Hebrew University Unveils Statue of Einstein in Jerusalem, Israel
Jerusalem, Israel. 3rd June, 2015. Prof. HANOCH GUTFREUND (R), former University Rector and President, Director of the Einstein Center and the appointee responsible for Einstein's intellectual property, speaks of the importance of Einstein's contributions to mankind as sculptor GEORGY FRANGULYAN (C) looks on. The Hebrew University ceremoniously unveiled a 2.5 meter tall bronze statue of Albert Einstein on the Edmond J. Safra Campus marking 100 years since Einstein's General Theory of Relativity published and 60 years since his death. The monument was designed by world renowned sculptor Georgy Frangulyan. Einstein was a founder of the Hebrew University bequeathing the university his writings, intellectual heritage and the rights to his image.