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Sotheby's presents From Here and There

The works on display in the exhibition From Here and There are part of the artist’s grand body of work People I Saw but Never Met which to date includes more than 6,000 chemically acid-etched stainless steel miniature figures and 200 large hand-cut aluminum figures. It features figures of people seen over the past 6 years by the artist throughout his travels across the globe, however without personally meeting them. These people, seen in the UK, Australia, USA, Antarctica, Asia and Europe, sparked a sense of curiosity within the artist, who took a photograph of them from a distance. After photographing them he then created pencil drawings of the figures, later using the drawings to create a miniature from stainless steel, with photo etching process. In addition, he hand-cut large figure from aluminum.

The series People I Saw but Never Met is a unique assemblage a heterogenic group of humans, varying in ethnicity, age, culture and socioeconomic background; there are tourists, refugees, natives, and immigrants – all remain anonymous yet each meticulously examined by the artist.

The exhibition is open to view until 3 December, from Monday – Thursday, 9:00 – 17:00, Friday 9:00 – 13:00.

For any enquiries please contact Talia.Cohen@sothebys.com


We are pleased to announce that the office is open, and that we are able to welcome you in our premises – upon appointment only.

To make an appointment please contact one of the team:

Sigal Mordechai
sigal.mordechai@sothebys.com

Talia Cohen
Talia.Cohen@sothebys.com

Since Sotheby's Tel Aviv office opened, it has become a valuable resource for local clients. With the help of Sotheby's international experts in all areas of fine and decorative art, jewellery, wine, books and collectibles, we are able to assist you if you have questions regarding buying or selling, or wish to have an object from your collection valued.

If you wish to enquire about the possibility of offering a work for sale, please call the office prior to visiting. The Tel Aviv office is also happy to facilitate absentee bids or arrange for the shipment of consigned or purchased property.

At present, we are actively seeking consignments in all collecting areas for inclusion in Sotheby's upcoming sales worldwide.

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