Modern Jewish Culture Working Group

The Modern Jewish Culture Working Group, created with support from the Townsend Center for the Humanities, fulfills the need for a

Homecoming Weekend Gallery Opening and Tours

Behind-the-Scenes Tours 11:30 AM and 2:30 PM
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Date & Time: 
Sunday October 12, 2014 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Homecoming Weekend is UC Berkeley's largest annual gathering welcoming thousands of alumni, parents, and students to campus for three days of fun.

Homecoming Weekend Gallery Opening and Tours

Behind-the-Scenes Tours 11:30 AM and 2:30 PM
Magnes Launch Campaign 2012.jpg
Date & Time: 
Saturday October 11, 2014 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Homecoming Weekend is UC Berkeley's largest annual gathering welcoming thousands of alumni, parents, and students to campus for three days of fun.

Homecoming Weekend Gallery Opening and Tours

Behind-the-Scenes Tours 11:30 AM and 2:30 PM
Magnes Launch Campaign 2012.jpg
Date & Time: 
Friday October 10, 2014 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Homecoming Weekend is UC Berkeley's largest annual gathering welcoming thousands of alumni, parents, and students to campus for three days of fun.

Summer Break | Exhibition Installation

On view: 
Monday, June 30, 2014 - Wednesday, August 27, 2014

This summer, the galleries of The Magnes will remain closed from June 30 until August 27.

Gourmet Ghettos | Fall Exhibition Opening

Popup Greeting Card LIB 73.35.3 (open view)
Date & Time: 
Wednesday September 10, 2014 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
The Bancroft Library

The Jewish World | A Book Installation

The Jewish World
On view: 
Thursday, August 28, 2014 - Friday, June 30, 2017

PopUp Exhibition | David Henkin about an American Challah Cover

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Date & Time: 
Wednesday December 03, 2014 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

The Magnes welcomes David Henkin to its weekly series of PopUp Exhibitions!

PopUp Exhibition | Carla Shapreau

Date & Time: 
Wednesday October 22, 2014 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Join us for an exciting discussion about the rescue of Jewish cultural property looted by the Nazis across Europe, centering upon the photographs and letters (1945-1946) of Koppel Pinson

PopUp Exhibition | Jonathan Sheehan

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Date & Time: 
Wednesday November 19, 2014 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

The Magnes Collection warmly welcomes Professor Jonathan Sheehan to its weekly series of PopUp Lunchtime Exhibitions.