The next generation of craft is linking tradition with art and design.
Why is it that men are always seeking something new? Why can’t we keep things as they are? Animals do the same thing over and over again, but as humans we need renewal. This inner need gets us out of our bed in the morning, or even in the middle of the night. It takes us to new places, we move forward. It is the basis for evolution; it creates awareness. Although we may be longing for peace of mind and would love to have things remain the way they are, there is a drive more powerful than willpower to attract us to the new.
In Marrakesh I am in the right place for innovation.
The city is bubbling with creative energy. Heading to the medina in the heart of the city, one might think of going back in time. Viewing it as a place where workshops are located and filled with traditional products. If you stay a little longer and take a closer look at the buzz in the streets, you’ll see there is a world within a world to discover….
This article was written for Hand/Eye Magazine. Read the full view article here.