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'Sherlock Holmes' of Art Restores Justice for Jewish Families

Christopher Marinello uses his legal skills to bring justice to the heirs of families whose art was stolen by the Nazis and others.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2015, 8:03 AM

Joint Jewish-Arab Art Museum Opens in Galilee

Art museum aims to transcend politics and national differences amidst height of conflict over art and censure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2015, 5:57 PM

Israeli Sculptor Menashe Kadishman Dies at 82

Menashe Kadishman, who received the Israel Prize for sculpture in 1995, dies at Tel Hashomer Hospital.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/8/2015, 9:00 PM

Jewish Art Collectors' Haul Up for Auction at $50M

Sonnabend collection includes some of the 20th Century's finest artists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2015, 8:30 PM

Gaza Man Demands 'Refund' After Selling Banksy Door Too Cheap

A Gaza Arab claims that a local artist “duped” him into selling an “original Banksy” for NIS 700, when it is likely worth much more.Moshe Cohen, 4/1/2015, 4:29 PM

Jewish Heirs Sue Germany to Return Nazi-Looted Treasure

Heirs of Jewish art dealers, forced by Nazis to sell Guelph Treasure of church relics, demand justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2015, 3:21 PM

Paris: Muslim Street Artist Beaten for 'Coexistence' Mural

Well-known Muslim street artist beaten in Paris, reportedly by Muslim attackers - after he rallies for interfaith understanding.Tova Dvorin, 2/12/2015, 2:13 AM

Defeating 'Ugly' ISIS With Shoes

Zippers, shoelaces and trash - these are the weapons of a Baghdad artist and professor, whose personal battle is to embarrass the jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2015, 7:08 AM

'Talit Panties' at Offensive College Art Exhibit

Sapir College has already raised anger with 'slaughter the Jew' hamsa - now its exhibit has underwear made out of Jewish ritual objects.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 1/15/2015, 4:03 PM

Watch: Protest at 'Slaughter the Jew' College Art Exhibit

Controversial display of Jewish art transformed into inciteful screed torpedoed as man accuses it of 'spitting' on dead soldiers.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 1/6/2015, 9:01 PM

Sapir College's Exhibit 'Incites People to Murder Jews'

Jewish Home candidate Ronen Shoval files police complaint against Sapir College for displaying artwork with expression 'Kill the Jews.'Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 12/29/2014, 5:39 PM

London Rembrandt Exhibition to Include Jewish, Biblical Themes

Paintings featured at National Gallery include 'Jewish Bride' and depiction of David and Batsheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2014, 3:52 PM

300 Masterpieces from France Set for Louvre Abu Dhabi

The exhibit in the new museum includes a Jewish Torah from Yemen. Museum is to open in December 2015.Arutz Sheva, 10/12/2014, 4:09 PM

Paintings Stolen from Russian Jewish Museum

Five works of Russian Jewish painter Isaac Levitan stolen; haul worth over $2 million.AFP, 8/6/2014, 6:22 PM

PA To Show Pope Art of Jesus as 'Suffering Palestinian'

PA-commissioned art exhibit will be displayed in Bethlehem for pope's visit, mixing classic Christian art with 'Palestinian suffering.'Ari Yashar, 5/22/2014, 9:24 PM

Jewish Group Calls for Publication of Newest 'Nazi Art Trove'

Jewish advocates call for the publication of newly found artworks at the home of an elderly German recluse.Elad Benari, 2/14/2014, 3:44 AM

WJC Head: Germany Needs Law for Nazi-Looted Art

Germany must introduce a law specifically aimed at facilitating the return of Nazi-looted art, says Ronald Lauder.Elad Benari, 1/31/2014, 4:42 AM

Tel Aviv Exhibit Aids IDF's Budding Artists

Association for the Wellbeing of Israel's Soldiers project offers gifted young Israeli artists a head-start after leaving the military.Ari Soffer, 12/16/2013, 1:37 PM

Switzerland: High Price for Legal Fees in Nazi Art Lawsuit

European probes into art taken from Jews during the rise of Nazi Germany continues; Swiss museum wins case, only to pay hefty legal fees.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2013, 9:20 PM

Germany: Some of Looted Art Trove May be Returned to Munich Man

Some paintings in an art trove looted by the Nazis may be returned to the Munich man in whose apartment they were discovered.Elad Benari and AFP, 11/11/2013, 6:42 AM

Experts: It Won't be Easy to Track Owners of Looted Art

Identifying the rightful owners of a vast trove of art looted by the Nazis will be an enormous task, say experts.Elad Benari, 11/7/2013, 6:43 AM

Switzerland: Found Artworks Not 'Looted', Bought Legitimately

Swiss gallery denies involvement with German art collector found to be holding some 1500 artworks looted by Nazis during HolocaustTova Dvorin , 11/4/2013, 11:45 PM

Germany Finds 1,500 Paintings Stolen by Nazis

Nearly 1,500 priceless paintings that were stolen by the Nazis have been discovered in a flat in Munich.Elad Benari, 11/4/2013, 4:12 AM

Probe: Dutch Museum Artworks May Be From Nazi Theft

A probe of the Netherlands' museums reveals 139 possible cases of Nazi-looted artworksTova Dvorin, 10/29/2013, 6:29 PM

Samaria as You've Never Seen It on Display

Paintings by physicist and electro-optic engineer David Fish on exhibit at Modiin show the less-familiar side of Shomron.Gil Ronen, 10/10/2013, 4:09 PM

