van Houtryve Migrant Trail Exhibit

We’ll check out van Houtryve‘s Traces of Exile. as a class. We’ll also look at the featured story from The New Yorker,Europe’s Migrant Trail, Through the Instagrams of Refugees” 

As we look through the exhibition, consider the following questions:

  •  What story is van Houtryve telling us with these videos?  What does he want his audience to learn from this exhibit?
  • What kinds of artifacts does van Houtryve use to build this story?
  • Why is the arrangement of his artifacts effective? Or not?
  • What lessons can you learn from this project for your digital research project?

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