UC Berkeley hosts hundreds of lectures, workshops, performances, tours, and exhibitions featuring talented students, faculty, and visiting artists, designer and scholars each week. Events are open to the campus community and general public. Explore our arts and design feed from the main UC Berkeley Campus Events calendar.
Sat Apr 17, 2021 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
We provide the film; you provide the popcorn! Join CLAS for a virtual film screening. In Chile, 1986, a few days before Pinochet's attempted assassination, we witness a love story between "the Queen of the Corner," a middle-aged transgender woman who embroiders tablecloths for military wives, and a young guerrilla member of the Manuel Rodríguez Patriotic Front. Under the Pinochet dictatorship,...
Mon Apr 19, 2021
The University of California, Berkeley Division of Mathematical and Physical Science invites you to a division-wide virtual screening and subsequent live panel discussion of Dr. Kendall Moore's film, "Can We Talk?". This is the first film in this series and it explores the issue of ‘social belonging’ in the context of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) and the effect it has on the...
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Award-winning documentary, chronicling Indianaira Siquiera, a Brazilian Transgender Activist and politician. Join GenEq in screening and discussing, "Your Mother's Comfort".
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Zoom Webinar
Individuals who were integral to the Black Wednesday Wall public art project share insights about the process of reimagining the space and what they ultimately envision it to be.
Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Virtual Jacobs
Design Field Notes, DES INV 95, is back for the spring semester! Please join us in welcoming this dynamic group of artists, designers, and academics in design-related fields, as they share about their work and practice. Each talk will be facilitated through Zoom, and is open to all students and the public.
Wed Apr 21, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
In this talk, Professor Roopika Risam will discuss trends in approaches to digital humanities that foreground social justice. She will consider the practices that are critical to using digital humanities to intervene in the gaps and omissions of the digital cultural archive born from the history of colonialism. Additionally, she will discuss the project Torn Apart/Separados as an example of what...
Wed Apr 21, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Learn what's new in DH at UC Berkeley in this series of lightning talks.
Wed Apr 21, 2021 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
A panel discussion with Professors Timothy R. Tangherlini and Lisa Wymore centering on computation in dance choreography.
Wed Apr 21, 2021 4:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Discover the innovative practices of three artists who have turned to textiles—incorporating or referring to them in their work—in this discussion moderated by BAMPFA Director Julie Rodrigues Widholm. Aaron McIntosh is a cross-disciplinary artist and fourth-generation quilt maker whose work mines the intersections of material culture, family tradition, sexual desire, and identity politics. His...