I, Mountain

Date: Thursday June 24 at 20 - Thursday November 18, 2021 at 21
Location: Magasin III Jaffa, Olei Zion 34, Tel Aviv-Yafo
Language: Hebrew

A play starring Hava Bat Chaim
Creators: Nir Shauloff and Maya Attoun
The play, created from the materials of the exhibition Solar Mountains & Broken Hearts, is a collaboration between Nir Shauloff and Maya Attoun. Hava, the last astronaut on earth, lost in space, ages after the end of the world, reenacting her faded memories of universes long forgotten.
The play is accompanied by the soundtrack of the exhibition played and recorded by Adaya Godlevsky and Lior Ashkenazy on 24.4.21.

Hava Bat Chaim
Engaged in spiritual art. Developed a method of painting meditation through painting, researches children art in its connection to prehistoric art. Collaborates with theater, performance and music creators in productions and festivals (Acre Festival, Tel Aviv Center for Contemporary Art, Habait Theater, among others). Grandmother of ten. Medium.

Nir Shauloff
A theatre-maker and performance artist. His work spans various practices in the media of video, sound, text, and research. He creates everyday mythologies that rely on real life and fictional stories and characters. His projects have been presented at many theatres and art venues including: Bauhaus Dessau, Mousonturm Frankfurt, the Ruhrtriennale, Gessnerallee Zürich, the Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Schwankhalle Bremen, Reading International, Jerusalem Season of Culture, and Bat Yam Museum.

Maya Attoun 
Lives and works in Tel Aviv. Attoun acquired both a BFA and MFA at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design. Attoun is a multidisciplinary artist, engaging in a dialogue between thought processes, intuited gestures, materials and images. Her work encompasses a variety of media that includes murals, drawings, prints, sculptural objects, ready-mades and sound. Through these she reflects on modernity, history of popular culture, and the intersection of myth, narrative and science. Attoun is a lecturer at the Multidisciplinary Art Faculty, Shenkar College for Engineering and Design, and at the School of Visual Theatre. Attoun’s work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in Israel and abroad.

24.6.21 – I, Mountain 1: Memories of the Spacewoman 
24.7.21 – I, Mountain 2: The Mission
27.7.21 – I, Mountain 3: The Spacewoman’s Curse
4.11+18.11.21 – I, Mountain 4: The Return of the Spacewoman