The Art Tour of Israel

Experience Israel’s inspiring creative energy on a unique art tour of Israel that will explore the vibrant diversity of Israeli society through its artistic soul. Israel is a living laboratory of what it means to be a pluralistic democracy, encouraging freedom of expression and individual imagination in each precious tile that makes up its cultural mosaic. This unique trip will unveil artistic interpretations of Israel’s ethnic groups and explore the cultural motifs which continuously serve as sources of inspiration in the Israeli artistic scene. Meet world-renowned artists, participate in hands-on workshops, and tour iconic sites with an eye towards the power of art to create, transform and mirror society.

Highlights

  • Explore art as a tool for co-existence through tours and dialogue with artists in Haifa
  • Movement workshop in the desert with the Adama dance company
  • Meet with Neshan Balian, an Armenian potter whose family has been making pottery since the 13th century
  • Architecture tour of Tel Aviv to see the Bauhaus influence in the first Hebrew city
  • Explore the secrets of the Hebrew alphabet with a Hebrew Calligraphy workshop
  • Meet with Bedouin women who use art embroidery as a tool in women’s empowerment
  • Visit Sderot to see how music and art are thriving despite constant rocket attacks
  • Jewelry making workshop with Yemenite artist, Ben Zion David
  • Art tour in the home of Bill Gross, one of Israel’s most respected Judaica collectors
  • Meet with Adi Nes, International award-winning Israeli artistic photographer
  • Explore the Israeli-Palestinian reality today with Palestinian artist, Farid Abu Shakra

The InnovatioNation Difference

  • Luxury accommodations in gorgeous boutique hotels
  • Unique culinary experiences
  • Professional logistical services
  • Tour educator with extensive knowledge of art in Israel
  • Highest safety and security standards



Duration

8 days

Focus

Art

Ages

Adults

Dates

2015 - 2016
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