Mohamed Bourouissa (DZ,1978) is an artist based in Paris (France). Working across photography, video, painting and sculpture, Bourouissa’s projects often examine socio-economic processes, invisible tensions between different social milieus and the related cultural divisions. In 2020 he was awarded the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize.

His work has been shown in numerous solo exhibitions, at the Rencontres d’Arles (2019); the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (2018); the Centre Pompidou, Paris (2018); the Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia (2017); the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (2016); the Haus der Kunst, Munich and the FRAC Franche-Comté, Besançon (2014). He has participated in biennials and triennials in Manifesta and Sydney Biennial (2020), Sharjah, Milan and Liverpool (2019), Havana and Lyon (2015), Venice (2011), Berlin (2010) and Algiers (2009).

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18 February 2021