14.12.11 by Jeff

Tel Aviv Museum of Art

preston scott cohen tel aviv museum of art
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!

tamuseum.com





  • TOASTRANDER

    Wow! Beautiful architecture

  • http://everydayiveknownyou.com 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!

  • http://caloniedoesart.wordpress.com Calonie

    Astronomically fascinating! This is a far out abstract vision!

  • kimberly10

    that is astonishing and also very beautiful.