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The (new) dictionary of THINGS

New times require new ways of organizing, owning, utilizing and displaying everyday ordinary objects and THINGS. The current ongoing changes in our lives require adaptation and adjustment, a  fragile state that leaves many of us in confusion and self deliberation. Our homes take on new roles, therefore THINGS gain new definitions within new ever-changing hierarchies. We now ask ourselves what is necessary and what is not? What is essential? What do we actually need? What are the THINGS in life that we once thought we needed, and now we can leave behind? Consequently, what is the ultimate THING we cannot live without? 

This new dictionary consists of images of THINGS in two categories: Keepers and Throw-Aways. This dictionary displays a current, new order of THINGS. It acts as a time-capsule of THINGS, an updated cabinet of curiosities.  

Paint Brushes

Keepers

Alisa Olmert

Paint Brushes

Social Worker, Planning services for the benefit of preschoolers

Shadow and life

Throw-Aways

Alma Rechter

Shadow and life

Waitress, 21, Tel-Aviv, Favorite place: Shapira Neighborhood in Tel-Aviv

Cut

Throw-Aways

Alon Braier

Cut

Illustrator, 36, Tel-Aviv. Favorite place: Bat-Galim. https://www.instagram.com/alonbraier

Another time

Throw-Aways

Betty Eldad

Another time

Fashion Designer, 42, Tel-Aviv, Favorite place: Home. https://www.instagram.com/betka_bettyeldad/

Keeper

Keeper

Chen Zirinski

Keeper

Architect, Tel-Aviv

Throw

Throw-Aways

Dan Reuveni

Throw

Architect, 63, Jerusalem. http://www.pinterest.com/reuveni01

Non-sense

Throw-Aways

Efrat Sela

Non-sense

Interior Architect, 55, Ramat Hasharon

THINGS to keep

Keepers

Ilan Reisinger

THINGS to keep

Tel Aviv, Favorite place: Studio Reisinger

The new definition of time: Local Oven Timer

Keepers

Irit Abir

The new definition of time: Local Oven Timer

Architect, Favorite place: Home studio. http://archiparchi.com/

Shell

Keepers

Isac Broza

Shell

Humankind destroys and suffocates the earth with garbage and manure as a result of overconsumption. I try to use every possible material to create art and reduce my personal and household damage and thereby inspire the public to environmental pollution and the protection of the earth.

A door handle

Keepers

Izhar Cohen

A door handle

Artist, 57, Tel-Aviv. Favorite place: Florence

Stethoscope, An ancient and simple artifact that plays a central role in the Corona diagnosis.

Keepers

Jeremie, Mia and Shannie Hoffmann

Stethoscope, An ancient and simple artifact that plays a central role in the Corona diagnosis.

Architect, Head of Conservation dep. Tel Aviv, 53 (+6, +10).

Air Miles

Throw-Aways

Julia Hamson

Air Miles

Architect, 44, London. Favorite place: The main hall of the Natural History Museum. https://www.instagram.com/4sarchitecture/
The collection of air miles is perhaps now a futile endeavour.

Industrial Lamp

Throw-Aways

Julius Weiland

Industrial Lamp

Artist, 48, Berlin, Favorite place: Home

Remote control

Keepers

Lena Arbov Atuar

Remote control

Window

Keepers

Lena Arbov Atuar

Window

time space and the illusion of a seperate me ( ego)

Throw-Aways

Mirjam Roth

time space and the illusion of a seperate me ( ego)

i have experienced a deeper level of connection and unity during quaranteen than in my “normal life”. i realized that we dont’t have to see each other in order to connect. what we need to do, is to open our hearts and act as a community, in harmony.
with everything put on hold and you are forced to stop running against a concept that is called time.
handmade paper collage on glass - use of gold leaves

Commercial Coffee Machine

Throw-Aways

Netaly Yadin

Commercial Coffee Machine

Owner at Netaly Yadin photography. Photographer & visual content creator.

Home ›keep. an internal structure formed by the sedimentary accumulation of experiences and memories. [pictured: genome map composed of windows from all the cities in which I’ve lived].

Keepers

Ofer Grunwald

Home ›keep. an internal structure formed by the sedimentary accumulation of experiences and memories. [pictured: genome map composed of windows from all the cities in which I’ve lived].

Artist, 40, Brussels/Jerusalem. Favorite place: The fields behind my home town late at night in mid-summer. http://www.ofergrunwald.com/

Credit

Keepers

Orna Versano Malki

Credit

Artist, Director, 47, Tel-Aviv, Favorite place: Gordon swimming pool

Alcohol

Keepers

Orna Versano Malki

Alcohol

Artist, Director, 47, Tel-Aviv, Favorite place: Gordon swimming pool

H is for Headphones

Keepers

Shira Mushkin

H is for Headphones

Artist, Photographer, Meitar

Rather, I called my wife, my home

Keepers

Uri Nemanov

Rather, I called my wife, my home

Architect, 32, Jerusalem

UV blue lamp disinfection

Keepers

Yehudah Roth

UV blue lamp disinfection

Prof. and Chair, Dpt. of Otorhinolaryngology, Wolfson Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, 62,
Or Yehudah

These "maybe to be found useful someday" reservoirs rarely ever justify the air they occupy in the room

Throw-Aways

Alisa Olmert

These "maybe to be found useful someday" reservoirs rarely ever justify the air they occupy in the room

Social Worker, Planning services for the benefit of preschoolers

Shadow and life

Keepers

Alma Rechter

Shadow and life

Waitress, 21, Tel-Aviv, Favorite place: Shapira Neighborhood in Tel-Aviv

Paste

Keepers

Alon Braier

Paste

Illustrator, 36, Tel-Aviv. Favorite place: Bat-Galim. https://www.instagram.com/alonbraier

