Current

Maalal

Merav Kamel

opening 24/6/16 12:00
closing 30/7/16 14:00

Screen Penis
Termed by Freud, the notionof a “screen memory”denotes a memory that links together a second-hand vision with a first-hand memory too difficult to bear – the residues of a memory that the psyche concedes to keep to itself (rather than the original).
In order to insure that they don’t disappear completely – where for Freud, the residue of such a traumatic memory might be a penis (for example) – this memory might be converted, regarding the difficulty, into pink-colored ice cream (for example). Yet it seems that in the current exhibition, this theory has gone awry...

Maalal, Installation View, 2016

Oil Pastel, WaterColor, Gouache and Ink on Bristol board, 50x70 cm each

Maalal, Installation View, 2016

Oil Pastel, WaterColor, Gouache and Ink on Bristol board, 50x70 cm each

Maalal, Installation View, 2016

Oil Pastel, WaterColor, Gouache and Ink on Bristol board, 50x70 cm each

Maalal, Installation View, 2016

Oil Pastel, WaterColor, Gouache and Ink on Bristol board, 50x70 cm each

Maalal, Installation View, 2016

Oil Pastel, WaterColor, Gouache and Ink on Bristol board, 50x70 cm each

Maalal, Installation View, 2016

Oil Pastel, WaterColor, Gouache and Ink on Bristol board, 50x70 cm each

Maalal, Installation View, 2016

Oil Pastel, WaterColor, Gouache and Ink on Bristol board, 50x70 cm each