Gallery Talks, Lectures and Events
Pharaoh in Canaan
Seventy Designers in Tribute to Izzika GaonMay 29, 1999-March 1, 2000
Location: Palevsky Design Pavilion
Artist: Issey Miyaka, Frank Gehry, Achille Castiglione, Enzo Mari, Gijs Bakker, Yaacov Kaufman, Philippe Boulakia, Zelig Segal, David Tartakover, Esther Knobel, and others
Curator: Nirit Nelson
an exhibition in honor of the late Izzika Gaon, senior curator of the Design and Architecture Department from 1973-1997. In tribute to Izzika Gaon, architects and designers in Israel and abroad contributed their works to the Israel Museum. The exhibition reflects the prolific dialogue maintained between Izzika and these artists, and expresses their profound appreciation of him.