Nomadic Traces Program // Tracés Nomades Programme

Events Program

16 Dec 2016
16 Oct 2017


TNNT_KHTT - Esther de Vries & Richard Niessen

16.12.2016 —16.09.2017


16.12.2016 : Inauguration

18.00 : Opening/vernissage
18.30 : Welcoming note and artists presentation
19.30 : Performance and fashion show presenting the works of Margherita Abi Hanna and Amine Bendriouich.
20.00 : Cocktail and letter-cookies the Amal Association in collaboration with Brahim Boucheikha.

17.12.2016: Lecture /Conférence

18.00 : Welcoming tea
18.30 : "The Journey of a letter: from a mark to an artistic installation"
Round table and debate in the presence of the artists moderated by the curator of the exhibition Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFarès.




JAN 2017

17.01.2017 : Meetings

Literary Salon: «Journey of Letters»

Starting on 17 January 2017, a series of monthly events that will accompany the exhibition all along, during which Yassine Adnane, writer and journalist, will invite authors whose pens have traveled from one writing system to another. The meetings will also be occasions for book signings for authors recent works. The series is launch with the presentation of Yassine Adnane's book Al Abér.


Feb 2017

10–17.02.2017: Workshop

Workshop «Jewelry Design» Open to the women of Fondation Dar Bellarj led by Margherita Abi Hanna.

17.02.2017: Lecture

Lecture «Architecture of the oasis of southern Morocco, a writing anchored in history» (in French)
Presented by Salima Naji: Architecte DPLG (Paris-La-Villette), Doctor in anthropology (PhD. Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales), and specialist of the built heritage.


MAR 2017

1—11.03.2017 : Dance

Performance «Dancing Letters», Taoufiq Izeddiou. During the international contemporary dance festival «On marche» (we walk), Dar Bellarj will open its doors to a variety of dancers to interact with the interactive video installation by Laurent Mareschal.


APR 2017

7.04.2017 : Music

Sufi Music «Women's voices : Soufi Amazigh-Berber Samaa». Directed by Safia Adouane. A meeting around Sufi-Amazign singing with Berber women from Tiznit.

14.04.2017 : Lecture

«Written in clay: Clay as a means of expression». The letter engraved in clay, from the alphabet to various means of using clay as expressive medium. A talk by Zineb Triki, ceramist, artist and dierctor of Arterre, the art and ceramics workshop in Marrakech.


MAY 2017

5.05.2017 : 18h30 : Lecture

«The Amazigh Graphic Arts», by Artists and teacher M. Lahbib Fouad, head of research at the IRCAM (Royal Institute of Aamzigh Culture) in Rabat.

6–7.05.2017 : Workshop

Workshop «Tifinagh Typography». Led by the artist Lahbib Fouad. Open to graphic designers by registration (limited spaces).
Atelier de «Typographie Tifinaghe». Animé par l’artiste Lahbib Fouad. Ouvert aux graphistes sur inscription (places limitées)

17.05.2017 : 18h30 : Lecture / Conférence

«Amazig writing, from rock to screen». Presented by M. Ahmed Skounti, researcher, lecturer and head of the anthropology department at the Science Institute of Archeology and Heritage in Rabat.



16.09.2017 : 18.30 : Closing Musical Performance


Live performance by H.A.T. (aka Hatim Belyamani), Moroccan artist and musician living in New York. He will perform an audio-visual digital musical remix that links traditional Moroccan music to contemporary electro beats.
Performance de H.A.T. (pseudo de Hatim Belyamani), artiste musicien marocain basé à New York. Il va nous offrir de nouveaux liens harmonieux entre les musiques locales traditionnelles et l’art du remix numérique audio-visuel.