Only this film will remain. Directed by Giovanni Troilo, it follows the artist from his studio to the work's display in Rome, and will be screened simultaneously in museums worldwide, highlighting the issues central to Kentridge's work: racial discrimination and the complex relationship between landscape and memory.
Asaf Avidan in the opening performance for the International Tour in the Israel Museum!
Asaf Avidan arrives in Israel for a single concert to launch the international tour.
The performance includes the most popular songs from Avidan's five albums in new arrangements, together with premieres of new songs from his new album, which is expecting its international release by Universal at the end of this year around the world.
The new group accompanying Avidan includes:
Adam Sheflan - bass
Ido Zelaznik - keyboards
Shahar Haziza - drums
Yehoram Gaon in a special performance in the Art Garden.
Yehoram Gaon, Israel Prize and Jerusalem Award recipient and one of the most revered performing artists in Israel will be performing his most popular hits.
Opening act: Yonina Duo
Klezmer music has long attracted thousands of people. This is the second year the museum is hosting the International Klezmer Festival in the galleries for a day of special meetings between the world of melodies and the courtyards of the Jewish stetle, drawing on a variety of cultures and musical styles from around the globe.
Between 11 am and 4 pm international artists from Israel and around the world will present exciting and refreshing performances of authentic Klezmer combined with jazz, ethnic and classical rock. The Jewish soul music performances will be open to the general public and take place against the backdrop of the Jewish Art Galleries, the Synagogues Route and the Art Galleries. Modern, Israeli and Impressionist collections will complement the atmosphere of the melodies to create a unique and festive experience for all.
Short Klezmer concerts throughout the Museum galleries
11 am – 4 pm | No extra charge
In the Springer Auditorium
5 pm. Klezmer, gypsy tango and everything in between
7 pm. The melody of the heart
IS 85 per performance | IS 75 for Members |
Price includes admission to the Museum from 10 am
Tickets at the front desk and online
In conjunction with the International Klezmer Festival in Jerusalem
Thematic Lecture Series
Series of 4 to 5 consecutive sessions that open a window to a variety interdisciplinary topics with a goal to enrich the museum visit.
Leading lecturers will meet with curators, artists and intellectuals, to discuss the Museum exhibitions and the collection.
Monday, 19: 30-18: 00
Series 1 / November: Artist, Artwork and Film
About four great artists whose works have left their mark on culture and art.
Meetings include lectures about the artists, introducing their main works and special films documenting their creative path in a new light.
6.11.17 About Paul Gauguin, with Lihi Sapir
13.11.17 About Amadeo Modigliani, with his Daniela
20.11.17 About Rene Magritte, with Lihi Sapir
27.11.17 About Alberto Giacometti, with Jonathan Ullmann
200 NIS per series / subscription fee: 180 NIS