Soukaina Aboulaoula is an independent curator and programme coordinator based in Marrakech, Morocco. With a background in film and audiovisual production, she worked at the Marrakech Museum of Photography and Visual Arts (MMP+) in 2015 and at the Museum of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden - MACAAL in 2016.
Aboulaoula took part in MADRASSA’17 curatorial training and residency with L’Atelier de l’Observatoire, Casablanca. She was a fellow at Raw Académie Session 4 — Corpus Callosum, directed by Tracey Rose at Raw Material Company, Dakar (2018), and also participated in the first Young Curators Academy during the 4th Berlin Autumn Salon at Maxim Gorki Theatre, Berlin (2019).
She is currently involved in a research driven by questioning the contours of the end of the Casablanca group, and examining the transition from Moroccan Modernism to the present time. In 2017, with graphic designer and curator Yvon Langué, she co-founded Untitled, a curatorial and art direction agency based in Marrakech.
Photo: Btihal Remli