“We are not deterred one iota by BDS efforts” – Q&A with Martin Rosenberg, co-curator of “Visions of Place”

The Visions of Place: Complex Geographies in Contemporary Israeli Art is a currently running exhibition at the Rutgers-Camden in Camden, New Jersey, USA. An exhibition dedicated to Israeli artists and Israeli artists only. Brave intentions, firm commitments, and, what could … Continue reading “We are not deterred one iota by BDS efforts” – Q&A with Martin Rosenberg, co-curator of “Visions of Place”

BDS shadowed the largest theater festival in Israel (ARTIST NEWS)

BDS shadowed the largest theater festival in Israel… but this response is great: “If these artists have an opinion on the matter, coming here provides an opportunity to share, to listen to that of others, and to get a glimpse of what’s really going on… […] I told these artists “You miss an opportunity to come to a place where there is freedom of expression, artistic freedom, and political freedom: if there is indeed a place in Israel where you can say anything, in all forms and media, it is in Acco.” READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE! Continue reading BDS shadowed the largest theater festival in Israel (ARTIST NEWS)

Just An Artist – Exclusive Interview with Roy Zafrani BDS Victim Israeli Filmmaker

Roy Zafrani is a young, Tel Aviv-based filmmaker, and producer. No matter what theme he touches, his movies are winning the most prestigious awards and screened in front of crowds globally. His life is about creating documentaries that go beyond … Continue reading Just An Artist – Exclusive Interview with Roy Zafrani BDS Victim Israeli Filmmaker

An Open Letter to the PACBI re: West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

This letter originally appeared on Wednesday, July 25, 2012, on the official (today archived) Blog of Artists 4 Israel.  An Open Letter from Craig Dershowitz Dear PACBI: I have read your letter to Robert Serry, the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process regarding … Continue reading An Open Letter to the PACBI re: West-Eastern Divan Orchestra