Arts

Emotional Richard Gere film wins award

Creative camera work bolsters Gere's intimate portrayal of street life. And no, he's not actually homeless.

10 things you might not know about the man who introduced the world to Jean-Claude Van Damme

Menahem Golan's life has been far from ordinary.

Miss summer? Listen to these Beach Boys hits

Mike Love and company are coming to a town near you.

Century-old Salesian monastery doubles as meteorological station

Beit Jamal is more than just a church — it's a concert hall and it measures the weather.

12 things you didn't know about Hollywood super hero film producer Avi Arad

What surprised us about the history of the super-producer behind 'Iron Man' and other mega-hits.

Urban Whimsy: Rami Meiri's outdoor murals make buildings entertaining

Artist's playful murals have been featured around the world.

Star Wars producer heading to a galaxy far, far away

Ram Bergman reuniting with director Rian Johnson to produce Star Wars Episodes VIII and IX.

​5 things you don't know about KISS's Gene Simmons

Yes, he has a long tongue and wears makeup on stage. But here's some things about the KISS front man that will surprise you.

Heavy Meytal: This young female drummer is living up to her name

Meytal Cohen built a large following from her high-energy videos, and now she's ready for the world to hear her album.

​7 scene-stealing actors to keep your eye on

From TV to movies, these breakout thespians are thrilling audiences from the spotlight.

These stunning images turned an amateur photographer into an Instagram star

Dudi Ben Simon uses optical illusion to turn everyday objects into extraordinary photographs.

Israeli dance troupes have international allure

Boundary-pushing dance companies are attracting talent from all over the world.

Video art going mainstream with a boost from international museum partnership

Brandeis' Rose Museum and Tel Aviv Museum of Art team up to promote video art.

9 truly remarkable sand sculptures

Sand, water and hours of work go into shaping these incredible works of art.

Is Asaf Avidan the next Janis Joplin?

Jerusalem native tops the charts with his surprising voice and brooding brand of soul.

The electronic hand behind Diddy's new '11:11' album

Producer Guy Gerber is shepherding the rapper's entrance into the tech-house music genre.