15:25:29 PDT

Cultural Encounters:
Friday nights at the de Young
One Night Event of Egyptian Art and Culture
and screening of 2 experimental films

Piazzoni Murals room, Koret auditorium, and Wilsey Court

Friday, June 26, 2009, 5:00–8:45 p.m.
Free admission

an Evening of Egyptian art and Culture

-Piazzoni Murals room, 5:00–8:45 p.m.
An art exhibit featuring the work of:

Osama Dawod,
Hassan Fedawy,
Hassan Said,
and Rahab Said

- Wilsey Court, 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Live Egyptian music by Flowers of the Nile and dance performance by the
graduates of the Sausan Academy of Egyptian Dance. The Sausan Academy is
dedicated to teaching authentic Egyptian-style belly dance with the focus on
the golden era of Egypt. The dancers are Fayruz (Mary Brodie), Valentina
(Valentina Prodan), Andrea (Andrea Aranda), and Naiya & Numa'ir (Debi Lemon
and Maurice del Prado).

- Koret auditorium, 7:00 p.m.
Screening of films by Hassan Said

INFAMY (5 min.)
A surreal remembrance of the tragedy at the World Trade Center on
September 11, 2001.

The story of a beautiful woman’s hallucination through an abstract and
bizarre world.

This program is a collaboration between the de Young and the Egyptian
Consulate Press and Information Bureau.

admission into Friday nights at the de Young program is free of charge.

Tickets required for admission into Tutankhamun
and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs. Visit for

For more information e-mail email suppressed or call 415-750-7694

The Artist Studio program is a part of FAMSF’s Cultural Encounters
designed to attract new and diverse audiences to the Museums. Cultural
is generously funded by The James Irvine Foundation, The Wallace Foundation,
Institute of Museum and Library Services, the Columbia Foundation, and the
Johnson Clive Foundation.

the museum is located at:

de Young museum
Golden Gate Park
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118

P.S: "Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs"
On view from June 27, 2009, through March 28, 2010 at the de Young

Hassan M. Said
(845) 597-9468
email suppressed
For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.