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Seeded Floor

floor installation

manipulated readymade: sunflower seeds and peeled and unpeeled pumpkin seeds

• 380 X 500 cm

• 149.7 X 196.9 inch

2010

 

Thousands of peeled and unpeeled seeds form a pattern of decorated tiles symbolizing an Arab architectural influence. The seeds, a popular snack in Israel, are a symbol for its general culture. Merged with the Arab design, they imply to Israel's cultural roots in the orient.