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
Open Museums & Industrial Parks Open Museums & Industrial Parks Stef Wertheimer Industrial parks that incorporate sculpture gardens and museums because the resulting proximity of creative research and development with industry and public art and museums benefits everyone Tefen, Omer
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
Amud HaBulbusim Amud HaBulbusim Yona Pitelson A tall pillar of potato shaped stones Gan HaHamisha
Arad
Episode Episode Orna Ben-Ami An abstract mother and child with a kite in an overgrown kikar Moa Street
Arad
Mitzpe Moav Mitzpe Moav Yigal Tumarkin A complex structure on a peak that overlooks the Dead Sea with a view of Jordan Mitzpe Mo'av
Arad
Park Eagles Park Eagles Hed Shmueli A collection of Indian-inspired totems featuring talking birds and animals Southern entrance
Arad
Frame of Mind Frame of Mind Israel Hadany A folded frame on an overlook with a view of Jordan Sculpture Promenade,
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
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
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
Bloom Bloom Tanya Preminger A strangly organic sculpture probably made from cast-off material The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Border Stone Border Stone Tanya Preminger A stack of salvaged curbstones The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Bunch Bunch Tanya Preminger A creative variation of a common garden decoration The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
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
Fan Fan Gila Croker A construction that is simple and creative, employing material usually discarded The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Fruit of the Eatth Fruit of the Eatth Gila Croker It looks like a cactus The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Music in Nature Music in Nature Gila Croker A screen that organizes the view beyond The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Origin Origin Tanya Preminger An elaborately carved block that has maternal features The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Pegasus Pegasus Tanya Preminger A flat folded horse with engraved with the theme of the French Revolution The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Pyramid Pyramid Tanya Preminger Four "pyramids" that are easy to mistake for something else The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Sauce Pan Sauce Pan Tanya Preminger Like her sculpture of a "Cup" of coffee spilling, this fire in a pan could be a little disaster on a large scale The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
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
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
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 New Broom The New Broom Daniel Manheim A broom that sweeps the sky The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
Throne Throne Tanya Preminger Stone carved to look like an uncomfortable chair The Green Gallery at Park Dina
Arsuf Kedem
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
Crescent Crescent Berny Fink A balanced moon on a pedestal In a park along the beach
Ashdod
Dragon Dragon Zeev Krisher A segmented creature that may have been washed up on the beach Lido Beach
Ashdod
Sea Gate Sea Gate Yael Artsi Two stone columns that exhibit great stone carving skill Beach Promenade
Ashdod
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
The Oil Pot The Oil Pot Baruch Wind An arrangement of industrial elements in a kekar near the beach Ort Square
Ashdod
Unidentified Unidentified Unknown A stone carved to resemble a net full of fish Near the beach
Ashdod
High Ambition High Ambition Dina Kraouss A flock of seagulls soaring aboveKshatot Square Kshatot Square
Ashdod
Ha Negev Brigade Monument Ha Negev Brigade Monument Dani Karavan 18 elements represent the watch tower, water pipeline and other symbols of the War of Independence
Overlooking Beer-Sheva, from the east
Beer-Sheva
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
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
Creature Heads Creature Heads Dina Merhav A prehistoric fantasy in rusted iron The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Primordial Creature Primordial Creature Dina Merhav A fantastic rusted creature The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
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
Girl Girl Ursula Malbin A sculpture of a young girl unaware that we are looking at her The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Pink Eye Glasses Pink Eye Glasses Dan Chamizer A pair of spectacles with stained glass lenses The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Untitled (Pegasus) Untitled (Pegasus) Uri Ayalon A winged, but un-named, horse exploding from the shrubbery The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
The Lovers on Wheels The Lovers on Wheels Beny Levy A couple demonstrating a difficult balancing act The artists's Village
Ein Hod
Pegasus Pegasus Uri Ayalon A winged horse exploding from the shrubbery The Artists's Village
Ein Hod
Couple in a Sardine Can Couple in a Sardine Can Beny Levy Two people in a tin can The Artist's Village
Ein-Hod
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
Simple Relations Simple Relations Tanya Preminger A cup of coffee at the entrance gate Tefen Industrial Park - The Open Museum
Ganey-Tikva
Alteneuland Alteneuland Tanya Preminger A blue mosaic partial elipse encased in a rough stone base Kikar, Hasharon at Harei Yehuda
Ganey-Tikva
Angel Bird Angel Bird Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Bird Carriage Bird Carriage Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Creature Carriage Creature Carriage Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Cup Cup Tanya Preminger A spilled cup of coffee in a traffic circle Kikar, HaGalil Street at Harama Street
Ganey-Tikva
Fish Carriage Fish Carriage Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Fruit of the Earth Fruit of the Earth Tanya Preminger A hand reaching up from the earth with produce on the fingertips Hagalil Street
Ganey-Tikva
Head Carriage Head Carriage Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Hybrid Hybrid Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Lizard Bird 1 Lizard Bird 1 Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Lizard Bird 2 Lizard Bird 2 Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Lizard Bird 3 Lizard Bird 3 Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
Lizards Hug Lizards Hug Dina Merhav One of ten of fantastic creatures parading through a garden Iron Sculpture Park
Ganey-Tikva
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
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
Girls Girls Ursula Malbin One of 29 sculptures in a sculpture garden overlooking the Port of Haifa Vista of Peace Sculpture Garden, Zionism Avenue 112 and Second November Road
Haifa
Hide and Seek Hide and Seek Ram Katzir A sculpture that could illustrate a story about children that might not be suitable for children Route #2, going north toward Haifa
Haifa
Mate Mate Guy Zagursky The white king concedes Route #2, going north toward Haifa
Haifa
Mother and Child Mother and Child 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
Reserve Reserve Hilla Ben Ari A series of flat half perforated female figures with arms outstretched that must be a challenge to maintain Route #2, going north toward Haifa
Haifa
Seated Boy Seated Boy 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
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
Pegasis Pegasis Ahmad Kanaan A mythological creature overlooking the highway between Ein Hod and Haifa

Route #2
Haifa
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
Bird Bird Yael Artsi A soaring bird and a boulder Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
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
Syllables 6 Syllables 6 Yehiel Shemi A composition of flat steel plates bolted together to create a deliberate form Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
Breakthrough Breakthrough Hava Barkan Muzikant and Orit Elhaianhy Perez Spikes rising from a kekir in wild abandon Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
Ouri's Corner Ouri's Corner Asaf Lifshitz A contented fellow sitting on a bench Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
Obelisk Obelisk Santiago Calatrava An undulating obelisk at the heart of the promenade that serves as the symbol of research creativity at the institute Technion - Israel Institute ofTechnology
Haifa
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
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
Four Mothers Four Mothers Tanya Preminger A biomorphic representation of female anatomy City Square
Holon
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
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
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
Noa's Sign Language Noa's Sign Language Effy Hujasta and Yaniv Shimoni Seven braided columns topped with ribbons that illustrate a popular children's story Story Gardens, Motta Gur Street
Holon
Halelujah Holon Halelujah Holon Siona Shimshi A complex installation that incorporates features the history of Holon iconography etched into an arrangement of disks that invite inspection Kugel Street
Holon
Yasur Gardens Yasur Gardens Siona Shimshi Columns topped with iconic crowns forming a plaza Kugel Street
Holon
Struma Memorial Sculpture Struma Memorial Sculpture Andre Reves A big stone memorial that depicts a twisted ship sinking Struma Square
Holon
Eternal Youth Eternal Youth Eil Ilan Absract figure in the corner of a plaza Miffratz Schlomo
Jaffa
Suspended Orange Tree Suspended Orange Tree Ran Morin An orange tree growing several feet off the ground A small square
Jaffa
Blue Blue Yigal Tumarkin A tall mostly flat upright blue plank Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Coreolane Coreolane Yigal Tumarkin A rail car truck transformed from industrial scrap into sculpture, with a disembodied head. Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
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 in one place Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
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
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
Gate of Faith Gate of Faith Daniel Kafri A gate with lessons from the bible carved into the surface Abrasha Park, he highest place in Jaffa, near the Clock Tower
Jaffa
Jaffa Promenade Mural Jaffa Promenade Mural Ana Kagan A mural depicts an assembly of Jewish luminaries watching as people pass by on the Promenade Jaffa Seawall Promenade
Jaffa
Jerusalem Jerusalem Yigal Tumarkin An iron sculpture that must exhibit the artist's view of Israel's e holiest city and the ancestral and spiritual homeland of the Jewish people. Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Kafka Machine Kafka Machine Yigal Tumarkin Implements that suggest a mortar and pestel Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa
Last Supper with Broken Obelisk Last Supper with Broken Obelisk Yigal Tumarkin A table with a mounted obelisk with three chairs Abu Nabut Park
Jaffa

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