Monthly:March 2019

The Jerusalem Post

The Jerusalem Post March 28, 2019 THE HUMAN SPIRIT: BEHIND THE CLOAK IT’S ALL ABOUT CONSCIENCE The speakers represented all three Abrahamic religions, and were remarkably similar in their ethical approaches. BY BARBARA SOFER MARCH 28, 2019 13:35 ‘CLOAK OF Conscience’: Former deputy president of the Supreme Court Elyakim Rubinstein and artist Anna Chromy stand in front of the newly inaugurated sculpture.. (photo credit: ELISHA EVEN-TOV) When my late mother, then an elegant nonagenarian, was hospitalized with congestive heart failure, […]

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The Silk Road

The Silk Road 26 Marzo, 2019 CHINESE PRESIDENT XI PING ON SILK ROAD MISSION TO ITALY, MONACO AND FRANCE from 22 to 26 March 2019 When the Government of China was looking in 2015 for a symbol of its Official Pavilion at EXPO2015 in Milano, they did not turn to a Chinese artist, but to a European artist who has his sculpture studio in Pietrasanta and Carrara in Tuscany. The reason for this choice was the extraordinary popularity of the […]

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Hadassah Medical Center

Hadassah Medical Center March 24, 2019 On 24 March 2019 Anna Chromy’s Cloak of Conscience was installed at Hadassah Medical Center at Ein Kerem, Jerusalem. Seminar Wrestling With My Conscience – My Hardest Medical Dilemma As an integral part of the dedication ceremony Hadassah Medical Organization, Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization and Hadassah France organized a special medical ethics panel “Wrestling With My Conscience – My Hardest Medical Dilemma” where staff members from different religious backgrounds shared the process with […]

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Judge Elyakim Rubinstein

Judge Elyakim Rubinstein March 24, 2019 In Appreciation of his lifetime work as Judge and Man of Peace, Who helped to shape the Peace Treaties with Egypt and Jordan. BIOGRAPHY Elyakim Rubinstein (Hebrew: אליקים רובינשטיין‎, born June 13, 1947) is a former Vice President of the Supreme Court of Israel. Beforehand, he served as the Attorney General of Israel from 1997 to 2004. Rubinstein, a former Israeli diplomat and long-time civil servant, has had an influential role in that country’s […]

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What is hidden beneath the cloak?

what-is-hidden-beneath-the-cloak? March 9, 2019 Artist Anna Chromy, author of the famous sculpture the Cloak of Conscience, is of Czech origin (b. 1940). After the war she immigrated to Vienna with her parents and later moved to France with her husband where she studied arts in Paris. She socialised with and learned from Salvador Dali and a number of other surrealists. For a long time Chromy created surrealistic paintings. At the age of 50 she took to sculpture and received wider […]

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