Last July, we were treated to an amazing performance from Sadat who flew straight from Madinet El-Salam, Cairo to fill this year’s Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, the hortus conclusus (a contemplative room, a garden within a garden) with the impossible-not-to dance-to Egyptian Sha3by music, with DJ Funkyeast…

 For those who missed it, see here: http://vimeo.com/28656589

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Special thanks goes to the amazing Sadat, DJ Funkyeast (See Eastern Tempatations at Darbucka Club, London), Noov El Senary, Yasmine El Rashidi and all the Bidoun Team!

All photos (c) Polly Bradden

 

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