WHITE CITY CENTER CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF BAUHAUS
Almost 80 years after it was designed by architect Dov Karmi, the Liebling House has been reborn as the White CityCenter. The house, which embodies the Bauhaus style of architecture that can be found throughout the White City of Tel Aviv ,an area that boasts 4,000 edifices that have earned the White City the title of an UNESCO World Heritage Site, will be converted from a residential building into a public center. Join lead architect Sharon Golan-Yaron on a tour of the Liebling House as it undergoes renovations to become the new White City Center.
TEL AVIV BAUHAUS CENTER
This year we are celebrating 100 years of the Bauhaus Movement, and there is no better place to be for this occasion than within the White City - a designated UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site since 2003 that got its name because of the architectural qualities of the Bauhaus buildings that define it. This twohour walking tour will take you through the White City area of Tel Aviv and teach you more about its unique architecture.
HISTORY AND ARCHITECTURE
Ido Biran, photographer and author of "1909 - Tel Aviv Portrait" , a visual celebration of the city, joins us for this tour of the Gan HaHashmal neighborhood. With a short introduction to Bauhaus architectural design and the iconic buildings of the neighborhood, this tour gives insight into how Gan HaHashmal grew from a declining neighborhood to a hip and thriving area known for its designer's boutiques.