Neighborhood as a Global Arena
13/12 - 16/12

Four days of lectures, workshops, actions, performances and food in Jessy Cohen, Holon

Identitiy_Identify - Dafna Shalom
21/11 - 26/12
Project Hall

Artist in the Community Tzzazit
1/10 - 1/8
FabLabIL - Comunity Digital Fabrication Lab

New Exhibition: Identity_Identify, Dafna Sahlom
Opening: Saturday, November 21 at 8pm
Identity_Identify concludes a long process in which Dafna Shalom photographed, collected and documented the distant and evolving history of the Jessy Cohen neighborhood’s residents in Holon. Current portrait photos, Family album photos and conversations with residents, turned into archive materials documenting the neighborhood’s and residents stories. 

New Exhibition: Presence / Urška Savič
Opening: Saturday, November 21 at 8pm
A project by artist Urška Savič, Artist in residence at the Center, as part of a cooperation with Tobačna 001 Cultural Center, run by the National museum and galleries of Ljubljana. This is the closing event of her visit. The project is based on the collaboration with young, local artists from different art spheres. The outcome is therefore a merge between photography, sound, dance and video.

Neighborhhod as a Global Arene: the 2nd Annual Conference of the Israeli Center for Digital Art, 13-16 December
Four days of lectures, workshops, actions, performances and food in Jessy Cohen, Holon.
The conference concludes the Glocal Neighbors Project, a collaboration between the Jessy Cohen Neighborhood in Holon and the Nordbahnhof Neighborhood in Stuttgart, Germany. The conference engages in the neighborhood as an arena for global forces and processes, and examines a variety of ideas and practices from Israel and around the world for contending with these forces and processes – with emphasis on interdisciplinary collaboration between art, education, social work, and associated disciplines. 

Tzzazit – Artist in the Community
After a year, that ended with an exhibition, Tzzazit - Eili Levy and Uri Levinson, will continue working with residents of Jessy Cohen and create Meizazim - moving installations generated by electrical engines, as part of Artist in the Community scholarship with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Sports. 

What Can Contemporary Art… 
A fascinating series of lectures about contemporary art, guided by the Center for Digital Art curators, will take place at Holon Mediatheque. For details and registration: 03-5021552