Friday, April 27, 2012

International Heritage Day in Fez

The ALIF-ALC Photography Club and the HEM school, in conjunction with The View from Fez, held a celebration of International Heritage Day on the April 22, at the Batha Museum.


The event was a huge success, with more than 500 people attending.

Vincent, Karina and Vanessa
One of the highlights was the photography competition which attracted eighty participants from around Morocco and outside the country. From the entries forty were exhibited and the jury, Lamaie Skalli, Vanessa Bonnin, Salah Ghrissi, Tom Faklker and Omar Chennafi, selected the top five.

First place : Soraya Benchakroune
Second palce : Sally Lyall Grant
Third place : Ali El-Kassass
Fourth : Tiffany Harris
Fifth Place Matt Shumann

Soraya Benchakroune with Omar Chennafi
The event also included an Issawa Sufi concert, Andalouse music and a fashion show.


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