House damaged in shooting incident near Beit El settlement
Attempted stabbing in Hebron area in third attack of day
WATCH: New video reveals Gaza tunnels built by jihadi group
Israeli man indicted for throwing axe at Palestinian driver in West Bank
Deal that could extend coalition's staying power denied
Adam’s road to success
FESTIVAL REVIEW: Red Sea Jazz Festival Eilat
FROM THE BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL: Meryl Streep learns to give an award
Syria rebel leader meets with Israeli deputy minister in the Knesset
Law and order: Cult-busting bill gets ministerial approval
Reported details emerge on aid package to Israel from Obama administration
Clooney, Coen brothers hailed at Berlinale int’l film festival opening
Hazan named interim coach for Croatia friendly
Beersheba continues to increase gap over Mac TA
Arbeitman, Hap Haifa aim to upset leader Beersheba
Commentary: Eye-opening and embarrassing experience
Popular Russian paper derides Putin’s call for European Jews to flee to Russia
Lithuanian Jews call for government to publish list of Nazi collaborators
To ease assimilation of future olim, Bnei Akiva launches in Ethiopia
Educator who saved Holocaust youth commemorated in his native Aachen
Hezbollah vows to 'slaughter Saudi forces' if they try to invade Iraq
Israel is skeptical of US plan for Syria fighting pause
Analysis: Israel unfazed, for now, by Iran’s Emad missile
Major escalation in Syria ahead of planned cease-fire
Free Robert Levinson, Senate appeals to Iran in unanimous vote
Iranians mark anniversary of 1979 Islamic revolution holding 'Death to America, Israel' signs
Israel says 'always watching' Iran’s missile developments following announcement of missile upgrade
Pakistani army foils Islamist plot to spring free killers of Daniel Pearl
WATCH: New ISIS video shows child solider blowing up four alleged spies
Saudi Arabia prepared for ground war in Syria, military spokesman says
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
Health scan: Always-accessible medical information for Israeli travelers
Think in advance what could happen
On Valentine’s Day, Israeli flowers are smelling better than ever
International sweet tooth: Israel exported $10m. worth of chocolate in 2015
Einstein’s Theory posited a century ago proved; original documents at Hebrew University
High-risk groups should be screened for hepatitis C and treated, Knesset told
E-waste recycling surpasses 2015 target
Green activists: Haifa pollution plan 'is like giving giving a bandaid to a cancer patient'
Agriculture Ministry calls to further restrict trawl fishing
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
'Unique' Israeli bandage: The more you bleed, the quicker it works
Tel Aviv-based antifraud company Riskified raises $25 million
Change diapers, breastfeed baby, start a business
Ted Cruz campaign defends pastor who said God will send hunters for Jews
Bret Stephens: The next US president may not be pro-Israel
Analysis: New Hampshire - Revolution against status quo under way
Sanders may play down Judaism, but he played big role in Hannukah case
My lips are sealed: Swine flu curbs kissing in Lebanon on Valentine's Day
In Pictures: Timeless love captured in historical photos of Arab, British, Druze, Jewish weddings
Tunisian film 'Hedi' brings Arabic-language sex scenes to Berlin
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 12, 2016
Podcast: Monty Python and the Search for the Two-State Solution
Podcast: How Israel would vote in the New Hampshire primary
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
REALITY CHECK: Olmert’s legacy
Israel and Syria
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
THINK ABOUT IT: On senior civil servants and governability
My birthplace is not my home
Holy work honored
Keeping the moneyball in her court
Holland’s forgotten Jews
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
Russian Air Force hits Aleppo hard
Gulf states take a bad rap on Syrian refugee issue
Chocolate treats, American South style
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Better to be buried than to burn
Desert oasis – at Kfar Hanokdim
Fresh and tasty: Jerusalem goes Mexican
Halftime in the Holy City ‘
All the colors of Estonia
Framing the refugees
The many faces of Roee Rosen
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: רַק עַל עַצְמִי
יַלְדֵי בֵּית הָעֵץ
פִּיסוּל: כָּאן, עַכְשָיו וְהַנֶצַח
Say-Way כָּך אוֹמְרִים בְּאַנְגְלִית
Today in History: Herzl’s ‘Jewish State’
Pro-BDS Presbyterian church set to lose 400,000 members
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
After Scalia: A second African American Justice
Don’t blame the foreign media if Israel is a loser in the PR war of words
Israel’s Vital Neutrality
Tree Planting Celebration in Biriya Forest
Israeli and Diaspora Youth Bond over Trees in Maale Michmash
Planting Trees in Memory of the Carmel Disaster Victims
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.14.2016 | 5 Adar I, 5776
The ‘Let My People Go’ exhibit, marking 25 years since the opening of the gates of the Soviet Union to free Jewish emigration, was prepared by Limmud FSU together with The Jerusalem Post.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
‘Game of Tag’ was initially removed amid protests by Jewish groups.
