Dying of Romanticism

The exhibit, “Dying of Romanticism” was first presented in the gallery of the Jerusalem Theatre during the Jerusalem International Film Festival in 1996. It is a meditation on the roots of Romanticism with a heavy dose of Orientalism. This video will explain it all.

Hamsin” (detail)


Casbah

Chains

The Apotheosis of Hedy Lamarr

Dancing in the Casbah

A Spin in Cairo

Appreciating an Artist

Opening Credits

Triangle

Street of Many Sorrows

44 x 31 in. each of the above triptychs

Hamsin


Soliloquy

You Creep into My Mind

Belly Dancer

The Apotheosis of Rita

Read the poem “Hamsin” (East Wind)

Listen to Chaim Bezalel reading"Hamsin"

Artists' Statement