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.
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hertz Concert Hall
Program: Haydn/String Quartet in G major, Op. 77, No. 1 Britten/String Quartet No. 3 in G major, Op. 94 Debussy/String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10
Mon Jan 25, 2021
Eshleman Hall
Looking for student groups to join at Cal? Berkeley has over 1,000 student groups looking to recruit YOU! That includes registered student organizations (RSO’s), fraternities, sororities, and student government (ASUC & GA). Find your community at Cal by going to CalLink from January 25th-27th, for Calapalooza, the LEAD Center’s virtual student involvement fair. Each student group will have its...
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Online via Zoom
Current UC Berkeley students of any major are invited to audition for a virtual production of Aaron Posner's Stupid F##king Bird and a workshop performance of Newsflash, an original one-act musical. For more information, please visit the TDPS Callboard.
Tue Jan 26, 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. Kicking off the series is Sarah Fathallah. Fathallah is a designer, researcher, and...
Wed Jan 27, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Literary Research: How to Research from Home (and Be Awesome) Online: Register to receive the Zoom link We love books! But how do you research authors, novels, literary periods, and more when you can't come to the Library in person? Attend this online workshop with Stacy Reardon, the Librarian for literature, to learn how to research literary studies from home. Together, we'll cover important...
Wed Jan 27, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Online Livestream
A generation of contemporary Anglo-American novelists has championed the ethical value of literature. Dorothy Hale explores the modernist roots of this “new” emphasis on the novel’s ethical significance.
Wed Jan 27, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
With the incredible growth of machine learning (ML) over recent years has come an increasing concern about whether ML systems’ objectives truly capture their human designers’ intent: the so-called “alignment problem.” Over the last five years, these questions of both ethics and safety have moved from the margins of the field to become arguably its most central concerns. The result is something of...
Thu Jan 28, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Zoom Webinar
Isaac Julien and Mohau Modisakeng engage in a dialogue on histories of race, photography and the moving image. They both will discuss their past work as well as Julien's installation, Lessons of the Hour-Frederick Douglass (2019), currently at the McEvoy Foundation, and Modisakeng’s Passage (2017)...
Fri Jan 29, 2021
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
"Sensitively observed and meticulously crafted. . . . A remarkable piece of filmmaking from an exciting . . . Eastern European voice."