Written by: [24 May 2015 ]
Night of Philosophy and Arts: May 28th 2015

Dreamers, thinkers – the night is calling you! A Night of Philosophy and the Arts will take place in Tel Aviv on May 28, 2015, presented by the French Institute. 15 French philosophers and over 70 Israeli philosophers and intellectuals will participate in events beginning at 18:00 in the evening and continuing until 7:00 the following morning, all in venues within walking distance of the French Institute on Rothschild Boulevard. The full program (text in English) and venue map is available on this link,  and there are many events that …

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Dance, Performance, Review »

Written by: [27 May 2015 ]
Momix: Alchemia

Momix transforms flesh, muscle, sinew, bone and blood into something amazing! These contemporary alchemists create an atmosphere of mystery, wonder and sheer delight! Choreographer and artistic director Moses Pendleton is a master illusionist, whose visions unfold in sound, imagery and sensation, communicating not through narrative, but by association and feeling.

Culture, Science »

Written by: [27 May 2015 ]
Technology 2015: June 16th – 18th TLV Convention Center

Excited about technology?  Indulge and inform yourself at the 23rd Technology exhibition, taking place at the TLV Convention Center from June 16 – 18, 2015.
Topics covered will include: computers and software, automated command and control systems, pneumatics, hydraulics, robotics, propulsion systems, transportation and bearings, compressor motors, batteries, measurement and calibration tools, pumps and generators along with purchasing and the logistics linked to industrial technical supplies, industrial printings, laser technologies, safety and health, technical education and more.

Art, Arts, Culture, Design »

Written by: [26 May 2015 ]
Israel Tattoo Convention 2015

Body art lovers & interested others – the 3rd Israel Tattoo Convention will take place on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Haoman 17, Abarbanel Street 88, Tel-Aviv-Yafo, doors open at 12:00. Admission is 50 NIS in advance, 70 NIS at the door, children under 12 enter free, however, anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Music, Performance »

Written by: [23 May 2015 ]
Toy Orchestra @Levontin 7

Looking for very different kind of musical experience? Igor Krutogolov’s Toy Orchestra will be performing at Levontin 7 on Thursday, May 28th, 22:30. Tickets are 50 NIS.

Krutogolov, a musician of equal parts intensity and wild playfulness, founder of the avant garde Klezmer band Kruzenshtern & Parohod, has gathered here an ensemble of musicians who will be playing – in both senses of the word – on toys. Toy instruments such as clarinet, plastic guitar, a set of drums for the very young, and more, will be featured in a music …

Arts, Film »

Written by: [21 May 2015 ]

Tomorrowland is the perfect mood-lifter – total immersion in the wonder and optimism of childhood, along with enchanting retro-futuristic design, and wily charms of its actors (I’m talking about Raffey Cassidy, but yes, George Clooney is the ultimate). Brad Bird (The Incredibles – 2004, Rataouille – 2007) is in his element here, there is a hefty helping of naive nostalgia here (1964 World’s Fair), a longing for one’s childhood past, when everything, literally everything seemed possible. One cannot help but note that Bird was twelve years old in 1969, when …