created as part of my MFA studies at Haifa University 2012 – 2013 Bike Ride, an interactive art installation that looks and functions like an over simplified video game. once the user presses the only available button he/she experiences an accident.
מכונות של תשוקה התשוקה לחיים היא מכונה משומנת. היא אובייקט של התנסות וייצור. בשל כך קיומה כפול: היא נמצאת גם בתוך האדם המשתוקק וגם מחוצה לו, מכוננת אותו וההפך. היא מתקיימת בתוכו, אולם היא על מסלול חיצוני לו – אשר מפעיל, מנהל ומארגן את חייו, חיינו. לעיתים קיומה בעולם מביא לתוצאות הנתפסות כחיוביות, אך לעיתים […]
Commissioned by The Victoria & Albert Museum, London. for the DECODE exhibit at the Design Museum, Hulon, Israel.[November 2011 – March 2012] This device records the visitor’s voice, snippets from the voice are sent to a speech recognition software that converts the voice to text, this text [appears white & at the top] is then fed […]
DEVICEs & Occupation Loop Triptych installation, Ministry of Culture prize winners group show, Petach-Tikva Museum of Art, 2012. The triptych is projected from three identical structures representing the occupier, the animation is projected on recycled cardboard [previously used for a paint job] that is framed with rough wood. The three black pillars are somewhat obstructing […]
part of Manofeem festival, Mamuta Art center, Jerusalem, 2012. DEVICE performance, is an anti-performance created with the assistance of Ben Oppenheim, it is divided into four parts, but it does not start at a specific point in time nor does it end. 1. placing the devices on the stage & positioning the lights that determine […]
A pessimistic counter [countdown] with a potentiometer, so that the user can control the speed, it beeps and flashes a red LED when it reaches zero, on the fast side [roughly] one cycle per second on the slow side [roughly] 317 years per cycle. pictures of the earlier material versions & some of the final […]
During 2011 i have been working at the artist residency program at Mamuta in Jerusalem. below are photos of some of the devices created there & DEVICE-[CBP3] in action.
DEVICE installation at the Jerusalem Sound Art Gallery, December, 2010. [very low light]
DEVICE-V054, Eifo Haifo, Group show, Haifa, 2007. Created with Amnon Dekel. part 1 – CONVERTING THE VISUAL TRAIN SIGNAL TO SOUND AT STREET LEVEL – too bad i dont have a recording of this, while walking to the train station one could hear different buzzers that were connected to the LED display that can […]
Created with Amnon Dekel, installed at the Um el Fahem Gallery. Below you can see the buzzers from the back Lasers embedded on a concrete board Wires & floor markings Timer box