Soukaina Aboulaoula is a curator and programme producer based in Marrakech. She is the co-founder and creative director of Untitled duo, a platform functioning as a curatorial collective and an art direction agency since December 2017 in Marrakech. Soukaina has served as Arts program virtual exhibition curator at Sheffield DocFest 2021 and co-curated a special international project for New Art Exchange around expanded notions of artistic education. Most recently, Soukaina co-curated with Yvon Langué “If A Tree Falls In A Forest” at Les Rencontres d’Arles 2022, a collective exhibition and research exploring topics of perception, representation, and knowledge within photography in Africa.
Soukaina was awarded the COARC/Mellon Art History fellowship in 2021 and is also currently conducting a three-year research project exploring the various narratives of modern art in Morocco and how they shape the interpretations of contemporary art practices.