"Social Fabric of Migration" Art project

You are invited to participate in art project conducted by Varvara Zhemchuzhnikova, MA student of Fashion and Clothing Design Department of Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Helsinki, Finland.
The project working title is “Social Fabric of Migration”. The survey and art project focuses on modern picture of immigration and how similar and different migration experiences can be nowadays. This is a continuation of a personal art project “Housewife-in-residence” http://housewife.varvara.ca/.

The survey takes about 10 minutes or less. If you decide to volunteer your time, you will be asked some personal questions about your life, thoughts and concerns. Participation in this study is voluntary. You may decline to answer any questions that you do not wish to answer and you can withdraw your participation at any time by not submitting your responses. There are no known or anticipated risks from participating in this study.

It is important for you to know that the collected data may be used for the art exhibition and data research, any personal information that you provide will be confidential unless you give your permission to use it. You can share your name or answer anonymously.

In the end of the survey you will be suggested to describe or sent the yarn that represents you and your story, those yarns will be used for the actual yarn painting “Social Fabric of Migration”- the visualization of the migration stories of participants.

Should you have any questions about the project, please contact Varvara Zhemchuzhnikova via email survey@varvara.ca