represents an umbrella which encompasses primarily Ahmed Moustafa's
studio workspace. Inside
its high, white-washed walls, the Fe-Noon studio also houses the
gallery and exhibition space for the artist's numerous works.
philosophy, multiple operations
Within these confines can be found the multi-disciplined
team - under the direct tutelage of Ahmed - engaged in pioneering
and inexhaustible research. Invariably the same team is involved
in the design implementation and publishing of such material.
is at once an artist's studio and scholar's study. In fact, its
official moniker is Fe-Noon Ahmed Moustafa The
Research Centre for Arab Art and Design, and not without reason:
initially trained as a figurative artist in the neoclassical European
tradition, he subsequently rediscovered his Islamic roots and is
now a leading authority on Arabic art and design.