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“Existential Space” is a sequel to the artist’s previous exhibition, “Full Scale”, where old items like the umbrella, sink and telephone were displayed as details in the overall picture. In his new works, however, the artist opts to feature the very same items as a key motif, augm

Press Release

Peeling walls, catalogue numbers and old items have become a trademark of Dim Yuz’s works.
The peeling walls motif, which first emerged in works presented in his exhibition at the Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, stirs curiosity and raises the question of their whereabouts. Are they taken from the present or are they rather a piece sourced from the existential space of his childhood, as described …

Peeling walls, catalogue numbers and old items have become a trademark of Dim Yuz’s works.
The peeling walls motif, which first emerged in works presented in his exhibition at the Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, stirs curiosity and raises the question of their whereabouts. Are they taken from the present or are they rather a piece sourced from the existential space of his childhood, as described by Meir Aharonson, director of the Museum, in the exhibition’s catalogue?
“This paint, these walls, live on inside the memory – the sphere of longevity. The oil paint once dabbed on the walls of …