FORUM ON EUROPEAN CULTURE
31 May - 3 June 2018 Amsterdam

Yoonis Osman Nuur

Yoonis Osman Nuur (Somalia & The Netherlands, 1982) is a Somalian humanrights activist and artist. He had been in The Netherlands for thirteen years without a legal status until last year. Since 2012 he is a part of the refugee collective We Are Here and as a representative of this group he has spoken about living in uncertainty at BAK, New World Summit, De Balie, TEDX talk, Stadschouwburg Amsterdam and Pakhuis de Zwijger. Through multiple art projects by Here to Support, Nuur has tried to advocate for a more inclusive society. He wrote and acted in de Frascati production Labyrinth and in 2015 got nominated for the Impact Award.