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)



The Apotheosis of Hedy Lamarr

Dancing in the Casbah

A Spin in Cairo

Appreciating an Artist

Opening Credits


Street of Many Sorrows

44 x 31 in. each of the above triptychs



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