Sarah Shamash

Witness That Place

2007 | web based | locative media project

SYNOPSIS 

“Witness That Place” is a locative media project that explores interactivity through a series of online mappings and marked site-specific locations in the city of Toronto, indicating stories of trauma in public spaces. Working with the psychogeography of the city, the project probes the city’s ability to repair itself from “urban trauma”.

CREDITS / TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Project: Sarah Shamash, Patricia Lee
Programmer: Randy Horton
Design: Faisal Anwar
Special Thanks: To the narrators who shared their stories
Support: CFC New Media Lab