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Nawara Mahfoud

Author: Nawara Mahfoud (Guest Blogger)
An exhibition at Rich Mix this week presents a range of street art from the uprising in Syria. Guest blogger Nawara Mahfoud introduces the role that graffiti plays. The Syrian revolution started with graffiti, a dozen schoolchildren scribbled on the wall of their school, “The people want to overthrow the regime.” Two years on, more than a 100,000 people died in Syria and the Syrian...