• Rasha Kotaiche

December

who am I ? to create the archive

what is my position

what is my reasoning


building the body of archvies

presenting the existing, creating the future



who are we as photographers

but the creators of the archives of our generation


the importance of photography


what do we look at in archives that develpps a strong importance and connection

making history

what is the point of creating based on these topics

peopleplace

fashion

architecture

image quality



digital age: digital archive

does it lose sentiment


am i foreigner in my homeland

am i more suited to creste n archive of our own made history > 3rd culture kids


the poistion of the phtoographer


create a 2 way book? (sketch) passport photos

influence from death

romantiscisng lebanon



rumi - yellow light


hassan ibn al haytham [book of optics]

bagdhad house of wisdom

the image as memry

the image as narrative


etel adnan photographic memory


what did photogray mean in lebanon

was it as popular/common to be photographed


new kind of self portrayal



scrutctured vs documentation


reasses images


rami> a new generation, close yet far


lucina vs amir vs rami vs tasha

incorporate self

self portraits; time line each


focusing on familes


rasha

lebanon

uk born

no connection for 10 years

>rami (don/derby)


Nour

Palestine

Pali born

moved at 7 to uk

> Omar [london/birm/uganda]


lydia

syria

uk born

moved to syria for 7 years

> zaid [london]


returning to the third culture kid "the third thing'

the call of the void