Breath

Keepers

Betty Eldad

Breath

Fashion Designer, 42, Tel-Aviv, Favorite place: Home. https://www.instagram.com/betka_bettyeldad/

Throw Away

Throw-Aways

Chen Zirinski

Throw Away

Architect, Tel-Aviv

Keep

Keepers

Dan Reuveni

Keep

Architect, 63, Jerusalem. http://www.pinterest.com/reuveni01

Longing

Keepers

Efrat Sela

Longing

THINGS we can do without

Throw-Aways

Ilan Reisinger

THINGS we can do without

Tel Aviv, Favorite place: Studio Reisinger

The new definition of time: Global Office Time

Throw-Aways

Irit Abir

The new definition of time: Global Office Time

Architect, Favorite place: Home studio. http://archiparchi.com/

Untitled

Keepers

Isac Broza

Untitled

Architect, Artist, 50, Hod Hasharon. Favorite place: Home/Studio. https://www.instagram.com/isaacbroza/

Viruses

Throw-Aways

Izhar Cohen

Viruses

While a question mark becomes the most common punctuation mark, we are called upon to examine the standards by which necessity is determined.
I chose two things hidden from view: one, due to its small size, and the other for its prevalence in our lives to the point of losing our awareness of its existence.
The works are expressed in the design style of an old illustrated dictionary, in order to give the values ​​the validity of the selected values

Dictionary, We love and cherish him, like a smart friend, lifelong partner, savior for time ..But already pointless, out of date, taking up space

Throw-Aways

Jeremie, Mia and Shannie Hoffmann

Dictionary, We love and cherish him, like a smart friend, lifelong partner, savior for time ..But already pointless, out of date, taking up space

Architect, Head of Conservation dep. Tel Aviv, 53 (+6, +10).

Travel Sketchbooks

Keepers

Julia Hamson

Travel Sketchbooks

Architect, 44, London. Favorite place: The main hall of the Natural History Museum. https://www.instagram.com/4sarchitecture/
My travel sketchbooks from journeys to distant places have become even more precious in a time when we don’t know when we will be able to freely travel again. The memories they hold allow me to mentally escape the confines of my home and will serve as time capsules of a more carefree time.

A handmade vase with a history.

Keepers

Julius Weiland

A handmade vase with a history.

Artist, 48, Berlin, Favorite place: Home

Watch

Throw-Aways

Lena Arbov Atuar

Watch

Architect, Artist, 31, Tel-Aviv

Passport

Throw-Aways

Lena Arbov Atuar

Passport

Architect, Artist, 31, Tel-Aviv

Yoga

Keepers

Mirjam Roth

Yoga

if you experience everything as yourself,- you are in yoga because, yoga literally means union. when you and the other have disappeared - only you exist.- so a yogi is someone, who has experienced this oneness of existence. realizing that you are not only part of existence but the existence is also part of you. - as a wave is part of the ocean - the ocean is also part of the wave.
a yoga mat transformed into a flying carpert - a modern version of the fairytale “One Thousand and One Nights”. acryl and gold leaves.the work is inspired by the patterns and design of vintage floor tiles in tel aviv and the art of Persian carpets weaving.

Kettle

Keepers

Netaly Yadin

Kettle

Owner at Netaly Yadin photography. Photographer & visual content creator. https://www.instagram.com/netaly_yadin/ https://www.instagram.com/netaly.y/

Body ›throw-away. a single-serving consumable, renewed daily, of unpredictable but progressively deteriorating quality. [pictured: my average body, as consumed to date].

Throw-Aways

Ofer Grunwald

Body ›throw-away. a single-serving consumable, renewed daily, of unpredictable but progressively deteriorating quality. [pictured: my average body, as consumed to date].

Artist, 40, Brussels/Jerusalem. Favorite place: The fields behind my home town late at night in mid-summer. http://www.ofergrunwald.com/

Lev

Throw-Aways

Orna Versano Malki

Lev

Artist, Director, 47, Tel-Aviv, Favorite place: Gordon swimming pool

Chip

Throw-Aways

Orna Versano Malki

Chip

Artist, Director, 47, Tel-Aviv, Favorite place: Gordon swimming pool

V is for Videotape

Throw-Aways

Shira Mushkin

V is for Videotape

Artist, Photographer, Meitar

Rabbi Yosei said, In all my days, I did not call my wife, my wife, nor my ox, my ox

Throw-Aways

Uri Nemanov

Rabbi Yosei said, In all my days, I did not call my wife, my wife, nor my ox, my ox

Architect, 32, Jerusalem

Memorial candle

Throw-Aways

Yehudah Roth

Memorial candle

Prof. and Chair, Dpt. of Otorhinolaryngology, Wolfson Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, 62,
Or Yehudah

Keep-Throw

Ahuvi Gelfand

Mask Circus

Fashion Designer, 35, Kyriat Ono, Favorite place: Accademia Gallery, Florence. The Venice festival is a mass cultural event, part of the city's tradition for decades. People from all over the world participate every year. The work seeks to illustrate the world that has changed, and that may no longer return. A harmful street event is terminated due to the epidemic. The street will remain desolated, because of an invisible enemy lurking through a medical mask

Keep-Throw

Gil Even-Tsur

Keep&Throw

Architect, 48, New York City, Favorite Place: Hadera City

Throw-Aways

Lee Elstein

(is throwing) 100 gr.

Architecture Student, 27, Tel-Aviv

Keeper