The Dresden Damascus Room slept in the basement of the Ethnographical Museum in Dresden for over a 100 years … until it was brought to life by Dr. Anke Scharrahs and her team. This short documentary takes you on a journey between Germany & Syria, past & present. It questions static museum exhibitions, and sheds lights on the role of technology and digital media in preserving the life of the cultural heritage, not just the physical artifact itself.
This was my Undergraduate Senior Project for my BFA in Visual Communication – Digital Media studies at the American University in Dubai.
Read more about it on my blog.