Israel Public Art by Richard MargolisA Growing Catalog of Israel's Landmark Sculpture, Monuments, and Memorials

 

Angels Riding Mythological Creatures by Dan Ben-Arye

Location:The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Size: 240 cm tall
Material: Cement over metal frame
Dated: 1990

Description: A figure riding a creature in perfect balance

Caption: The artist said that the sculpture represents his version of the ideal relationship: a composition in perfect balance, with the sensation of forward motion, and an unclear border between the two figures.
(From a conversation in his gallery in Ein-Hod in 2010)

 

References: About the artist: http://jancodada-museum.israel.net/benarye/
About Ein-Hod Artists Village: http://www.ein-hod.org/

 
 

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