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.
Mon Oct 22, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jacobs Hall
Diane Wang is a Lead UX Designer at Google’s Daydream Labs, leading rapid prototyping efforts for AR/VR.
Mon Oct 22, 2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Wurster Hall
Organized by Laura Belik, Ph.D. Student in Architecture
Wed Oct 24, 2018 12:00 PM
Hertz Concert Hall
D. Mark Wilson, director Continuing its 66th season, the Noon Concert series features the Music Department’s varied and diverse performance activities. Inaugurated in 1953, these concerts are very popular and well attended by those on campus and in the wider community. Traditionally on Wednesdays and Fridays, each concert begins promptly at 12:15 and ends by 1pm.
Wed Oct 24, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Stephens Hall
Wong explores the intersection of writing and visual art in the autobiographical work of Art Spiegelman, Faith Ringgold, Leslie Marmon Silko, and other American writers-artists who experiment with hybrid forms of self-narration.
Wed Oct 24, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sproul Hall
Hear from a panel of experts - an acquisitions editor, a first-time author, and an author rights expert - about the process of turning your dissertation into a book. You’ll come away from this panel discussion with practical advice about revising your dissertation, writing a book proposal, approaching editors, signing your first contract, and navigating the peer review and...
Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:10 PM - 4:40 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
The temptation is to take Bergman’s masterpiece for granted. It is probably the most famous of all those modern, post-Pirandellian films concerned with themselves as works of art. It also contains one of the most truly erotic sequences on film, demonstrating what can be done on screen with told material. An actress named Elizabeth (Liv Ullmann) elects to become silent and is put into the care of...
Wed Oct 24, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wurster Hall
WED, OCT 24, 6:30pm. Please join us for a talk with the Fall 2018 Howard A. Friedman Visiting Professor of Practice, CED alumnus, and founding principal of Mark Cavagnero Associates. Open to all!
Wed Oct 24, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Through creative juxtapositions of narrative and documentary elements, filmmaker Lynne Sachs and playwright Lizzie Olesker chronicle the disappearing public space of the neighborhood laundromat and the continual, intimate labor that happens there. With a title inspired by a labor organization of African American laundresses formed in 1881, The Washing Society investigates the intersection of...
Thu Oct 25, 2018
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In this talk, Alex Saragoza and Allan deSouza will hold a lively discussion on the relationships between art and migrations—both literal and metaphorical. Allan deSouza is a Bay Area multi-media artist. His photography, installation, text and performance works restage colonial material culture through counter-strategies of fiction, erasure, and (mis)translation. His work has been exhibited...