Through his work, M’hammed Kilito explores the societal transformations taking place in Morocco. His photographs highlight, in a sensitive and critical way, deep divisions on subjects such as social cleavages, heritage, migration, identity and social determinist. With his project Portrait of a Generation (2019), the artist continues his research work on Moroccan youth.
M’hammed studied photography at the Ottawa School of Art and holds a Master’s degree in Political Science from the University of Ottawa. His work has been presented in galleries, museums and festivals such as Sharjah Art Foundation (Sharjah), Amman Image Festival (Amman), Tate Modern (London), Addis Foto Fest (Addis Ababa), PHotoESPAÑA (Madrid), Biennale internationale de Casablanca (Casablanca), Rétine Argentique (Marseille), Fotofilmic Gallery (Vancouver) and Beirut Image Festival (Beirut).