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GU Hosts Renowned Designer Dr. Khaled Mehrez for an Insightful Session on Egyptian Furniture Style

Galala University’s Faculty of Art and Design recently hosted an informative session featuring the renowned designer, Dr. Khaled Mehrez. The event, titled “Furniture in Egyptian Style,” took place on campus and delved into the intricate fusion of Egyptian heritage with contemporary trends, a hallmark of Dr. Mehrez’s acclaimed “Egyptian Style.”

Dr. Mehrez’s visit provided a unique opportunity for students to explore his extensive portfolio, which seamlessly blends traditional Egyptian elements with modern aesthetics. His designs, known for enriching spaces with cultural depth and modern allure, were showcased, inspiring students to think creatively about interior and furniture design.

Prof. Dr. Mohamed El-Shinawi, President of Galala University, expressed his delight for hosting such a prominent figure in the design industry. He emphasized the importance of exposing students to diverse design philosophies and real-world applications, which are essential for their professional growth and development.

During the session, Dr. Mehrez shared insights into his design process and the significance of preserving cultural heritage while embracing modernity. His approach to design not only reflects a deep respect for Egyptian traditions but also demonstrates an innovative vision that resonates with contemporary global trends.

This enlightening session is part of Galala University’s ongoing efforts to provide its students with valuable learning experiences and access to industry leaders. By bridging the gap between academia and industry, the university aims to equip its students with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in their future careers.