THE MAHMOUD SAÏD PROJECT
CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ


 

UPCOMING EVENTS/AUCTIONS

 

 

 

 

WHERE TO SEE MAHMOUD SAID IN THE WORLD ?

 

Le chat blanc (esquisse), 1948

Currently exhibited at the Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris: ‘100 Masterpieces of Modern & Contemporary Arab Art: The Barjeel Collection’, from 28th February to 2nd July 2017.

 

 

 

PAST EVENTS

 

AUCTION SALE
MILLON DROUOT
21 JUNE 2017
PARIS

Spondigen, 1923

Est.10,000-15,000 €
Sold 10,000 €

Mahmoud Said

 


25 APRIL 2017
HONOLULU

Presentation of the Mahmoud Said Catalogue Raisonné to Hawaii's cultural elite, hosted by Isabella Ellaheh Hughes, co-founder of the Honolulu Biennial

 


Mahmoud SAid

AUCTION SALE
SOTHEBY'S
25 APRIL 2017
LONDON

Portrait de Mme. Batanouni Bey

Est.150,000-250,000 GBP
Sold 392,750 GBP

 


APRIL 10
BOOK SIGNING
at the Greater Cairo Library



 
ARAC presents
the Launch of the Catalogue Raisonné
of Pioneer Artist Mahmoud Saïd,
by Valérie Didier Hess & Dr. Hussam Rashwan, Great Cairo Library, Zamalek,
presented by Dr. Ashraf Reda,
Chairman of ARAC Foundation for Arts & Culture

Dr.Ashraf Reda, Dr.Hossam Rashwan, Valerie Didier-Hess, Mohamed Salmawy

Dr.Ashraf Reda, Dr.Hossam Rashwan, Valerie Didier-Hess



APRIL 8
BOOK SIGNING
at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Alexandria


Sarah Serour

Dr.Hossam Rashwan


Sarah Serour, Dr.Hossam Rashwan, Valerie Didier-Hess, Dr.Aboulghar


Mikhail Orlov


Valerie Didier-Hess, Dr.Abou El-Ghar




MARCH 18 in Dubai



MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ART
AUCTION SALES


Introspection
Charcoal on paper 27 x 20.3 cm
$125,000


Portrait of Mohamed Pacha Said - esquisse
oil on board 22 x 25 cm
$ 137,500

Assouan - Iles and Dunes
oil on board 54 x 73 cm and 21.6 x 29.8 cm
$685,500

Eid Al Adha
oil on board 13.5 x 24.5 cm
$ 25,000

Les Tombes de Bacos, Alexandrie
oil on cardboard 21 x 29 cm
$ 62,500



MARCH 16
ART DUBAI

PANEL DISCUSSION
with Mohamed Salmawy
Head of the Afro-Asian Union of Writers

 


MARCH 15 at the Emirates Towers in Dubai
OPENING OF THE MAHMOUD SAID SALON WITH A LOAN EXHIBITION



In addition to the 5 works offered at auction
in Dubai on March 18, 15 masterpieces by
Mahmoud Said are reunited under one roof,
a first for this pioneer artist outside of Egypt
made possible by collectors who have kindly
accepted
to temprorarily part of their paintings.


Valerie Didier-Hess, Dr.Hossam Rashwan

 



Introduction by Michael Jeha, Managing Director, Christie's Middle-East

MARCH 15

OFFICIAL LAUNCH
in Dubai
with the co-authors and Fatenn Mostafa, founder of ArtTalks | Egypt


 


MARCH 1, 2017
The Lighthouse, Dubai Design District

LAUNCH TEASER

Panel discussion with
Hashem Montasser
Founder of The Lighthouse
Valérie Didier Hess,
Director of Business Development, Christie’s Dubai
Hala Khayat
Director and Specialist, Christie’s Dubai

Exceptional exhibition of works by Mahmoud Said
from the Montasser Family private collection