Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 2
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 2
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 3
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 3
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 4
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 4
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 5
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 5
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow)
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow)
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 2
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 2This modern art ketubah uses colors based on many of Kandinsky's paintings, but adds a few things not found in his work. The composition is designed around a short Hebrew poem by Judah Al-Harizi that reads, "Look: the sun has spread its wings to dispel the darkness from the earth."
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 3
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 3Varying line thickness when repeating shapes is one of the design elements seen in modern art of Kandinsky's period.
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 4
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 4The swirling blue is an element not found in the modern art time period, but brings the composition out of a strictly period re-enactment of an artist's compositional and color use and into a contemporary post-modern feeling. The blue swirl may be read as clouds or as the darkness dispelled in the poem, or a graphic element used to tie the composition together.
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 5
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow) detail 5​Scumbling with a dry brush gives this painting its texture, breaking up the surfaces of the geometric shapes and softening the contrast between the strong yellows and blues. The text is shown in Aramaic and English.
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow)
Look: the Sun Ketubah (yellow)In Hebrew and English across the center is a line from a short poem by Judah Al-Harizi that reads, "Look: the sun has spread its wings to dispel the darkness from the earth." Inspired by Kandinsky and other modern painters, this bold ketubah design uses bright colors and fine lines to frame the ketubah text. From the same series as Look: the Sun (White) and the Kandinsky ketubah.
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