By SAM SOKOL
The 50-image exhibit will be displayed in California, Washington, DC, Florida, Canada, Jerusalem and in other cities throughout the world.
Le Mahané Yéhouda est depuis quelques mois le cadre d’un ambitieux projet : après la fermeture des stands, les stores baissés s’ornent d’immenses peintures célébrant des personnalités de l’histoire et de la culture juives
By SARAH LEVI
Dans L’histoire enchantée du petit juif à roulettes, l’animateur de France 2 règle son compte avec humour et dérision à une trajectoire peu linéaire. Le 12 novembre en Israël
By NATHALIE BLAU
Les photos de Loretta Lux sont exposées en Israël pour la première fois. Entrez dans cet univers fascinant, parfois troublant…
The here and now is on display at the Rosenbach Contemporary.
By BARRY DAVIS
While one might expect to see some promise in the work of a novice, Laub gives the impression of having achieved early maturity.
The ‘Mus(e)ic’ exhibition brings its striking notes to the Jerusalem Theater.
By JOSH DELL
In an upper-floor apartment on Bereniki Street, Abramson and his team of eight designers spend their days creating brightly colored works and branding pieces for Jerusalem organizations.
By YAEL BRYGEL
Native Jerusalemite Yoav Horesh makes the viewer a creator, with his photography exhibit ‘PerSlovak 2.0.’
By CARL HOFFMAN
An interview with Batnadiv HaKarmi about her in-depth artistic study on each one of the Hebrew Bible’s chapters
By NATALIE FISHER
Exhibits aplenty at the Artists House
‘Rhythm Fabric Soul’ feeds off Tanya Fredman’s odyssey into the mysteries and wonders of Mother Africa.
The Israel Museum launched the ‘Twilight in Berlin’ exhibition at the end of September; The director of Berlin’s Nationalgalerie speaks about how it personally affected him.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
If only these posters could speak – just imagine.
In this biennale event, contemporary works feed off the artistic spirit of Israel’s ‘grounded’ artist.
Second Jerusalem Biennale for contemporary Jewish art returns to Israel's Diaspora roots.
By GIL ZOHAR
The Facebook page featuring the photographs and accompanying stories of random people on the capital’s streets presents a colorful slice of Holy City life – and the residents who make it so special.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
AleXsandro Palombo says his shocking campaign seeks to persuade victims of abuse to speak out, but not everyone accepts his Photoshopped images as a legitimate strategy.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Bidders included private investors from Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, France and Germany.
The Scorpions, Deep Purple, Foreigner and Blue Oyster Cult will party like it’s 1976.
By DAVID BRINN
The Prima Facie exhibit at Tel Aviv University highlights leading international and Israeli artists’ different approaches to portraiture.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
This weekend’s musical series at Kfar Blum is dedicated to the sights and sounds of the Holy City.
Award-winning Israeli actress Moran Rosenblatt immerses herself in the emotional role of a young woman with a mild mental disability in the new film ‘Wedding Doll.’
