Aseel Tayah


“You need to contemplate

the installation for a while to

understand … you see a blind

of Arabic letters and traces for a

military tank and when you read

the story you stand astonished.”

Michal Naaman

Sand on wall, 2.5x10m 2010

The artwork was excerpted of one of the Israeli Parliament photos… The shadow has been extracted of the image and modified to create a totally new and different artwork resembling the current Knesset building look.

Sand was gathered without a permission of all the nearby Israeli settlements …

During the show and while people were in the showroom … The strength of the sound – my voice in this case – was sufficient to gradually drops the sand of the wall leaving traces of the artwork on the wall