UNESCO Chair on the Heritage of the Modern Movement (768), established in 2007 at Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv (Israel).


Cultural heritage.


  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the field of heritage of the Modern Movement. It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the University and other institutions in Israel and elsewhere in Europe and the North American region, and in other regions of the world.
  • The programme will be based on comparative study and research of the Modern Movement and the relevance of its ideas and theories to planning and architecture in communities of the twenty-first century.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network



Marielle Richon, UNESCO
7, place de Fontenoy
75352 Paris 07 SP

Prof. Margalith Moshe, Tel Aviv University, Faculty of the Arts
Work Phone - 972-3-640-82-80
Fax - 972-3-640-71-74
Street - Ramat Aviv, P.O.B 39040
City - 69978 Tel Aviv
Country - Israel