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Exhibit: Immigration, Deportation and Citizenship, 1908-2018: Selected Resources from the IGS and Ethnic Studies Libraries

August 31 – December 10, 2018 every day | IGS Library - 109 Moses Moses Hall
"Immigration, Deportation and Citizenship, 1908-2018: Selected Resources from the IGS and Ethnic Studies Libraries" contains items from the Ethnic Studies Library and the Institute of Governmental Studies Library addressing historical attitudes and policy around immigration, deportation, and citizens' rights, as well as monographs and ephemera relating to current events.MORE about Immigration, Deportation and Citizenship, 1908-2018: Selected Resources from the IGS and Ethnic Studies Libraries

Exhibit: Project “Holy Land” - Yaakov Benor-Kalter

August 28 – December 14, 2018 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4:05 p.m. | Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)
For nearly two decades, Yaakov (Jacob) Benor-Kalter traversed and documented the Old City of Jerusalem. This exhibition presents a complete photograph portfolio and a selection of postcards featuring some of Benor-Kalter’s most captivating photographs.MORE about Project “Holy Land” - Yaakov Benor-Kalter

Project “Holy Land” - Yaakov Benor-Kalter

The Karaite Canon: Manuscripts and Ritual Objects from Cairo

August 28 – December 14, 2018 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)
The Karaite Canon highlights a selection from the over fifty manuscripts Seymour Fromer, founder of The Magnes, brought to California, along with ritual objects belonging to Cairo’s Karaite community.MORE about Manuscripts and Ritual Objects from Cairo

The Karaite Canon

Exhibit: Luminous Disturbances - Paintings by Kara Maria

September 10 – December 14, 2018 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Townsend Center for the Humanities Stephens Hall
Kara Maria's "cheerfully apocalyptic" paintings engage with a host of political issues, including war and environmental destruction. Continues Sept. 10-Dec. 14, 2018.MORE about Luminous Disturbances - Paintings by Kara Maria

"The Revelation of the Being of What Is" by Kara Maria

Exhibit: Bearing Light - Berkeley at 150

April 16, 2018 – February 28, 2019 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 8 a.m.-5 p.m. | 2nd Floor Corridor Bancroft Library
This exhibition celebrates the University of California’s sesquicentennial anniversary with photographs, correspondence, publications and other documentation drawn from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library collections. It features an array of golden bears, including Oski, and explores the history of UC Berkeley.MORE about Bearing Light - Berkeley at 150

Exhibit: Facing West 1 - Camera Portraits from the Bancroft Collection

November 9, 2018 – March 15, 2019 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library
The first part of a double exhibition celebrating the tenth anniversary of the renewed Bancroft Library and its gallery, Facing West 1 presents a cavalcade of individuals who made, and continue to make, California and the American West. These camera portraits highlight the communities and peoples of Hubert Howe Bancroft’s original collecting region, which extended from the Rockies to the Pacific Islands and included Mexico and Central America. MORE about Facing West 1 - Camera Portraits from the Bancroft Collection

Exhibit: Fiat Yuks - Cal Student Humor, Then and Now

October 13, 2017 – May 30, 2019 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Rowell Cases, near Heyns Reading Room, 2nd floor corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Bancroft Library
Let there be laughter! This exhibition features Cal students’ cartoons, jokes, and satire from throughout the years, selected from their humor magazines and other publications.MORE about Fiat Yuks - Cal Student Humor, Then and Now

Exhibit: Face to Face - Looking at Objects That Look at You

March 10 – December 9, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. | Hearst Museum of Anthropology | Note change in date
For Face to Face: Looking at Objects that Look at You, the Hearst Museum staff and 14 UC Berkeley freshmen have co-curated a global selection of objects that depict human faces in different ways. The exhibit asks: Why and how do crafting traditions of the world so often incorporate human faces, and how do people respond to those faces?MORE about Face to Face - Looking at Objects That Look at You

Face to Face

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