Special Events
17.5.2016
Special Events
Tuesday meetings about Museum Exhibitions
Twilight over Berlin
Tour of the Exhibition with Dr. Adina Kamien-Kazhdan, curator of the exhibition
Weimar on the Banks of the Yarkon: Germany Through the Eyes of Lea Goldberg and David Avidan
With Haaretz journalist Avner Shapira
Twilight Zones: Berlin in German Cinema Before the Rise of Nazism With Dr. Ofer Ashkenazi, Minerva
Center for German History, the Hebrew University
Cabaret Performance with The Hazelnuts
Location: Springer Auditorium
Hours: 19:00
Price:: IS 75 | Members IS 65
Language: Hebrew
For more details: 02-6771300
25.5.2016
Special Events
Authors Talking Art: The Writers Festival at the Israel Museum
The Wide Open Eyes of the Angel of History

The novelist and director Prof. Michal Govrin embarks on a journey inspired by the exhibitions Twilight Over Berlin and New Types, traveling through the night that falls on Berlin towards the Hebrew letter. A conversation with Walter Benjamin and Gershom Scholem, Becket and Agnon, Paul Celan and Derrida, on the fine line between destruction and redemption.

Moderator: Shua Ben-Ari, assistant to the chief curator of the Fine Arts wing

 

Location: Unspecified
Hours: 11:00-12:00
Price:: IS 75 | Members IS 65
Language: Hebrew
For more details: 02-6771300
Comments: Meet at the main entrance. Please come 15 min early
26.5.2016
Special Events
Authors Talking Art: The Writers Festival at the Israel Museum
A Parabola of Success: Leonid Pekarovsky talks about Albrecht Dürer

Leonid Pekarovsky is a novelist, intellectual, and art critic, whose short stories often engage in a dialogue with the world of art and philosophy. Pakrovsky immigrated to Israel in the 1990s, and has been working as a security guard ever since. Pakrovsky will talk about Albrecht Dürer – the great artist whose art has touched his heart and affected his writing. The conversation will be held in the Prints and Drawings Study Room, and include a viewing of Dürer’s works.

Moderator: Tanya Sirakovich, director and head curator of the Department of Prints and Drawings 

Location: Prints and Drawings Study Room
Hours: 11:00-12:00
Price:: IS 75 | Members IS 65
Language: Hebrew
For more details: 02-6771300
Comments: Meet at the main entrance. Please come 15 min early
26.5.2016
Special Events
Authors Talking Art: The Writers Festival at the Israel Museum
A Parabola of Success: Leonid Pekarovsky talks about Albrecht Dürer

Leonid Pekarovsky is a novelist, intellectual, and art critic, whose short stories often engage in a dialogue with the world of art and philosophy. Pakrovsky immigrated to Israel in the 1990s, and has been working as a security guard ever since. Pakrovsky will talk about Albrecht Dürer – the great artist whose art has touched his heart and affected his writing. The conversation will be held in the Prints and Drawings Study Room, and include a viewing of Dürer’s works.

Moderator: Tanya Sirakovich, director and head curator of the Department of Prints and Drawings 

Location: Prints and Drawings Study Room
Hours: 12:30-13:30
Price:: IS 75 | Members IS 65
Language: Russian
For more details: 02-6771300
Comments: Meet at the main entrance. Please come 15 min early
27.5.2016
Special Events
Authors Talking Art: The Writers Festival at the Israel Museum
Artist Couples: Yaara Shehori and Guy Ben-Ner, The Lives of Others

A conversation with the couple Yaara Shehori, a novelist and an editor, and Guy Ben-Ner, a video artist whose works are included in the collection of the Israel Museum. The two will talk about mutual influences and meeting points between the two media, as well as the dialogue between the written text and the image, embodied in each medium.

The conversation will be accompanied by a screening of excerpts from Ben-Ner’s videos.

Moderator: Dr. Amitai Mendelsohn, curator of Israeli Art

The event is held as part of the Writers Festival’s Creative Couples series

 

Location: Patrons Lounge
Hours: 11:00-12:00
Price:: IS 75 | Members IS 65
Language: Hebrew
For more details: 02-6771300
Comments: Meet at the main entrance. Please come 15 min early
31.5.2016
Special Events
Tuesday meetings about Museum Exhibitions
New Types
The Books, Covers, Letters, and Symbols that Constitute the Hebrew Environment in which We Live
With Prof. Ariel Hirschfeld, the Hebrew University
Prof. Adi Stern, Bezalel Academy
exhibition curator Ada Wardi
Location: Meet at the exhibition
Hours: 18:00
Language: Hebrew
21.6.2016
Special Events
Tuesday meetings about Museum Exhibitions
Pharaoh in Canaan
For Better or for Worse: 400 years of Pharaonic Rule in Canaan With Dr. Eran Arie, co-curator of the exhibition
Israel-Egypt Relations: And the Land Was Peaceful for 40 Years? With Jacky Hugi, Arab affairs analyst, Galei Zahal
The Tarab Prince Ziv Yehezkel in a performance of Arab music adapted for the contemporary era
Location: Unspecified
Hours: 19:00
Price:: IS 75 | Members IS 65
Language: Hebrew
For more details: 02-6771300