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 353 art pieces in the catalog with another 2 dozen to be added in the next month.

ImageArt Title Artist's Name Description Location
Yesod Yesod Micha Ullman Apparently the remains of a structure that may, or may not, have existed at this exact location 128 Rothchild Boulevard
Tel Aviv
Yellow Car Yellow Car Carlos Basanta A sketch of a car on the side of a parking garage 20 Se'adya Ga'on st.
Tel Aviv
Yasur Gardens Yasur Gardens Siona Shimshi Columns topped with iconic crowns forming a plaza Kugel Street
Holon
Woman with Sphere and Pyramid Woman with Sphere and Pyramid Bernard Reder This is a charming sculpture of a girl with a cape holding ball above a pyramid in a very well concealed sun dappled garden that is popular with ferel cats Jan Wiener Park off Dizengoff near Basel
Tel Aviv
Woman Against the Wind Woman Against the Wind Ilana Goor A dynamic bronze angel engaging the Mediterranean Sea Lahat Promenade near The Etzel Museum
Tel Aviv
Witches Sabbath Witches Sabbath Yigal Tumarkin A dynamic contraption with a ram's head driven by gears on RR track Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Wing To Wing Wing To Wing Dorit Feldman A pair of wings that change as viewers negotiate the kekir Givat Shaul
Jerusalem
Window Window Yael Artsi A carefully carved stone that invites inspection Sculpture Road, Presidential Forest
Jerusalem
Wind Chimes Boulevard Wind Chimes Boulevard Ron Ben Yaakov Its what it sounds like, and it does chime Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
White Game Black Work White Game Black Work Gal Weinstein An ambiguous rendering of a person plaing golf or breaking rocks Route #2, going north toward Haifa
Haifa
Whirl Whirl Axel Nordell A sculpture in a playground that delights children and impresses adults HaMelekh David Street
Jerusalem
Well and Four Dogs Well and Four Dogs Yaacov Dorchin A cylinder with four angry dogs that probably illustrates a story that is not evident Ben Ziyyon King George
Tel Aviv
Welcome Welcome Romero Britto This sculpture greets visitors and patients arriving at the Children's Hospital Topor Sculpture Garden, Sheba Hospital, Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Monument Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Monument Nathan Rapoport A copy of the original monument in Warsaw, it represents the uprising and deportation march Yad Vashem
Jerusalem
War Memorial War Memorial Naomi Henrik Rocket-like tubes projecting in a cluster from the side of a hill overlooking the highway Rabin Park, along Jerusalem Road, Route #1
Near Jerusalem
War Between the Sons of Light an dthe Sons of Darkness War Between the Sons of Light an dthe Sons of Darkness Eli Ilan A monument dedicted tlo the 11 athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics 18 Weizmann Street
Tel Aviv
Walking Couple Walking Couple Lynn Chadwick A rectilinear couple striding along Goldman Promenade
Jerusalem
Walking Walking Ofra Zimbalista A gathering of 15 bronze people engaged in some sort of activity Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
Voice of Peace Memorial Voice of Peace Memorial Abi Nathan A plaque and speaker that plays segments of Abi Nathan's broadcasts from the private, or is that pirate, floating radio station At Gordon Beach below the Ranaissance Hotel
Tel Aviv
Vertical Construction Vertical Construction Israel Hadany A merger of structural elements - a steel plate and a wood slab - that has been enhanced with a stunning patina by time Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Utility Building Mural Utility Building Mural Rami Meiri Paintings on two sides of a Bezeq utility box Corner of Dizengoff and Ben Gurion Streets
Tel Aviv
Untitled (Stone Path) Untitled (Stone Path) Noam Rabinovitz A row of stones that leads toward the crater with a pair of sentries at the end
Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Untitled (Spring) Untitled (Spring) Dina Kahana-Gueler An upright architectural element in front of a terrific Schwarma restaurant. 1 Carlbach Street
Tel Aviv
Untitled (Pegasus) Untitled (Pegasus) Uri Ayalon A winged, but un-named, horse exploding from the shrubbery The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Untitled Untitled Shlomo Schwarzberg A tribute to life that springs from a book The Open Museum - Omer Industrial Park
Omer
Untitled Untitled To be Identified Two rows of stones falling toward each other Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Untitled Untitled Janez Lenassi A simple carved stone sitting near the road Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Untitled Untitled Yuri Matskin "IO" could be a corporate logo or private code or puzzling sculpture that prompts speculation about its meaning Rabin Avenue
Modi'in
Untitled Untitled Giuliano Giussani Carved limestone on a base Macabim Neighborhood
Modi'in
Untitled Untitled Gedalia Sucho (Suchowolsky) Two lengths of chain that may be in a relationship Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Untitled Untitled Joseph Zukerman and Ruth Ben-Arye A collaboration between two artists to create a sculpture that looks like a mobile phone planted in the earth Emek Zvooloon Street, Avney Hahoshen Neighborhood
Modi'in
Untitled Untitled Gedalia (Sucho) Suchowolsky A black globe clamped between blue disks like a pearl in a shell Renaissance Hotel, 121 HaYarkon
