LandEscape Art Review - Page 52

LandE scape Oren Seidner CONTEMPORARY ART REVIEW The Cleaning People the Harel House, in Ramt Gan, Israel. The power of visual arts and especially of photography in the contemporary age is enormous: at the same time, the role of the viewer’s disposition and attitude is equally impoartant. Both our minds and our bodies need to actively participate in the experience of contemplating a piece of art: it demands your total attention and a particular kind of effort—it’s almost a commitment. So before leaving this conversation we would like to pose a question about the nature of the relationship of your art with your audience. What do you think about the role of the viewer? Are you particularly interested if you try to achieve to trigger the viewers' perception as starting point to urge them to elaborate personal interpretations? 42