The VOICE GEMS project is a vibrant, unprecedented meditation highlighting the most remarkable, influential, and critically endangered voices on earth to generate digital gemstones and physical sculptures. The works exist as NFT's, print, 3-D print, digital video, large scale projection and cast sculpture.

Reeps One × Trung Bao

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Voice

Metadata

Name

Shitanshu Dhakal

Location

Kathmandu, Nepal

Date

2022-05-20

Gem Type

Archive

Resonance Code

194.281.1170 Hz

Collection

Author bio

Shitanshu Dhakal, 21, is a medical student at the Patan Academy of Health Sciences in Nepal. She has a keen interest around mental health and is one of the co-founders of Team Aarogya, a digital peer support system that expands access to mental health support for children and young people within schools. The project’s pitch won them the Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge 2020, organized by UNICEF and UNDP in collaboration with King’s College and Tyrocity.com.

Shitanshu is presently serving as UNICEF Nepal’s Youth Advocate for mental health, working to expand the conversation around the issue among children, youth, families and communities, calling for an increased investment in research and more accessible support services for all.

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