UC Berkeley hosts hundreds of lectures, workshops, performances, tours, and exhibitions featuring talented students, faculty, and visiting artists, designer and scholars each week. Events are open to the campus community and general public. Explore our arts and design feed from the main UC Berkeley Campus Events calendar.
Mon Mar 19, 2018 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hearst Field Annex
A dance workshop presented as part of the Global Urban Humanities course Populism, Art and the City. No prior Theater experience necessary. Please dress to move.
Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wurster Hall
MON, MAR 19, 6:30pm. Please join us for a talk with Nader Tehrani, Dean of the Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture of the Cooper Union and Principal of NADAAA.
Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
The import-export business of making history demands an equivalence, a loyalty, and a familial solidarity between people and things. Such skills are best honed in conditions of blindness, where we cannot immediately tell what is in the room with us and whether it is alive or dead, person or thing, male or female. Blind and non-aligned, the oral corporation extends its incorporation...
Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
UC Botanical Garden
Celebrate the first day of spring with this special outdoor concert of quartz crystal singing bowls and finely tuned gongs within a grove of redwoods. Close your eyes and experience the natural meditative quality of the forest and bird song layered with serene sounds of quartz crystal singing bowls.
Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jacobs Hall
Ethan Eismann, Design Director for Homes at Airbnb, will speak at Jacobs Hall as part of the Design Field Notes series.
Wed Mar 21, 2018 12:00 PM
Hertz Concert Hall
Music Theater Tunes featuring members of the UCB Department of Music FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC   Featuring the Music Department’s varied and diverse performance activities, the Department of Music presents a series of free weekly concerts each semester in Hertz Hall. Inaugurated in 1953, these concerts are very popular and well attended by those on campus and in the wider community....
Wed Mar 21, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Lynn Hershman Leeson is a Bay Area feminist artist, video/filmmaker and pioneering digital media artist. Over the last four decades, artist and filmmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson has been internationally acclaimed for her art and films. One of the most influential media artists, Hershman Leeson is widely recognized for her innovative work investigating issues that are now recognized as key to the...
Wed Mar 21, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Stephens Hall
In the first book-length study of Jan Brueghel, Pieter’s son, Professor of History of Art Elizabeth Honig reveals how the artist’s tiny detail-filled paintings questioned conceptions of distance, dimension, and style.
Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:10 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Ukrainian villagers take on their rich overlords in order to collectivize in this startlingly poetic work from the legendary Ukrainian director Alexander Dovzhenko.
Wed Mar 21, 2018 7:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
A rare opportunity to see artistic reactions to colonial history, military dictatorships, and political violence by artists from Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, and Uruguay.