President of Helwan University in Cairo Prof. Maged Negm
Director of the Academy of Fine Arts in Palermo Prof. Umberto De Paola

present the first of a series of online events:

Internationalization Street @ Helwan University in Cairo
MAR – media • arts • research @ Academy of Fine Arts in Palermo


a joint workshop

01 Art & Design
Renovating the World Post COVID- 19

from 9th to 15th December ’20

“What creative solutions can help minimize the negative effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic?”
Art and Design as tools to enhance cultural and creative exchange, safeguard international solidarity
and initiate a creative reflection on the transformations taking place during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.


With the participation of

Assoc. Prof. Pr. Omnia Salah
Asst. Prof. Nessreen Y. Ibrahim

Faculty of Applied Arts – Helwan University

Prof. Luca Pulvirenti
Prof. Maria Antonietta Malleo

Department of Design and Applied Arts
Academy of Fine Arts – Palermo

With the support of

Prof. Mona Fouad
Vice President of Postgraduate studies and Research

Prof. Hosam Refaey
Vice President of Education and Student Affairs

Promoted by

IRO – International Relation Office – Helwan University – Cairo – Prof. Mayada Belal

International Relations and E+ Mobility
Accademia di Belle Arti – PalermoProf. Luca Pulvirenti