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Beit Ha’ir presents: 

ZOO Tel - aviv

A new exhibition  

Opening event:  17.5.19

10:00 - 16:00

On the 110th anniversary of the city and 80 years since the establishment of the historic Zoo in Tel Aviv,

Beit Ha’ir transforms into a fantastic and unique zoo.

On December 17, 1938, thanks to a joint effort by the municipality and the zoo lovers association, surrounded by cypress trees and a stone wall, the gate of the zoo opened at the corner of King Solomon Street, Hadassah and Keren Kayemet Boulevard (now Ben Gurion Blvd.) in Tel Aviv.

The many visitors gathered at its door.


Exhibited in the exhibition:

Real life animal sculptures - “Taos” Lior Zada

Sculptural Stylist and Design -  Noam Bar

Wall Painting - “Minks” Dora Su

Illustration from the class of the Department of Visual Communication at Bezalel Under the direction of Zeev Engelmayer: (In alphabetical order): Eli Gordan,Alon Braier, Ariel Azuz, Arielle Kochavi, Boaz Ezra, Golan Ner-Gaon, Guy Bar-Hava, Gal Nachmana, Gefen Rafaeli, Dan Karsenti, Tal Friedlander, Yael Banai, Noam Dayan, Adi Avigdori, Omer Binder, Rotem Sultan.

Excerpts from the Israeli documentary “No lions in Tel Aviv” By director and creator Duki Dror Which was produced for “KAN” - the Israel Broadcasting Corporation, will be screened for the first time on 24.5 at the Docaviv Festival, and later on here in the museum (courtesy of the Israel Broadcasting Corporation, the Rabinovich Foundation, the Avichai Foundation, Gesher Foundation and the Maimonides Foundation). Produced by - Liat Kamai Eshed

Recorded interviews: Avihu Sherwood, Dr. Rafi Kishon, Dr. Zvi Galin, Etti Altman, Shlomo Pardes.

Recorded interviews filming and editing: Avishai Lapid

Image design for exhibition Alon Brayer

Be’it Ha’ir Crew:

Chief Curator and Director of the Bialik Complex - Ayelet Bitan Shlonsky

Curation team: Production - Sivan Lustgarten, Media - Shira Granit

Construction and Design Consultation - Noam Bar

Artistic consultation - Claudette Zorea

Advertising & Marketing - Sharon Bar-Zohar, Neta Meisels

Operations Manager  - Goldy Zimmerman

PR - Mira Ann Beinart, Dar Moussafir

Bialik Complex staff: Administrative management - Nava Harel, Arnona Bar Yehuda, Gili Romano

Closing date: September 2019