Dancers
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.
Thu Oct 13, 2022 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
BAMPFA Osher Theater

Through this conversation/presentation, Latanya d. Tigner shares colorful lessons about how to respectfully enter and engage cultural communities, learned during her informal observation of African movement and spiritual retention in New Orleans jazz funerals and Second Line parading traditions. She also shares how these lessons continue to impact her resulting creative representation of this process, St. Ann and N.

Thu Oct 20, 2022 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Zoom Webinar

Register for the Zoom webinar here

Thu Oct 27, 2022 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Zoom Webinar

Register for webinar here

Thu Nov 03, 2022 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
BAMPFA Osher Theater

This event will also be live streamed. Register for webinar here

Thu Nov 10, 2022 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
BAMPFA Osher Theater

Alex Saum-Pascual—a digital artist, poet, and UC Berkeley professor of contemporary Spanish literature and new media—discusses her academic and creative work on digital literature, examining the environmental impact of digital technologies. 

Thu Nov 17, 2022 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
BAMPFA Osher Theater

Every day, campus tours walk visitors across the UC Berkeley campus. Tour leaders recount important historical moments and highlight monuments, yet the official tour constructs a narrative of the campus that leaves out thousands of stories. This presentation by UC Berkeley continuing lecturer Dr. Pablo Gonzalez focuses on an ongoing project to reenvision the history of the campus through the use of augmented reality.

Thu Dec 01, 2022 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
BAMPFA Osher Theater

Experiencing art is a negotiation between instigator and participant, not necessarily bound to a technical medium. Intentional design processes can help us make better art and better experiences. Grounded in disabled understandings of the value of multiplicity of embodiment and experience, choreographer, designer, and engineer Laurel Lawson’s talk moves from transdisciplinary artmaking and decentered design practice, to equitable aesthetic accessibility and technology ethics and leadership.