Factory of Silver
Borrowing and cataloguing, appropriating and commemorating More or less local, more or less familiar
Operating during Jerusalem Design Week, the Balloon Workshop manufactured on-spot and handed out about 1,500 shiny helium balloons to visitors of the festival. The symbolic shapes (based on historical events, iconic brands, biblical legends, popular emojis, Palestinian symbols, etc.) circulated in the city and beyond, but occasionally bursted unexpectedly or simply flew away and disappeared in the sky.
* first and fourth photos by Dor Kedmi