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.