STREET now open! Chicago | Los Angeles | Miami | New York | San Francisco | Santa Fe
Amsterdam | Berlin | Brussels | London | Paris | São Paulo | Toronto | China | India | Worldwide
 
Worldwide

Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art

Venue Display
Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art
4 Ha'banim St
46379 Herzliya
Israel
Venue Type: Museum

Country:
israel



,
> CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
January 4th - August 16th RISING STAR
Yair Agmon, Majd Amori, Rubi Bakal, Milly Barzellai, Ido Bercovier, Nava Berg, Ofer Bessudo, Adi Dahan, Lali Fruheling, Jonathan Goldman, Dorian Gottlieb, Rony Shvide Hazan, Tzion Abraham Hazan, Tamar Hirschfeld, Itamar Inbar, Orit Ishay, Elian (Lula) Kaczka, Mahmood Kaiss, Judith Kakon, Gili Lavy, Ori Levin, Inbal Mendes-Flohr, Ravit Mishli, Lior Modan, Shir Moran, Margarita Perlin, Yeshaiahu Rabinowitz, Shai Ratner, Hadas Satt, Ester Schneider, Lior Shachar, Ayana Shany, Avinoam Sternheim, Noa Turkenich, Ruti De Vries, Amir Yatziv, Zaudito Yosef
 
> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.herzliyamuseum.co.il
EMAIL:  
info@herzliyamuseum.co.il
OPEN HOURS:  
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 10:00-14:00 Tuesday, Thursday 16:00-20:00 Sundays - closed
PHONE:  
09-9551011
FAX:  
09-9500043
GALLERY TYPE:  
Contemporary
[large map]
DESCRIPTION
Founded in 1965, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art is dedicated to Israeli and international Contemporary art.
Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art focuses mainly on art works that offer different perspectives on the social and political situation, alongside works that explore the intra-artistic discourse, all the while nurturing the future generation of Israeli art.

In a country such as Israel, existing in a state of constant tension and ceaseless wars, art plays a significant role in establishing and shaping the social discourse. Each year the museum presents four exhibitions cycles comprised of some fifty solo shows, linked by their relevance to current events. These are not group shows, but a cluster of different perspectives by various artists, a platform which strengthen each work by itself, expands the contexts and opens further channels for interpretation and deeper layers of meanings. The fascinating confluence of local and international artists emphasizes the power of art to cross borders, be communicative and perhaps even make a difference.


Copyright © 2006-2013 by ArtSlant, Inc. All images and content remain the © of their rightful owners.