Mudar Al-Khufash studied Visual Communication at the Berlin Weißensee School of Art. He’s based in Berlin and is the founder of awhām magazine and collective. His work focuses on narrative and storytelling, taking the shape of short animated videos, print-making and writing.
Beyond the objects in any given archive is a myriad of people, encounters and exchanges. The desire to locate the human element beneath archives is challenged by new technology. As part of ‘Life Stories and Archives’, we began a virtual ‘common archive’. Our collaborative thread addresses pertinent questions arising from shared interests in how individual’s origins, biases, networks and political struggles fuel the need to collect.