SEA OF STORIES. INTERACTIVE INSTALLATION

Sea of Stories: Voyages of the Palestinian Archive is an interactive exhibition charting the stories of three significant archives of the Palestinian revolutionary period — the Palestinian Cinema Institution, the PLO Research Centre and WAFA News Agency — as they are displaced and fragmented across the Mediterranean, from Beirut and Amman to Haifa, Cyprus, Gaza, Ramallah, Tunis and the Algerian desert.

The work was originally presented at Dar El-Nimer in Beirut as part of the 3rd Qalandia International.

Year

Client

2017

Dar El Nimr

art space

Ahmad Barcklay

Hana Suleiman

Service

Creative Direction

Art Direction

Design and Illustration

Animation

Development

Creative studio

The Council

Production team

Producer: Nadim Shartouny

Creative direction: Ali Kays

Art direction: Ali Kays

Interactive design: Joe Hannoush

Design: Ali Kays, Stephanie Merhej

Animation: Ali Kays, Stephanie Merhej

The exhibition consists of a series of interactive experiences traversing space and time . Curated by Ahmad Barcklay and Hana Sleiman, with animation and interaction design by The Council.

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