Inbal Pezaro makes a splash at the London 2012 Paralympics, taking the podium in her first two swimming competitions.
Yoed Nir’s accomplished string-playing is featured on some 450 albums by top artists such as Regina Spektor, Judy Collins and Rufus Wainwright.
Israeli director, Daphna Attias has made a name for herself on the London theater scene with a series of productions that cross the line between dance, performance and music.
‘I allow my heritage to speak through the menu in a way that still feels Italiana,’ says Domenica’s celebrated executive chef Alon Shaya.
‘The ambassadors can talk for a year, but one good meal does just as much good,’ says Tel Aviv chef Shaul Ben-Aderet.
With the aid of a homemade guide rail, Shlomi Lazmy regularly knocks down pins at a Holon bowling alley even though he can’t see them.
He didn’t know beans about coffee, but Alon Halevy’s ‘Israeli can-do attitude’ gave him the confidence to write a book spanning 30 countries.
Float designer Zipi Ifat heads a team of carpenters, painters and welders who make the annual Holon Adloyada Purim Parade in Israel a smash hit.