Untitled (2022, photography, 40×60 cm, Rohingya)

About the artist
(1992, Rohingya, lives in Kutupalong Camp, Bangladesh)
Here are some widows who really needs your support to Carry their families daily cost, every day they always facing challenge in theirs hopeless refugee life. They have technic and they know, how to make dresses, but they don’t have enough equipment to carry properly. I chose this artwork, because she is from my community and same ethnic, as a photograph I wanted to show the world about our horrible life situation.

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Artist statement
Photographer living in the world’s largest refugee camp of Kutupalong in Bangladesh where he reports the condition of the Rohingya people that fled from ethnic and religious persecution in Myanmar. The artist documents his everyday life with outstanding humanity and opens the door to a new world. Paternalism-free, Khan unveils the life of the camp and the ordinary struggles and hope of his people, alternating everything with balance and naturalness and giving us a conscious and elegant insight into a completely different existence. The artist says Hopefully, my children will grow up in a different environment. One day they will look at these photographs and remember what we went through. I hope people will see my photographs and understand our struggles and the refugee life. Mohammed Salim Khan’s photographs have been published in Dhaka Tribune, Aljazeera, Southeast Asia Globe, Borderless360, AFP, and The Business Standard, among others.

 

 

 

 


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