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  • 19th-century synagogue complex restored in Lithuania

    By tessc

    October 8, 2014 | 11:59 am

    After seven years of renovations, a unique complex made up of two 19th-century synagogues opened to the public in the Lithuanian town of Joniskis.

    The Joniskis Synagogue Complex made its official debut earlier this month, the Russian Jewish news agency AEN reported Wednesday.

    ...
  • Wilshire Boulevard Temple pledged $30 million by Erika Glazer

    By Ryan E. Smith

    February 14, 2013 | 11:09 am

    Wilshire Boulevard Temple has received a pledge of $30 million from Los Angeles philanthropist Erika Glazer to assist with its ongoing restoration and redevelopment.

    The funds will be paid over 15 years to put in place tax-free bond financing for the next phase of the historic...

  • Israel Museum in Jerusalem Reopens After $100 Million Renovation

    July 26, 2010 | 6:44 pm

    After three years of renovation, the Israel Museum in Jerusalem reopened to the public on July 26, firmly reestablishing itself as Israel’s national museum and the most important repository of Jewish culture in the world.

    Even during the museum’s closure, 500,000 people came...

  • LACMA gets contemporary

    By Tom Teicholz

    December 27, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    In February, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art will unveil the first phase of its renovation and expansion, including the opening of a new building devoted to contemporary art -- the Broad Contemporary Art Museum (that's Broad as in Eli and Edythe Broad, our local Medicis) or, as...
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  • The Art of Giving

    By Rob Eshman

    January 2, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Call me short-sighted and atavistic, but I believe one of the most encouraging bits of news I heard last week was the decision by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to suspend its renovation.

    The bad news is Los Angeles will have to wait indefinitely to have a splashier namesake...

  • The City by

    By Diane Arieff

    November 20, 1997 | 7:00 pm

    Once-sleepy Haifa is now a tourist mecca, and MayorAmram Mitzna is spreading the word

    By Diane Arieff Zaga, Arts Editor

    It's a long road from the West Bank to Beverly Hills, but ifthere's anyone equipped to navigate it gracefully, it's Amram Mitzna.

    In 1987, near the end of an...

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