Tόπία Eλιάς

A video/photo Installation by Georges Salameh

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One channel video projection with ambient sound.

Duration 16′28”


12 people narrate their relationship with the olive tree.
The contour of the tree emerges from their storytelling.

12 persone raccontano il loro rapporto con l’ulivo.
Il contorno dell’albero emerge dalle loro narrazioni.

12 personnes racontent leur rapport avec l’olivier.
Le contour de cet arbre émerge de leurs narrations.


“Tόπία Eλιάς” an exhibition by the photographer Periklis Antoniou at the Cultural center Kethea – Diavasi, curator Xanthi Tsolti. (June 2001)

“Mediterrenean Olive Grove” an exhibition by olivepress– Chania/Crete – Greece, curator Ioannis Archontakis (26 July 2009)

The BIOL prize commission & RECIDIVI la rete del Cinema e dell’Audiovisivo – Bari – Italy (April 2010)