Moire Nevuchim

From a series of paintings, which I call “Moire Nevuchim”,
(a pun on the Hebrew name of the famous philosophical
treatise by the Rambam or Maimonides: "The Guide to the Perplexed").
Here "moire" interference patterns from discarded fly screens
are used to suggest a certain ineffable transcendence,
a kinetic optical illusion which doesn't exist in "reality".

 

Gilgulim - Transmigration of Souls

Gilgul

mixed materials and screens on canvas
40" x 25" (102 x 64 cm)
 


Courting

Courting

mixed materials and screens on canvas
16" x 24" (40 x 60 cm)
 Self-Portait as a Painter's Rag

Bird's Nest

mixed materials  and screens on rag
22" x 22 " (56 x 56 cm)

Angelic Visatation

Angelic Visatation

mixed materials and screens on canvas
27.5" x 20.6" (70 x 50 cm)





Road Map of the Sephirot #1

Sephirot

The Kabbalah uses the Ten Sephirot or Supernal Orbs 

as the basic roadmap to all reality and existence, 
usually depicted in books as a hierarchical schematic.
Here the sephirot - ten colored marbles - are turned inwards 

and become almost humanized.

mixed materials and screens on canvas

35 1/2" x 25 1/2" (90 x 65 cm)




Road Map of the Sephirot #2

Sephirot#2

The Kabbalah uses the Ten Sephirot or Supernal Orbs 

as the basic roadmap to all reality and existence, 
usually depicted in books as a hierarchical schematic.
Here the the six lower sephirot - colored moire patches -

descend into Malchut.

mixed materials and screens on canvas
 
35 1/2" x 25 1/2" (90 x 65 cm)



The Skin of the Snake

Skin of the Snake

A kabbalistic metaphor for the
"screening process" of mundane reality.
 
mixed materials and screens on canvas
25 1/2" x  35 1/2"   (65 x  90 cm)


The Sanctuary

Sanctuary

The Holy of Holies where time and space is transcended..

mixed materials and screens on canvas
25 1/2" x  35 1/2"   (65 x  90 cm)



The Vengence of Pinchus

Pichus

mixed materials and screens on canvas
27.5" x 20.6" (70 x 50 cm)




Dreaming about Zionism

Jewish Star  

Zionism - to rephrase Herzl -
if we don’t want and value it,
will return to be only a dream
or even a nightmare.


mixed materials and screens on canvas
37" x 24" (93 x 63 cm)

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