Tel Aviv
Untitled Untitled Ezra Orion A series of standing stones near the rim of the crater Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
Untitled Untitled Dov Feigin A tall elegant sculpture by an important artist that resides on a quiet side street near a former water works building now the Yosef Weissman Municipal Art Gallery
Water Institute at the Yosef Weissman Municipal Gallery, Rechov Hashomer 7
(Givatayim) Tel Aviv
Unknown Unknown To be Identified A big gestural structure in the kikar HaMeyasdim Kikar
Petach Tikva
Unidentified Unidentified Unknown A stone carved to resemble a net full of fish Near the beach
Ashdod
Ultima Ultima Eli Ilan An ambiguous organic composition that suggests bones or organs or ... Yad Vashem
Jerusalem
Two Seated Figures Two Seated Figures Lynn Chadwick A rectilinear couple seated under a tree Plaza in front of the Tel Aviv Museum
Tel Aviv
Two Forms (Divided Circle) Two Forms (Divided Circle) Barbara Hepworth Half of a pair of circles cut in half with a hole in the middle Plaza in front of the Tel Aviv Museum
Tel Aviv
Two Figures (Conjunction XV) Two Figures (Conjunction XV) Lynn Chadwick Two stylized figures who may have stepped off the path engaged in conversation Billy Rose Sculpture Garden, The Israel Museum
Jerusalem
Two Angels Two Angels Dina Merhav One of a pair of wings on wheels at the entrance to the sculpture garden The Topor Sculpture Garden, Sheba Hospital, Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Troubles in the Square Troubles in the Square Zadok Ben-David A collection of incidents often involving birds and people mounted on a platform Plaza in front of the Tel Aviv Museum
Tel Aviv
Trees in Negative Trees in Negative Menashe Kadishman A tree cut from a steel plate next to a steel plate with a tree cut out Sheba Medical Center - Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Trees in Negative Trees in Negative Menashe Kadishman A grove of negative trees The Anita Hirsh Family Garden, Yitzak Rabin Center
Ramat Gan
Totem and Taboo Totem and Taboo Yigal Tumarkin   Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Torn Steel Torn Steel Yehiel Shemi A pair of rusted sculptures that are deliberately not pretty that children are not tempted to climb 253 Dizengoff
Tel Aviv
Too Bad Too Bad Daniel Manheim It may look like a flower pot that tipped over but is really an environmental sculpture that is about the story of life and death The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Tolerance Monument Tolerance Monument Aleksander Gudzowaty A split column with an olive tree installed on the highest point in Jerusalem Near Goldman Promenade.
Jerusalem
To the Victims of the Sea To the Victims of the Sea Michael Gross A minimalist sculpture - a tube with an opening that lets you see the trash inside Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Tilted Tree Tilted Tree Ran Morin A tree recovering from an act of violence that we all felt Hebrew University
Jerusalem
Tilted Power Field Tilted Power Field Ezra Orion An early "Launching Pad for the Mind" that encourages viewers to look up and think about what's out there Ben-Yosef cotner Haviv
Tel Aviv
Throne Throne Tanya Preminger Stone carved to look like an uncomfortable chair The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Three-piece Sculpture:Vertebrae Three-piece Sculpture:Vertebrae Henry Moore A stunning centerpiece in the sculpture garden Billy Rose Sculpture Garden, The Israel Museum
Jerusalem
Three Large Goats Three Large Goats Eran Shakine Three stylized goats Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
The Woman Prisoner The Woman Prisoner Saul Salo An abstract, perhaps symbolic, carved stone sculpture that encourages contemplation The Open Museum - Omer Industrial Park
Omer
The Wings of Peace The Wings of Peace Carlo Zauli A rectangle standing on a corner that has an evocative title Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
The Wife of Lot The Wife of Lot Moshe Sternschuss A carefully balanced pillar on the rim of the crater Desert Sculpture Park
Mitzpe Ramon
The Warrior of Montauban The Warrior of Montauban Emile-Antoine Bourdelle A fierce figure backed up against a wall Billy Rose Sculpture Garden, The Israel Museum
Jerusalem
The Vase The Vase Gideon Gechtman A big vase sitting in a little park that was under construciton when I visited 155 Ibn Gevirol
Tel Aviv
The Third Eye The Third Eye Dorit Feldman Three pieces hung that must have a relationship, perhaps a code, or hieroglyphics 1 Tozeret Haarez
Tel Aviv
The Tension Fields The Tension Fields Tanya Preminger A round stone cut in half separated by blocks South entrance to the city
Netanya
The Riteous Men The Riteous Men Shlomo Selinger The artist says that tby carving the stone by hand the sculpture conveys and reflects his feelings The Open Museum - Omer Industrial Park
Omer
The Readers The Readers Uri Dushy Four silhouettes of people reading Topor Sculpture Garden, Sheba Hospital, Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
The Pool The Pool Shlomo Selinger An unlikely installation in a water deprived environment Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
The Poet and The Girl With The Flower The Poet and The Girl With The Flower Shlomo Selinger Two sculptures that might have a relationshiip Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
