05.24.2016 | 16 Iyar, 5776
Palestinians reject Netanyahu’s call for direct Paris talks
On this day: Israel withdraws from Lebanon, ending 18-year ordeal
'First signs of new cold war emerging in Syria,' former senior IDF commander warns
Israel resumes Gaza cement shipments after ban over Hamas theft
Special report blasts Netanyahu for 'Bibi Tours Affair'
Sela ousted in five sets in first round of French Open
Maccabi Tel Aviv, Eilat, Rishon all jump out to 2-0 advantages
Lots of pride on the line in State Cup final
UK professor yields to BDS, turns down prize from Israeli university
Bennie Begin: Capital punishment for terrorists is ‘unfit, even moronic'
Knesset passes law against human cloning for next 4 years
Concert Review: Deep Purple
A walk on the Wild side
Israeli films win at Cannes
Award-winning US chef to pen Israeli cookbook
Beersheba party continues with next season in mind
How they sold us the Iran deal
Isi Leibler: Wrong on all counts
Pope Innocent III: Theology vs. reality
No holds barred: The loneliness of the desert
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body due to tap Khamenei successor
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, secret document reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
Afghan Taliban leader likely killed in US drone strike
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
Too hot for Tehran: Glam couple flee Iran after model photos deemed 'un-Islamic'
Escape to victory: 'Anti-Iranian occupation' team wins soccer cup
Holocaust denial in Iran can be tackled by media, say experts
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
WATCH: From paying tuition to 'funding Hamas'?
Far-right Austrian candidate’s near loss is 'wake-up call' to centrists in Europe
'F**k Israel, long live the Intifada' angry mob screams at Jewish UC student
Marseille: The elegant Europort of the South
Prevent Lag Ba’omer accidents and tragedies
Committee votes to reduce regulations on food pesticides
Study: Stress worsens Crohn’s disease
Exclusive: Israel’s cronyism drags on economy, study suggests
Health scan: On/off button for inheriting responses to environmental changes
Sharpen your medical mind
French PM Valls inaugurates Israel's latest—and largest—solar field
Cabinet approves Levianthan gas deal
Gas deal may soon be back on track after partners reportedly agree to update
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
Tech can’t thrive without women, says Israeli-born Oracle CEO
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Sanders picks critics of Israel, BDS backer to write Democratic platform
UK's Cameron says ready to meet Trump, pans 'very dangerous' Muslim remarks
Sanders wants Dem platform to better reflect Palestinian aspirations
‘Post’ poll: Israelis think Trump would be better than Clinton at fighting terrorism
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Grapevine: Underwriting Israel’s future
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
This week in 60 seconds: Iron Dome takes to the high seas
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Briefing: Eurovision and Europe’s vision for peace
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
Whose land is it?
A Jew in ancient Rome
The Russian Underground
SpaceIL: To the moon!
Arrivals: The art of saving her son
The Tisch: Counting for unity
Books: A lost stage
Pavements for pedestrians? Not in Jerusalem
Inside Gilo: Who pays for that?
This week in Jerusalem
Here and now at the Israel Festival
A life outlined by the paintbrush
Rocking in the Western Galilee
Italian Jewish looks, at Beit Hatfutsot
Revolutionizing the coffee shop and supermarket industries
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
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Digging with the Bible
Sanctifying God in the Rhineland massacres
‘Christians are children of the Holy Land; now is the time to integrate’
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Canadian University Students Visit Israel with JNF Canada
New Kindergartens, Youth Center for Kiryat Malachi
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
What is France up to in the Middle East?
Game of Thrones: Returning from the dead and grappling with religion
What You Admire, You Can Become
If this is true, why are we talking about a Palestinian State?
Sign from Iran is a feast for the eyes, the mind and the heart.
By BARRY DAVIS
“Until now, the city’s residents were required to travel to Jerusalem to access top-quality performances, or chose to miss out entirely. There was a real thirst for locally held performances."
By YAEL BRYGEL
In truth, there’s not a dull moment in the whole shebang, and the more you consider a particular work, the more you consciously discern.
“Ashrenu: A Happy and Wealthy Jewish Culture” will run through May 18 at the Heichal Shlomo Museum.