Stories of the Bereaved Became Works of Art

The "Longing for a Hug" art exhibition gives a voice to bereaved Israeli children sending a message of "loving and living."Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/15/2013, 3:14 PM

Abandoned in an Arab Market

Since its inception, Emunah College has been pioneer in award winning work in educating religious young women in Torah and the artsRina Tzvi , 7/21/2013, 4:06 PM

400 Demonstrate in Paris Against Suicide Bomber Exhibit

Some 400 people took to the streets of Paris to demonstrate against a photo exhibition which glorifies Arab suicide bombers.Elad Benari, 7/2/2013, 5:42 AM

Lego Art Comes to Israel

‘Art of the Brick’ Lego exhibit comes to Israel. Arutz Sheva talks to the artist behind the phenomenon.Yoni Kempinski , 6/30/2013, 2:15 PM

Outraged Paris Jews Protest Arab Suicide Bomber Exhibit

Outraged French Jews are set to protest over a government-funded Paris museum exhibit glorifying suicide bombers.Chana Ya'ar, 6/16/2013, 11:30 AM

"Landscapes of Judea and Samaria" Exhibit at Jerusalem Theater

Artist: "These are the natural landscapes within which we have built our lives, the sheep grazing in fields so evocative of the Bible..."Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2013, 3:21 PM

Drawings from Nazi Camp Displayed at Berlin Museum

Secret drawings and sketches that a Czech artist produced and kept hidden from his Nazi captors go on display at the Jewish Museum.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2013, 2:01 AM

Latvia Opens Museum Dedicated to Jewish Painter

A museum dedicated to painter Mark Rothko opens in his Latvian hometown, a century after he left and found fame in the U.S.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2013, 3:44 AM

German Museum Returns Art Looted by Nazis

A German museum for the first time on Tuesday returned a painting despoiled by the Nazis to the estate of a late German Jewish art dealer.Arutz sheva staff, 3/5/2013, 3:35 PM

Nefesh B'Nefesh Launches First Art Exhibit of New Olim

Nefesh B’Nefesh and the Ort Braude Academic College have launched an art exhibition to display the creative talents of Western Olim.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/7/2013, 8:01 PM

Dutch 'Artwork' Vilifying IDF Just in Time for Holidays

Dutch artwork, which deliberately vilifies the IDF, attempts to garner international sympathy through artistic expression. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/2/2012, 12:12 PM

Heirs Demand Nazi-Looted Painting Include History in Exhibit

Heirs of German Jew claim auction painting was looted by Nazis, insist that exhibit at Museum of Modern Art explain its history.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/16/2012, 3:04 PM

Secret Iranian Art Collection Includes Works of Israeli Icon

An Iranian art collection, being partially displayed at Tehran’s Museum of Contemporary Art, includes works by Jewish and Israeli artists.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/6/2012, 1:55 PM

Are Human Organs as 'Artwork' in Bad Taste? High Court to Decide

A Tel Aviv show where human organs are on display may not be illegal, but is in very poor taste, a court petition says.David Lev, 6/14/2012, 3:12 PM

High-End Hassidic Art Gallery Opens in Brooklyn

The highest-end Hassidic art gallery in the world opens Thursday with an exhibition by renowned artist Itshak Holtz in Brooklyn, NY.Chana Ya'ar, 5/17/2012, 6:25 PM

Orthodox Jewish Student 'Doodles for Google'

Johanna Robinson, 11-year-old student at orthodox Jewish day school in Maryland, is finalist for Google’s annual “Doodle 4 Google” contest.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/10/2012, 1:47 PM

The Ugly Truth Behind Beautiful Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Gertrude Stein exhibit will be amended to include mention of her Nazi sympathies.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/9/2012, 9:51 AM

First Competition for Ilana Elovic Prize at Bezalel Art Academy

A new $20,000 art prize has been launched to honor the memory of self-taught Israeli-American artist Ilana Elovic.Chana Ya'ar, 1/11/2012, 2:58 PM

A Hanukkah Treasure: The Safran Dreidel Collection

Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran shares another look at one of loveliest and largest dreidel collections in the world with Arutz Sheva's readers.Hana Levi Julian, 12/22/2011, 12:01 PM

PA Artist Destroys Lacoste Elysee Prize Competition

A Palestinian Authority artist has managed to destroy corporate support for a major international art competition and exhibition. Chana Ya'ar, 12/22/2011, 10:49 AM

"Young Judea" Artists Join Immigrant Art Workshop & Exhibition

Rising in Art 2011, now on display in Bat Yam, features work of new immigrants as well as participants in Young Judea's arts track.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 12/19/2011, 2:16 AM

Livnat: For Some Zionism has Become a 'Dirty Word'

Minister Livnat expressed dismay that many believe 'Zionism' is a dirty word after artitsts complain over a Zionist art contest.Gabe Kahn., 12/6/2011, 9:06 PM

Art Brings Color and Life to the Jerusalem Market

Jerusalem's famous Machane Yehuda Market has been transformed into a huge urban art display. The market inspired the art.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 9/23/2011, 5:16 AM

Biblical Art Exhibit Near the Tomb of Mother Rochel

Oil paintings by the Ellen Lapidus Stern at Beit Bnei Rachel, adjacent to the Tomb of Rachel. Yoni Kempinski, 8/28/2011, 9:22 PM