Israel Public Art by Richard MargolisA Growing Catalog of Israel's Landmark Sculpture, Monuments, and Memorials

 

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This is a listing of all the public art items in the catalog. Feel free to browse around, view the slideshow, or look for a particular entry or artist.

The catalog is sorted alphabetically by "Title" at first, but you can sort by "Artist" or "Location", which puts all of the items at a place together so you can see what is there.

There are currently 354 art pieces in the catalog with another 2 dozen to be added in the next month.

ImageArt Title Artist's Name Description Location
12 Cars 1 Falling 12 Cars 1 Falling Carlos Basanta A mosaic rendering of a sequence of cars on the front of a parking garage that encourages people to look up when it glints in the sun in the afternoon 21 Ziklag Street
Tel Aviv
2M Series No, 4 2M Series No, 4 Bernard Schottlander An iconic sentry at a gate to the University Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
A Gesture to Eliran A Gesture to Eliran Mimi Rosenberg What might be lightening bolts bursting out of the kikar At Harav Maimon Street and Eliyahu Krauze Street
Holon
A Man and a Cat Named Yitz A Man and a Cat Named Yitz Robert Shure A bronze gentleman with a friend on, perhaps, a lunch break Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
A Protest of the Pedals A Protest of the Pedals Elihu Wasserman An interactive, pedal powered bicycle that rewards exercise with a video screening Ben-Gurion Boulevard
Tel Aviv
Adam and Eve Adam and Eve Gila Stein An abstract composition that suggests the circular nature of relationships
Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Ahava Ahava Robert Indiana A graphic sculpture that has a huge physical presence Billy Rose Sculpture Garden, The Israel Museum
Jerusalem
Alteneuland Alteneuland Tanya Preminger A blue mosaic partial elipse encased in a rough stone base Kikar, Hasharon at Harei Yehuda
Ganey-Tikva
Amud HaBulbusim Amud HaBulbusim Yona Pitelson A tall pillar of potato shaped stones Gan HaHamisha
Arad
And Time to Displace And Time to Displace Tanya Preminger An uprooted tree with a body attached The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Angel Bird Angel Bird Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Angels Riding Mythological Creatures Angels Riding Mythological Creatures Dan Ben-Arye A figure riding a creature in perfect balance The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Animal Animal Dov Feigin A flat sculpture with triangles cut and turned around, that could have been made from paper with scissors Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
Apropo Cafe Bombing Memorial Apropo Cafe Bombing Memorial Eliezer Weishoff A stone rectangle with broken garlands 75 Ben Gurion Boulevard, at Adam Hacohen
Tel Aviv
Arlosoroff Memorial Arlosoroff Memorial Drora Dominey A stack of disks about the proportion of a person and a bronze relief portrait On the Prominade, below the Hilton Hotel, near the Marina
Tel Aviv
Armillary Armillary David Gerstein A sculpture in the center of the University that encourages us to consider our place in the universe Hebrew University
Jerusalem
Asa & Yehoshafat Asa & Yehoshafat Boaz Vaadia Two stone figures looking at the sea Independence Park near Jabotinsky
Tel Aviv
Atarim Square Atarim Square Rami Meiri A face painted on a wall you can't miss Underpass, HaYarkon going north at Atarim Square
Tel Aviv
Autumn Autumn Tanya Preminger A chunk of stone that when noticed can be appreciated as not created by nature The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Avalanche Avalanche Pierre Arman An animated sequence of falling axes, or perhaps a stack of discarded weapons, turned into sculpture Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Avoth Avoth Aharon Adani Perhaps a Hebrew letter 139 Jabotinsky at Hatzionut
Tel Aviv
Axe Axe Tanya Preminger A stone axe in an orchard looks like it had just been used The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Berlin Dome Berlin Dome Ilan Averbuch A toppled dome with the interior structure revealed, deliberately The Open Museum - Omer Industrial Park
Omer
Between Sky and Earth Between Sky and Earth Buky Schwartz A sturdy figure connected to the ground and pointing to the sky - in the center of a kikar HaMeyasdim Kikar
Kiriat Uno
Bicycle Bicycle Asaf Lifshitz A bicycle capable of taking its rider to the sky The Open Museum - Omer Industrial Park
Omer
Bike Rider Bike Rider David Gerstein A brightly painted sculptue Topor Sculpture Garden, Sheba Hospital, Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Bird Bird Yael Artsi A soaring bird and a boulder Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
Bird Carriage Bird Carriage Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Bird's Window Bird's Window Nitzan Refaeli An architectural structure that seems to be focused on the crater Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Birth Birth Menashe Kadishman A modern interpretation of a universal experience Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
