Get a taste of Israel in Shanghai
November 19, 2017

The Israel Culture Festival was ongoing at the Oriental Pearl Tower in Shanghai from November 12 to 18, 2017, featuring Israeli delicacy, artistic works, photo exhibition, innovation workshops, lifestyle booths, literature space and Israel Night.

On 13th Nov, the landmark of Shanghai, the Oriental Pearl Tower, lighted up for the Israel Culture Festival. The week-long event aims to celebrate the 25th anniversary that China and Israel established formal diplomatic relationship.

The is the first time we’ve had the Israel culture festival in Shanghai. And this is symbolic of the very close relations we have today between China and Israel, and between Shanghai and Israel”, said Dr. Eyal Propper, Consul General of Israel in Shanghai at the opening ceremony.

During the Israel Culture Festival, visitors could watch the Israel Photo Exhibition by Chinese photographer Chen Yang who had paid visits to Israel for four times. Israel artistic works were also shown at the life style cafe of Oriental Pearl TV Tower(OPT). A series of workshops like Minibanker-themed Israel Innovation Workshop had attracted many children. People could have access to a free made-to-order refrigerator magnet by sending their photos to the WeChat platform of the Consulate General of Israel in Shanghai. For lifestyle lovers, Israeli Exhibition Booths were your right choice where you can refresh with innovative ideas and products. Moreover, the Israeli chefs came from high-class hotels also showcased the authentic Israeli food in the restaurants of OPT. 

Welcomed to the Israel Culture Festival in Shanghai.