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Marcel Meyer

"My cinemagraphs seem to get stuck on their way forward, they are looking for release in some sort of infinite loop – and that's where they unfold their very own melancholy, their magic." - Mercel Meyer


Maquette du monument à Antoine de Saint-Exupéry du sculpteur Marcel Mayer (1959)


from The Forward

Finding Rabbis and Wandering Jews

A Serpent is Never Just a Serpent: Symbolism’s insistence that painting and literature made absolute truths (even about internal states) accessible through external metaphors spoke to French Jews in the age of Dreyfus. [LUCIEN LEVY-DHURMER. ‘EVE’ 1896. PASTEL.]