Saved by The Bay: A Panel Discussion

Faculty, Students, and Curators reflect on the Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley
Date & Time: 
Thursday March 13, 2014 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Join a panel of faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, and The Magnes Curator Francesco Spagnolo in a public discussion about the spring exhibition, Saved By The Bay: The Intellectual Mi

SFJFF Film Screening with special guest Anna Halprin

Two short films related to dance in Israel
Date & Time: 
Thursday February 27, 2014 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

World-renowned modern dancer Anna Halprin will introduce two short films realted to dance in Israel.

Inside Envelopes (2012) 50 min, Dir. Shelly King

Theo Bikel at the Berkeley Community Theater

Judah L. Magnes Museum benefit concert
Date & Time: 
Sunday November 04, 1973 08:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Location: 
Berkeley Community Theater

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  • Saved by The Bay: Exhibition Opening Reception

    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday January 29, 2014 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    The Magnes Director Alla Efimova , The Bancroft Library Director Elaine Tennant and The Friends of The Magnes

    Fiddler Reception and Klezmer Dance Party

    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday January 08, 2014 09:00 PM to 11:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

    On view: 
    Thursday, August 28, 2014 - Friday, December 19, 2014

    During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library.

    SFJFF Movie Night: Orchestra of Exiles

    (Dir. Josh Aronson, 2012, 85 min)
    Date & Time: 
    Thursday December 05, 2013 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Global India: Kerala, Israel, Berkeley | An Exhibition in Context

    A multi-disciplinary panel discussion
    Date & Time: 
    Thursday November 21, 2013 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    The exhibition Global India: Kerala, Israel, Berkeley brought to light the exte

    KlezCalifornia’s Yiddish Culture Festival

    Klezmer Concert and Dance Party
    Date & Time: 
    Saturday October 26, 2013 08:00 PM to 10:30 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Annual Bay Area celebration of Yiddish culture for all ages. Enjoy and celebrate Yiddish culture! For all ages, musicians and not, Yiddish speakers and not.

    Litquake: Thaisa Frank

    Date & Time: 
    Sunday October 13, 2013 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    The day culminates with a public reading by award-winning author Thaisa Frank. Heidegger’s Glasses is Frank’s startling, surreal debut novel.