Carmel backyard

22.05.2011                      18.Ijar, 5771                      Lag BaOmer; Tag 33 des Omer


Carmel backyard

In time for Lag Ba’omer a new exhibition shows nature’s struggle to overcome the devastating aftermath of the Carmel fire.

Naama Marinberg has been photographing the Carmel since the big fire last winter.
Marinberg, a teacher at Lifshitz College, a director and photographer in her own right, found herself returning to the Carmel again and again: “I grew up near the Carmel, it was my backyard,” she says, “After the flames were extinguished, I just couldn’t stop going there and taking pictures, trying to express my feelings through the lens.”…

Hillel 17 Gallery in Lifshitz College, Rehov Hillel 17, Jerusalem.
Sun., Tue. and Thur. 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Mon. and Wed. 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Until June 20.