peg collectors gad charny and yoav ziv with exhibition organizer yaacov kaufman

an exhibition from the collections of yoav ziv and gad charny, curated jointly with yaacov kaufman, and exhibited at his studio. the exhibition contains nearly 300 pegs, old and new, from all over the world.

a daily, mundane, banal object, which we all seem to posses, though we rarely look at. the ‘silent servants’….. an object so basic yet so useful, that has the quality of serving many functions in addition to it’s original one. it can be used to hang stuff, to hold, to fasten, endless number of uses, almost as versatile as the office clip.