By HANNAH BROWN
Public warned to be on heightened alert; warning not based on specific intelligence of terror activity.
By ARIK BENDER
The play is set in the backyard of a home on a veteran kibbutz in the Jezreel Valley where the family is gathering to celebrate Independence Day
By HELEN KAYE
The Respekt project started in 2011 with artists in Russia and the German Goethe-Institut in Moscow.
By MICHAEL GAERTNER
The exhibition, featuring works by a number of local artists, is held annually by the Worker’s Advice Center to raise money for its Woman and Work initiative.
The Tel Aviv Museum of Art hosts its annual gala.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Longtime ‘Jerusalem Post’ cartoonist Yaakov Kirschen passionately speaks about empowering an army of online cartoon activists.
Sculptor Anita Birkenfeld clothes the void in her new exhibition on display in Jaffa.
By ARIEL HENDELMAN
A nine-year project with 54 artists comes to its culmination at the Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art.
The ‘Pinpoint’ exhibition is a study in contrasts.
Through creating rich illustrations that seamlessly weave Hindu, Jewish and American culture elements, Siona Benjamin has used her art to establish her identity and cultivate a sense of belonging.
By NOA AMOUYAL
The singer-songwriter will officially mark the release of the new CD with a string of launch shows beginning next week.
Prominent Israeli sculptor Uri Katzenstein’s latest solo exhibition is now on view at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art.
By JESSICA VRAZILEK
As a member of the Boomers II generation, my musical tastes, like those of many of my contemporaries, were significantly shaped by new-wave and alternative rock bands in the late ’70s and early ’80s.
By ELIOT ZIMELMAN
The five-day Animix festival mixes animated films with live-action entertainment
The Animix festival opens next week in Tel Aviv
McFerrin, as a vocalist and conductor, is renowned for his extraordinary vocal control and unique technique.
By IRIS YERUSHALMI
When Jewish, Chilean-born artist Mauricio Avayu first thought of bringing the Torah to life by painting its stories on canvas, he saw a very daunting task.
By JASON SHALTIEL
Actor/director Itay Tiran makes his Israel Opera directing debut on Figaro with Daniel Cohen conducting the Jerusalem Camerata.
The Tel Aviv Museum of Art presents a new exhibit of the classic graphic designs of Israeli artist Otte Wallish.
Donizetti’s opera L’Elisir d’Amore (“The Elixir of Love”), performed by the Israeli Opera at Sultan’s Pool in Jerusalem, was, above all, an Event.
By URY EPPSTEIN
Last week, the three-time Grammy-winning son of the legendary Bob Marley made his Israeli debut at the Live Park amphitheater in Rishon Lezion.
By LIOR PHILLIPS
Dynamic oud player and violinist Gilad Hazan showcases his debut album in Tel Aviv
Local artist Anat Betzer makes morbid look beautiful in her latest exhibit at the Haifa Museum.
Regev says those petitioning, unfamiliar with her or her policies, calls their claims "uncultural," and "baseless."
By DANA SOMBERG
An Arab museum of contemporary art opens in Sakhnin.
A song for Adar A: 'Only about Myself'
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Sculpture: Here, Now, and Eternity
Painting: Between Landscape and Abstract
New exhibit: Dolls Art
New book: On the Path of Her Youth
New play: Kinneret, Kinneret
New album: Thirsts II
New exhibit: The New Bezalel
New book: We Israelis
New show: I’m on vacation, manage on your own
New exhibition: Our Jerusalem
New television series: The Herzls
Conceptual artist Barbara Kruger makes people question their assumptions.
By DAVID STROMBERG
Two exhibits at the Israel Museum show how culture suffered from the rise of Nazism because it stands against hate and aggression.
A gallery in the Arab town of Umm el-Fahm uses creativity and culture to bring about change.
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
The life and times of Ilana Goor.
