Shimon Attie | the artist




The artist Shimon Attie
Born 1957, Los Angeles, USA.

Style and technique of the artist: Installation art, Photography,

Shimon Attie is an internationally renowned installation artist and photographer. His work is in many prestigious collections, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, the Berlin Museum in Berlin, and the Jewish Museum in New York.


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Almstadtstrasse 43, Berlin (1930). (car parked in front of Hebrew bookstore)’ and ‘Mulackstrasse 37, Berlin (1932). (children and tower)’
Concerned with questions of memory, place, and identity, Shimon Attie gives visual form to both personal and collective memories by introducing histories of marginalized and forgotten communities into the physical landscape of the present…
Between dream and history.
Looking Onto Temple of Apollo, on-location slide projection, Rome, Italy, 2003


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