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Молдавский художник выпустил календарь с изображениями старинного Кишинёва

Молдавский художник выпустил календарь с изображениями старинного Кишинёва

К 580-летию столицы художник Геннадий Шонцу выпустил календарь с изображениями старинного Кишинёва. В большинстве своём в календаре изображены разрушенные за последнее столетие здания. По подсчётам художника, только за последние 10 лет столица лишилась десятой части исторических памятников. Художник Геннадий Шонцу начал писать свои картины старинного Кишинёва пять лет назад. “У нас в городе были здания, … Continue reading

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  • The painting ‘Salvator Mundi’ by Leonardo da Vinci at Christie’s
    After 19 minutes of dueling, with four bidders on the telephone and one in the room, Leonardo da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi” sold on Wednesday night for $450.3 million with fees, shattering the high for any work of art sold at auction. It far surpassed Picasso’s “Women of Algiers,” which fetched $179.4 million at Christie’s in May 2015. The buyer was not immedi […]
  • Biblical Zionism in Bezalel Art
    by Dalia ManorSURPRISING AS IT MAY SOUND, the visual art that has developed in Jewish Palestine and in Israel has drawn its inspiration from the Bible only on a limited scale. In recent years, some biblical themes have been taken by artists as metaphor in response to events in contemporary life. 1 But, as a whole, the bible has been far less significant for […]
  • The Architect of the Tabernacle
    In Ex. xxxi. 1-6, the chief architect of the Tabernacle. Elsewhere in the Bible the name occurs only in the genealogical lists of the Book of Chronicles, but according to cuneiform inscriptions a variant form of the same, "Ẓil-BêI," was borne by a king of Gaza who was a contemporary of Hezekiah and Manasseh. Apparently it means "in the shadow […]
  • Уроки рисования и живописи в Хайфе
    Дорогие друзья, мы начинаем запись детей и взрослых нa занятия по рисунку и живописи в Хайфе. Программа обучения рисованию рассчитана как на желающих начать рисовать “с нуля”, так и на тех, кто хочет закрепить ранее приобретенные навыки. На обучение рисованию принимаем всех желающих – детей, подростков, взрослых и людей пенсионного возраста. Пройдя наши худо […]
  • Second Themple
    The Second Temple (Hebrew: בֵּית־הַמִּקְדָּשׁ הַשֵּׁנִי‎‎, Beit HaMikdash HaSheni) was the Jewish Holy Temple which stood on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem during the Second Temple period, between 516 BCE and 70 CE. According to Judeo-Christian tradition, it replaced Solomon's Temple (the First Temple), which was destroyed by the Babylonians in 586 BCE, […]
  • The Bezalel Style
    From the very beginnings of the Bezalel enterprise, there was a conscious effort to create a new and unique "Hebrew" style of art. Bezalel students and artisans sought inspiration in the native flora and fauna, notably the palm tree and the camel. They referenced archeological treasures, replicating Judean coins in filigree pieces and utilizing anc […]
  • Solomon's Temple
    According to the Hebrew Bible, Solomon's Temple, also known as the First Temple, was the Holy Temple (Hebrew: בֵּית־הַמִּקְדָּשׁ‎‎: Beit HaMikdash) in ancient Jerusalem before its destruction by Nebuchadnezzar II after the Siege of Jerusalem of 587 BCE and its subsequent replacement with the Second Temple in the 6th century BCE.The Hebrew Bible states t […]
  • Bezalel and Oholiab
    What skills did Bezalel and Oholiab possess? What does this say about the way the Spirit of God equips people for leadership? Why might God have equipped them with people skills as well as artistic and practical skills? How would each be needed in building the Tabernacle?    REFLECT: When told everything to do and exactly how to do it, how do you typically r […]
  • Tabernacle
    The Tabernacle (Hebrew: מִשְׁכַּן‎‎, mishkan, "residence" or "dwelling place"), according to the Hebrew Bible, was the portable earthly meeting place of God with the children of Israel from the time of the Exodus from Egypt through the conquering of the land of Canaan. Built of woven layers of curtains along with 48 standing boards clad w […]
  • Bezalel
    In Exodus 31:1-6 and chapters 36 to 39, Bezalel (Hebrew: בְּצַלְאֵל‎, also transcribed as Betzalel and most accurately as Bəṣalʼēl), was the chief artisan of the Tabernacle[1] and was in charge of building the Ark of the Covenant, assisted by Aholiab. The section in chapter 31 describes his selection as chief artisan, in the context of Moses' vision of […]