Ido Bercovier | RISING STAR

Curators: Dalia Levin, Ghila Limon, Tal Bechler
Jan. 4, 2014 - Aug. 16, 2014

Born in 1984. Lives and works in Tel Aviv

Vapors, 2013, photomontage

Vapors is made up of layers of photographs collected from online databases. It is a kind of archival work composed of photos which all document journeys to Poland by official delegations by Israeli schools, youth movements and military units. All images selected have been photographed from the same angle with relation to the monuments at their center: the entrances to the Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration and death camps; the mountain of ashes and the monument at Majdanek; and Nathan Rapoport’s monument at the Warsaw Ghetto.

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