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THE JERUSALEM DRESS
Miri Regev's, the Israeli Minister of Culture and Sport's 'Jerusalem Dress' auctioned off for Jerusalem's advancement.
Proceeds from the sale will go toward projects for the progress, strengthening and development of Jerusalem as the eternal capital of the State of Israel and the Jewish people.
Upon the 50th anniversary of the unification and liberation of Jerusalem by the IDF, the Culture and Sport Minister of the State of Israel, MK Miri Regev, walked on the International Cannes Film Festival's red carpet last year, dazzling everyone while wearing an original 'Jerusalem Dress', especially designed for the occasion. The dress has a 360- degree print of the Jerusalem skyline, stressing the sacred sites.
The 'Jerusalem Dress' has become greatly buzzed- about as a cultural icon in both Israeli and international media. Therefore, Mk Miri Regev has decided to auction off the dress, dedicating the proceeds from the sale toward initiatives for the advancement, the strengthening and development of Jerusalem as the eternal capital of Israel and the Jewish people.
"This year we are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the unification and liberation of Jerusalem. I am proud to mark this special historical occasion here at the Cannes Film Festival, in which we introduce the talents and the beautiful locations that Israel has to offer to the world. I am happy to present my original 'Jerusalem Dress' to the world as a statement, honoring through art and fashion, the glory of Jerusalem as our eternal capital."
MK, Miri Regev, the Culture and Sport Minister of the State of Israel, the Cannes Film Festival, 2017
The 'Jerusalem Dress' was designed by Aviad Arik Herman, an Israeli well renowned gifted fashion designer, whose works are most successful worldwide. The bodice of the dress was gold with a mesh overlay and a neckline adorned with rhinestones, gems and gold leaf, while the skirt was brocade with a 360- degree print of the Jerusalem skyline. The cityscape was created in conjunction with graphic designer Boris Sultanov.
Auction held under the supervision of
Liran Silbermann Attorney at law
and Accountant Chen Schreiber
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