By NATALIE CHETBOUN
“Beyond Rubies” opened at the Agrippas 12 Gallery on April 9.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
Soon there will be some added downtown aesthetics tailor-made to raise a smile, pique some interest and engage the public in the streets of Jerusalem.
“You can see here works that reference the ancient world, but there are also things that very much feed off the here and now, in modern-day Israel.”
When traveling abroad, Ramatayim does not perform only in English-speaking countries.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The Alliance House aims to boost the capital’s arts and innovation scene.
By GOL KALEV
“We believe that artists can influence their surroundings.”
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
Barbur extends its activities beyond art exhibitions.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Plenty, at Musrara’s Naggar School of Art.
“I want to make this a place for young artists in Jerusalem.”
For the musically inclined, the festival features a wide range of appealing concerts.
A new Jerusalem Theater exhibition sheds light on the ‘Monk’s Farm’ – a little-known spot in Beit Hakerem whose history brings to life the capital’s own changes and tremors.
Sitting down with the promising artist, who despite her young age is making waves with her digital works.
With striking vocals and deeply personal lyrics, Shimrit Dror Greilsammer invites you into her life on her new album, ‘Songs from the Home.'
By RACHEL MARDER
The EPOS Festival features diverse and entertaining films on the subject of – what else? – art.
By HANNAH BROWN
Bringing the wonders of Shakespeare to Jerusalem’s high-school students.
Infusing Mahaneh Yehuda with new life – one spray-paint portrait at a time.
By RUCHIE ZEMA
Beatboxing might have started out as an urban form of expression but “nowadays it’s very much mainstream,”
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
Matza and masterpieces: ‘The Art of Pesach’ exhibition.
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
Live Park, Rishon Lezion, May 22.
By ELIOT ZIMELMAN
Yasmeen Godder presents her latest work at the Tmuna Theater.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Elton John brings his Wonderful Crazy Night tour to Tel Aviv.
By DAVID BRINN
Chris Martin refers to video as "one of best ever made."
By CORAL BRAUN
Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company, Herzliya, May 8.
By ORA BRAFMAN
The Fonograf Jazz Band will perform three concerts here.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Baritone Lucio Gallo takes on the lead role in Verdi’s ‘Macbeth’.
The young cast members are this film’s high notes.
The Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra performs in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.
By MAXIM REIDER
Tim Berne and his jazz quintet perform at Levontin 7.
The Duke Ellington Orchestra will get audiences ‘in the mood.’
‘Horses in the Sky’ gallops toward its gala opening.
Culture Ministry organizers hope to promote international partnerships, co-productions and collaborations among filmmakers at annual showcase.
Israeli band Benjamin’s Brother nominated for ‘Best Narrative’ at the Berlin MVAs.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
Named for late MK Yuri Stern, award recognizes contribution to country’s cultural scene by immigrants.
There were nine plays in competition at the festival, that ended Wednesday night.
By HELEN KAYE
The Best Youth Play, a new category at the festival, went to 'The First Kiss'.
Russian Violinist Vadim Repin brings his Trans-Siberian Art Festival to Israel next week.
Lula Washington Dance Theater arrives in Israel for the first time.
A sweet look at an unusual woman.
The Batsheva Dance Company presents a new evening featuring two works -Yag by Ohad Naharin and Adam by Roy Assaf.
Eyal Golan, David D’Or pull out of concert in support of Hebron shooter.
By BEN HARTMAN
Local food photographer Haim Yosef brings two of his passions, cooking and photography, to the third ‘Food Processor’ exhibit in Tel Aviv.
Filmmaker Helen Yanofsky’s documentary debut tells the fascinating story of the man behind the Jerusalem Boxing Club.
Bionic limbs, robots and other technological wonders on display at The International GeekPicNic festival.
Gil Kerer looks inside for inspiration.
Reedman Jon Irabagon believes in letting it all hang out.
The Israeli Opera presents ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by Charles Gonoud.
Last May, CK made headlines across Israel after incorporating the Israeli-Palestinian conflict into his opening monologue while hosting Saturday Night Live.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
There are some charming extramural classical music offerings at the Eden-Tamir Music Center in Ein Kerem.
Israeli-Yugoslavian artist and Holocaust survivor Maty Grunberg returns to his birthplace for a triumphant exhibit.
What to do this weekend and beyond.
