African Photojournalism Database
Mustafa Saeed is an Artist, his work explores different mediums including Documentary photography, graphics and sound.
Mustafa's work marries poetic symbolism with sociopolitical critique to explore issues of war, conflict and environment. Based in Hargeisa and participated in different local and international exhibitions.
2015 - Grantee of Arab Documentary Photography Program
- Audio capture
- Audio editing
- Video capture
- Video editing
Cornered Energies is about the non-existence of platforms for youth in Somaliland/Somalia, and the lack of self-expression they face, and them ending being a wasted energies.
Photographing individuals in random spaces they spend their daily-lifes in, I met different youth from different backgrounds to express their thoughts about being a cornered Energy.
The project contains photos, and record audio over a slideshow of the photos.
Men reading newspapers outside a telecommunication company office in down town Hargeisa, where newspapers are sold, and young men looking for available jobs come to read. Somaliland has a high unemployment rate.