Wed May 23, 2018 6:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
The two artists explore their twenty-year history of collaboration and artistic dialogue.
Sat Jun 02, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Discover the magical world of shadow puppetry with Daniel Barash of THE SHADOW PUPPET WORKSHOP. In conjunction with current exhibition Face to Face: Looking at Objects that Look at You, Daniel will first introduce workshop participants to the art of shadow puppetry, including numerous puppets from Southeast Asia. Then participants will have the opportunity to make unique shadow puppets that bring...
Sun Jun 10, 2018 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
UC Botanical Garden
Come learn all about traditional Japanese woodworking. Through understanding a variety of tools and their use in making joinery, you will leave with knowledge of creating beautiful wood to wood connections with no glues or fasteners! Instructor Jay Van Arsdale will bring tools and joinery samples, and after a morning or demonstration students will be able to try their hand at using them.
Sat Jun 30, 2018 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Learn about the art of portrait sculpture from artist Vanessa Di Tullio. Get inspired by works in the current exhibit Face to Face: Looking at Objects That Look at You and try your hand at your own work of art. Members of the workshop will learn how to sculpt the human face and head out of oil based clay. The workshop will go over how to make an armature and how to work with this specific clay....
Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hearst Museum of Anthropology
About this lecture - This lecture explores representations of faces and figures in Javanese mythologies beginning from the Hindu-Buddhist Period (pre-16th century) to the Islamic and Modern Periods. The quintessence of Javanese character types that runs through the centuries follows the conventional concepts of refined and unrefined, expressed in the local terms as halus and kasar. These...