Tomer Ganihar | the artist

The artist Tomer Ganihar
Born 1970, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Lives and works in New York, USA.

Style and technique of the artist: Photography, Venice Biennale,

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Tomer Ganihar
Video interview

Tomer Ganihar interview
The israeli photographer Tomer Ganihar is best know for his documentation of the rave culture in his home country. In his photos Ganihar seeks to capture the existential community and the light as a common quality. With the series Rave he tells an alternative tale about Israel, that is fare from the medias covering of the ongoing conflict between jews and arabs. Kopenhagen met the artist to a talk about creating an alternative lifestyle and showing the world that there’s more to the Middle East than terrorism and battlefields…

“Tomer Ganihar“
“Photography is an old and hypnotic medium, it’s like a wild beast,” Tomer Ganihar says. Because Ganihar does not want to enslave the wild beast, he never stages or manipulates his photographs; he documents without being a documentarist…

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