Must-see Marrakech Biennale 6 NOT NEW NOW

Arts + festival may just be my two favourite words. So when the Marrakech Biennale comes around every two years, I get ridiculously excited! But this year I had another reason to be excited – I was the international press officer. That’s right. For the weeks leading up to opening week, I had the pleasure … Continue reading

Marrakech’s arts scene is heating up

David Bloch gallery, Copyright Mandy Sinclair

Following the success of the Marrakech Biennale earlier this year, the art scene seems to be heating up. Hardly a week goes by without receiving an invitation to the vernissage of the latest exhibit opening up in Marrakech. Yet it seems to be a trend throughout the Kingdom. In Rabat, the Mohamed VI Museum of Modern … Continue reading

Marrakech Biennale 5 – Opening Week

Copyright Gordon Lyons

The Marrakech Biennale’s fifth edition is officially underway. And what a weekend it was. It seemed everyone was there. Alia Radman, director of operations for the Marrakech Biennale, told Made in Marrakech that attendance was up significantly over previous years as was participation from the local community. This was just opening weekend. Exhibits are on display until March … Continue reading