Recent work

Project x1k

Cleveland, OH Summer 2014 In an ongoing effort to put art work in public spaces for passersby to encounter, I have begun a large scale piece called Project x1k. In the coming months, I will distribute...

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Flat Pak Animals, Giraffe

Jerusalem Summer 2012 Flat Pak Animal #5, Giraffe. Made from wooden folding beach chairs rails.  ...

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How to Destroy a Gallery

Maribor, Slovenia April 2008 La Vitrine Gallery “Group exhibition with open call Because of many reasons, one of the most active gallery project in city of Maribor (Slovenia) is closing down. La...

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Bye Bye Baby

Photographic Record 2005-2012 Gordon & Gordon Art Reminders of babies are everywhere – lost pacifiers, abandoned toys, left diapers, broken strollers, forgotten  bottles. This collection of...

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A Little Bit Extra

Art Concept 4, St Petersburg, Russia August 2008 Gordon & Gordon Art   Conceptual Performance. The theme of the festival was ‘no violence’. During the course of the festival,  eac...

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And We Don’t Know What to Say

St Petersburg, Russia Aug 2006 Gordon & Gordon Art   136 25hr candles with the words ‘and we don’t know what to say’ (in Russian) printed on a sticker placed on the metal ca...

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Untitled (Calendar)

Jerusalem 2010 Gordon & Gordon Art   Record keeping is a central aspect of the process of infertility treatment. Coming to a point of insensitivity of discussing intimacies with total strange...

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Galena Fleet

In My Backyard Festival Aug 2004 I asked people to write something on a boat that they felt was holding them back. The boats were released into White Cove, to float into the Atlantic Ocean.  ...

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I Wish…

Madison, WI May 2001 2200 volunteers I collected over 2,200 wishes from strangers in the two months before the performance. I read each wish and threw a penny in the fountain.  ...

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I Love Holding Your Hand

Madison, WI Fall 2000-01 The title was embossed on US paper currency in Braille, using the tool in the image. The money was distributed money as part of daily life. The embossed letters flatten throug...

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