A letter from Penelope to my readers

Penelope writings, poem fragments were scattered on the island of Ithaca, 2012.   httpv://youtu.be/vI5eK5DEK-U   A tribute to Clio, a muse.   More here: Arriving at Ithaka Dinner with Penelope and Odysseus Envelope Returning home    

Arriving at Ithaca

כִּי תֵּצֵא בַּדֶּרֶךְ אֶל אִיתָקָה שְׁאַל כִּי תֶּאֱרַךְ דַּרְכְּךָ מְאֹד מְלֵאָה בְּהַרְפַּתְקָאוֹת, מְלֵאָה בְּדַעַת   httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-8zeepjadE When you set out for Ithaka ask that your way be long, httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=urH6ChbRl1w&feature=plcp Σα βγεις στον πηγαιμό για την Ιθάκη, να εύχεσαι νάναι μακρύς ο δρόμος, γεμάτος περιπέτειες, γεμάτος γνώσεις. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fzvInv-T4Qw&feature=plcp   The first lines from Ithaka by Constantine […]


The Mediterranean views, land and sea, in art and literature – are a part of me; If I contemplate on them from above as of from a plane – they turn out to be abstract. When I observe them from the side, they become symbolic. If I apply blue, I bring the ocean and sweet water […]


Last weekend I was one of 25 participants in a calligraphy intensive day with Tirza Paytan-Sela. I was practicing the Enso; When you paint-draw an Enso, you do it from left up-words and then down. Usually the heavy part of ink is at the start. Somehow, this whole day the weight was at the end of each Enso. The […]

Be my guest: Hiroshi Sugimoto, Predag Matvejevic, Janine Antoni

“We need a port of departure: A shore or view, an event or a story. The place we are leaving is less important than the one we will arrive at.“ Breviare Mediterraneen, Predag Matvejevic Hiroshi Sugimoto/ Time Exposed: A presentation of some of Sugimoto’s photographs from the portfolio “Time Exposed.” The portfolio consists of 50 […]

Be my guest: Bill Viola and Gaston Bachelard

  BE MY GUEST is a venue for others to share their art; I assemble between creators in my sitting room. Linear time and locality are not relevant. Bill Viola is speaking about his video artwork, Ocean Without a Shore – exhibited at Venice Biennale 2007. He points out the link between the dead and the […]

Almost abstract 2

Music Notes: water, orange, tunnel, crow, Miho. Instructions: You can play each video-sound separately. You can also play them all together, again and again.   [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZOWFEcoAGA&list=HL1338181236&feature=mh_lolz[/youtube] [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOQNynLonXg[/youtube] [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZOWFEcoAGA&list=HL1338181236&feature=mh_lolz[/youtube] More here:https://nonaorbach.com//?p=1533

Artist and Fish

SELF PORTRAIT ———————————————————————————————-  PORTRAIT OF THE SELF           More about the connection between artists and fish: Avraham Ofek: “Artist are the off-springs of fisherman…”