Who are the immigrant heroes in your life? What have they contributed to Canada? How have they helped you personally? Participants across Canada were invited to submit their stories and amplify their hero’s contribution through writing, photographs, or video. Artist Aquil Virani integrated the public submissions into an animated collage (seen above), a series of 6 multimedia artworks, and an anthology book of the submitted stories.
You can order the book, “100 immigrant stories,” by clicking here.
Click here to see 31 immigrant stories I posted on my 31st birthday.
Click here to read an artist interview between the artist and the Museum’s Anthony Black.
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