Mon Oct 16, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Drew has been dubbed an "international tastemaker in contemporary art" on account of her Tumblr blog Black Contemporary Art and her Instagram @museummammy; and as Social Media Manager at The Met, she has been pivotal in moving that venerated institution in directions both democratic and dialogical. Drew will discuss curation, social media, race, and institutions with Professor Stephen Best...
Tue Oct 17, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wurster Hall
UC Berkeley Professor of City and Regional Planning and Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning explores 38 urban waterfront promenade case studies worldwide, as varied as Vancouver's extensive network, classic promenades in Rio de Janeiro, Stockholm's recently built Hammarby Sjostad eco-district, and the Ma On Shan promenade in the Hong Kong New Territories. The research analyzes their...
Wed Oct 18, 2017 12:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Christopher Herold, Continuing Lecturer, Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies; Director of Program, Summer Training Intensive, American Conservatory Theater, UC Berkeley

Nina Ball, Award-winning Set Designer, American Conservatory Theater, Aurora Theatre, Marin Theater Company, Shotgun Players

 

Wed Oct 18, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Christopher Herold and Nina Ball, director and designer for the fall 2017 TDPS production of Mary Zimmerman’s Metamorphoses, will explore upon their process and decisions in bringing this work of literature to the stage-- how they visualized Zimmerman’s fantastic world where the human and the divine collide and where actors perform in a large pool of water. Biography
Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wheeler Hall
Event description: Author Chris Kraus will be reading from and discussing her new book, "After Kathy Acker," with author Dodie Bellamy.
Sat Oct 21, 2017 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
David Brower Center
Dwelling In-Between (사이에 머물다) will feature Korean American artists, writers, and scholars who will discuss the transnational connections of the Korean American experience.
Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Paolo Cirio, Artist, Activist, and Cultural Critic

 

Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Society has become deeply affected by advanced distribution systems of information. The social fields of law, economics, and politics are increasingly interconnected, while social norms, relationships, and identities shift at fast pace. In this context, examining art from a broader social context means working with a multiplicity of social systems and processes that the Internet activates....
Wed Oct 25, 2017 12:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Andrea Bandelli, CEO, Science Gallery International

 

At times of great uncertainty and complex developments, our capacity to navigate through the unknown depends on how comfortable we are with what is different from us. How do we learn to shape our emotions and our reactions, to change our mindset and to take responsibility today over the future? The creative collisions of art, culture, science and design confront us with what it means to be inclusive and to accept diversity as a strength and not as a threat.

Wed Oct 25, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
At times of great uncertainty and complex developments, our capacity to navigate through the unknown depends on how comfortable we are with what is different from us. How do we learn to shape our emotions and our reactions, to change our mindset and to take responsibility today over the future? The creative collisions of art, culture, science and design confront us with what it means to be...