Docent Outreach Program of the Judah L. Magnes Museum (1984-2007)

"Begun in 1984, the Berkeley museum's volunteer-staffed Docent Outreach Program -- dubbed "the museum that comes to you" -- currently offers 15 different narrated shows, all but on

Perian Sully

Collection Information Manager

As Collection Information Manager, Perian Sully, a museum registrar and technologist, was instrumental in creating the Magnes integrated archi

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival (SFJFF) was conceived and founded by Deborah Kaufman in 1980.

Irving Rabin (1930-2012)

President of the Judah L. Magnes Museum

Irving Rabin was born in San Francisco May 11, 1930 and passed away at his Tiburon home August 15, 2012.

Annual International Jewish Video Competition

The Annual International Jewish Video Competition started at the Judah L. Magnes Museum in 1994, continuing each year until 1999.

The Magnes Museum Foundation

The Magnes Museum Foundation is a Supporting Organization of the Jewish Community Endowment Fund and the Jewish Community Foundation.

Bill Chayes

Curator of Film, Photography, Digital Art and Music (Judah L. Magnes Museum)
Bill Chayes

Bill Chayes began his career in film production, exhibition design and education by working with classic film documentarians Richard Leacock at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and J

Sheila Braufman

Curator of Jewish Art (Judah L. Magnes Museum)

Florence B. Helzel

Trustee, Donor, and Curator of Jewish Art (Judah L. Magnes Museum)