UN rights expert accuses Israel of excessive force against Palestinians
'What do you want from me?' Abbas explains why, despite everything, he wants peace
Israeli-Arab dentist sentenced for funneling money to Hamas
Balad MK says terrorists didn’t commit a crime, are victims of ‘occupation’
Shas MK enters stormy diplomatic waters with Crimea visit
Arbeitman, Hap Haifa aim to upset leader Beersheba
Commentary: Eye-opening and embarrassing experience
Police look to appoint first Muslim deputy commissioner
UK envoy: British-Israel relationship ‘probably stronger and deeper than ever’
Lapid extends term as Yesh Atid head
The researched-based responses to troublemaking MKs
Fishing for compliments
Wine Talk: From Concord to Cabernet
Top 10 things to do
Veni, vidi, Venezuela!
Comfortable first-leg conquests for Mac TA, Bnei Sakhnin
Yellow-and-blue bounced from Eurocup
US Jewish delegation meets Egypt’s Sisi in Cairo
NY assemblyman demands schools avoid company’s videos disrespectful of Jews
German mayor opposes €10,000 award to anti-Semitic group Code Pink
Spanish cartoon shows Israeli soldiers molesting Jesus, urinating on Palestinians
US, Russia agree to 'cessation of hostilities' in Syria
Iranians mark anniversary of 1979 Islamic revolution holding 'Death to America, Israel' signs
Russia raises specter of 'world war' in high-stakes Syria talks
WATCH: New ISIS video shows child solider blowing up four alleged spies
Israel says 'always watching' Iran’s missile developments following announcement of missile upgrade
Senior Iranian military official: US is subordinate to Iran in Middle East
'Iran to upgrade ballistic missiles, get Russian S-300 defense system soon'
Saudi Arabia prepared for ground war in Syria, military spokesman says
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
International sweet tooth: Israel exported $10m. worth of chocolate in 2015
GLOBAL AGENDA: ‘Deutsche unter alles’
Hapoalim goes gold with ‘Vatikiyada’ event for seniors
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
Israel signs stem cell research agreement with California Institute
Study urges at-home voting
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
TECH TALK: Intel Israel is constantly expanding
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
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 12, 2016
Grapevine: Chock-a-block festival
Grapevine: Australian makes good
Launching a ‘little prayer book’ at the Western Wall
Podcast: The two-state solution on life support
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?
NO COMMENT: Israeli strategic ascendancy; American strategic decline
Hymn for the Weekend
NO HOLDS BARRED: Honoring Hollywood celebrities we may not always agree with
MY WORD: Radio days
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
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
Pro-BDS Presbyterian church set to lose 400,000 members
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
A Response to Mr. Frantzman
Elliot Wave Theory and the Talmud
The Hope Index: Israel among the Nations
The UK's BREXIT referendum may aggravate EU's corrupted democracy
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
02.12.2016 | 3 Adar I, 5776
The "Art from the Holocaust" show features 100 works from Yad Vashem; of the 50 artists featured in the exhibition, 24 were killed by the Nazis.
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
An interview with Miriam Rother – a dancer and choreographer committed to art for all.
By NATALIE CHETBOUN
For years, the focus of Abadeen’s visits to Hadassah was his medical status; on that day, the spotlight was on his talent and exceptional achievements.
By EDNA FINCHOVER
Raise Your Spirits Theater is run by women for women, but there is one man whose work is absolutely critical to the success of the company.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
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.
Thirty-six years after Tehran’s official outpost in Israel was shuttered, a new one emerges – an art collective, complete with a radio station.
By MICHAEL GAERTNER
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
The Museum of Islamic Art concert series showcases Nissren Kadry, a Muslim who is no stranger to Jewish society.
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
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
"Son of Saul" gets inside the mind of a death camp inmate.
By HANNAH BROWN
Ernest Hoetzl conducts the Tel Aviv Soloists.
By MAXIM REIDER
The drama ’Yabalek’ deals with some visceral issues.
Jazz flutist Itai Kriss performs in Eilat and Tel Aviv.
Ian Anderson rediscovers Jethro Tull.
By DAVID BRINN
Michael Getman’s new piece ‘Sounds Like Yourself’ tracks emotions from thoughts to writing and finally to movement.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
The project will take a digital representation of human laughter and beam it up to space, where it will be created on a specially designed 3D printer that works in zero gravity.
By NIV ELIS
New York-based Israeli accordionist Uri Sharlin brings his cross-cultural musical baggage to this weekend’s Red Sea Jazz Festival in Eilat.
Israeli musician Arnold Nesis’s search for the man who sent him as a youth an electric guitar goes viral and inspires millions.
By ARIEL HENDELMAN
Barby Club, Tel Aviv, February 3.
By TALLULAH FLOYD
Los Vivancos put on a vivacious performance nationwide.
The Australian film fest is coming to town.
Larry Goldings and his trio will perform at the festival in Eilat.
The Budapest Operetta and Musical Theater performs "Die Fledermaus."
Israeli jewelry designer Shlomit Ofir tells all about her work, her aesthetic and her journey to success.
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
In ‘Kulukulupa,’ local choreographer and dancer Shahar Biniamini explores the intersecting worlds of ancient Japanese dance and theater and Zen Buddhism.
'Sand Storm' won the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic.
The Jazz of Roses concert pays homage to Israeli icon Shoshana Damari.
Ceramic artist Martha Rieger’s exhibition ‘Columbus’ Egg’ goes on display in Tel Aviv.
Vertigo Dance Company inundates the country with "Yama."
"Wallflower" enters the realm of visual art.
The Prima Facie exhibit at Tel Aviv University highlights leading international and Israeli artists’ different approaches to portraiture.
Belgian DJ and music producer Lost Frequencies brings his unique sound to Tel Aviv.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
The bleak symbolism in "Why Hast Thou Forsaken Me?" will leave you cold.
Scapino Ballet Rotterdam presents three innovative pieces.
Ladino singer Mor Karbasi is one of the new faces at the Eilat Chamber Music Festival.
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.’
What to do this weekend and beyond.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Pilobolus presents a new piece inspired by antiquities.
David Sebba’s opera "Mothers" is based on biblical stories.
Sharon Vazanna premieres her latest piece, "Bodies."
Butterflies abound for the lead soprano.
With his love for music, young Israeli pianist Andy Feldbau is constantly widening his repertoire as he performs at this week’s Pianos Festival in Jerusalem.
Belgian-Israeli director Sylvain Biegeleisen’s latest film follows the final weeks of his 95-year-old mother’s life and the intense bond that developed between them.
Danielle Agami, a former dancer with Batsheva Dance Company, premieres her new work tonight at Suzanne Dellal in Tel Aviv
Women-in-Theater presents an English musical on life of pioneer Raquela Prywes
By HELEN KAYE
The multifaceted Pianos opens in Jerusalem.
Anat Grigorio creates a canvas in her latest innovative piece.
Producing Verdi’s popular opera is a challenging but gratifying labor of love.
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
The Respekt project started in 2011 with artists in Russia and the German Goethe-Institut in Moscow.
The Blues Brother Approved musical revue takes up where John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd left off.
choreographed by Itzik Galili; International Exposure; Tel Aviv Performing Arts Center, December 2.
By ORA BRAFMAN
Musician Gideon Efrati pays tribute to Matityahu Shalem, one of Israel’s pre-state legends, at the Sounds in the Desert Festival
Marking the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Germany and Israel, Gewandhaus Orchestra and the St. Thomas Choir will perform in Tel Aviv, Herzliya, and Jerusalem
In his previews albums Raichel has brought us a new musical culture, including original production and texts in a variety of languages.
By MOSHE ARENSTEIN
J-Town Playhouse brings Jane Austen’s classic tale of love, money and marriage to the Holy City.
Machol Shalem hosts the annual Jerusalem International Dance Week, which offers a selection of works by Israeli and international artists.
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.
By Einat Yakir; Directed by Oded Kotler; Khan Theater, November 9.
Special full length production of classic fairy tale to be performed nationwide in December.
By JESSICA VRAZILEK
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
Two exhibits at the Israel Museum show how culture suffered from the rise of Nazism because it stands against hate and aggression.
By DAVID STROMBERG
Edward Hirsch’s elegy to his son is a poem deserving of longevity.
By ROBERT HIRSCHFIELD
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.
“Ethiopian dance is characterized by isolation of body part movements and an extraordinarily wide repertoire of movements for each body part."
By JONATHAN BOXMAN
On the occasion of the 250th birthday of the exemplar pianist, a celebration of the Austrian artist’s music.
The forthcoming production of the perennially popular work, which will take place at the Tel Aviv Opera House will be sumptuously visually enhanced by an arresting video backdrop.
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.
Merav Naor-Weinstock is emotionally invested in her latest project – documenting the grim refugee journey to Europe – sometimes even at the expense of a stunning image.
Ask any art lover in these parts whom they identify with sheep, and the name Menashe Kadishman will generally come back at you in an instant.
Schwarz-Bart is an established member of the global jazz fraternity and is currently nurturing a new project that proffers an intriguing mix of jazz and Jewish melody lines and motifs.
Artist Nihad Dabeet has led a very colorful life.
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.
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.
By GIL ZOHAR
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
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
Ilana Goor, Na’amat and the art of jewelry
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
Politicians slam Italian PM for making almost no reference to Iran's human rights record during presser with Rouhani, and for "surrendering" Italy's cultural identity by hiding nude statues of women.
Appreciation: There's no way that latter-day spectacles like Madonna, Lady Gaga or Kanye West would have arrived at their public guises without the pioneering path that Bowie forged.
A round-up of news from around Jerusalem.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN