Nashkevillin

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Nashkevillin is a project created by artists/curators Andi Arnovitz (Israel) and Corneila Renz ( Berlin) for the 2021 Krakow Jewish festival. Based on the historic precedent of Yiddish broadsides "Pashkevillin"…

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Osteoporosis

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Disease and degeneration can be beautiful when viewed up close. As part of an on-going exploration of the human body as it ages and falls ill, especially medical situations to…

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Rising

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Rising sea levels are just one symptom of climate change. This series suggests nothing will be immune from the natural disasters that will result from our inability to adapt and…

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The Black LIst

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In 2017, the Israeli Rabbanut listed 6386 Israelis on their secret Black List. These are citizens, who, for reasons of religious status, the Rabbis do not recognize as being Jewish,…

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Crushed!

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Societal pressures are making it harder and harder for little girls to retain their innocence. On the one hand, one sees the need to make up, dress up, sexy up little…

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Prayer Alone

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Portraits taken with a simple photocopier. Studio guests were asked to think about God and personal prayer. As in personal prayer, some things are hyper-focused and others are less defined.

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My journals

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This link will take you to a new web site of more than fifteen of my art journals. Messy, filled with random thoughts, drawings, inspiring works by other artists, recordings and…

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Pandora’s Box

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Fertility technology runs far ahead of the moral and ethical implications. This etching refers to a Supreme Court ruling in Israel in which the parents of Ohad Ben-Yaacov (killed in a…

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Before/After

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A further artistic exploration of acid attacks. The contrast of the initial portrait juxtaposed with the overlaid final one that has been damaged by nitric acid reflects the gruesome extent of the…

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504 Years later

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Contrasting Albrecht Dürer's  comfort with the human body (hundreds of years ago), this highlights  the current extreme tendencies in various religions to coerce women into covering up their bodies completely.…

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Ethical Etchings

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A series of etchings about ethics concerning burial practices of still born and newborn babies, ethics of  sex selection in IVF practices, and the ethics of choosing specific racial/religious types.

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Bundled

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An old forgotten prayerbook from Vienna, 1938 has been preserved with each page individually wrapped and tied. A tribute to the generations and prayers hidden inside.

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