Middle East Solidarity magazine has teamed up with three amazing Sudanese artists who are using their work to raise funds for injured protesters. Read more about the artists here and find out how you can help us with this special appeal by buying posters and making a donation online.
Khalid is a Sudanese artist and political cartoonist who was born in Bucharest, Romania in 1980.
He currently lives and works in Doha, Qatar, where he has been based since 1990. His work features in publications such as The Guardian and Al Jazeera.
Alaa is a Sudanese artist from Khartoum. She graduated as an architect and currently working as a graphic designer, illustrator and cartoonist. Since the uprising began in December 2018 she has also created several murals of her artworks.
Her work usually addresses social issues and very often advocates for women’s rights.
Yasmin is a Sudanese visual artist mainly using digital collage, but she is an architect by profession. She uses historical Sudanese monuments, local imagery , textures and hues that are all related to Sudan in her work.
Poster prints of selected artworks are available to order from Bookmarks bookshop (https://bookmarksbookshop.co.uk). They will also be on sale at the Middle East Solidarity stall at Marxism Festival 4-7 July.
Prints currently available – size A3, cost £4
- Khalid Albaih – Gosh vs Kandaka
- Alaa Satir – We are the Revolution
- Yasmin ElNour – Sitt al-Meizan
All proceeds from the appeal will go to the Sudan Doctors’ Union-UK fund for aid to injured protesters.
Make an online donation at https://www.gofundme.com/emergency-medical-aid-for-sudan