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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Diala Brisly

Visual Artist
France / Syria

Diala Brisly is a Syrian artist whose artistic practice spans a variety of media, including animation, painting, conceptual art, illustration, comic books and murals.

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Diala Brisly

Visual Artist
France / Syria

Diala Brisly is a Syrian artist whose artistic practice spans a variety of media, including animation, painting, conceptual art, illustration, comic books and murals.

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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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Stella Gaitano

Writer
Germany / Sudan

Stella Gaitano is a well-known writer on the Sudanese Arabic literary. Her writing explores themes of departure, motherhood, loss, and grief in the context of war in South Sudan.

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Stella Gaitano

Writer
Germany / Sudan

Stella Gaitano is a well-known writer on the Sudanese Arabic literary. Her writing explores themes of departure, motherhood, loss, and grief in the context of war in South Sudan.

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