Slavalachia Cultural Exchange
A cross-cultural exchange project for the unification of Appalachian and Slavic folk music and traditions. The project is aimed to provide facilitated collaboration of three folk bands from Belarus, Ukraine, and the Appalachian region of USA. Over a period of a year, participants will learn the music and traditions of one another in order to create a collaborative performance.
Slavalachia is in partnership with non-profits Tradycyja (Belarus) and 17 (Ukraine).
Opening Animation for the World Conference ICPD
Working with UNFPA and FP2020 we developed an animation to kick off the 25th International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) summit in Nairobi as well as a series of timelines that visualizes the history of family planning. Our role was to develop a storyboard based on a script provided to us along with the production and creation of the animation. We also created the design of the timeline that displayed the history of FP2020 from its inception to the present.
Placemaking Week in Athens, OH
Placemaking Week in Athens, OH was a week long series of activities (lectures, brainstorming sessions, workshops, etc.) for students and the local community in 2019. Placemaking Week started the conversation about placemaking and how the Athens community can work together to improve public spaces in the city of Athens. A short documentary Making the Place
discusses the motivation of local activism and shows how mutual goal unite a community. An interactive description can be viewed here.
WATCH THE DOCUMENTARY HERE