Selected Works

A Year in Protest Another World Art Will Survive A Matter of Perspective

 

 

 

Nigeria

Rolling Footage Lagos Studio Archives Boy Scout I'm Sorry I Couldn't...




 

My Granddad's Car

 

A project between Karl Ohiri and Sayed Hasan, exploring contemporary British identity and cultural heritage through the journey of their Grandfathers cars from their respective homelands of Nigeria and Paksitan. They wish to bring them back to the UK and park them side- by- side in their country of birth. Using photography, video and scupture the artists explore the intimate acts and processes involved in resolving this collaborative work.

 

 

Melting Pot What Remains             My Granddad's Car II My Granddad's Car I

 

 

 

 

Sweet Mother

 

A collection of autobiographical works that deal with artist coming to terms with his mother's life and sudden death. The body of work takes its title from the popular 70s hit Sweet Mother by Prince Mbarga a song that has become an anthem to celebrate motherhood throughout Nigeria and beyond. Using the camera as a tool to reconcile fears, fantasies and desires the artist takes the audience on an intimate journey of love, loss and regrets while reminding us of their universal relevance.

 

 

The Dance You Never... The Crucifix           Memories of You Medicine Man

 

The Night I Will... How to Mend a Broken... In My Mother's Clothes  

 

 

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