Shadia Heenan works in photography, video, and performance. She desires to make work that speaks to multicultural experiences, questioning what it means to occupy space within multiple cultures. Her video Tea Time with Baba, in which father and daughter engage in conversation over tea, captures the essence of moments often overlooked but
hich re encumbered with insight and value. Her interactive piece, Tea Talk invites participants to join for traditional Persian tea, fruit, and conversation (poetry reading and story telling are encouraged).