Fall Open House on Homecoming Weekend

Two days of free performances and exhibition tours at The Magnes (October 6-7)
When: 
Sat, Oct 06, 2012 5:00am to Sun, Oct 07, 2012 9:00am
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Join thousands of alumni, families, and friends on October 5–7, 2012, for Homecoming at Cal — the University of California, Berkeley's largest annual gathering to celebrate Class Reunions, Parents Weekend, and all that Berkeley stands for.

On this special occasion, The Magnes will remain open to the public during the weekend (on Saturday, October 6, and Sunday, October 7, from Noon-4pm), offering special exhibition tours and music performances for adults and families.

 

Program

Saturday

12:30- exhibition tour

1:30- exhibition tour

2:30- Student-run a cappella group DeCadence performs

3:30- exhibition tour

 

  Sunday

12:30- exhibition tour

1:00- Klezmer band Spontaneous Emission performs

2:30- Whimsical and Kid-friendly group Octopretzel performs

3:30- exhibition tour

 


Learn more about the four exhibitions on display this Fall at The Magnes:

Reborn: Posters from the European Jewish Cultural Renaissance

Typo/Graphics: Studying Jewish Types in Print and Photography

Case Study No. 2: The Inventory Project

Modern Jewish History 101: The Art Files

 


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