Khadija Saye


Age: 24

Gambian-British photographer and artist whose exquisite photography features a series of self-portrait images entitled Dwellings: In This Space We Breathe exploring the migration of traditional Gambian spiritual practices and is currently on display in the Diaspora Pavilion as part of a showcase of emerging artists at the prestigious Venice Biennale in an exhibition organized by the Independent Curators Forum, and who had been filmed as part of the documentary Venice Biennale: Sink or Swim, which was due to air on BBC2 in mid-June 2017.

Cause of Death: Smoke inhalation and burns suffered in the Grenfell Tower fire

Born: July 30, 1992

Died: June 14, 2017

London, England