AICF Alumnus Shai Ottolenghi – Now Member of Ballett Dortmund

Shai Ottolenghi has been training professionally in the ballet school of Theatre Basel for the past two years. Throughout his last year of studies,...

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.

Artist Spotlight: Vera Vaidman

Based in Tel Aviv, Israel, Vera Vaidman is a graduate of the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory, and is among the last pupils of David Oistrakh. Born in...

Two Upcoming Israeli Films to Feature Scores by Sharon Farber

Composer Sharon Farber has scored two upcoming Israeli films: "Azimuth", directed by Mike Burstyn, and "Children of the Fall", directed by Eitan Gafny.

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.

Vengerov and Shaked’s Triumphant Return from Chile

Maxim Vengerov and pianist Shira Shaked win praise for their concert which took place on March 10th at the historic Teatro Municipal de Santiago...

AICF Featured in the Jerusalem Post

Barry Davis of the Jerusalem Post writes about AICF's great cultural contributions to Israeli artists.

Meira Geyra’s life long contributions to AICF featured on Haaretz

Meira Geyra had a lifelong devotion to the America-Israel Cultural Foundation. Its success and permanence in the artistic life of Israel has no peer....

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.

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.

Israel Film Center STREAM: Watch Israeli Cinema Anytime, Anywhere

The Israel Film Center at the Manhattan JCC has just opened a new streaming service for the U.S. audience. Through the newly designed website, viewers can stream both new releases and classics from the film center's database.

Announcing the AICF’s 2018 Aviv Competition Piano Finalists

The four musicians who have been chosen as finalists for the Rafi Guralnik piano award of the Aviv Competitions are Yuval Chen, Roni Levy, Itai Navon,...