BET HA’AM : HOUSE OF THE PEOPLE, Sustainably harvested applewood, maple, red dogwood, archival 140lb paper, purchased reed, wood dyes, pigment inks, thread, Members of this congregation were invited to think about their synagogue and kiss a triangle of paper, the triangles were colored, sewn together into Stars of David, linked to each other, placed in the basket container, 52″W x 40″H x 22″D, 2015
DWELLING PLACE sukkah
OFFERING, sustainably harvested maple wood and dogwood, dyes, inks, thread, archival paper, Visitors to the 2015 Maine Jewish Film Festival and to Art Kibbutz NY for the 2015 Shmita ARTFest in New York City, were invited to answer the following question: “WHAT ACT OF HEALING WILL YOU COMMIT TO AND OFFER TO YOUR CREATOR/ TO YOUR PLANET/ TO YOUR UNIVERSE?” Their responses on paper were incorporated into this work, 24″ W x 22″ H x 4″ D, 2015
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