Performance, Tel Aviv, Israel, July 1984
With the collaboration Esti Zakhem, Noam Meiri and Babel members
A month of ongoing performances during the election campaign of the 11th Knesset in Israel. Performance election night on Shenkin street in Tel Aviv at Tat Rama And Shenk-In Galleries
… "Dan Zakhem, to be sure, has in the past made direct references to politics. During the elections of 1984, he established a fictitious party, called Babel, as head of which he ran for office. He organized an entire American-type pop-art campaign, waving to crowds from and open car etc. Complete with plastic smile. The essence of the campaign was to present the propaganda as an artistic medium, in which eight monitors broadcasted the election results live from Jerusalem..."
(Michael Sgan-Cohen 1991)