Refugee Sensing SIMs


Project Summary:

A collaboration with UK based artist Liz Hingley, selected as an artist in residence at Somerset House at King's College London.

Project Description:

The project extends Hingley's work on the mobile phone SIM card, a key to unlocking local networks, by allowing refugees to create a sense of security, identity and home in a new place. Her work visualises the archive of photographic memories they embody, linking past and present (https://www.lizhingley.com/elalmadinah).

Project Type:
Funded

Project Role:
Collaborator

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Year
Start Date:
Nov
2020
End Date:
May
2022

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King's College London

Year Project Started:
2020

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Liz Hingley

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King's College London
17,300
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