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Modern Art – Designed Pictures for the wall

Metal design can be anything from hanging a few pictures on the wall to giving an entire room a new look with framed pictures and paintings.

 Modern Art – Designed Pictures for the wall

Ofer Levin Austria: “David Reeb – an important and unique voice in Israeli art”

David Reeb’s “Jerusalem,” which was to be displayed at the exhibition of the Ramat Gan Museum of Israeli Art, causes political controversy.

“David Reeb – an important and unique voice in Israeli art”

Swiss Jews accuse private art collection of Nazi-era origins

Swiss Federation of Jewish Communities denounces private art collection for allegedly containing pieces stolen from Jews by the Nazis.

Swiss Jews accuse private art collection of Nazi-era origins

Ephraim first

Who should our children learn about first, Moses or Shakespeare, the bible or art, Talmud or science?

Ephraim first

Museum in Israel to hold a coronavirus exhibition

Haifa museum opens exhibit featuring art inspired by COVID pandemic.

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Judea and Samaria at the heart of the artistic consensus

An art expert talks about her vision to establish a unique museum of works by local artists from Judea and Samaria.

Judea and Samaria at the heart of the artistic consensus

Yom Kippur dialogues

A time of dialogue with oneself, Rabbis, writings, friends, and that ultimate dialogue with the Creator which is the essence of Yom Kippur.

Yom Kippur dialogues

Religious artist opposed nudity and was ousted from group

FB group for Israeli painters member writes post asking to avoid sharing nude paintings in group. Next day he finds himself ousted.

Religious artist opposed nudity and was ousted from group

National Gallery of Art to return Nazi-looted Picasso to heirs of German-Jewish banker

Art museum will return drawing by Picasso to heirs of German-Jewish banker who sold it at a loss, fearing Nazis would confiscate his estate.

National Gallery of Art to return Nazi-looted Picasso to heirs

Prized Marc Chagall painting stolen in the ’90s resurfaces at an Israeli auction

24 years after being stolen, Marc Chagall's painting 'Jacob's Ladder' goes up for sale at auction in Herzliya.

Prized Chagall painting stolen in the '90s resurfaces at auction

New Jersey Artist Donates Israel Paintings to Charity

New Jersey artist Barbara Bortniker donates paintings of Israel scenes to charity

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Germany hands back Nazi-looted painting to Jewish heirs

Germany returns painting looted by the Nazis which ended up in art hoard of son of Third Reich-era art dealer.

Germany hands back Nazi-looted painting to Jewish heirs

Vacuum cleaner skit: Ivanka unperturbed

President's daughter responds with poise to performance designed to humiliate her, in which she is portrayed vacuuming bread crumbs.

Vacuum cleaner skit: Ivanka unperturbed

EU to member states: Work to recover Nazi-looted art

European Parliament passes resolution calling on EU states to identify, recover 110,000 Nazi-looted works still missing.

EU to member states: Work to recover Nazi-looted art

Germany returns Nazi-looted work to French Jew's heirs

German government returns 19th century painting taken by Nazis from French Jewish politician and resistance leader Georges Mandel.

Germany returns Nazi-looted work to French Jew's heirs

New Jerusalem art gallery merges splendor and simplicity

La Vie en Rose Art Gallery and Picture Framing opens in Arnona, just a block away from US Embassy.

New Jerusalem art gallery merges splendor and simplicity

'Israeli art has an obligation to be impertinent'

President Rivlin attends event marking 70 years of Israeli creativity. "We are known as a people with chutzpah. Our art must be the same."

'Israeli art has an obligation to be impertinent'

Handmade artwork from Netanya's Taasion

The Taasion is a working and rehabilitation center for people who are developmentally disabled, producing unique ceramic and glass art.

Handmade artwork from Netanya's Taasion

'Brushes with the Bible' - when Torah and art meet

Book launched combining sermons of Rabbi Shlomo Riskin with commentators, midrashim, interspersed with breathtaking works of art.

