M'HAMMED KILITO

b. 1981, Lvov, Ukraine
Lives and works in Marrakech, Morocco

EDUCATION
2012  Master in Political Science, University of Ottawa, Ottawa
2010  Bachelor in Political Science, University of Montreal, Montreal
2006  Photography Program, Ottawa School of Art, Ottawa

CURRENT GROUP EXHIBITION
2018  Points de vue, Galerie Abla Ababou, Rabat, Morocco (March 15th to April 25th)

FORTHCOMING SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018  On est ensemble, MAXXX Project Space, Sierre, Switzerland (May 23rd)
2018  These hands, l'Uzine, Casablanca, Morocco (June 2nd)
2018  On est ensemble, ÉSAV, Marrakech, Morocco (Summer 2018)

FORTHCOMING GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018  Photos de mémoires, mémoires de photos, Les Rencontres de la photographie de Rabat, Espace Expressions CDG, Rabat, Maroc (May 15th)
2018  En un instante, Marruecos, PHotoEspaña Festival, Casa Arabe, Madrid, Spain (June 7th)

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017  Destiny, French Institute, Rabat, Morocco
2016  Un si long chemin, Cinéma Renaissance, Rabat, Morocco
2016  Un si long chemin, Fondation Orient Occident, Rabat, Morocco
2016  Morocco Diaries, Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane, Morocco
2007  Reflexions, Rasputin, Ottawa, Canada
2006  Reflexions, Galerie Nostalgica, Ottawa, Canada

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017  Charity auction, Palais Selman, Marrakech, Morocco 
2017  Intimes - Errances, Art Company / Episodes 2, Casablanca, Morocco
2017  Imitation, Youmein Festival, Technopark, Tangier, Morocco
2017  Images passagères, Rétine argentique, Marseille, France
2017  Open Studio, Printemps de l'Art Contemporain, La Friche la Belle de Mai, Marseille, France
2017  Les hommes défendent l'égalité en héritage, Galerie Fan-Dok, Rabat, Morocco
2017  Chronique d'un changement annoncé, Festival Rabat Résonances, Dar El-Mrini, Rabat, Morocco
2017  Génération Flash, Fondation Alliances, Casablanca, Morocco 
2017  Les journées photographiques de Taza, Complexe culturel, Taza, Morocco
2017  PULP#4, Fotofilmic gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2016  Les nuits photographiques, 5th edition, National Library, Rabat, Morocco
2016  Terrain de jeu, Dabaphoto 2, Le 18, Marrakech, Morocco
2016  Les nuits photographiques d’Essaouira, Essaouira, Morocco
2016  Off Print London, Tate Modern Museum, London, UK
2016  Les hommes défendent l'égalité en héritage, National Library, Rabat, Morocco
2008  Reflexions, Centre d’exposition de l’Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
2007  Reflexions, Galerie d’art contemporain Visual Voice, Montréal, Canada 

SHORT FILM PROJECTIONS
2018  Rumeur Casablancaise, Agora, Biennale d'architecture, Rabat-Salé, Morocco (September)
2016  Seuls ensemble, Main film Centre d’artiste/cinéma indépendant, Montréal, Canada
2016  Seuls ensemble, Ottawa short film festival, Ottawa, Canada

PUBLICATIONS
The Wall Street Journal
World Press Photo
The Washington Post
El Pais
Jeune Afrique
Off The Wall
Fotofilmic
Onfilm.Photo
Onorient
Afrique Magazine
L'Express
Un si long chemin : paroles de réfugiés au Maroc
Diptyk
Telquel
Lioumness
Kiblind Magazine
Les hommes défendent l'égalité en héritage
Vu Magazine
L'Économiste
2M Maroc
Le Site Info
Yabiladi
Huffington Post
Africultures

ARTIST RESIDENCIES
2018  SMArt programme, Sierre, Switzerland
2017  Youmein Festival, Tanger, Morocco
2017  La Friche la Belle de Mai, Marseille, France
2017  Al-Qarawiyyin, Fez, Morocco 
2016  Caravane Tighmert, Tighmert, Morocco

WORKSHOPS AND PRESENTATIONS
2018  Photography workshop, Équations nomades, Bamako, Mali
2018  Africa of the Africans, International Artists Gathering, Fez, Morocco 
2017  Visual Sociology in Morocco, School of Social Science, Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane, Morocco
2017  Presentation of the book Un si long chemin, Cinéma Renaissance, Rabat, Morocco
2017  Immigration in Morocco: the challenges of integration, Heinrich Böll Stiftung, Rabat, Morocco
2017  À l'épreuve de nos désirs, French Institute, Rabat, Morocco
2017  La ville autrement, Photomed, La Friche la Belle de Mai, Marseille, France
2017  Art in time of crisis, International Artists Gathering, Fez, Morocco
2017  Photography workshop, French Institute, Rabat, Morocco

AWARDS, NOMINATIONS AND GRANTS
2017  Winner, Fotofilmic17 Spring Shortlist
2016  Grant for Visual Arts Projects, Ministry of Culture of the Kingdom of Morocco



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