Arts & Lifestyles in Israel

New Zealand singer Lorde cancels Israel show after BDS pressure

Sun, 12/24/2017 - 08:16
Lorde axed her planned show in Tel Aviv after an open letter urged her to 'join the artistic boycott of Israel'

Meet the self-styled Kendrick Lamar of Israeli poetry: A Romanian royal with dark family secrets

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 10:44
Amir Sommer, who has Jewish, Arab, Tigrinyan and blue blood in his veins, writes poems about God and tries to evade a family curse

Israel culture minister urges Haifa mayor to cancel 'Nakba and Return' event at local film festival

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 12:22
Miri Regev tells Haifa Mayor Yona Yahav that the privately funded event 'seeks to undermine our sovereignty and the very existence of the State of Israel'

In the footsteps of the Mossad chief who went undercover as a French artist in Egypt

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:35
Shlomo Cohen-Abarbanel won artistic success while serving as a secret agent in Egypt the early 1950; Israeli artist Tamir Zadok traveled to Cairo in pursuit of his story

Albert Einstein museum with personal archives to open in Jerusalem

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 08:40
The $5 million winning proposal for the building's design was 'modest, not grandiose, and it spoke to us,' says Hebrew University CEO

Lena Dunham: Work of Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai helped me connect to Judaism

Sun, 10/01/2017 - 07:10
'Girls' creator and star says she has 'fallen in love with the poetry of Yehuda Amichai' after the death of her grandmother