'Brushes with the Bible' - when Torah and art meet

New musical art video in memory of Ari Fuld

Tribes: The Sons of Israel musical video is presented from Outreach of Humanity series.

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Italian Art, Literature and Music award to Dr. Inna Rogatchi

Rogatchi Foundation president, Dr. Inna Rogatchi awarded the Italian National Art, Literature and Music X Il Volo di Pegaso Award.

Italian Art, Literature and Music award to Dr. Inna Rogatchi

Inna Rogatchi sends a fine art photo message for Passover

Inna Rogatchi sends a fine art photo message for Passover from the Kotel.

Inna Rogatchi sends a fine art photo message for Passover

Grandson of Dutch-German Jews recovers Nazi-looted painting

16th century Renaissance painting looted by Nazis from Jewish couple returned to their grandson.

Grandson of Dutch-German Jews recovers Nazi-looted painting

Dusseldorf nixes exhibit on art dealer over restitution demands

'There are very influential people in Germany who don’t want to see art returned to Jews.'

Dusseldorf nixes exhibit on art dealer over restitution demands

Israeli public invited to suggest new exhibit at UN

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon asks public for help in choosing exhibit to represent spirit of Israel to world leaders.

Israeli public invited to suggest new exhibit at UN

Dual exhibitions lift veil on Nazi-era art hoard

Exhibition split between two museums portrays art collection hoarded by son of Nazi-era dealer, six of the pieces were looted from Jews.

Dual exhibitions lift veil on Nazi-era art hoard

Another painting from Gurlitt collection was looted by the Nazis

Restitution to heirs to commence after researchers discover painting belonged to Jewish politician Georges Mandel before Nazis stole it.

Another painting from Gurlitt collection was looted by the Nazis

Promoting art and culture from outlying areas

ILTV speaks with Hadas Goldman, Co-Founder of Tarbut Movement, which focuses on art and culture from all over Israel.

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Nazi-looted Pissarro painting at center of legal tussle

Descendants of Holocaust survivor push court to annul sale of painting confiscated by Nazis.

Nazi-looted Pissarro painting at center of legal tussle

Israeli light in a Jaffa gallery - and at the Venice Biennale

Ariella Wertheimer's art has gone global. She tells Arutz Sheva about her lightboxes and grids, Zionism and even Rabbi Kook in Jaffa.

Israeli light in a Jaffa gallery - and at the Venice Biennale

Man arrested for arson of Brooklyn ‘mitzvah bus’

No hate crime charge in arson against famous hassidic bus featured in Jewish music videos and festivals.

Man arrested for arson of Brooklyn ‘mitzvah bus’

Jewish artist's minibus torched

Vandals in Brooklyn burn colorful bus belonging to local Jewish artist.

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'Art is a language'

New art exhibits spark conversations with Israeli artists.

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Tiroche Auction House - Revolutionizing how Israeli art is sold.

Amitai Hazan tells of the auction house that is revolutionizing trade in Israeli and Jewish art.

Tiroche Auction House - Revolutionizing how Israeli art is sold.

Indian sand sculptor congratulates Trump administration

On a beach in India a sand sculptor crafts an art piece dedicated to US President Donald Trump.

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Watch: Art sculptures that stretch?

Stretching sculpture amazes onlookers.

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Israeli paintings stolen in Brazil

Jewish women's group calls off art exhibition in Rio, Brazil, after paintings by 35 Israeli women stolen in transit.

Israeli paintings stolen in Brazil

Terror Art exposed

A female terrorist who tried to stab an IDF soldier reveals her drawings illustrating her intention to murder a soldier.

Terror Art exposed

Emunah College offers answer to left-wing artistic incitement

Students at Emunah College set up exhibit on human dignity and the limits of art in response to works inciting against PM.

Emunah College offers answer to left-wing artistic incitement

A world of art lost forever to the fire

Artist Yoram Raanan lost decades of artwork when a fire burned down his studio.

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