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Aurore Vigne


The guitar lesson."Drawing at home during the pandemic was a great way to pratice and keep live memories of this period"

"A quiet morning in Musrara, Jerusalem”, Gouache on paper, 2020


Interviewed by: Elana ShapFrench artist, Aurore Vigne moved ...
Celebrating 100 years of toil in the soil… Ein Harod century...
Detail of “Three Angels on the Balcony in Jaffa” — Oil on Canvas, 1996

The artist in his studio


Sharir with “Little Paradise in the Red Sea” — Oil with Gold Leaf

Photos: Liora Blum  The Dual Disciplines of David Shari...
At the Agam Museum of Art in Rishon LeZion (from left) Betsy Bogdansky, Harriet Miller, David Schwartz, Gila Schwartz, Susan Lurie, Dr. Avital Heyman, Joe Simon, Anita Nader, Chava Sprecher, Thelma Arvatz and Paula Simon

ESRA Rehovot club recently visited the Yaacov Agam Museum of...

The Editor writes:"Readers will recall that the Bau Museum w...
In order to enjoy an incredible annual artistic creation in ...

The author Carl Hoffman as drawn by Denis Shifrin in February 2006




 Whenever a feature needed brightening up we turned to ...
Helen Osimo . . . textiles are in her DNA

A professional linguist, who is also a busy ESRA volunteer, ...
The artist Joseph Bau (Photo: Wikipedia)

There are many unknown corners of interest in Israel. There ...
Replica of the shoe shop where Moshe Samter’s father worked until 1935

Edna Yahav, one of Moshe’s daughters who shows visitors round

A visitor looking at one of the miniature displays in the museum at Yokneam Illit

At the age of 95 Moshe Samter is still busy at work making his miniatures

Photos by Lydia Aisenberg One would hardly expect to fi...




Once upon a time, Dan Chill was a lawyer working on the ...
Micha creating a prayer wheel on his lathe

One of the completed prayer wheels


To the east of the dining room on Kibbutz Ein Hashofet, just...
 I should like to begin at the end, with the last day o...
Tsamerit’s dove and Path to Peace in Arabic and Hebrew

Israeli born Shlomit Zeiger (left) and Yohved Efrati, visiting Netiv HaAsara from a kibbutz in the Haifa region, placing their tiles on the wall

Israeli ceramics artist Tsamerit Zamir, a member of Moshav N...
Hilary (in red) greets guests at the opening ceremony of her exhibition: Frances Thaler (left), Harriet Saul and Sara Hafetz Haim

Photos: Ora Dolev and Dennis Kaliser If there is one wo...

 Avraham Yaskil (1894-1987) was a painter and high scho...
Hora Dance at the Kibbutz Galia Ron 2018

Friday on Rothschild Blvd, Yitzhak Buberman 2013

On the Way to Israel, Aviva Sonsino 2017

Lower Galilee, Zoe Sever 2018

Hayarkon Park, Tel Aviv, Zoe Sever 2018

In honor of the 70th anniversary of the State of Israel, GIN...
Learning about Herzl's early life with “guests” from his era. Story and photos by Yael Meyer

Entering Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum

Inside Theodore Herzl’s office

On a lovely day in April, a busload of ESRA day-trippers tra...
Day of Liberation 1967: Day the Western Wall opened

Acrylic painting of the Day of Liberation with added interest


 Art work by Rona Harris reflecting scenes in Jerusalem...
The entrance to Beit HaGedudim. Photos:Yael Meyer

An exhibit in the Dutch section of Lochamei Hagetaot Museum

The Yad Leyeled Children’s Memorial Museum

Recently, a hearty group of ESRA day-trippers boarded a bus ...