Shift | 2009-2011

The project presents life that is given and taken away simultaneously.

 

Shift, DV, 29 min.

Shift is a documentary about patients in a persistent vegetative situation, shot at the Head Injury Department of Reuth Medical Center in Tel Aviv. The video follows the daily routine of the patients, their families, and care staff over a period of two years.

Watch Online (+Introduction)

 

Still-Life is a wooden sculpture of self-sufficient babies forming a Merry-Go-Round.

 

Sisters is a series of wooden reliefs featuring idle nurses waiting in empty wards.

 

 

 

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הפרוייקט עוסק בחיים הניתנים ונלקחים בעת ובעונה אחת.

משמרת, 29 דקות

סרט דוקומנטרי המתעד את חייהם של חולים במצב וגטטיבי קבוע במחלקה לפציעות ראש במרכז הרפואי רעות בתל אביב. הסרט עוקב אחר שגרת יומם של החולים, בני משפחותיהם והצוותים המטפלים בהם, במשך שנתיים.

טבע דומם – קרוסלה מעץ העשוייה מתינוקות שמספקים את צרכיהם לעצמם (״משקים אוטרקיים״).

אחיות – סדרת תבליטי עץ של אחיות הניצבות בחוסר מעש בחללי מחלקות ריקות.

 

 

 

 

Still-Life | Mixed media on plywood | 190 cm height, 240 cm diameter | Shift, Installation view, Parasite, Tel Aviv | 2010

 

Still-Life | Detail

Still-Life | Detail

 

Still-Life | Detail

Still-Life | Detail

 

Still-Life | Detail

Still-Life | Detail

 

Still-Life | Detail

Still-Life | Detail

 

Still-Life | Detail

Still-Life | Detail

 

Still-Life | Mixed media on plywood, 190 cm in height, 240 cm in diameter | Installation view, Parasite - Noga Star Project, Tel Aviv | 2010

Still-Life | Mixed media on plywood | 190 cm height, 240 cm diameter | Shift, Installation view, Parasite, Tel Aviv | 2010

 

Sister 6 | Mixed media on plywood | 240 x 180 x 10 cm | Shift, Installation view, Parasite, Tel Aviv | 2010

 

Sisters 4-5 | Mixed media on plywood, diptych | 160 x 240 x 10.5 cm each | Shift, Installation view, Parasite, Tel Aviv | 2010

 

Sisters 1-2 | Detail | Mixed media on plywood, diptych | 160 x 240 x 10.5 cm each

Sisters 4-5 | Detail | Mixed media on plywood, diptych | 160 x 240 x 10.5 cm each

 

Sisters 1-3 | Detail | Mixed media on plywood, triptych | 113.5 x 240 x 10 cm each

 

Sisters 1-3 |113.5 x 240 x 10 cm each | Shift, Installation view, AANDO FINE ART, Berlin | 2010

 

Sisters 4-5 | 160 x 240 x 10.5 cm each | Sister 6 | 240 x 180 x 10 cm | Shift, Installation view, AANDO FINE ART, Berlin | 2010

 

7 Sisters | 166 x 200 x 10.5 cm | Videos – Shift, Still Under Treatment | Shift, Installation view, AANDO FINE ART, Berlin | 2010

 

Still-Life | Mixed media on plywood, 190 cm in height, 240 cm in diameter | Installation view, AANDO FINE ART, Berlin |2010

Still-Life | Mixed media on plywood | 190 cm height, 240 cm diameter | Shift, Installation view, AANDO FINE ART, Berlin | 2010

 

7 Sisters | Mixed media on plywood | 166 x 200 x 10.5 cm | Installation view, The Ein Harod Museum, Ein Harod | 2009

7 Sisters | Mixed media on plywood | 166 x 200 x 10.5 cm | Prizes in art from the ministry of culture, The Ein Harod Museum, Ein Harod | 2009

 

7 Sisters | Detail

7 Sisters | Detail

Still-Life |model | Cardboard, plywood | 72 cm in height, 90 cm in diameter | 2009

Still-Life | Model + Sound | Cardboard, plywood | 72 cm height, 90 cm diameter | 2009


Director: Aya Ben Ron | Cinematographer: Oded Kimhi | Editor: Aya Ben Ron, Danit Sigler | Sound Design: Binya Reches | Executive Producer: Drora Arad | Stills Photographer: Nini Moshe || The film was produced with the support of The Estate of Ursula Merkin.

CREDITS.shift


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