Tahir Carl Karmali Nairobi, Kenya, b. 1987

Tahir Carl Karmali lives and works in New York, US. He is working across multiple mediums, materials, and photography. The Brooklyn-based artist interests lie in manipulating materials that perpetuate colonialism. He draws from his own experiences as a Kenyan citizen to structure narratives around migratory identity and socioeconomics.

Karmali received his Masters of Digital Photography from the School of Visual Arts, New York. Selected exhibitions include the travelling exhibition “Jua Kali”, a part of “Making Africa” and “PAPER:Work”, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn.