Israel/Culture


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Le groupe israélien Idan Raichel Project, salle Pleyel, Paris, 2020

Unique exhibition shows Israeli jazz through photos

'Israeli Jazz,' a unique exhibition of photographs of Israeli jazz musicians, will be inaugurated October 13

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Installation "No more" by Israeli artist Keren Goldstein Yehezkali at the UN headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.

Israeli exhibition on violence against women opens in UN

This year, 15 women were murdered in Israel by their family members

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Justin Bieber performs at the 2022 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival on April 15, 2022 in Indio, California, United States.

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber cancels concert in Israel

Bieber was set to take the stage in Israel's coastal city of Tel Aviv on October 13

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"Alber Elbaz: L’usine à rêves", Holon

Exhibition of Israeli designer Alber Elbaz opens in Holon

Elbaz, who is considered one of the greatest fashion creators in the world, died of Covid last year

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Le groupe de rock Counting Crows

Rock band Counting Crows performs in Israel

Adam Duritz performed a dozen songs for an hour and a half

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Elham Elkamlat

‘Bedouin women have a lot to contribute to Israel’ - Elham Elkamlat

Raised in a conservative Muslim family, Elham is a true ambassador of the Bedouin community in Israel

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Shira Haas attends "Storytellers: Shira Haas & Ali Wentworth" during 2021 Tribeca Festival at Spring Studios in New York City, United States, on June 13, 2021.

Israeli actress Shira Haas to star in next 'Captain America'

She will play an Israeli superheroine who served in the Mossad

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US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson preforms before an estimated audience of 60,000 in Brunei on July 16, 1996.

Michael Jackson tribute show comes to Israel

Michael Jackson's death in June of 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest sent shockwaves across the world

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Casa Brasil, Tel-Aviv

Tel Aviv throwing a party for Brazil's 200th birthday

Brazilian embassy promoting trade ties with Israel during 'Casa Brazil' event at Tel Aviv Port

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Conservation of the papyrus in the Israel Antiquities Authority Scrolls Conservation Laboratory.

Israel repatriates rare papyrus script from First Temple period

There are only 3 papyri from this period in the Israel National Treasures collections

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Israeli singer Itay Levi performing at Israel Prize ceremony in Jerusalem, on Israel's Independence Day, on May 5, 2022.

Israel: Itay Levi concert ends with fight as fans break on stage

Security guards used tear gas and dragged people off the stage

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Rosh Pina, Israël

Israel: Rosh Pina, preserved gem of the Galilee

Rosh Pina is about living together and promoting coexistence between peoples

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Israeli pop-duo Static and Ben El Tavori perform in the northern Israeli town of Tzfat, on August 23, 2018.

Israeli pop duo Static, Ben El Tavori split

'This decision was not easy, but it is not new either. We still love each other very much'

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Noa Kirel se produit sur scène lors du 70e concours de Miss Univers, le 13 décembre 2021 à Eilat.

Israeli singer Noa Kirel gives historic performance in Tel Aviv

The 21-year-old becomes youngest person to perform at Hayarkon Park

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Nick Cave lors d'un concert de son groupe 'Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds' devant le public du Clam Castle, à Klam, en Autriche, le 5 août 2022.

Nick Cave, the anti-BDS rocker, back in Israel

The legendary Australian singer will perform in Rishon Lezion on August 23, despite calls for boycott

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David Shawgen, directeur de recherche du musée des Circassiens à Kfar Kama, août 2022

Discovering the Circassians, a mysterious minority in northern Israel

Circassians are fluent in four languages

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Israeli musician Zvika Pick seen in the Israeli parliament during a special committee convened to discuss a public broadcasting bill, Jerusalem, June 11, 2014.

Prominent Israeli pop singer Zvika Pick passes away

Pick was titled 'King of Pop' in Israel

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La chanteuse Noa Kirel lors d'une conférence de presse à Tel-Aviv le 10 août 2022, annonçant sa participation au Concours Eurovision de la chanson 2023.

Eurovision 2023: Noa Kirel announces will compete for Israel

'I'm already imagining myself on that crazy stage at Eurovision,' popstar says

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Israelis attend a movie at the Cinema City theater in Jerusalem, on May 27, 2021.

Hollywood in Holy Land: Israel launches fund to attract film, TV production crews

'The package that Israel can give to any foreign production is much more than incentives'

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People enjoy a sunny day on the Kalya beach at the Dead Sea, Israel, on August 04, 2022.

Israel tourism rebounds in July, still well below pre-Covid levels

'The positive trend is continuing, and... this will continue through August,' says Israel's Tourism Minister

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Festival d'opéra Meet in Galilee à St-Jean-d'Acre, juillet 2018

Unique Opera Festival in northern Israel to focus on Mozart

Every evening 20 Israeli teenagers from underprivileged backgrounds will be invited to the festival

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View of the Jaffa Clock Tower in Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel, on June 23, 2022.

Art festival to ‘lower the dividing line between Tel Aviv and Jaffa’

Jaffa and Tel Aviv, formally one city, but oftentimes considered two separate entities

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La pièce de Théodore Herzl, "le nouveau Ghetto"

‘The New Ghetto:’ A play about Israel's origins premiers this week

A performance will also take place for the first time in Tel Aviv on July 21

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Bernard-Henri Lévy, philosophe et réalisateur, dans le Prime le 5 juillet 2022

Bernard-Henri Levy’s doc on Ukraine war premieres in Israel

'I hope to see Israel and Ukraine as sister nations'