Yesterday, the first Tel Aviv Fashion Week (after 30 years) opened with dozens of shows, events and a special guest: the famous Italian designer Roberto Cavalli. The Fashion Week is taking place at the beautifully restored Tachana compound (the old Jaffa trainstation) between Jaffa and Neve-Tsedek. Let’s bring Tel Aviv back to the fashion capital of the Middle-East!
Legendary Russian dancer and choreographer Mikhail Baryshnikov will perform in Tel Aviv on June 26th at the Suzanne Dellal Center in Neve-Tsedek, in a joint performance with Ana Laguna. The performance, titled: “Three Solos and a Duet”, will include choreography by Mats Ek (Laguna’s husband). Mikhail Baryshnikov, today 62, will dance throughout…..
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 →
On Friday 6th and 13th of November the IOH (Irgoen Oleh Holland) will organize an architectural tour of Tel Aviv. See the Gems of the city in Neo-Classic, Romantic, Eclectic and Bauhaus or International Style (1909-1938). The (walking)tour will start at the corner of Herzl-street and Rothschild-boulevard, near the first kiosk (1909) of Tel Aviv and ends (after 3 hours)… Read more →
On September 10th at 20.30 there will be large “Intermediate Space Video Installations” on the square in front of the Inbal Dance Theatre in the Neve-Tsedek neighborhood. This outdoor video-installation adress the space between ‘black and white’, between Tel Aviv “the White City” of Bauhaus modern architecture and its adoption of European ‘modernism’. It continues with a look at Tel Aviv… Read more →
No, there is no need to call the fire department, but if you have been here in Tel Aviv the last few weeks, you probably have felt that hell came down to visit. This Friday noon I hang out with a friend in Neve Tzedek. I’m used to the fact that in summer there is less traffic (Israeli’s do travel),… Read more →