Under the creation of Culture Vultures, Artisanal Affairs was launched in January 2012 with a mission to link artists, artisans and audience-involving them in a three-way dialogue.
Tying in the turbans on a Fez artisanal tour
- Artisanal Tour – This introduction to the craft makers of Morocco unearths the treasures of the Imperial medina of Fez or the ancient market town of Sefrou. Meet the artisans, experience their workshops and scratch under the surface of their daily lives as they work their crafts with traditional methods centuries old.
Further details HERE.
The hands of a metal engraver.
- Traditional Craft Workshops – Spend an afternoon with C.V. -build a bespoke program to work alongside a Fassi artisan to discover, learn and practice the skills and traditional methods involved.
More detailed information HERE
Mohammed and Sue at Ain Okbi
- Residencies and Longer Affairs . For artists, designers, researchers or craft-makers to immerse themselves in the techniques, methods, approaches and thought patterns coming out of the workshops of Fez or Sefrou. Residencies range from bespoke to pre-designed programs.
More Information HERE
Stucco in action