Born in Tangier (Morocco), Hicham Bouzid is a cultural practitioner and independent curator. Since 2010, he has collaborated with several art and cultural institutions in Morocco and abroad. Hicham is the co-founder and artistic director of Think Tanger, a cultural platform that explores the urban space and social fabric of Tangier through projects operating at the crossroads of contemporary art, design, participatory research and urban fields, featuring also an atelier for visual art production focusing on printing practices. He recently published MAKAN, a cultural magazine that tackles questions about art, architecture and urbanism.
His curatorial practice produces various outputs: exhibitions, seminars, talks & podcasts, open studios, prints and books. Hicham uses all these mediums to reflect on today’s dynamics of Moroccan society, and create new narratives that ties to his immediate surroundings in Tangier and Morocco in general.