Sara Sallam

Sara Sallam is an Egyptian multidisciplinary artist, designer based, and 2016 ADPP Awardee currently based in the Netherlands. She works with photography, video, creative writing, sound, and archival material, making books and short films. Themes of absence, loss, and longing run throughout her projects in which she explores ways of visualising things we cannot see and portraying people we can no longer meet. 

She pursued a BA in Media Design from the German University in Cairo, an MA in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography from the London College of Communication, and an MA in Film and Photographic Studies from Leiden University.