Jerusalem Dance Theater celebratesits 30th anniversary.
Japanese artist Yasuaki Onishi will present his dreamlike installation ‘Vertical Emptiness’ as part of the Fresh Paint Art Fair in Tel Aviv.
"Israeli art is world class and not enough people know about it," says Ken Gould, director of KUNSTENISRAËL (Art and Israel).
By VIVA SARAH PRESS/ISRAEL21C
Argentinean composer Osvaldo Golijov will attend the performance of his song cycle ‘Ayre’ at the Felicja Blumental Festival.
The Tel Aviv Soloists Ensemble series includes a new work by Alon Nechushtan.
By Shlomi Moscowitz Directed by Dedi Baron Cameri, March 23.
Pianist Denis Matsuev will participate in Zubin Mehta’s 80th birthday concert.
After his 2010 cancellation, the Latin rock sensation announces long-anticipated concert scheduled for July 30 in Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park.
Scenes from the Motherland at the Negev Museum of Art.
By GRAHAM LAWSON
A new exhibition at the Israel Museum focuses on ‘The Allure of the Sphinx.’
The Israeli rocker, who shot to fame as the first winner of the A Star Is Born TV talent show, back in 2003, had around half an hour to get a handle on Wilson’s vocal slots.
The capital hosts its first International Bach Festival.
The Kelim dance center presents its March Hare Festival.
Deganit Berest and Tsibi Geva are featured at the Midrashah gallery.
Art and Brain Week at the Jerusalem Cinematheque features films and deep discussions.
Rossini’s ‘La Cenerentola’ (Cinderella) is sparked with new life.
The veteran Israeli multidisciplinary artist speaks to the ‘Post’ about his latest album, musical improvisation and the importance of the scream.
Singer-songwriter and sometime Elvis impersonator Zac Hilon begins a new phase in his career.
By INBAL AHARONI
A song for Iyar B: 'The Song of Freedom'
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New show: YouMake ReMake
New book: The Voice of Silence
Astrith Baltsan’s blend of music, history, family and Zionism connects with audiences worldwide.
By SARAH HERSHENSON
In an Arad hangar, artist Dorrit Yacoby’s legacy lives on after her death.
By ANGELA LEVINE
Renowned ADG/TNT theater company brings ‘The Tempest’ to local audiences on the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death.
By MARION FISCHEL
An interview with Gianfranco Rosi, winner of the Berlin Film Festival’s Golden Bear for ‘Fire at Sea.’
“The items were mostly selected based on their beauty. We tried various options, but even with the sacred artifacts of Italian Jewry, you see the aesthetics."
The colorful collection of artwork conveys the stories of the patients’ road to recovery and further serves as a vehicle for patients to release emotions.
Far-fetched? That is what happened 23 years ago in the Tel Aviv local elections with the Walking Man initiative.
There is plenty of darkness in the record, but there is optimism too.
There is a ton included in the festival program, which should keep the photography enthusiast, and all and sundry, happily engaged.
Experiences abound, from prehistoric to contemporary art and culture.
By MIRIAM KRESH
The concepts behind the exhibitions are reflective of the broad synergy of Tel Aviv.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Examining similarities between India and the Middle East – through art.
The program boasts performances by Unison dancers, as well as guests from Batsheva Dance Company, the Israel Ballet, the Jerusalem Ballet and more.
The concept of Powerless Structures comes from the artists’ fascination with the writings of French philosopher Michel Foucault.
By JESSICA VRAZILEK
“It is quite amazing just how many artists we have here.”
Artists employ a variety of media in an exhibition triad at the Ashdod Museum of Art – Monart Center.
Local talent gets an outlet at Voices Israel Group of Poets.
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
Learning about art and more with Dalia Eshet – who has seen a thing or two in her long life.
“I don’t change anything in my photographs with Photoshop,” Pini Hamou declares.
A most unusual production comes to Tel Aviv: famed World War II satire ‘Slaughterhouse-Five’ – in the form of a rock opera.
By CARL HOFFMAN
Dissecting Israel’s collective emotional baggage as a country perpetually on the brink of war.
Painting a profile of Sara Geiger Ginor – artist, traditionalist, woman
Murielle Cohen, 30+ From New York City to Moshav Gea, 2005
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN