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First edition of Casablanca Design Week to launch in October

Written by FDM

The Houna collective created the first edition of Casablanca Design Week. Scheduled for October 24 to 30, this event will dive the economic city into the world of design through exhibitions, walks or conferences. It is a participatory program which makes its singularity.

Casablanca Design Week is the latest initiative of the Houna association, a collaborative platform and an artistic incubator. This gathering is organized from the 24th to the 30th of October, around the same theme: «Qu’est-ce qu’on conçoit ?» as in « What do we design? ».

A broad question that will be dissected  » in all its forms and in all its approaches « , as the collective promises, because the aim is to highlight the ecosystem in which the creative community evolves. In short, discuss the state of design in Morocco.

On the program: A multitude of totally free and open events like urban walks in the art-deco center of Casablanca, thus honoring the essential forefront places of Casablanca, conferences and debate about the cultural heritage, and the Design iStory of creators who will share their journeys, the difficulties of their work at the stages of their success.

 » Casablanca Design Week is open to designers, spaces, galleries, restaurants, companies and volunteers who wish to contribute, » The idea is to mobilize the whole city of Casablanca, with a view to diversity and inclusivity. So as the organizers say:  » Play the game! Tell us about your craziest projects and ideas by answering the call for applications on our website until September 10th. «