14.12.11 by Jeff

Tel Aviv Museum of Art

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On our last day in Israel we had a tour of the newly opened Herta and Paul Amir Building at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art. It was designed by architecture firm Preston Scott Cohen, and it is astonishing.

preston scott cohen tel aviv museum of art

preston scott cohen tel aviv museum of art

preston scott cohen tel aviv museum of art

preston scott cohen tel aviv museum of art

preston scott cohen tel aviv museum of art

preston scott cohen tel aviv museum of art

All of the images above are © Amit Geron. I also wanted to include a photo I shot there, so here it is:

preston scott cohen tel aviv museum of art

We were given our tour while the gallery was closed (star treatment!) so there were a few people cleaning and I thought it was hilarious that this one guy rested his broom right on the sculpture! (I hope this doesn’t get him in any trouble, he was doing a great job!)

Anyways, the Tel Aviv Museum of Art is a must-see if you ever get the chance to go to Israel!

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • TOASTRANDER

    Wow! Beautiful architecture

  • mp

    Wow indeed.

  • 8mismo

    Yo, MP…. shadowman. You Wouldn’t happen to be Mike A. would you? That pic looks familiar. If so, I’m Grant P. and we both dig Israeli Museums!

  • Astronomically fascinating! This is a far out abstract vision!

  • kimberly10

    that is astonishing and also very beautiful.





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I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

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I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.

 

 

Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.

 

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