July 18, 2009 - January 9, 2010
A cluster of exhibitions that explores the notion of "grotesque" as an aesthetic category gaining more and more traction in the art of recent years. The exhibitions features works by contemporary Israeli and international artists, who address the grotesque body - a radicalized, distorted, ridiculed body which exceeds its own boundaries, whose parts are ill-matched.
January 24 - June 20, 2009
A cluster of exhibitions on the theme of violence. The exhibitions, two group and six solo exhibitions, focus on how artists deal with the issues of violence - the strategies and aesthetic choices employed in examining, reflecting and resisting the various aspects of violence. Representation of this charged and complex subject are conceptual, philosophical and abstract, stressing the paradox between aesthetics and violence.