The Pencils Sculpture The Pencils Sculpture Rafi Peled A bunch of pencils standing in the kekar 137 Weizmann
Tel Aviv
The Oil Pot The Oil Pot Baruch Wind An arrangement of industrial elements in a kekar near the beach Ort Square
Ashdod
The New Broom The New Broom Daniel Manheim A broom that sweeps the sky The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
The Musicians The Musicians Beny Levy A pair of musicians seen through cubist perspective Janko Dada Museum Sculpture Garden in The Artists's Village
Ein-Hod
The Man from Tel Hashomer The Man from Tel Hashomer Mark Lewis & Michael Lazar Most of a body, less the head, in a dynamic pose Topor Sculpture Garden, Sheba Hospital, Tel Hashomer
Tel Aviv
The Magician The Magician Allen David Abstract composition in glass that is lighted for very different effect at night Einstein Street median at Levi Eshkol
Tel Aviv
The Lovers on Wheels The Lovers on Wheels Beny Levy A couple demonstrating a difficult balancing act The artists's Village
Ein Hod
The Lions Fountain The Lions Fountain Gernot Rumpf A fountain with a "Tree of Life" in the center representing the three major religions that coexist in peace, surrounded by exotic animals Bloomfield Park
Jerusalem
The Flight Experience The Flight Experience Yaacov Chefetz It looks like Leonardo de Vinci's attempt at a flying machine Einstein Street
Tel Aviv
The Fish That Did Not Wish to be a Fish The Fish That Did Not Wish to be a Fish Dorit Feldman An play area with features from a popular children's book Story Gardens
Holon
The Family The Family Harry Baron A stylized rendition of parents holding an infant, at a busy intersection 130 Dizengoff Street, corner of Gordon
Tel Aviv
The Essence of Time The Essence of Time Gila Croker A structure that could be the core of a primitive clock, or the remains of a medieval instrument of torture The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
The Choir The Choir Ofra Zimbalista On a balcony over looking the boulevard 96 Rothchild Boulevard
Tel Aviv
The Bicycle Rider The Bicycle Rider David Gerstein A painted sculpture Hebrew University
Jerusalem
Tenderness Tenderness Yael Artsi An abstract sculpture that suggests a big hug Lobby of the hospital, Sheba Medical Center - Tel Hashomer
Ramat Gan
Tefen Tefen Yigal Tumarkin A precarious arrangement of forces Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Western Galilee
Tall Still Life Tall Still Life Saul Salo A abstract perhaps symolic sculpture tthat encourages contemplation The Open Museum - Omer Industrial Park
Omer
Syllables 6 Syllables 6 Yehiel Shemi A composition of flat steel plates bolted together to create a deliberate form Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
Suspense Suspense Menashe Kadishman An imposing sculptue that does not tempt even foolish children to climb on Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Suspense Suspense Menashe Kadishman A demonstration of the concept of stress and balance The plaza in front of the Tel Aviv Museum of Art
Tel Aviv
Suspended Orange Tree Suspended Orange Tree Ran Morin An orange tree growing several feet off the ground A small square
Jaffa
Sun City Sun City Luciana Matalon The skyline of Netanya in the center of a circle that could be a telescope or microscope lens, which is what makes it so wonderful Kekar near the Carmel Hotel
Netanya
Studio Mural Studio Mural Rami Meiri A mural painted on the artist's studio Nehemya Street
Tel Aviv
Struma Memorial Sculpture Struma Memorial Sculpture Andre Reves A big stone memorial that depicts a twisted ship sinking Struma Square
Holon
Struma and Mafkura Monument Struma and Mafkura Monument Baruch Wind This monument is dedicated to the ships that sank, and the lives lost, during the struggle to create the state of Israel Moseh Dayan Street
Ashdod
Stool No 2 Stool No 2 Michael Gross A very conceptual stool Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Static System Static System Gila Croker An arrangement that could be large or small, molecular - or celestial The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Stabile Mobile Stabile Mobile Yigal Tumarkin A mechanism that looks like a relic from the age of industry Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Spirit of Freedom Spirit of Freedom David Gerstein A whimsical 3-dimensional hand painted sculpture Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Spiral Spiral Dov Feigin Linear shapes in flat steel that suggest a relationship of contrasts or opposites Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv
Spider Web Spider Web Daniel Manheim A spider web along Route #2 that passes by the sculpture park The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Space That Sees Space That Sees James Turrell An unadorned white rectangle conceals a space below flooded with light from the open roof above Billy Rose Sculpture Garden, The Israel Museum
Jerusalem
Soul Bird Soul Bird David Gerstein A bird grid sculpture with with energetic figures in active poses, brightly painted, that provides lots to see Halochmim Street at Hama
Holon
Soltan Basha El-Atrash Monument Soltan Basha El-Atrash Monument Jamal Hasan An equestrian statue Kekar on Route 89
Kisra-Sumei
Solly Zeigherman Bench Solly Zeigherman Bench Raphael Gertler A bench with a plaque that cements a relationship Prominade near the Arlosoroff Memorial
Tel Aviv

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