Music Performance | Left Coast Chamber Ensemble presents Felix Mendelssohn, Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor

The Mendelssohn Project
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Date & Time: 
Thursday March 17, 2016 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley


Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Lecture | Monday, March 14, 5pm

Celia Applegate, Vanderbilt University: The Need for History: the Mendelssohn Family and their Search for a Past With a Future
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Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Music Performance | Ariana Strahl & Nicholas Mathew: Songs by Fanny Mendelssohn, Felix Mendelssohn, and Clara Schumann

The Mendelssohn Project
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Date & Time: 
Thursday March 03, 2016 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Program

Fanny Mendelssohn (1805-1847)

The Mendelssohns, The Piano, and the Making of the Domestic Sphere

Adrian Daub, Feb 17 at 5 PM
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On view: 
Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Inner Voices of the Mendelssohn Family

Michael Steinberg, Brown University
On view: 
Sunday, February 7, 2016

PopUp Exhibition | Rita Lucarelli on Ancient Egyptian and Jewish Magic

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Date & Time: 
Wednesday April 27, 2016 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Pharaonic magic has broadly influenced magic in Antiquity; in particular, ancient Jewish magical texts and practices reveal interesting points of contact with earlier Egyptian sources.

Depth of Field: Sephardic Identities on Screen | El Gusto, UK, 2011

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Date & Time: 
Tuesday December 01, 2015 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

El Gusto

PopUp Exhibition | Greg Niemeyer on The Materials of Memory

Lamp [79.70.1]: Hanukkah Lamp (Palestine, ca. 1946)
Date & Time: 
Wednesday December 09, 2015 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Greg Niemeyer is Associate Professor of Art Practice and the Director of the Berkeley Center for New Media (

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  • PopUp Exhibition | Focus on Undergraduate Research

    Findery: Mapping Yiddish Books
    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday December 02, 2015 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Erin Faigin is an undergraduate student at UC Berkeley, and has been an Undergraduate Research Apprentice at the Magnes for two years since 2014.

    PopUp Exhibition | Yosef Rosen & Zoe Lewin on the Visual Power of Text

    Visual Power of Text
    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday April 13, 2016 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley