Olympe Lemut is a French journalist and art critic who writes on contemporary photography, cultural issues in MENA countries and cultural policies. She spent her childhood in Iraq, Belgium, Burkina Faso, and the U.K. She currently lives in Paris.
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Although the aftermath of the war in Syria continues, artworks that repurpose photographs of the war may contribute to a renewed narrative. Art makes the viewer reflect on time and all the opportunities lost. Eventually, perhaps, the art helps us make sense of the war.