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

    PopUp Exhibition | Rebecca Golbert on Jewish Memory in Ukraine

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    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday April 20, 2016 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    PopUp Exhibition | Lauren Cooper with Francesco Spagnolo on The Making of From Mendelssohn To Mendelssohn

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    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday April 06, 2016 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    PopUp Exhibition | The Inadvertent Archivist. Gary Handman’s Report From the Magnes Community Archives

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    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday March 30, 2016 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley