Telling Traces

2013-16 | multi-channel video and sound installation | S8 colour and B/W film


Telling Traces is a collaborative multi-platform media project between Aisha Jamal and Sarah Shamash that reimagines migration routes across the world through oral family histories. The project consists of an audio installation with projection, a website, and a mobile application.


Project authors: Aisha Jamal, Sarah Shamash
Audio post-production: Inaam Haq
Sound installation consultation: Peter Courtemanche
Web development: Rumiko Akai
Mobile App development: Rob Scharein

This project was funded by an OAC (Ontario Arts Council) grant

Watch a documentation video