Engage with artist Sholeh Asgary’s Audio Archive Booth to record stories, reflections, experiences, hopes, dreams, pasts, and futures of the Iranian diaspora. Asgary shares: “The experience of diaspora is a series of coverings and uncoverings—much like memory, and this moment is uncovering much.”

Visit YBCA’s Grand Lobby to add your voice to the archive.

Grand Lobby, YBCA

Sholeh Asgary
b. 1982, Tehran, Iran
Lives in and works in Oakland, CA

Audio Archive Booth, 2022/23
Audio cassette recorder, pencil, ribbon, magnetic tape
Courtesy the artist