Péter Alpár – Bread Bookbook object – 2003 made in Saint George/Transylvania/Romania materials: bread and paper
The basic concept is our “daily bread” combined with our everyday book, our intellectual values. Our grandparents daily bread and daily meditation and wisdom melted in one a “books-object” and served on a home-woven cloth.
Előd Izsák – Cross in Bread ( “Kenyerbe vetett kereszt” – from hungarian)video installation – 2006 exhibited in Oradea – Transylvania/Romania bread was made by the artist’s mother in Egerpatak – Seklerland/Transylvania/Romania
Under the bread on a TV-screen a loop video can be seen with a rotating cross graved on the bread-crumb.
The bread’s shape reminds us to the millstone. The rotation of the cross reminds us to an increasingly forgotten ancient tradition – the blessing of the bread (in the bread)