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Yael Kanarek

White, No. 1, 2010

Wood, silicone words in five languages: English, Arabic, Hebrew, Yiddish, Spanish
41 1/2 × 41 1/2 in
105.4 × 105.4 cm
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New York , Los Angeles
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The word “whore” in five languages blends into a sea of texture, referencing fabric, urban …

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The word “whore” in five languages blends into a sea of texture, referencing fabric, urban environments or rocky dry desert landscape. The words become fully legible on the last line. Examining the complexity of “whore” as a network of exchange, this work points to social hierarchy, as well as political and economic …

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Yael Kanarek
American, b. 1967
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Yael Kanarek’s multimedia works explore the relationship between language and emotion, between …

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Yael Kanarek’s multimedia works explore the relationship between language and emotion, between movement and identity. Her installations often feature words in delicate, lace-like strings of moulded rubber letters in multiple languages, including Hebrew, Arabic, and English. Kanarek is best known for her ongoing …

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The word “whore” in five languages blends into a sea of texture, referencing fabric, urban …

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The word “whore” in five languages blends into a sea of texture, referencing fabric, urban environments or rocky dry desert landscape. The words become fully legible on the last line. Examining the complexity of “whore” as a network of exchange, this work points to social hierarchy, as well as political and economic …

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Yael Kanarek
American, b. 1967
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Yael Kanarek’s multimedia works explore the relationship between language and emotion, between …

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Yael Kanarek’s multimedia works explore the relationship between language and emotion, between movement and identity. Her installations often feature words in delicate, lace-like strings of moulded rubber letters in multiple languages, including Hebrew, Arabic, and English. Kanarek is best known for her ongoing …

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Yael Kanarek

White, No. 1, 2010

Wood, silicone words in five languages: English, Arabic, Hebrew, Yiddish, Spanish
41 1/2 × 41 1/2 in
105.4 × 105.4 cm
Contact For Price
location
New York , Los Angeles
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