Uprooted, Reseeded Eucalyptus Tree

Illustration contribution for
Herzl's Vision Today,
Published by Artists' Choice Editions,
curated by Shosh Nomberg Averbukh.

Pencil on paper, 2021

A pencil illustration by Eden Spivak of a tree in a boat

" Inspired by a paragraph in Herzl's book Altneuland, Eden Spivak's drawing of a boat carrying a eucalyptus tree is a symbol that can be interpreted as an allegory for the fulfillment of Herzl's utopian vision, but also its criticism. "

Text by Shosh Nomberg Averbukh