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A selection of work-in-progress outputs from practice-based research. 

The locus of this project takes place at the intersection between Iraqi diaspora vernacular archive photographs, oral history narratives, and simulated representations of Iraq.

بيت الذاكرة / House of Memory (Building a Virtual Shanasheel)

Visual references and process images.


Lorna Selim. Untitled. Painted in 1968

Warren, J. & Fethi, I. (1983) Traditional houses in Baghdad

Sourced from Archie Wall archive

Annotated floor plans of Virtual Shanasheel in Unreal Engine from AutoCad drawings.

Visual reference analysis

Unreal Engine grey box model tests

Photogrammetry scans of memory objects.

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