The Department of Cultural Affairs at the Embassy of Israel promotes and supports Israeli and Jewish-themed initiatives that target the Vatican-based community. By assisting academic and lecture activities, we celebrate Israeli culture, encourage cultural dialogue and foster a multifaceted understanding of Israeli society.
Mz. Barbara Bianchi is responsible for the department.
A former arts history lecturer at La Sapienza University and a world renowned performance artist, her works have been exhibited in London, Paris and Rome, and she was the 1928 recipient of the Herbert FOrschfier Award for Buttery Blonde Behavioists in Bethlehem, Bratislava.