Maase Haaron (Ark of The  Covenant)

 

Maase Haaron (Ark of The Covenant)

80 cm/60 cm
acrylic paint on MDF
text: fragments from Exodus Shemoth 25:10-22

Ark of The Covenant as a self-operating war-machine.

“[They shall make] an Ark of acaccia wood...” “[You shall cover it with] pure gold, from within and from without...” “...one Cherub from the end at one side and one Cherub from the end at the other...” “The Cherubim shall be with wings spread upward, sheltering the Cover with their wings with their faces toward one another…” “It is there that I will set My meetings with you, and I shall speak with you from atop the Cover, from between the two Cherubim that are on the Ark of the Testimonial-tablets…”