In August 2021, Asylum Arts and DAGESH presented the multimedia art exhibition >>TRANSITIONS<<, as a part of a larger festival by that name that took place August 18-20. Over 15 Jewish artists from Europe and … Read more
For Passover 2021, Asylum’s Betsy Medvedovsky collaborated with Katya Apekina to create Exodus 2021, a self-guided audio tour of the Jewish exodus from Egypt set in Highland Park, Los Angeles. The tour follows the Passover story from Moses’ point of view and includes audio works by eight local artists.
In this feature, Betsy and Katya interview each other about walking their dogs, being Russian-Jewish on the Eastside of LA, the Situationists, and how these experiences led them to create Exodus 2021 together.