AR-Artist Bios

Only bios (not welcome posts for new residents) that will go to people’s category on re-aligned website

AR Resident – Saddam Jumaily

  Saddam Jumaily (born Saddam Al Saeedi in Basra, Iraq, 1974) is a painter and sculptor with a significant following in his country, where he is known for works that use symbolism to deal with memory and nostalgia. From 1999-2000 … Continue reading

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AR-Resident Erden Kosova

  Erden Kosova is a Turkish art critic and curator based in Istanbul and Berlin. Kosova has been an AR-Resident in Berlin since January 2018. His residency is a cooperation between Artists at Risk (AR) and the project-space Apartment Project … Continue reading

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AR-Resident Smart Owie: Nigerian Sculptor

  Smart Owie was born in Benin, Nigeria, a city renowned for its sculptural background, particularly in the fields of casting. Owie himself was fortunate to come from a family of wood carvers and he learned the skill from an … Continue reading

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AR Resident – Barıs Seyitvan

Baris Seyitvan (1982) is a Kurdish curator and artist previously based in Diyarbakir, southeastern Turkey, working around the themes of contemporary art and migration, conflict, imprisonment and torture, nomadism, and exile. Graduating in 2004 in Fine Arts Education at Dicle … Continue reading

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Open Letter re Pussy Riot Artists in Sweden: AR and Partners Call for Political Asylum

Open Letter re Pussy Riot Artists in Sweden: AR and Partners Call for Political Asylum for Lusine Dzjanyan and Alexey Knedlyakovsky and their two children.

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AR Resident – Tito Valery

  Born CHIFOR C. VALERY, “Tito” is a Cameroonian activist, photographer and media personality from the anglophone city of Bamenda (North West). After studying law at the University of Buea, he begun his career as a radio DJ with a … Continue reading

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AR-Safe Haven Helsinki Resident Güllü Özalp at the Eläintarha Villa

We are happy to announce the arrival of AR-Resident Güllü ÖZALP ULUSOY.  She is staying at the Eläintarha Villa from 3 February to 1 May, hosted by the AR-Safe Haven Helsinki BIO The origins of Güllü’s family are rooted in … Continue reading

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AR-Safe Haven Helsinki Resident Kemal Ulusoy at the Eläintarhan Villa

We are happy to announce the arrival of AR-Resident Kemal Ulusoy.  He is staying at the Eläintarha Villa from the 3rd of February to the 1st of May, hosted by the AR-Safe Haven Helsinki.   BIO Kemal was born on … Continue reading

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AR-Resident Mai Khoi hosted at the AR-Safe Haven Helsinki

We are happy to welcome Mai Khoi, the flamboyant Vietamese pop-star, as our new short-term resident at AR-Safe Haven Helsinki. Mai Khoi gained a reputation as a singer and musician, and became internationally recognized as a human rights, LGBTI+ and … Continue reading

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Nkosilathi Emmanuel Moyo: first AR-Safe Haven Berlin Resident

Nkosilathi Emmanuel Moyo is a human rights and democracy activist, writer and artist based in the mining town of Kwekwe, in central  Zimbabwe. From 9 January to 8 April 2018 he will be the first AR-Safe Haven Berlin Resident. This … Continue reading

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