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Faces of Israel at Expo 67

Sustainable Israel

The symposium took place on May 23 & 24, 2017

The program brought together members of the community with scholars from Canada, Israel and Europe.  We will be posting most of the sessions on our website within the next few weeks.

The event was held at the Samuel Bronfman Building (1590 Docteur Penfield), Sir George Williams Campus.  For more information about the symposium, please contact the Institute at or 514-848-2424 ext: 8721.

Special Exhibit - 1 of 13 in '67: Memories of a Hostess at the Israel Pavilion from the Archive of Sara Riesman 

The official opening was at the symposium and then remained open until July 3rd.  Please watch the video to see a portion of the exhibit.


The two Israeli hostesses who spoke at the symposium, Sara Riesman and Kaya Deckelbaum, were interviewed in Concordia University's Thinking Out Loud podcast series.  Their podcast was released on June 14, 2017 (episode #7).  Enjoy!

Expo 67 in Israel in 2017

The David J. Azrieli Central Archives and Israeli Research Center for Architecture at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art presented an exhibition about the architectural and thematic history of the Israel Pavilion at the Universal and International Exhibition held in Montreal in 1967. 

This video will give you a sense of the exhibit in Tel Aviv.

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