Birth Birth Menashe Kadishman A welcoming sculpture at an entrance to Sheba Medical Center Sheba Medical Center - Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Bloom Bloom Tanya Preminger A strangly organic sculpture probably made from cast-off material The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Blue Blue Yigal Tumarkin A tall mostly flat upright blue plank Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Blue Garden Blue Garden Ofra Zimbalista A satellite dish with three blue figures playing music The Open Museum - Omer Industrial Park
Omer
Boat Boat Emanuel Hatzofe A stone boat up on blocks Plaza in front of the Tel Aviv Museum
Tel Aviv
Books and the Written Word Books and the Written Word Boris Zaborov An celebration of books that is both architectural and sculptural Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Haifa
Border Stone Border Stone Tanya Preminger A stack of salvaged curbstones The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Bougainvillea Bougainvillea Dov Heller A quiet conceptual sculpture that is easily overlooked Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
Boy Boy Ursula Malbin A sculpture of a boy, who seems to be watching the "girl", a few meters away, who is ignorring him The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Boy on Rollerskates Boy on Rollerskates Ursula Malbin One of 29 sculptures in a sculpture garden overlooking the Port of Haifa Vista of Peace Sculpture Garden, Hatsionut Avenue at ShnayimStreet
Haifa
Breakthrough Breakthrough Hava Barkan Muzikant and Orit Elhaianhy Perez Spikes rising from a kekir in wild abandon Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
Broadcast Broadcast Benni Efrat Ribbons that represent signals going out into the ether Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Brotherhood of Man Brotherhood of Man Natan Rapaport Two burly figures fighting, or hugging In front of OMRIX Biopharmaceuticals, Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Bunch Bunch Tanya Preminger A creative variation of a common garden decoration The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Cable Tower Cable Tower Noam Rabinivitz A pyramid of stones inside a high-voltage cable tower Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Capital Capital Buky Schwartz A glass column with a flowing ribbons of steel peeling off and fluttering in the wind In front of the Isracard Building, 40 Hamasger St.
Tel Aviv
Car in the Sun Car in the Sun Gabriel Klasmer What looks like a drape over a parked car, that may, or not, conceal a car Near the old train station near the Khan Theater
Jerusalem
Carved Stone Carved Stone Diska This stone in an environment full of stones attracts attention because it presents evidence of deliberate carving Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Cats on a Bench Cats on a Bench Ilana Goor A "clowder" of bronze cats in the sun, on a bench in the park Story Gardens
Holon
Chair Chair Emanuel Hatzofe A "chair" that could be a sculpture, or a throne that would not be comfortable for long Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Chair Chair Micha Ullman A stone chair that you can not sit on must be a sculpture! Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Cheech Monkey Cheech Monkey Zadok Ben-David A humorous reference to a popular political figure The Prominade at Cheech Beach
Tel Aviv
Coby Tal Memorial Coby Tal Memorial To be Identified A big stone perched on top of others along the highway Along Route 40 south of Be'er Sheva
Negev
Continuum Continuum Menache Kadishman Giant sheets of metal with tree shapes cut away Weizmann Institute of Science
Rehovot
Coreolane Coreolane Yigal Tumarkin A rail car truck transformed from industrial scrap into sculpture, with a disembodied head. Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Couple in a Sardine Can Couple in a Sardine Can Beny Levy Two people in a tin can The welcoming sculpture at the entrance to the artist's colony
Ein Hod
Couple in a Sardine Can Couple in a Sardine Can Beny Levy Two people looking out of a can The Topor Sculpture Garden, Sheba Hospital, Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Couple of Primordial Creatures Couple of Primordial Creatures Dina Merhav A pair of prehistoric rusted iron fantasies engaged in some kind of sport The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Couple on a Wall Couple on a Wall Rami Meiri A 3 dimensional couple sitting on a wall Corner of Ebn-Gvirol and Arlozorov Streets
Tel Aviv
Cow and Bull Cow and Bull Dan Zaretsky Highly stylized opposites who seem to be engaged in a ritual encounter Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
Crashed Car Sculpture Crashed Car Sculpture Gideon Amichay A sculputre in the shape of a whisky bottle assembled from 80 cars that crashed Junction of Ayalon 20 at the slip road to Route 5
Tel Aviv
Creature Carriage Creature Carriage Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Creature Heads Creature Heads Dina Merhav A prehistoric fantasy in rusted iron The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Crescent Crescent Berny Fink A balanced moon on a pedestal In a park along the beach
Ashdod
Cup Cup Tanya Preminger A spilled cup of coffee in a traffic circle Kikar, HaGalil Street at Harama Street
Ganey-Tikva
Dance Dance Gila Croker An arrangement of palm droppings arranged to look like a garden sculpture, or ancient weapons.
The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
