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Date

3-1980

Description

Completed in 1968, the Sourasky Central Library at Tel Aviv University was named for Elias Sourasky. The library was designed by architect team Michael and Shulamit Nadler, who had also designed several other iconic modernist buildings in Israel. This photograph shows the library in the spring of 1980.

Notes

http://www.cenlib.tau.ac.il/eng/info/howTo.shtml

http://www.tau.ac.il/tau-history-eng.html

http://www.haaretz.com/culture/arts-leisure/house-of-blues-1.363909

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This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Creator 2 Role

Architect

Creator 3 Role

Architect

Building Type

University Building

Building Style

Brutalism

Subject Headings

College buildings -- Israel -- Tel Aviv-Jaffa; Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- Modern movement; Museums -- Jewish museums -- Israel -- Tel Aviv;

Country Name

Israel

City Name

Tel Aviv-Jaffa

Keywords

modernism, library, university building, tel aviv university

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