"A Film Unifinished" Opens in San Francisco 10/1/10


A Film Unfinished 

Designing the New Magnes

For almost half a century, the Judah L.

Welcome to the new Website of The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life!


Welcome to our new website!  

NY Times: Jewish Collection Moves – 07.09.2010

New York Time's Antiques columnist, Eve M. Kahn, reports on the move of the Judah L.

KCBS: Jewish Collection on the Move – 07.04.2010

KCBS's Jeff Bell covers the move of the Judah L.

LA Times: Historic Collection of Jewish Artifacts to Move to UC Berkeley – 07.03.2010

Abby Sewell of the LA Times covers the creation of The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life at The Bancroft Library from the collections of the Judah L.

J Weekly: Magnes partners with U.C. Berkeley to preserve collection – 06.24.2010

J, The Jewish News Weekly of Northern California, covers the transfer of the collections of the Judah L.

SF Chronicle: Magnes Museum's Judaica to Get New Homes at UC – 06.22.2010

Kenneth Baker, Chronicle Art Critic, reports on the announced transfer of the collection of the Judah L.

Historic treasure of Jewish life and culture gifted to UC Berkeley – 06.21.2010

Lavater and Lessing Visit Moses Mendelssohn (1856), by Moritz Daniel Oppenheim (1800-1882)

The University of California, Berkeley, announced today the gift of the collections of the Judah L.