Yael Kanarek

 

presented by bitforms gallery

 

 

Born 1967

Lives and works in New York City

 

 

Art installations by Yael Kanarek broaden a story space called World of Awe (www.worldofawe.net) that was initiated online in 1995. Integrating a range of media into an advanced hyper-textual system, Kanarek expands the ancient genre of a travelerís tale. Over the past decade, she has developed a unique vocabulary of networked interfaces using photography, text, sculpture, and performance. Recent works feature multilingual compositions of words and narrative that depict the charged spaces that exist between languag

 

 


Yael Kanarek, My Mondrian: Composition II in Red, Blue, and Yellow, 2009, loctite, wood, rubber words in four languages: English, Arabic, Hebrew, Yiddish, 61 x 61 x 5 cm