5 x 7 inches
Oil pastel, graphite and thread on yupo paper
I think about stones as witnesses to the passage of time. In Jewish tradition stones are portals into spiritual realms, an opening into ancestral wisdom, and guides for way finding.
Signed and dated on back.
Item is located in Bloomfield Hills, MI. Local pickup available. Flat rate domestic shipping available for an additional $12.
Meirav Ong (b. 1989) is an artist based in Ridgewood, NY. She creates sanctuaries for listening to elevate voices marginalized within patriarchal systems of religion through textiles, clay, sound recordings and ritualized performances. In curating experiences of intentional listening, Ong’s work subverts the silence of oppression and transforms listening into an act of resistance. She has exhibited at The Everson Museum in Syracuse, NY and the Fowler-Kellogg Art Center in Chautauqua, NY, among others. She’s the recipient of grants to the Vermont Studio Center, Penland School of Craft, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Chautauqua School of Art among others. Ong holds a BFA from the University of Michigan and is an MFA Candidate at Cranbrook Academy of Art (‘22). Ong is the cofounder and art director of Well of Wills, a feminist art collective creating work at the intersection of spirituality and activism, based in Brooklyn, NY.