Actual Barriers, 2000
Mixed media with aluminum grid on canvas
The Artists' House Gallery, Jerusalem
The series of art works has been created during the Year 2000 , as a reaction to the problematic and difficult issues which affect the state of Israel and the Israeli society. Such as confrontations between religious as seculars, Ashkenasic and Sepharadic, coping with the new immigrants absorption, as well as large gaps referring social and economical status. In addition to the serious security and military conditions, which have been accumulated a lot in the late events.
The aluminum grid on the mix media discover and uncover the surface, unify and parting, meticulous a delicate border and a gate of hope, peace, welfare and tolerance.
The word “Actual” has a taste of temporariness combined with careful optimism for better days in the future.