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Into Dust

The Gallery for Contemporary Art

Ramat HaSharon, Israel, 2022

Curator: Ravit Harari

The exhibition Into Dust creates an intergenerational amalgamation of fragments from the house Elbling grew up in and the house she built as an adult. Through the photographic act, she brings together the father’s marble stones and the son’s park stones. The photographed raw materials summon spatially and temporally impossible encounters: the photographed rocks are printed, cut and then rephotographed; open holes are filled with photos of new rocks, pottery shards are constructed into new vases, and the old ceramic and marble slabs merge into a new reality, gaining a new place in the family’s history...

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