Marrakech Biennale 6

24 Feb 2016 — 08 May 2016

Ahmed Mater, Social Fabric, 2012 from Desert of Pharan series

Marrakech Biennale 6

Interviews
Can Art not be political? Reem Fadda unveils details on the upcoming 6th Marrakech Biennale

Marrakech
 

I’ve met Reem Fadda in Marrakesh last December in a sunny day just out the medina, we had lunch together to talk about the program of the upcoming Marrakech Biennale. Mara Sartore: Could you tell us about your vision on the upcoming Marrakesh Biennale? Reem Fadda: I was appointed to be the curator of the Marrakech Biennale 2016, however I also decided to invite three Moroccan curators to intervene and do their own thing. Omar Berrada a writer, translator and critic who works with Dar al Mamun is doing one particular intervention, within the main exhibition, on the oeuvre of the filmmaker and writer Ahmed Bouanani who passed away a couple of years ago. Bouanani was very well known for his interrogation... Read More
Reem Fadda
Palais El Badii, one of the venues of the 6th Marrakech Biennale

News
Marrakech Biennale 2016: Not New Now, Artist List

Marrakech

24/02/2016 - 08/05/2016 

“Not New Now”, the 6th edition of the Marrakech Biennale, taking place February 24 to May 8, 2016 in Marrakech, Morocco, has announced its participating artists. Participating artists: Talal Afifi, Haig Aivazian, El Anatsui, Tarek Atoui,... Read More
Hassan Hajjaj's Riad in Marrakech

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Marrakech Biennale 2016: Highlights

Marrakech

24/02/2016 - 09/05/2016 

Biennale Cafè by Hassan Hajjaj The artist will revisit the Biennale’s Cafè not as an artist but as a designer. By revamping the entrance of an old deco building Hajjaj will present a most alternative experience for the entire duration of the... Read More
Dar Chérifa, Marrakech

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Marrakech Biennale 2016: Parallel Projects Places

Marrakech

24/02/2016 - 08/05/2016 

L’Blassa – Building in the corner of the Yougoslavie street and the Liberté street – Gueliz L’Blassa is an iconic space of the Biennale which invests an abandoned building in the heart of Gueliz district, to turn it into an epicenter of... Read More
Marrakech Biennale

News
Marrakech Biennale 2016: Parallel Projects

Marrakech

24/02/2016 - 08/05/2016 

MB6 Parallel Projects has created an open call to engage a wider community of artists and cultural practitioners in what will be known as the Parallel Projects of the Biennale. A selection committee of esteemed art practitioners has been formulated to... Read More

Exhibitions & Events

© Mounir Fatmi & Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg

Mounir Fatmi: Darkening Process

30/01/2016 - 30/05/2016

MMP+

Tanc, New Horizons, 2016

Tanc: New Horizons

26/02/2016 - 27/03/2016

David Bloch Gallery

Awaln'art

Awaln’art

22/04/2016 - 09/05/2016

Artists

Afifi Talal

Talal Afifi

Artist

Haig Aivazian

Haig Aivazian

Artist, Curator

El Anatsui

El Anatsui

Artist

Tarek Atoui
Kader Attia

Kader Attia

Artist

Dana Awartani
Yto Barrada

Yto Barrada

Artist

Isak Berbic

Isak Berbic

Artist

Dineo Seshee Bopape
Farid Belkahia