Cairo Photo Week 2023 (Access to the full program & all venues)

Cairo Photo Week 2023 (Access to the full program & all venues)

Cairo Photo Week | Downtown Cairo, 8-18 February 2023

This pass gives you access to:

  • All venues
  • All talks, demos & panels.
  • All Networking events.
  • Portfolio reviews (Please follow to register – places are limited).
  • Breakfast with the masters.
  • All exhibitions.
  • Open studios.
  • Some selected workshops (please follow for more info about the workshops).
  • Markets and others.
  • Opening & closing nights

This pass does not include:

  • Photo walks (Powered by Capture Egypt. Please follow for more info about the workshops).
  • Some workshops (please follow for more info about the workshops).

Exhibitions (Free Access):
If you want to visit the exhibitions only, they are all FREE access with registration at the door.

8-18 February 2023
8 February: Opening Night for the World Press Photo Exhibition at 5:00 PM
9 February: Opening night of the rest of the exhibitions.
10-18 February: Educational program starts
(Full program will be sent to you later).

Venues | Downtown Cairo:
Radio Cinema
Radio Theatre
The Factory Space
The Workshop Hanger
The French Institute
Access Art Space
Startup Haus
Cocoon Culture Center

Cairo Photo Week (CPW) is a 10-day photography & image- making festival in the heart of historic Downtown Cairo organized by Photopia targeting the Egyptian and regional photography community, bringing local, regional international immersive educational experience to the emerging image makers. The diverse program covers a wide spectrum of genres of photography (Documentary, photojournalism, cinematography, experimental practices in fashion, food, contemporary, mixed-media, cinematography, NFTs, art direction, and all imagemaking practices. Activities include Exhibitions & professional meet-ups & networking.

2023 Edition will host 100+ Keynote Instructors and Speakers from Egypt, the USA, France, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Denmark,,Tunis, Morocco & KSA.

Our educational direction this edition will focus on & reconnect with the origins of the photographic practice as applied to so many contexts, formats and genres: hence the word RAW is our theme – metaphorically not literally; the origins that have been alienated over the past few years because of the invasion of social media as an alternative platform a “fast photo” trend that lacks the basics of the craft. We will reconnect, revive and re-introduce the proper practice to our audience in attempt to pause the “fast photo” culture sabotaging the lens-based art & profession. We don’t aim to resist the inevitable digital era but rather nurturing the young talents with solid image education. CPW) is a 10-day pho

Educational Activities:

  • Workshops
  • Talks & panel discussions
  • Live demosMasterclasses
  • Portfolio reviews
  • Photo walks • Photo Slide Jams

Other Activities:

  • Exhibitions
  • Networking & Industry Days
  • Photobook reviews
  • Film screenings
  • Markets
  • Photo services
  • Open studiosEducational activities:
  • Workshops
  • Talks & panel discussions
  • Live Demo

Please call 01211338991 for questions or support.