Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
UC Botanical Garden
We will begin this workshop in the Garden looking closely at plant forms and shape to create a graphic image inspired by our collections. Erin will walk you through the process of translating your design to a woodblock or linoleum block for carving. Each student will get a small wood block, linoleum block, and a 3 piece carving set to use and keep.
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...
Sun Jul 29, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In this exhibition walk-through, BAMPFA Curatorial Assistant Matthew Coleman explores Hujar’s distinctive and arresting photographic style and imagery.
Sat Aug 04, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Join local designer and educator Tim Belonax for an afternoon of creative amplification. In response to Way Bay 2, we’ll be creating postcards on the Art Lab’s Risograph printer that mix phrases and imagery to create new meaning.
Mon Aug 06, 2018 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
UC Botanical Garden
In this contemplative photography workshop, we will renew our innate gratitude by relentlessly delighting in Nature’s grandeur. The garden and our cameras will conspire to hone our wonder and create expressive imagery grounded in gratitude.
Thu Aug 16, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Barbara Stauffacher Solomon talks about her new Art Wall with former BAMPFA director Jacquelynn Baas, who curated the project. They will address the artist’s long and innovative career and her retrospective assessment of Supergraphics, which she essentially created by mixing Swiss graphic design principles with West Coast Pop stylings, and in so doing shaped the history of design.
Fri Aug 17, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Join us for a performance by renowned Oakland dancer, musician, and author Brontez Purnell. Purnell has been publishing, performing, and curating in the Bay Area for over ten years.
Fri Sep 07, 2018 9:45 AM - 7:00 PM
Doe Library
The 2018 AJLS Conference seeks to address the history and theory of Japanese literature and media with special attention given to the ways in which writers have grappled with the problems of evidence, transmission, and inheritance and how these problems continue to renew and complicate the relation between the past, present, and future.
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
UC Botanical Garden
Where better to bring our grief than the garden? In this contemplative photography workshop, we will observe Nature’s teachings on letting go, and we will use the camera as a trusted guide who can navigate us safely through the rugged terrain of grief.
Mon Oct 01, 2018 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In this talk, Charles Gaines will discuss his early work in systems and numerals to his most recent work with language and representation. This will include a discussion of ways the work rethinks notions of subjectivity and how they are manifested in works of art. Additionally, there will be a discussion about the fine difference between chance and arbitrary judgments on the one hand and...