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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Hanreality

Visual Artist
Myanmar

Hanreality is a Burmese digital collage artist. In his work, he combines and layers different images in order to create something new. Since the military coup in Myanmar February 1st 2021, Hanreality has made a range of anti-coup artworks.

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Hanreality

Visual Artist
Myanmar

Hanreality is a Burmese digital collage artist. In his work, he combines and layers different images in order to create something new. Since the military coup in Myanmar February 1st 2021, Hanreality has made a range of anti-coup artworks.

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Yohannes Mulat Mekonnen

Visual Artist
Ethiopia / Norway

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 / Norway

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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