Urbane Künste Ruhr | Residenz Abschluss
Mohamed Altoum spent one year as artist in residence at Urbane Künste Ruhr and Ringlokschuppen Ruhr. He is a highly acclaimed Sudanese photographer and cameraman who combines his personal experience with storytelling. He will be presenting his photographic and video works made during his time in the Ruhr.
“I have a responsibility as a Nubian person to tell our story in the right way and counter the stereotypes from colonial days,”
"A Photographer’s Quest to Discover His Nubian Ancestry"- Beitrag in der New York Times über Mohamed Altoum vom 18. März 2019