Friday, January 18, 2008

On Associations

Yesterday morning I picked this sage and put in on a plate on the coffee table. Later late at night, looked at it again and there was certain narrative in this arrangement - the pale green of Fra Angelico - the master of the pale green and certain famous events in Jerusalem 2000 years ago. Had to go to the studio and capture it, and kept wondering why this simple arrangement has this peculiar narrative content

Sunday, January 13, 2008

Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

Finished teaching the course Reading Photographs today.
Two contrasting images:
A view from Bezalel campus on Mount Scopus Jerusalem

Faculty room Bezalel (Six views of Mount Fuji)