Hands On Shot at Rare Artists' Books

Maybe you prefer to curl up by the fire and read, but there’s something to be said for touching, manipulating and simply gaping at 26 one-of-a-kind artists’ books in the Hands On 11 reception Friday in the Environmental Design Library at UC Berkeley.

Berkeley Anthropologist Honored with 2017 Huxley Award

Margaret Conkey, a UC Berkeley professor emerita of anthropology known for her pioneering exploration of feminist perspectives and gender issues in archaeology as well as new interpretations of European cave paintings from the Paleolithic era, is the Royal Anthropological Institute’s 2017 Thomas J. Huxley Memorial Medal recipient.

Fall 2017: Curation Across Disciplines 
Wednesdays at 12pm, Free and open to the public

UC Berkeley’s Arts and Design Initiative
Work-Study Position Available

Placemaking. It’s become something of a buzzword, with more than a little ambiguity about what it means.

Wrapping up Fall 2017

The launch of UC Berkeley’s new academic year was a study in contrasts.  We welcomed thousands of brilliant and energetic students to our campus — and staged a human choreographic feat that broke a Guinness Worl

Fall 2017 Schedule Archive
Arts + Design Mondays @ BAMPFA

Digital Arts Engagement Platform at Fort Mason

What does a virtual art community look like?

Berkeley Arts + Design is Hiring for Two Positions

Student Engagement and Education Manager (Job ID: 24156)

Involves analytical studies on implementation of a variety of policies, projects, programs and issues in support of curricular and co-curricular experiences across arts and design, AND in research of new or changing systems of educational and student life program

In just four years, the Bay Area Book Festival has become one of California’s leading literary events, bringing tens of thousands of readers and a diverse set of writers to Berkeley for an annual celebration of the power of the written word.