Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli continues her unofficial role representing Israel abroad as she graces on the December cover (no.23/2009) of the French travel magazine: L’Officiel Voyage with the headline: “Tel Aviv avec Bar Rafaeli”. The 11 page spread article about Tel Aviv features some of the model’s favourite places in the city, including the Neve-Tsedek neighbourhood and the boardwalk. (The… Read more →
A long, interesting article I did found in Haaretz Magazine (August 14 ) written by Ariel Hirschfeld about the new movie: Ajami, directed by Scandar Copti and Yaron Shani. The movie, about a neighborhood in Yafo, won the Wolgin Prize for best feature film this year at the Jerusalem Film Festival and a ‘”honorable mention” at the Cannes Film Festival… Read more →
I found this interesting article: “A sense of place” about the landscape-architecture in- and around the Suzanne Dellal Center for Dance and Theater in the Neve-Tsedek neighborhood, written by Ariel Hirschfeld in Ha’aretz Magazine. The architect, who created this project, was Shlomo Aronson. Worth a visit!!
An exciting crime story, I did find in the Ha’aretz Magazine ( July the 10th) written by Dalia Karpel. On Sunday, April the 30th /1939, Avraham Fogel (age 71) was found murdered on the 2nd floor of his house on Rothschild Boulevard no. 12 (designed in 1914). Avraham Fogel was one of the founders of Tel Aviv and took part… Read more →
An interesting article about the fashion designer Michal Bassad, I did find today in The Jerusalem Post Magazine (July 17th 2009) written by Michal Lando and Mya Guarnieri. Michal says: “My clothes are very organic in that manner, they are not planned, they are intuitive…” and: “My design has become softer over the years…it’s not only about aesthetics, it’s about… Read more →