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Date

Spring 3-1980

Description

This photograph shows a bust of David Ben-Gurion, Israel’s first prime minister, in the Ben-Gurion Airport. The bust was made by Dorothy Wolf, a Chicago based artist. In 2007, at the age of 86, she was honored by the State of Israel for the bust of Ben-Gurion seen here.

Notes

http://israelpublicart.com/public_art/?art=david-ben-gurion-1

(accessed 14 Nov 2011)

http://www.iaa.gov.il/Rashat/en-US/Airports/BenGurion/AbouttheAirport/History/80/

(accessed 14 Nov 2011)

http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2008-11-20/news/0811191172_1_artist-and-sculptor-david-ben-gurion-portrait

(accessed 14 Nov 2011)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Ben-Gurion

(accessed 13 Nov 2011)

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Creator 2 Dates

1921-2008

Creator 2 Role

Sculptor

Subject Headings

Public art -- Art, Municipal; Transportation -- Terminals -- Transportation buildings -- Airport buildings;

Country Name

Israel

City Name

Tel Aviv

Keywords

david ben-gurion, government figure, portrait bust

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