UNITED STATES, California
Meira Yedidsion is a painter, sculptor and installation artist. Her works
are in the permanent collection of different museums including: The Israel
Museum, Jerusalem; Skirball Museum, Los Angeles. Her works have been
exhibited worldwide in more than sixty major exhibitions, including: Museum
of Modern Art, New York; Mantua's Ducal Palace Museum, Italy; 34th Festival
Two Worlds Spoleto, Italy; Valentini Palace, Rome; Seville Universal Expo,
Art Pavilion; Detroit's Museum of New Art. Her work has been the subject of
nearly 200 features articles, several catalogue and different books.
Meira Yedidsion's Coasters are to honor the memory of the victims of the World
Trade Center tragedy. It is a reflection on war and terror, and an
invitation to universal peace. Since 1979, Meira has also created and
exhibited series of works: against war and top guns; reflections on the
conflicts of western and underdeveloped countries. In 1985, she has
dedicated her solo exhibition A Culture For Peace to all the nations.