18 January 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Using one of Visualizing Palestine’s latest communication tools, the VP Wearable, the public will actively engage in live storytelling derived from the extensive work by Dr Salman Abu Sitta and others in documenting the Palestinian villages depopulated in 1948.
Joumana Al Jabri
Joumana Al Jabri is the co-founder of Visualizing Impact. She is a lifelong researcher in the realms of self-awareness and co-existence and their impact on societal maturity. Joumana’s work has been rooted in collaborative work with expertise in remote collaboration. She co-curated TEDxRamallah 2011 and co-founded Febrik. Through living in Beirut, Dubai, Amman, Riyadh and her tie to Damascus, she attempts to mend the dividing narrative of otherness. Joumana has contributed to multiple publications including Al Manakh: Gulf Continued, and Creative Refuge, on creative processes in the context of Burj el Barajne Palestinian refugee camp, Lebanon. Joumana is a Synergos Arab World Social Innovator fellow 2014-2015 and a participant in the Wellbeing project 2016-2018.
Language: English and Arabic
Location: Main Gallery, Ground Floor
Open to the Public