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Monday, February 6, 2017

Diversified Farming Systems Roundtable with V. Ernesto Méndez

Lecture | February 6 | 4-5:15 p.m. | 112 Hilgard Hall

 Berkeley Food Institute, Center for Diversified Farming Systems

This presentation critically examines the integration of Agroecology and Participatory Action Research (PAR), as a promising approach to address current agrifood system issues.

Visiting smallholder farms in Cochabamba, Bolivia. Photo credit: Martha Caswell

Regents' Lecture - Paz Encina: Politics and Aesthetics in Paraguay Today

Lecture | February 6 | 5-7 p.m. | 5125 Dwinelle Hall

 Paz Encina

 Department of Spanish & Portuguese, Chancellor's Office, Regents' Lectureship Program

Paz Encina, a Paraguayan artist, filmmaker, humanist, and committed intellectual, UC Regents’ Lecturer of 2017.

ATC Lecture — Pamela and Richard Kramlich, “Collecting the Uncollectible”: Art, Technology, and Culture Colloquium

Lecture | February 6 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Barbo Osher Theater

 Pamela Kramlich, New Art Trust; Richard Kramlich, New Art Trust

 Center for New Media

Since the 1960s, artists have been actively working with film and video, and media art has become one of the most important forms of contemporary art over the last twenty years. So why is media art still so rarely collected by private collectors and museum curators?

Based in San Francisco and Napa, the Kramlich Collection is recognised internationally as one of the most pioneering and...   More >