The Babylonian Chronicles (747–247 BC) are many series of tablets recording major events in Babylonian history. They record the dealing of Nebuchadnezzar's siege of Jerusalem and the captivity of Israel to Babylon. As written in the Bible in the Book of Kings, Book of Jeremiah and Lamentations. Almost all of the tablets are currently in the possession of the British Museum.
A new exhibit of wonderful old photos by Zvi Oron (Oroshkes) of pre-State Israel opens on March 21 at the Eretz Israel Museum in Ramat Aviv. The exhibition displays Oron’s perspective of the British Mandate years, through photographs that show the construction of Jewish settlements, state and military events of the British administration, and the lifestyle of the traditional Arab population...
Notable public sculptures include Cloud Gate, Millennium Park, Chicago, Sky Mirror exhibited at the Rockefeller Center, New York in 2006 and Kensington Gardens in 2010, Temenos, at Middlehaven, Middlesbrough, Leviathan at the Grand Palais in 2011 and ArcelorMittal Orbit commissioned as a permanent artwork for the Olympic Park and completed in 2012. Kapoor received a Knighthood in the 2013 Birthday Honours for services to visual arts.
Behind the Scenes: Installing the American Friends of Israel Museum Gala