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Uriel Orlow, Lost Wax, 2007-3

Lost Wax

Lost Wax shows artists at work in the traditional brass-casting district in Benin City (Nigeria), using the ancient lost wax technique (cire perdue) and recycled metal from the West to produce metal cast artefacts

Uriel Orlow, In Concert, 2005

In Concert

In Concert shows a cellist and a pianist playing the first movement of Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No 1 without their instruments. The music operates as a kind of ghostly mnemonic prompting their physically remembered gestures.

Uriel Orlow, Pentagraphs, 2005

Pentagraphs

series of 3 drawings, 2005 The drawings in the seies Pentagraphs represents the first seventeen bars of the cello part of Shostakovich’s Concerto No. 1 for Cello in E-flat major (op. 107), 1959. It employs a method inspired by an … More

Uriel Orlow, Allegory of Memory, 2005-8

Allegory of Memory

C-type print on dibond, 40 cm x 29 cm, 2005/8

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