Manar Moursi’s work spans the fields of architecture, urbanism, design and art. In 2011, she founded Studio Meem, an interdisciplinary design studio based in Cairo focusing on articulating the specificity of the local ecology and the rich cultural heritage of the region through a contemporary voice. Since its foundation, Studio Meem has collaborated with a vast network of artisans, artists and landscape designers, with the conviction that dialogue and cooperation enhances creative possibilities.
CONTRIBUTION TO THE FUNAMBULIST MAGAZINE:
– “Cairo Chairs: Notes from Sidewalk Salons,” in The Funambulist 6 (Jul-Aug 2016) Object Politics.
– Politics of Street Objects: The 1001 Chairs of Cairo (recorded on February 20, 2015)