Association Racines

Racines Carrées

Racines Carrées opens its documentation center for students and researchers in the cultural and artistic sector

Equipped with a collective workspace connected to internet, a meeting room and a documentation center, Racines Carrées opens its doors every Wednesday to students and researchers in the cultural and artistic sector in order to consult its documentation center which houses a large trilingual selection (arabic, french, english) of reference works and specialized magazines (weekly, monthly, biweekly, quarterly ...), articles, field studies, national and international reports, guides, CDs and archives classified in the different artistic disciplines (music, theater, dance, circus and...


The incubator Racines Carrées: Operational pre-test phase

The project holders that were selected for the pre-test phase are enrolled in the elaboration of the first drafts of their project proposals. Racines Carrées offers them a co-working space, a documentation center, personalized meetings and a global generic training. 

This phase lasts for 3 months, and consists mainly in moments of exchange, sharing and capacity building of artists and cultural operators that are enrolled in the incubator's programme. 
After a week of collective training in March, on the elaboration of cultural projects, the project holders will benefit from...


Racines Carrées : End of the 2018 incubation and beginning of the 2019 promotion

The first promotion of the incubator Racines Carrées included 12 projects in different artistic disciplines (theater, music, circus, plastic arts, illustration, storytelling, etc.). This first year of incubation will end on January 24th and 25th, through the presentation of their projects to an international jury.

After the call for applications for the 2019 promotion of the incubator, Racines pre-selected 21 artistic projects (music, circus, theater, cinema, photography, literature, dance, plastic arts, etc.) coming from Tangier, Nador, Kenitra, Fès, Rabat,...


Racines Carrées : Traning on the elaboration of cultural projects

Racines Carrées launched its first extensive training within the framework of its incubation phase on the theme of “Elaboration of cultural projects“. The first subtheme of this training was related to cultural jobs, and animated by Claud Pichot and Aadel Essaadani.

The training lasted 5 days (from June 4th to 8th), during which the project holders discovered the terminology related to artistic, administrative and technical jobs, along with their scope of intervention and an identification of the cross-...


Racines Carrées : launch of the incubation phase

Initiated by Racines with the support of the Drosos foundation, the incubator of cultural and artistic structures “Racines Carrées” launches the incubation phase of the project holders after a pre-test period of 3 months.

After a presentation in front of an international jury, constituted of Mrs. Claudine Dussiolier (cultural engineer / cooperation), Mrs. Ginni Wiik (the Royal Norweigian Embassy in Morocco) and Mr. Ferdinand Richard (Roberto...


Opening of the incubator Racines Carrées

Initiated by Racines, with the support of the Drosos foundation, the incubator of cultural structures Racines Carrées officially opened its doors on 15 January 2018. Circus show, street theater play, music album, comic and illustration book publication, video installations, etc.: 20 projects in total have been preselected to take part in the first phase of the 3-month pretest, which includes:
- a 5-day generic and common training program    
- individualized appointments for each project
- the evaluation of the projects by a jury of national and international experts...