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Comptoir des Mines Galerie

What is this?

This unique art-centered experience in an artist's studio, offers a rare and exclusive opportunity to delve into the world of Moroccan contemporary art scene. During a round-trip day visit, accompanied by a Comptoir des Mines Galerie curator, you will drive to the artist's studio, for an intimate exploration of art and creativity. During the drive, the curator will introduce to the gallery's story and a background to the artistic journey ahead. You will be invited on a detailed guided tour of the artist's studio, personally led by the artist and the curator. This part of the experience is rich in insights, as you will learn about the artist's journey, their techniques, the deeper messages behind their works, and the cultural and historical influences that shape their art. The tour is interactive, encouraging guests to ask questions and engage in meaningful dialogue about the art and its broader implications.

What makes this unique?

Founded in 2016 by Hicham Daoudi, Comptoir des Mines Galerie is a landmark in Morocco's vibrant contemporary art scene, offering a unique, intimate experience that bridges the gap between art enthusiasts and creators. This curated journey begins with a scenic drive, winding through Morocco's breathtaking landscapes, setting the stage for what's to come. The gallery plays a pivotal role in enriching Morocco's and the broader Arabic art culture and fosters a deep personal connection between the audience and the artists. In this experience, you are granted exclusive access to an artist’s studio, where you directly engage with the artist, delve into their process, and uncover the stories behind their works. This immersive experience includes interactive discussions, insights into the cultural and historical influences on art and concludes with a shared meal with the artist and curator. It's a distinctive window into the artistic soul of Morocco, accentuated by the landscapes beauty.

What is the profile of the host?

With Comptoir des Mines Galerie, curators offers an immersive, VIP art experience. Knowledgeable in contemporary art, history and culture and eager to share, they engage guests with deep insights into the art, artists, and their techniques. Fluent in Arabic, French, English and Spanish, they cater to diverse language needs.

What to bring?

For an optimal experience, we advise dressing in smart casual or casual chic attire, complemented by comfortable shoes suitable for the ride and studio exploration. Please note that flip-flops, shorts, and backpacks are discouraged. We encourage our visitors to dress respectfully, mindful of local cultural norms. Tip: Don't forget your camera to capture those unforgettable moments.

How do we get there?

Meeting point is at Comptoir des Mines Galerie (in front of Auto Hall, car wash and gas station).
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EUR 600
per person
Private experience
6 hours
This experience accommodates a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 8 participants. Included: Private experience with curator and artist. Round-trip transfer in a premium vehicle between the gallery and the artist's studio (air-conditioned, water and phone charger included). Lunch and refreshment at the artist's studio (allergies to be shared with us). This experience varies based on the studio's location and the availability of the team and the artist on the day of your booking.
Offered in English, Arabic, French, Spanish
Private experience
6 hours
This experience accommodates a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 8 participants. Included: Private experience with curator and artist. Round-trip transfer in a premium vehicle between the gallery and the artist's studio (air-conditioned, water and phone charger included). Lunch and refreshment at the artist's studio (allergies to be shared with us). This experience varies based on the studio's location and the availability of the team and the artist on the day of your booking.
Offered in English, Arabic, French, Spanish
calendar
EUR 600
per person
Private experience
6 hours
This experience accommodates a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 8 participants. Included: Private experience with curator and artist. Round-trip transfer in a premium vehicle between the gallery and the artist's studio (air-conditioned, water and phone charger included). Lunch and refreshment at the artist's studio (allergies to be shared with us). This experience varies based on the studio's location and the availability of the team and the artist on the day of your booking.
Offered in English, Arabic, French, Spanish
Private experience
6 hours
This experience accommodates a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 8 participants. Included: Private experience with curator and artist. Round-trip transfer in a premium vehicle between the gallery and the artist's studio (air-conditioned, water and phone charger included). Lunch and refreshment at the artist's studio (allergies to be shared with us). This experience varies based on the studio's location and the availability of the team and the artist on the day of your booking.
Offered in English, Arabic, French, Spanish