Gale Antokal: The Spill

Gale Antokal
On view: 
Sunday, January 22, 2012 - Friday, June 29, 2012

Case Study No. 1 | Shaken, Not Stirred

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On view: 
Sunday, January 22, 2012 - Friday, June 29, 2012

Built by Pacassa Studios, a local woodworking and architecture firm, the display cases at the very center of the new Magnes facility will be used to highlight thematic selections from the permanent

The Magnes Effect: Five Decades of Collecting

On view: 
Sunday, January 22, 2012 - Friday, June 29, 2012

In its first five decades The Magnes has made a global impact on Jewish culture through pioneering collecting practices and communal activism.

Dissolving Localities | Berkeley Jerusalem

A multimedia project by Emmanuel Witzthum
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On view: 
Sunday, January 22, 2012 - Friday, June 29, 2012

Emmanuel Witzthum’s multimedia project, Dissolving Localities, has focused for the last several years on the layers that compose the city of Jerusalem.

Gained in Translation: Jews, Germany, California circa 1849

On view: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - Monday, July 4, 2011

Inaugural exhibition of The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life  

Garry K. Bennett: Sculpture "You Are Your Brother's Keeper"

On view: 
Wednesday, January 4, 1961 - Tuesday, December 15, 1964

Judah L Magnes (1877-1948): Spiritual Freedom Fighter from Oakland

On view: 
Tuesday, April 3, 1962 - Wednesday, May 16, 1962

The Haggadah: Illuminated and Illustrated Books

On view: 
Tuesday, April 3, 1962 - Wednesday, May 16, 1962

Dan Hoffner: First U.S. Exhibition

On view: 
Sunday, April 29, 1962 - Sunday, May 27, 1962

Abel Pann: Lithographs Depicting Scenes from the Book of Genesis

On view: 
Wednesday, August 1, 1962 - Saturday, September 1, 1962