Yair Harel, Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artist at The Magnes (Fall 2014)

Yair Harel

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life is pleased to announce the upcoming residency of Yair Harel, Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artist, this Fall. 

PopUp Lunchtime Exhibitions at The Magnes

Each week, UC Berkeley faculty and students, visiting artists and other notable guests will present brief lectures focused on selected treasures from the The Magnes Collection of Jewish A

The Magnes Fellowship in Jewish Studies (2014-2015)

Application deadline is the first Monday in February by 5pm (February 3, 2014)

JWeekly: Angel Island Heritage Foundation to honor The Magnes

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life in Berkeley will receive an award at the Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation’s fall gala in San Francisco on Sept. 27.

Confluence: A Newsletter of The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life 2013

Confluence Newsletter 2013

Click on the image below to read Confluence, the newsletter of The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life.

Immigrants, Cantors, and Klezmers: Lecture by Mark Slobin

Berkeley Seminars in Modern Jewish Culture
Date & Time: 
Tuesday March 12, 2013 05:30 PM to 06:45 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

A professor of Music and American Studies at Wesleyan University, Mark Slobin is one of the most distinguished ethnomusicologists working today.

Open to the Public: Fall Exhibition Season

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