Mariam Elnozahy

The Townhouse Gallery

Mariam Elnozahy

The Townhouse Gallery

Biography

In a sentence, please tell us more about your professional background.

I am currently the Program Manager at the Townhouse Gallery, where I spearhead two projects (Rewriting Criticism & The Open Index) and assist in curating exhibits.

I am joining the Coworking Summit to learn about:

The reconfiguration of urban spaces and urban identities in the service of creative industry in the past ten years regionally. Would be interested in pursuing a comparative regional approach to this particular topic.

During the Coworking Summit I will contribute: 

My knowledge about working in the ever changing landscape of downtown Cairo, in one of its most enduring contemporary institutions. Also can contribute knowledge about institution building outside of the realm of physical space.

Please tell us one interesting thing about you.

I love skateboarding! Though I’m not very good and often sustain semi serious injuries….