Fall 2018 Opening Reception | Pièces de Résistance & Project “Holy Land”

Tue, Sep 04, 2018 5:00pm
2121 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA

 The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

cordially invites you to an opening reception for
its two new exhibitions

Pièces de Résistance
Echoes of Judaea Capta
From Ancient Coins to Modern Art


Project “Holy Land”
Yaakov Benor-Kalter’s Photographs
of British Mandate Palestine

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 5 pm
2121 Allston Way, Berkeley



George Breslauer, Faculty Director, The Magnes

Francesco Spagnolo, Curator, The Magnes


Erich Gruen, Gladys Rehard Wood Professor of History and Classics Emeritus

Rebecca Levitan, Doctoral Candidate in the History of Art


Free and open to the public | RSVP at bit.ly/fall2018opening  by August 28, 2018



Major funding ($100,000+) for The Magnes Collection comes from Karen and Franklin Dabby, the Walter & Elise Haas Fund, the Helzel Family Foundation, the Koret Foundation, Magnes Leadership Circle, Magnes Museum Foundation, the Office of the Chancellor at the University of California, Berkeley, Barbro and Bernard Osher, and Taube Philanthropies.

Support for this exhibition was provided by the Koret Foundation.

Research for this project was made possible in part by funds and resources provided by the Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (URAP) and by Digital Humanities at the University of California, Berkeley.

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