The Korean National Gugak Center’s Creative Traditional Orchestra performs ‘Audible Numbers,’ a new piece composed by music department chair Edmond Campion. (UC Berkeley video by Roxanne Makasdjian and Stephen McNally; footage courtesy of Cal Performances) 

Cal Performances at UC Berkeley celebrated a wide range of Korean music with an expansive day-long residency featuring two concerts by the Korean National Gugak Center Creative Traditional Orchestra on Saturday, October 28 at 3pm and 8pm in Zellerbach Hall.

Student Opportunities: November 2017 List

November 2017 

This is an informal list of opportunities offered in the Arts + Design units on campus and in similar fields off campus that is assembled each month. This list is not comprehensive, nor is it updated when a position is filled. If you are interested in an opportunity, verify that it is still available before applying.

UC Berkeley's Arts + Design Rental Spaces

Whether you're planning an event for the holidays, looking for a space to present a workshop or symposium, need a music venue, or want a small room to book for a meeting, UC Berkeley’s Arts + Design campus community features a variety of large and small venues that are available to rent.

Student musicians learn from a master

We’re at a master class — a session put on by Cal Performances, with the Department of Music, where the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra learns from a top musician.

The Coleman Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership is collaborating with the Arts + Design Initiative on a Masters of Engineering Capstone Course for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 with UC Berkeley students Luna Izpisua-Rodriguez, Alexandre Vincent, Jiahe Zhou, Yuyang Pan, and Shuo You Chang.

Sailing an ocean of challenges to stage Metamorphoses

Then technical director Ben Motter saw the set design for Metamorphoses — which included a 30-by-30-foot diamond-shaped platform surrounded by a moat of water — he knew he and his crew had their work cut out for them.

Three Berkeley alums win MacArthur ‘genius’ awards

Three alumni of UC Berkeley are among the 24 amazing Americans revealed today as winners of the coveted MacArthur “genius” award.

“How can I be a warrior for what’s good in the world?”

Arts + Design Communications Chronicle

What a dramatic beginning to the new academic year! I joined the Arts + Design Office as its first communications manager in the Spring of 2017.