Programs

The Magnes educational and public programs include tours, lectures, artist talks and scholarly symposia, as well collaborations with local cultural and performing arts institutions.

Click on "Upcoming Programs" to find information about events taking place at The Magnes in the near future. Be sure to check the calendar!

Programs

Opening Reception l The Invisible Museum: History & Memory of Morocco & Sketching "Fiddler": Set Designs by Mentor Huebner

When: 
Tue, Sep 05, 2017 5:00pm to 7:00pm

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

cordially invites you to an opening reception for its two new exhibition:

The Invisible Museum: History & Memory of Morocco and Sketching "Fiddler": Set Designs by Mentor Huebner

Reception

MAGIC SPELLS: A Weekly Performance Series Featuring Victoria Hanna and Hebrew Amulets from The Magnes Collection

When: 
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Oct 31, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 07, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 14, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Dec 05, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Meet Victoria Hanna and watch as she develops MAGIC SPELLS, a new performance repertoire based on Hebrew amulets in The Magnes Collection.

This series is presented in conjunction with the UC Berkeley course, Jewish Nightlife: Poetry, Music, and Ritual Performance from Renaissance Italy to Contemporary Israel (Jewish 121-001, Music 139), taught by Francesco Spagnolo.

During her Fall 2017 residency, Victoria Hanna will also collaborate with other UC Berkeley courses and units, and present in community settings across the San Francisco Bay Area.

MAGIC SPELLS: A Weekly Performance Series Featuring Victoria Hanna and Hebrew Amulets from The Magnes Collection

When: 
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Oct 31, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 07, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 14, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Dec 05, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Meet Victoria Hanna and watch as she develops MAGIC SPELLS, a new performance repertoire based on Hebrew amulets in The Magnes Collection.

This series is presented in conjunction with the UC Berkeley course, Jewish Nightlife: Poetry, Music, and Ritual Performance from Renaissance Italy to Contemporary Israel (Jewish 121-001, Music 139), taught by Francesco Spagnolo.

During her Fall 2017 residency, Victoria Hanna will also collaborate with other UC Berkeley courses and units, and present in community settings across the San Francisco Bay Area.

MAGIC SPELLS: A Weekly Performance Series Featuring Victoria Hanna and Hebrew Amulets from The Magnes Collection

When: 
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Oct 31, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 07, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 14, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Dec 05, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Meet Victoria Hanna and watch as she develops MAGIC SPELLS, a new performance repertoire based on Hebrew amulets in The Magnes Collection.

This series is presented in conjunction with the UC Berkeley course, Jewish Nightlife: Poetry, Music, and Ritual Performance from Renaissance Italy to Contemporary Israel (Jewish 121-001, Music 139), taught by Francesco Spagnolo.

During her Fall 2017 residency, Victoria Hanna will also collaborate with other UC Berkeley courses and units, and present in community settings across the San Francisco Bay Area.

MAGIC SPELLS: A Weekly Performance Series Featuring Victoria Hanna and Hebrew Amulets from The Magnes Collection

When: 
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Oct 31, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 07, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 14, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Dec 05, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Meet Victoria Hanna and watch as she develops MAGIC SPELLS, a new performance repertoire based on Hebrew amulets in The Magnes Collection.

This series is presented in conjunction with the UC Berkeley course, Jewish Nightlife: Poetry, Music, and Ritual Performance from Renaissance Italy to Contemporary Israel (Jewish 121-001, Music 139), taught by Francesco Spagnolo.

During her Fall 2017 residency, Victoria Hanna will also collaborate with other UC Berkeley courses and units, and present in community settings across the San Francisco Bay Area.

MAGIC SPELLS: A Weekly Performance Series Featuring Victoria Hanna and Hebrew Amulets from The Magnes Collection

When: 
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Oct 31, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 07, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 14, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Dec 05, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Meet Victoria Hanna and watch as she develops MAGIC SPELLS, a new performance repertoire based on Hebrew amulets in The Magnes Collection.

This series is presented in conjunction with the UC Berkeley course, Jewish Nightlife: Poetry, Music, and Ritual Performance from Renaissance Italy to Contemporary Israel (Jewish 121-001, Music 139), taught by Francesco Spagnolo.

During her Fall 2017 residency, Victoria Hanna will also collaborate with other UC Berkeley courses and units, and present in community settings across the San Francisco Bay Area.

MAGIC SPELLS: A Weekly Performance Series Featuring Victoria Hanna and Hebrew Amulets from The Magnes Collection

When: 
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Oct 31, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 07, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 14, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Dec 05, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Meet Victoria Hanna and watch as she develops MAGIC SPELLS, a new performance repertoire based on Hebrew amulets in The Magnes Collection.

This series is presented in conjunction with the UC Berkeley course, Jewish Nightlife: Poetry, Music, and Ritual Performance from Renaissance Italy to Contemporary Israel (Jewish 121-001, Music 139), taught by Francesco Spagnolo.

During her Fall 2017 residency, Victoria Hanna will also collaborate with other UC Berkeley courses and units, and present in community settings across the San Francisco Bay Area.

MAGIC SPELLS: A Weekly Performance Series Featuring Victoria Hanna and Hebrew Amulets from The Magnes Collection

When: 
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Oct 31, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 07, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 14, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tue, Dec 05, 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Meet Victoria Hanna and watch as she develops MAGIC SPELLS, a new performance repertoire based on Hebrew amulets in The Magnes Collection.

This series is presented in conjunction with the UC Berkeley course, Jewish Nightlife: Poetry, Music, and Ritual Performance from Renaissance Italy to Contemporary Israel (Jewish 121-001, Music 139), taught by Francesco Spagnolo.

During her Fall 2017 residency, Victoria Hanna will also collaborate with other UC Berkeley courses and units, and present in community settings across the San Francisco Bay Area.