CAROL MAN

Chinese X Jewish cultures

Sukkah

Neon sign, woven polypropylene bag, reused billboard vinyl Year 2021 Size 200 * 200 * 200cm A sukkah is a hut or tent-like structure in which Jews are supposed to … Continue reading

January 20, 2022

Manna

Sugar, rubber stamp Year 2021 Size Dimensions variable Bread AND freedom The Hebrew people have escaped to freedom in the wilderness only to find that there is no food or … Continue reading

January 20, 2022

Haggadah

Ink, paper, personal clothing, steam iron Year 2021 Size Dimensions variable Many have heard about the Exodus of the Israelites from Egypt in the year 1313 BCE.  The stories of … Continue reading

January 20, 2022

Mixed Blessing

Title: Mixed Blessing Medium: Found objects Dimension: 200 * 75 * 75cm In the “Mixed Blessing” project, Carol explores the cultural challenges addressing identity and preservation of traditions, her installation … Continue reading

July 5, 2015

The Great Northern

Feeling’s disappearance Installation at the Connecting Space, North Point Bamboo, paper, ink, digital photographies Carol Man & Patricia Mosquera, 2015 How does one begin the day in North Point? I … Continue reading

March 29, 2015

Bar Mitzvah Gift for Oz

  The Idea Oz Haviv, my son, was born to a Chinese mother (that’s me) and an Israeli father; his mother was converted to Judaism before he was born. Oz’s … Continue reading

August 28, 2014

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