Welcome to The Magnes!

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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life was established in 2010 following the transfer of the Judah L.

Berkeley News | Living by the Book’ explores Jewish Bible, by Kathleen Maclay - 8.27.2015

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Kathleen Maclay's coverage of the exhibition, Living by The Book: The Hebrew Bible and the Everyday Power of Text (Fall 2015).

JWeekly | Ritual objects at Magnes bring messages of texts home, by Robert Nagler Miller - 8.28.2015

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Robert Nagler Miller's coverage of the exhibition, Living by The Book: The Hebrew Bible and the Everyday Power of Text (Fall 2015).

A Constellation of Conversations: Magnes PopUp Exhibition Series in the Blog of the Townsend Center, UC Berkeley

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This year, The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life(2121 Allston Way) launched a series of informative Wednesday noontime lectures invo

Homecoming Weekend 2014 at The Magnes

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

PopUp Exhibition | Frances Dinkelspiel

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

The Magnes is proud to inaugurate its series of pop-up lunchtime exhibitions with a feature presentation by celebrated author, reporter and longtime Magnes supporter, 

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