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Modest Fashion <small>an international phenomenon in art and fashion</small>

Modest Fashion an international phenomenon in art and fashion

project
It is something new and a multi billion-dollar industry: Modest Fashion. You may have never heard of it, you may...
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3%

fact
of headliners on Dutch festivals is female. [Mama Cash]
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Thuis, Ontheemd #2

Thuis, Ontheemd #2

project
The music theater performance Thuis, Ontheemd # 2 by Rajae El Mouhandiz goes beyond the culture clash and frankly discusses the...
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85%

fact
of permanent collections in museums are of male artists, and 85% is white. [Guerilla Girls, 2019]
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Music <small>composing, recording, producing, performing</small>

Music composing, recording, producing, performing

project
After being the first Moroccan to study at a Dutch conservatory at the age of 16, Rajae El Mouhandiz left...
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96%

fact
of film directors in Hollywood are men... since 1946. [50/50 by 2020, 2018]
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Muslim Women: The Wave of the Future

article
Muslim women are the new cultural global leaders via soft power through fashion, pop-culture and art. by Rajae El Mouhandiz...
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Thuis, Ontheemd #1

Thuis, Ontheemd #1

project
In her first solo performance, artistic centipede Rajae El Mouhandiz takes you to special places and moments in her life...
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UN has no data

fact
about value and valuation of female artists. [UN source]
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5%

fact
of films in competition at the Cannes Film Festival are directed by women. [collectif 50/50]
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Muslima <small>Muslim Women’s Art & Voices</small>

Muslima Muslim Women’s Art & Voices

project
A worldwide online exhibition presenting a collection of thoughts and artworks of contemporary Muslim women who show their identity and...
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17%

fact
of choreographers in Dutch dance companies is female. [Mama Cash]
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Diversity in culture: Why and how?

article
A question that is often asked is: is the representation in/of the Dutch arts/cultural sector sufficiently reflective of today’s society?...
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13%

fact
of Dutch composers and music authors is female. [Buma Stemra]
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Hijabi Monologues NL

Hijabi Monologues NL

project
The Hijabi Monologues Netherlands production in 2012-15 brought together a fantastic mix of women, Muslim and non-Muslim, from all walks...
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‘Meer Marokkanen’ <small>Party & Facebook community</small>

‘Meer Marokkanen’ Party & Facebook community

project
On Saturday May 10th 2014, a party was held in Amsterdam for more Moroccans in our country. The aim was to...
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11%

fact
of Dutch artistic theatre directors is female [Mama Cash]
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How art and music create a new hybrid global culture <small>TedX</small>

How art and music create a new hybrid global culture TedX

article
The “one story” of Muslims and immigrants we hear in the news and politics every day is ignoring the many stories of...
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¡HOPE!

¡HOPE!

project
¡HOPE! is a short doc film about the transformation of emotions & identity. Rajae El Mouhandiz is: Woman, Moroccan, Algerian,...
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16%

fact
of the literature in the Dutch canon is written by women. [Mama Cash]
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