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Under the Patronage of
His Excellency the President of Malta


Ibrahim Mahama



Ibrahim Mahama (b.1987, Tamale, Ghana) uses the transformation of materials to explore themes of commodity, migration, globalisation and economic exchange. He presented internationally at the 22nd Biennale of Sydney; Stellenbosch Triennale; 6th Lubumbashi Biennale; University of Manchester; Inaugural Ghana Pavilion, 58th Venice Biennale; Norval Foundation, Cape Town; Documenta 14; 56th Venice Biennale; K21, Düsseldorf; The Broad Art Museum, Michigan; Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, and Tel Aviv Art Museum, Israel (2016). Over the last years Ibrahim Mahama opened the artist-run project space Savannah Centre for Contemporary Art (SCCA), Red Clay and Nkrumah Volini, all in Tamale, Ghana.

Artwork Title:

Garden of Scars, 2022 – 2024

Artwork Media:

Mixed media, reinforced concrete casting of gravestone from Oude Kerk Amsterdam


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