Our projects are community-based and serve a variety of stakeholders. Whether it is an oral history archive or documentary film, a curriculum pack for classrooms or workshops for a target group, The Tessellate Institute engages in a range of activities. Take a look below at some of our past and present projects. If you wish to get involved in anything currently ongoing, please contact us.
An opportunity for young Muslim women in high school to connect, develop self-expression through photography, and exhibit their work in the community, using Photovoice to build connections.
A bi-monthly café-style conversation series exploring topics of interest to Canadian Muslims.
Examination of stereotyping in Disney’s animated cartoon Aladdin.
A national survey of Muslims in Canada, in partnership with The Environics Institute.
A curriculum pack that would accompany a series of videos to be implemented in classrooms in the public school system.
An oral history and archival project documenting Toronto’s first mosque, established in 1961.
A documentary highlighting the life histories of several Muslim seniors active in their communities.
A presentation of four short films about Muslim youth who are at risk of being marginalized.
A workshop in professional media training for young Muslim filmmakers, which culminated in the development of two short videos.
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