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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.
Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
George Cukor’s direction breathes new life into the cluttered theaters, bustling boudoirs, and shining hypocrisies of Alexandre Dumas fils’s nineteenth-century Paris, where the classy courtesan inhabits a lush and sensual world but is denied “perfect love.”
Thu Jul 05, 2018 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Art for your delectation. On view this session, Wayne Thiebaud’s appetizing prints of lemon meringue pie and lollipops; Hiroshige’s 1830s woodblock print of mackerel and prawns clearly destined for sushi or grilling; color lithographs by Paul Wonner providing a mouthwatering California spread of olives, oranges, onions, and cheese; the bribe of a bounteous banquet in Hogarth’s 1755 engraving An...
Thu Jul 05, 2018 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
UC Botanical Garden
SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE REDWOOD GROVE! Enjoy a magical music experience this summer under towering redwoods in the Berkeley hills. TONIGHT: Diana Gameros + Alejandro Y Maria Laura
Fri Jul 06, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
The Other Side of Hope lays bare the administrative obstacles encountered by migrants seeking asylum far from the conflicts that displace them. Khaled (Sherwan Haji) emerges from a pile of coal on a ship docked in Helsinki.
Sat Jul 07, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Prolific and visionary author and musician Will Alexander will join us from Los Angeles to share his lexically ecstatic work.
Sat Jul 07, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Lucia Bosè plays a Milanese shop girl who achieves a quick success on the screen because of her looks and charm, but who cannot move up into more challenging roles. She thus finds herself unable to advance or retreat, and there is no one to blame, not even herself. (Andrew Sarris, Village Voice)
Sun Jul 08, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Poet and artist Cecilia Vicuña reads from the new Kelsey Street Press publication New and Selected Poems of Cecilia Vicuña.
Sun Jul 08, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Jack Cardiff’s wonderfully fluid and lustrous photography perfectly captures the fairy-tale origins of Powell and Pressburger’s masterpiece of color and motion, which has as its exquisite centerpiece a nearly twenty-minute ballet sequence. (Jonathan L. Knapp)
Sun Jul 08, 2018 5:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Kaurismäki’s early masterpiece and blackest of comedies stars Kati Outinen as Iris, a factory worker whose lonely existence is punctuated by glimmers of hope—a pink party dress, the attention of a man at a bar, a pregnancy—that all result in humiliation and heartbreak.
Sun Jul 08, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
These three moral tales ostensibly on the subject of the dehumanized behavior of postwar youth do little to provide an explanation for it.