About

karim.port.web.fin.AKarim Ghahwagi is a music video director, photographer and author. Of both Danish and Libyan descent, he was born in the United States, but has spent most of his life in Europe. He is the author of the novellas Amerika, Europa and The Liminal Void, published by Mount Abraxas Press, an imprint of Ex Occidente Press. A novellette and accompanying gamebook with artwork by Bethany White, was published last year by Raphus Press. Children of the Crimson Sun, a volume containing two novellas was just published by Egaeus Press in the summer of 2019, as part of their keynote series. His short fiction has appeared in homage anthologies to Mikhail Bulgakov, William Blake, Bruno Schulz, Thomas Ligotti and Emil Cioran. He has created visual collage works and music videos for such artists as Efterklang, Trentemøller, Kúra and Celestial Son. His live visual shows have toured globally. The Danish Association of Music Critics voted his live show for Anders Trentemøller’s world tour in support of The Last Resort, as the year’s best. He has received the Maya Deren Award for film from Bard College where he has earned degrees in Film, Electronic Media and English Literature. He currently lives in Denmark.

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