Jul
3
2011
<em>Wavelength Range of Roughly 630–740 nm, No. 7</em>
 

Yael Kanarek
Wavelength Range of Roughly 630–740 nm, No. 7, 2011
Wood, silicone words in five languages: English, Hebrew, Arabic, Yiddish and Spanish
Diameter 72 in / 182.9 cm

Light waves hit the retina and are processed in the brain. “In” comes the light wave, activating a range of sensations and emotions; “Out” comes the word Red in sound, shape, and cultural reference.

Wavelength range of roughly 630-740 nm points to the curious working of the heart and mind.

Hebrew – Adom
Arabic – Ahmar
Yiddish – Royt
Spanish – Rojo
English – Red

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