Diagnosed at 24 with focal hand dystonia, for which there is no cure, concert pianist Ran Zemach learned to reconnect with the piano by understanding hand physiology and proper technique.
By AVI TUCHMAYER
An independent and ambitious project in the Mahaneh Yehuda shuk seeks to fill each empty shutter with a mural celebrating the personalities of Jewish history and culture
A prizewinning young artist helps us to interpret the world around us.
Who were the Gurlitts? For several generations they were a prestigious artistic family in love with German Expressionism and the avant-garde.
By ELAINE MARGOLIN
By YOAV SCHWARTZ,ASAF FINKELSTEIN
“My work represents the next stage of religious Zionism, where the emphasis shifts from pioneering the land to pioneering our culture to be in harmony with our presence,” says artist Reuven Prager
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
The story of the artist who painted Benjamin Netanyahu on stone, and how his grandson delivered the artwork to the Prime Minister’s Office.
By BRAD KAUFFMAN
This week, the Israeli Cartoon Museum in Holon unveils an intriguing exhibition called “Valiant Women and Super Heroes: Bibles Stories in Comics.”
Alexis Gregory, who sees quality and buys "a beautiful picture," shares his remarkable collection of old French master paintings with the Israel Museum.
Much of Rosen’s work has involved the use of text, which is often interwoven with characters he has created.
By GRAHAM LAWSON
Artist Nihad Dabeet has led a very colorful life.
Laplace may have been shaken by the Charlie Hebdo attack, but the show went on for him.
Ruth Noam’s unusual works are moved by the energy and tempo of Israeli life, harnessing the violence and stress to make something uniquely expressive.
Joy and fulfillment flourish from the special-needs classroom to the studio.
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
"It is an exhibition in the heart of a land that has many, many troubles – and it makes us wonder about this utopia and where we are living now."
By SARAH LEVY
Or how to succeed in the music business abroad without really trying.
By ORIT ARFA
Berlin-based art historian and lecturer Prof. Matthias Flügge, who curated the Umm el-Fahm half of the show, says he had his work cut out to tailor the layout to the premises up North.
The exhibition includes historic and contemporary artifacts, but revolves around the story of the 3 Armenian families who relocated their pottery industry to British-ruled Jerusalem 100 years ago.
Passion on parade in Irit Kalechman’s large-scale works at Acre’s Okashi Art Museum.
Leonardo Grinberg is fashioning the Hebrew letters into elaborate art
Sitting down with nonagenarian classical composer Sergiu Natra
Niro Taub has made it his mission to open people’s eyes and minds and get them to realize that what they are seeing on the walls of the city, the ‘canvas of Tel Aviv,’ is a legitimate form of art
The Bethlehem Icon Center keeps alive an ancient artistic tradition
Much more than just a place to display creations and grab a bite, Almog’s Gallery near Kfar Saba is a charming labor of love.
By NOREEN SADIK
Visual aesthetics and our appreciation of them are a matter of conditioning. That tenet lies at the core of Guy Morag’s ethos in putting together the “Yes No Black White” exhibition.
Leonid Balaklav's exhibit, on display until October, showcases several of the artist's portraits of people he's encountered over the years.
“Abba, Tata, Papa” is a multifarious venture whichever way you look at it.
The Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art pays tribute to artists-in-residence.
The popular Nintendo game is re-imagined to show the difficulties faced by Syrian refugees on their trek to Europe.
A round-up of news from around Jerusalem.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
A number of Israeli production companies who specialize in staging shows by big acts from abroad said that it is simply not feasible to put on a concert by the Queen Bey.
Eliahou Eric Bokobza's vivid and vibrantly colored paintings are not only deceptive and disarming but unlike much of what is taken for “serious” art on the contemporary Israeli art scene.
There is a more insidious contempt for the Israeli public than the bigoted rantings of arrogant artists: these guardians of art are indoctrinating future art teachers of Israel’s children.
By MEL ALEXENBERG