The East Dreamed by the West
The exhibition features a series of paintings and drawings by Orientalist painters who visited or lived in Morocco, artists of the late 19th century until the 1950s.
The works can track the evolution of the Eastern kind of fantastic representation of an exotic East in a demystified vision, more realistic and accurate.
The exhibition is running until January 5, 2017
The Museum of Art and Culture in Marrakech
61, rue Yugoslavia
Ghandouri Passage. guéliz
+ 212 (0) 5 24 44 83 26
Le Festival du livre de Marrakech
October 21 to October 23, 2016 in Dar Attakafa
Le Festival du livre de Marrakech is organized by the Association "Blue kitab" (Stéphane Guillot - Joschi Guitton - Emmanuelle Sarrazin). This festival will bring together Moroccan writers, French and Arabic, French, Haitian, Lebanese ... Moroccan culture and world cultures will be highlighted through signings and numerous meetings with the public (debates and round tables).
The festival will host writers, of course, but also storytellers, poets, schools, universities, associations working for the ac..
The secret garden is unveiled to the public
The secret garden opens its doors to the public from Sunday, March 20. The garden was rebuild in the middle of the 20th century by a guy influential Atlas. Formerly, a palace stood on this ground. Located in the Mouassine district, this garden is a green area composed of two botanical universe. the "Jardin Exotique" which houses different varieties of tropical plants. The second area called the "Islamic Garden" was inspired by the description of paradise mentioned in the Koran. The Secret Garden also houses a bookstore, a cafe an..
World Dance Congress Marrakech 2016
From 1 to 5 September 2016 will be held in Marrakech on World Dance Congress the Palmeraie Golf Palace. This is the ninth largest dance event which is organized by Imad Productions (Germany & Morocco) and Albert Torres Productions (Los Angeles)