The Artisans of al-Darb al-Ahmar: Life and Work in Historic Cairo
Journey to the heart of one of Cairo’s most historic districts, home to over 1000 artisan workshops and 60 monuments of Islamic architecture. This series showcases a unique district and present artisans at work, some of whom are part of a tradition going back a thousand years but whose skills may not last another generation.

An exhibition of these photographs will be on show at the Royal Geographical Society between 22 March and 24 April 2018.

Tis exhibition is supported by the Aga Khan Foundation (
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