Artistic encounters
in war and violent conflict
Artistic
encounters
in war and
violent conflict

What inspires and motivates those engaged in creative practice? How do artistic expressions inspire and move others to action for social justice during and after war? How do artists, art and activism intersect in and after wars in Sudan, Myanmar and amongst exiled artists around the world?

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Yohannes Mulat Mekonnen

Visual Artist
Ethiopia

Yohannes Mulat Mekonnen is a multidisciplinary visual artist based in Oslo, Norway. His research-based art works often take form as moving images, paintings, and site-specific art installations. Representation is a central theme that underpins all of his works.

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Yohannes Mulat Mekonnen

Visual Artist
Ethiopia

Yohannes Mulat Mekonnen is a multidisciplinary visual artist based in Oslo, Norway. His research-based art works often take form as moving images, paintings, and site-specific art installations. Representation is a central theme that underpins all of his works.

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KSN

Visual Artist
Myanmar

KSN is a photographer, writer and ethnographer. Since the military coup in Myanmar 1 February 2021, she has used photography to contribute to the revolution.

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KSN

Visual Artist
Myanmar

KSN is a photographer, writer and ethnographer. Since the military coup in Myanmar 1 February 2021, she has used photography to contribute to the revolution.

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Cecilia G. Salinas

Visual Artist
Argentina / Norway

Dr. Cecilia G. Salinas is an artist and anthropologist whose artistic practice combines words and images to explore the topic of childhood and trauma.

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Cecilia G. Salinas

Visual Artist
Argentina / Norway

Dr. Cecilia G. Salinas is an artist and anthropologist whose artistic practice combines words and images to explore the topic of childhood and trauma.

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