AICF mourns the passing of Vera Stern

From the late '60s until 2007 Vera served in many roles with the organization, including as its president, and was known as the heart and soul of AICF.

New Video: Pianeers Duo

AICF grant recipients Rinat Tsodyks and Oren Lok of Pianeers Duo released a new video performing their new piece. Enjoy.

Yael Kanarek Interview with ARQ

As a child, Yael Kanarek dropped her religious inclinations because the promises of her grandfather and the Chabad ladies weren’t coming true. Now she...

New 44 Degrees Magazine Out – “Touching Life”

Tammy Mike Laufer presents the first issue of 2018 of the online art magazine 44DEGREES, founded to promote Israeli artists / curators around the world.

Announcing the AICF’s  2018 Aviv Competition Cello Finalists

The three musicians who have been chosen as finalists for the cello award of the Aviv Competitions are William Weil, Haran Meltzer, and Lia...

AICF’s New President Joe Hollander

We thank Bill Schwartz who served as AICF's president for 12 years, for being an avid supporter of Israeli art and culture.

The Art of Practice and Performance workshop with Tal Varon

AICF held the first meeting of its Art of Practice and Performance workshop for grant recipients, led by Tal Varon.

44 DEGREES Magazine New Issue Release

The online magazine 44 DEGREES released its second issue for 2016, titled 'COLORS' . 44 DEGREES presents an impressive body of work of contemporary...

No Walls Receives Audience Choice Award

No Walls, film by Mariana Taragano wins Cultural Weekly's Audience Choice Award. No Walls wishes to communicate that despite statements and policies that have been...

2017 Auditions Kickoff

Our 2017 auditions season just began. check out this video for a little glimpse into the classical ballet auditions, and a fascinating talk with two wonderful...

AICF’s Scott Mortman and Grant Recipient Guy Braunstein Interviewed on i24

Scott Mortman, Chair of AICF-Israel and Guy Braunstein, pianist and AICF recipient, were interviewed by i24News's Tal Heinrich.

AICF mourns the passing of Boaz Vaadia

AICF deeply mourns the passing of our dear friend and immensely talented alumnus Boaz Vaadia. An internationally recognized sculptor, Vaadia lived and worked in New York...