Tel Aviv announces arts weekend

Tel Aviv announces arts weekend

Festival to be held March 21-23 featuring 24-hour art marathon, large-scale Lady Gaga-themed dance event, spectacular open-air show Tel Aviv will kick off Art Year, a year-long series of art-centric events, exhibitions, conferences and workshops, with the first-ever Arts Weekend, on March 21-23, 2012. The festival will feature a 24-hour art marathon at the Tel […]

Israeli PM Netanyahu Wishes the Chinese People a Happy New Year of the Dragon (Some Mandarin!)

He’s fluent in Hebrew and English, and now he speaks Chinese too: Prime Minister In a video posted on YouTube, the PM wished the Chinese people a happy New Year in Mandarin, and also expressed his hope for closer relations between Jerusalem in Beijing.

Israeli ‘to-do’ app voted best app of 2011

Downloaded over 500,000 times in the first month the new Any.DO app is getting a lot of attention in the tech world. Ever feel frustrated over the way you organize your to-do’s? Tangled in a web of post-it stickers hung around your office? There might be some hope yet. Any.DO, an Israeli social to-do app […]

Black Guru: One of Israel’s newest bands was born in a jail cell in Gambia

Black Guru mixes African instruments with guitar and saxophone for a sound that’s far from conventional. One of Israel’s newest bands was born in a jail cell in Gambia. Ben Aylon and Yair Hashachar, two 24-year-old high school friends from Ramat Hasharon, were detained by Gambian immigration police during a trip to Africa several years […]