Abakar Mohamed

  • Male
  • country
  • Sudan
  • disciplines
  • photography, production
  • languages
  • French, english, arabic
  • 01.01.1990
  • at Shearia, Darfour (Sudan)
  • life at Paris, France

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Born in 1990 in Shearia, Darfour (Sudan), Mohamed Abakar escaped prison and the political conflicts of his country to come to France in 2015 . His disciplines include photography, filmmaking and writing. He took part in the “programme étudiants invités” of the Higher National Institute for Decorative Arts and participated in a workshop at Château de Versailles where he obtained the runner-up award for his photo series Refugee to discover. He exhibits in showcases at the Ministry of Culture in the Palais Royal, at the “Collège de France”, and at the 2018 “Visions d’exil” festival at Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris, France. He is a member of the agency of artists in exile since 2017.