The 2020 edition of FIAC (Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain), the 47th edition of the fair, previously scheduled to take place at the Grand Palais in Paris from October 22-25, will not take place until October 2021.
When the pandemic forced the closure of public spaces around the world, brick-and-mortar arts institutions had to think on the fly, and many launched virtual tours to compensate. But now a museum is opening that’s fully entrenched in the digital space – the first of its kind to put the virtual experience front and center.
Most of those traveling to Egypt come because of a deep fascination with its ancient history. However, Egypt boasts very strong and varied cultural influences, with the most prominent also being Coptic and Islamic.