"Road 60" is an historical path, that runs through the hills of 'Judea and Samaria' area from the ancient times of Abraham. It connects between the past and the present, bringing together and separating worlds that exist side-by-side, but never meet.
Wanderings along borders and lines – physical as wellas mental, broad and deep. Always expanding the boundaries and pushing the timelimits. ///work in process///
The representation of the place, its inhabitants, and the question of time. Wanderings along state’s borders, lines, people and their state of mind. Expanding the boundaries and pushing the time limits. I try to juxtapose past and present by using a photographic technique that dates back to the early years of photography.
2006.Chechnya Aftermath. I traveled from rehabilitation center to refugee camp, from orphanage to orphanage, and listened to the people’s stories, each of them leaving bitter after-taste. Everybody here has his or her own hard fate, own tragic story. They try not to recall, sinking into daily cares…
Small community of ancient Israelites - Samaritans - Shomronim-"Guardians, Keepers of the -Torah(Bible)". They are little more than 700 souls, and nobody know how they survive through the centuries.
hundreds of kilometers by foot across the barren taiga region, through Stalin’s abandoned Gulags. Meetings with the gold miners, deer herdsman, and whale hunters of the Russian artic circle