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Fall 2019: Equity and Democracy

Mondays, doors open at 6pm, lectures start at 6:30pm.
Open to the public.

Join us every Monday evening to explore cutting-edge thinking and making on topics of current interest to UC Berkeley’s creative faculty.

Arts + Design Mondays Lecture Series
Located @ BAMPFA's Osher Theater

Mondays at 6:30pm, doors open at 6pm, Free and open to the public

What is the role of the arts in catalyzing social justice? How do new technologies alter our conceptions of creativity and democracy? Join Berkeley Arts + Design and dozens of campus organizations every Monday as we explore the connections among creative practice, social movements, and the strategic research of our public university. Doors open at 6 p.m. For more information and updates, visit artsdesign.berkeley.edu.

 

Arts + Design Mondays @ BAMPFA is organized and sponsored by UC Berkeley’s Arts + Design Initiative. In-kind support is provided by BAMPFA. The series is co-curated by the UC Berkeley Department of Art Practice; American Indian Graduate Program; Art, Technology, and Culture Colloquium; Berkeley Center for New Media; and Graduate School of Journalism, and by the City of Richmond. 

Mon Sep 23, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Presented by the Berkeley Center for New Media Marisa Morán Jahn, Artist, Cambridge, MA and New York, NY In her talk, artist Marisa Morán Jahn weaves together her interest in creative technology as myth-making and her practice of codesigning with and for historically underserved communities (specifically low-wage workers, immigrants, youth, and women). She draws from her background as an...
Mon Sep 30, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Presented by BAMPFA Rabih Alameddine, Author Lawrence Rinder, Director, BAMPFA Beirut and Bay Area–based, internationally acclaimed author Rabih Alameddine joins BAMPFA Director and Chief Curator Lawrence Rinder for a conversation on concepts of “strangeness” in relation to the museum’s exhibition Strange, which Rinder organized. Featuring works from many cultures and time periods that...
Mon Oct 07, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Presented by the UC Berkeley Department of Art Practice Nona Faustine, Artist Situated inside a photographic tradition while questioning the culture that bred that tradition, Nona Faustine’s practice walks the fine line between past and present, beginning where intersecting identities meet history. Exploring her family album in relationship to collective belonging, and self-portraiture in...
Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Presented by the UC Berkeley America Indian Graduate Program and Native American Studies Tanya Lukin Linklater, Artist; Alutiiq; Native Villages of Afognak and Port Lions. Sarah Biscarra Dilley, Artist, Independent Curator, Writer. Alan Palaez Lopez, Poet, Visual Performance Artist; Comparative Ethnic Studies, UC Berkeley. Patrick V. Naranjo, Santa Clara Pueblo; Executive Director of UC...
Mon Oct 21, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Presented by the Berkeley Center for New Media Leonel Moura, Artist, Lisbon Can a machine create its own art? This question, raised around the year 2000 by Lisbon-born artist Leonel Moura, is at the core of his work with robotics and artificial intelligence. With the development of artificial intelligence in recent years, the possibility of machines being intelligent but also creative is at...