World of Awe: Traveler's Journal, chapter 3
Object of Desire
This is the diary of a traveler who searches for a lost
treasure in a parallel world Sunset/Sunrise.
“Now try to find the end.”
—Book of Sand, Jorge Luis Borges, 1975.
Object of Desire is a World of Awe
project by media artist Yael Kanarek
With support from ReNew Media Arts Fellowship
Jerome Foundation New Media granti
Ear Studios, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York
Digital Art Center, Holon
Eyebeam, New York
English editor: Fiona Maazel, Brooklyn
Hebrew translation: Miriam Meir, New York
Arabic translation: Jalal Hassan, Haifa
"Object of Desire" was created in Flash and published in 2006. Upon the discontinuation of Flash in December 2020 the work was recreated in HTML/CSS and republished in March 2022.