View from Masada, 2009/2012

Shai Kremer (Israeli, born 1974)

Shai Kremer, View from Masada, 2009/2012, pigment print, 21 x 28 in. Schwartz Art Collection, Harvard Business School, 2013.8.

"There is a visual history over and under the surface, spoken by the land and its stones and by all the civilizations that have arisen there. Israel is a sophisticated and manipulated palimpsest. Extensively covered by the media, debated by nations, claimed by religions, it is also a case study about the phenomenon of empires."—Shai Kremer