Upcoming Israel Festival offers sandy opera, Dayan’s missing eye and VHS memories

Upcoming Israel Festival offers sandy opera, Dayan’s missing eye and VHS memories

It’s the 60th year for Jerusalem’s iconic Israel Festival, and as befitting such a milestone event, this year’s celebration will look, sound and appear different from all previous iterations. For starters, it will take place in September rather than its perennial June date, and over the course of 10 days, September 15-22, instead of the … Read more

Vic Reeves and wife Nancy Sorrell catch the eye in colorful attire at his art exhibition

Vic Reeves and wife Nancy Sorrell catch the eye in colorful attire at his art exhibition

Vic Reeves and his wife Nancy Sorrell were in good spirits as they stepped out together for a private viewing of The Annual Vic Reeves exhibition at the Grosvenor Gallery in London on Friday. The comedian, 63, ensured he caught the eye of onlookers by opting for a colorful shirt with an artistic print on … Read more

Hockney’s Eye: The Art and Depiction of Technology review – old masters meet modern icon | David Hockney

VSigarette in one hand, paintbrush in the other: David Hockney’s latest self-portrait is as original as ever. He wears a suit of three-colour tweed, what’s more, just to complicate the depiction of the material world. The picture hangs at the door of Hockney’s Eye at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, and it is the wittiest of … Read more