David Ben Gurion David Ben Gurion David Edelstein A larger than life sculpture of the man many consider to be the father of the state of Israel In the entrance to Ben Gurion Airport
Tel Aviv
David Ben Gurion David Ben Gurion Dorothy Wolf A sculpture that greets visitors as they pass through the airport Ben Gurion Airport
Tel Aviv
David With The Sling David With The Sling Victor Halvani An elongated figure that could be dancing Gan Habanim
Safed
Death March Death March Herbertus Von Pilgrim One of nine idententical sculptures that mark the path of the death march Yad Vashem
Jerusalem
Deer Deer Moshe Shek A stylized creature of the woods, frozen in bronze Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
Desert Megalith Desert Megalith David Fein An arrangement of stacked stones that prove the existence of creative ancestors, and invites our contributions for future generations to discover. Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Desert Sculpture Park Desert Sculpture Park Ezra Orion A installation of dozens? of sculptures along the rim of Ramon Crater Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Deus Ex Machina Deus Ex Machina Ilan Averbuch A pair of trusses that feel balanced and fragile Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
Ding Ding Yigal Tumarkin One of 15 Tumarkin sculptures that offer visitors a chance to see a variety of work by one of the masters of Israeli public art Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Dizengoff Riding His Mare Dizengoff Riding His Mare David Zundelovitch A bronze Meir Dizengoff riding his horse 16 Rothchild Boulevard
Tel Aviv
Dolmic Arch Dolmic Arch Eli Ilan An arrangement of "bones" by an artist who studied medicine, archaeology and anthropology In Albert Einstein Square, Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Donkey Donkey Ursula Malbin One of 29 sculptures by Ursula Malbin in a sculpture garden overlooking the Port of Haifa Vista of Peace Sculpture Garden, Address: Zionism Avenue 112
Haifa
Dr. George S. Wise Dr. George S. Wise Robert Berks A bronze portraitof the first president of the university Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Dragon Dragon Zeev Krisher A segmented creature that may have been washed up on the beach Lido Beach
Ashdod
Einstein Einstein Tosia Malamud Einstein's presence monitors students in the Palm Tree Garden Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Energy Energy Benni Efrat A glistening cube that challenges our notion of sculpture Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Episode Episode Orna Ben-Ami An abstract mother and child with a kite in an overgrown kikar Moa Street
Arad
Equinox Equinox Micha Ullman A "sculpture" because the museum says it is Billy Rose Sculpture Garden, The Israel Museum
Jerusalem
Eternal Repetition Eternal Repetition Michal Bar-Oz and Ifat Moor An installation that constantly creates, then erases, impressions Beit Hatfutsot
Tel Aviv
Eternal Youth Eternal Youth Eil Ilan Absract figure in the corner of a plaza Miffratz Schlomo
Jaffa
Etgar (Challenge) Etgar (Challenge) Hanna Stiebel A big graceful welcoming gesture that could be a Hebrew, or Chinese, letter Sheba Medical Center - Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Eva Eva Ofra Zimbalista Misician in deep concentration Tzin at Derech Habasor Kekar
Meitar
Extrapolations Extrapolations Benni Efrat A huge, heavy, slab of stone perilously suspended by what seems to be a thin cable that may not be strong enough Billy Rose Sculpture Garden, The Israel Museum
Jerusalem
Faith Faith Alexander Lieberman A big sculpture on a prominent site by an important artist Eshkol Avemue and Derech Schechem
Jerusalem
Fall of the Muses Fall of the Muses Motti Mizrachi Two figures, playing accordions, upside down, flying, or falling? above the entrance Opera Tower
Tel Aviv
Fan Fan Gila Croker A construction that is simple and creative, employing material usually discarded The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Fan Xylophone Fan Xylophone Nitzan Refaeli A huge working musical instrument on the edge of the crater Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Filippo Brunelleschi Filippo Brunelleschi Yigal Tumarkin A sculpture that is easy to overlook because it resides flat on the ground has an equation engraved. 

Abu Nabut Park on Derech Ben Tsvi between Shlabin and Hertxel Streets
Jaffa
Fire and Water Fountain Fire and Water Fountain Yaacov Agam A rotating sound and light water fountain Disengoff Kikar
Tel Aviv
Fish Carriage Fish Carriage Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Flat Stone Grid Flat Stone Grid Dov Heller An unnatural pattern of stones on the side of a hill Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
For is the Tree of the Field Man For is the Tree of the Field Man Zadok Ben-David A tree with silhouettes of people instead of leaves tthat are falling Yad Vashem
Jerusalem
For The Fallen For The Fallen Yitzhak Danziger A two part installation that invites those who take time to notice to wonder what is suggeted In front of the Holon Theater on Kugel Street
Holon
For Yitzhak Rabin For Yitzhak Rabin Yigal Tumarkin A chunk of stone cracked open with an iron tool stuck in the gap Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa

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