The Artist Project: Izhar Patkin

Izhar Patkin on “Shiva as Lord of Dance” “I don’t have to believe in the Shiva, but I cannot ignore what this object was meant to be.” The Artist Project is an online series in which artists respond to works of art in The Met’s encyclopedic collection.

Cite this page as: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, "The Artist Project: Izhar Patkin," in Smarthistory, December 17, 2020, accessed June 19, 2024,