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Exhibitions

Ronnie Close: ULTRAS Football Fans in Egypt

Wednesday 11 June 2014

Ronnie Close: ULTRAS Football Fans in Egypt


Wednesday 11th June, 7:00pm

QUAD Gallery FREE, booking essential

 

With the World Cup looming, artist Ronnie Close will introduce his new film More Out of Curiositywhich takes a very different look at the politics of football fans in Cairo and focuses on a breed of super-fan, the Egyptian ‘Ultras’.

 

Ronnie will be joined by one of the founders of the Al-Ahly Ultras in Egypt, Mohamed Badawi, who will join in the Q&A after the presentation.