New arts facility to be ‘architectural icon’

Art Facility Ashkelon, Israel New arts facility to be ‘architectural icon’

Center will have two separate wings that will house a dance school and a municipal conservatory and two auditoriums one seating 500 the other 150. A new performing arts center, designed by one of France’s preeminent architects, is coming to Ashkelon and will boast two halls, plus space for music and dance schools. Manuelle Gautrand […]

February 13, 2012
Screen Shot 2012-02-13 at 1.45.40 PM Kate Middleton’s fave designer Katherine Hooker got her first inspiration in Israel

Katherine Hooker‘s outerwear label began in 2003, after she decided to replicate a coat she had bought in Israel. “I bought a young boy’s Hasidic coat in a junk shop,” she says. “And it was an old one, like when clothes used to be made for people as opposed to mass market. I was 18 […]

February 13, 2012
Fashion TV Party @ Fashion Bar Meital de Razon Live at FashionBar Tel Aviv Party | FashionTV – FTV PARTIES

http://www.FTV.com/videos TEL AVIV- In one of the most vibrant cities of the Middle-East, the DJ blasts “God is a DJ” as the shots keep flowing and the Israeli beauties keep dancing. Corsets and barely-there lingerie in an assortment of colors and fabrics are all the rage at Tel Aviv’s own Fashion Bar. As the glitter pours […]

February 13, 2012
Screen Shot 2012-02-13 at 12.01.56 PM Israel’s Black Hebrews mourn Whitney Houston

Black Hebrews leader says Houston, who visited the group in Dimona in 2003, was source of pride for community Israel’s Black Hebrew community is mourning the loss of Whitney Houston, who famously visited them in 2003. Ben Ammi Ben-Israel, the leader of the 2,500-strong group, told Channel 2 TV Sunday that he considered Houston his […]

February 13, 2012
Lake Plitvice in Croatia Croatia, Slovenia court Israeli tourists

Croatian, Slovenian tourism industry reps visit Tel Aviv’s International Mediterranean Tourism conference in hope of boosting bilateral tourisms ties Delegations from Croatia and Slovenia are visiting Israel as part of the International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM) conference, held this week in Tel Aviv. Both delegations said that their visit was aimed at promoting bilateral tourism […]

February 13, 2012