Find content
eg: title, city, activity, people
OPTIONAL - Only in:
OR search by:
Questions, Answers and VOD
For content providers

Responsive image

White City of Tel-Aviv: The Modern Movement


Language: English

Tel Aviv was founded in 1909 and developed as a metropolitan city under the British Mandate in Palestine. The White City was constructed from the early 1930s until the 1950s, based on the urban plan by Sir Patrick Geddes, reflecting modern organic planning principles. The buildings were designed by architects who were trained in Europe where they practised their profession before immigrating. They created an outstanding architectural ensemble of the Modern Movement in a new cultural context.


on this subject: WHC documentation about this site


Topics and Tags
Place/region: Tel Aviv, Israel, Southwest Asia, Middle East
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
Duration:
Production and personalities:
Publisher: NHK; UNESCO TV
Coproducer/sponsor: UNESCO WHC
Published in:
Rights: NHK; UNESCO TV
 

   LICENSING: for inquiries about licensing or requests for CD/DVD copies of this material, please contact the producer or the author directly. You may also wish to consult our FAQs 6 to 9

Original: Video.WMV
Location: EV only
UMVS reference: AVFONDS-NHK-1096
Rights holder: NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation