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Ancient Figurines: Making Identities, Controlling Bodies. Bailey’s photographs probe the consequences of making manifest the human form and then (literally) manipulating it, while modern and ancient anthropomorphic objects sit together in display cases disrupting the easy ways we thought we understood identity.

José Balcells Receives Writing Fellowship; Brings Imaging Technology to Badè Collection
TGTU doctoral student José Balcells has been awarded an HTIC/LUCE dissertation writing fellowship from the Hispanic Theological Initiative for 2014-15...

Ceramic Analyses on Pottery from Busayra, southwest Jordan
Stephanie Brown, the Badè Museum’s assistant curator and director of the Busayra Cultural Heritage Project, is currently using the research facilities at the Badè Museum to carry out ceramic analyses on pottery collected from the site of Busayra...

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The Badè Museum would like to invite you to a very special lecture given by Dr. Dana DePietro, “Archaeology, Conservation, and Social Justice: SHARE’s Efforts in Israel Palestine.” The lecture will take place on Friday, May 1st at 5:30pm in the Badè Museum Gallery, 1798 Scenic Avenue in Berkeley. Following the lecture there will be a small reception, so we encourage everyone to stick around!