Sunday, September 8, 2019
Miscellaneous | September 8 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Garden closed all day Sunday, September 8, for a benefit fundraiser. Buy a ticket and join us for Apples & Hops Garden Festival!
Workshop | September 8 | 1 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Join us in the Art Lab for an afternoon of improvisational quilt making through the lens of collage and risograph printing. In this workshop led by artist Matt Katsaros, explore pattern, repetition, and color as we make paper-based quilts, then manipulate and combine them through the risograph printing process.
Special Event | September 8 | 2-5 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Join us a fun-filled afternoon in the Garden celebrating two favorite plants: apples and hops!
Beer and cider tasting with local breweriesTBA!
Limited edition glassware featuring the event logo
Apple-themed treats and drinks
Childrens craft activities
Food truck available onsite for purchase or BYO picnic
Explore our world-class collection of plants
Festival +... More >
$65 Adult / $20 Youth (5-17) / Kids under 5 free FESTIVAL ONLY, $100 FESTIVAL PLUS DUSTBOWL REVIVAL CONCERT
Special Event | September 8 | 2-7 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Join us for a fun-filled afternoon and evening concert celebrating two favorite plants: apples and hops! After-festival Redwood Grove Concert by Dustbowl Revival!
$100 Adult - Festival + Concert, $50 Youth (5-17) - Festival + Concert, $0 Kids under 5 free
Register online or by calling 510-664-7606
Film - Feature | September 8 | 2:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In Part III of War and Peace, the emphasis is on the war: it is 1812 and Napoleons armies are crossing into Russia. Nobles discuss politics at their opulent tables as violence rages elsewhere. Pierre visits the battlefield as a casual observer and finds himself in the midst of chaos, while Andrei rediscovers his love of life through yet another brush with death. Bondarchuk moves between the... More >
Workshop | September 8 | 3 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Experience the exhibition Meditation in Motion: Zen Calligraphy from the Stuart Katz Collection in a new way, entering into deep contemplation of an individual artwork through slow physical movement. Led by Stephen Holtzman, the workshop offers exercises that can enhance awareness of art and our capacity to bodily express that awareness.
A lifelong meditator, Holzman retired in 2013 from an... More >
Performing Arts - Other | September 8 | 4 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Poet and performer Trisha Low, based in the East Bay, is author of The Complete Purge and Socialist Realism. Though not identifying as a poet, Tatiana Luboviski-Acosta has been researching democide and radical motherhood in Latin America, and ended up writing a book, The Easy Body, that grew out of their emotional relationship to this work. Los Angelesbased Elaine Kahn has an MFA from the Iowa... More >
Film - Feature | September 8 | 4:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
A preteen delinquent, charmingly unencumbered by either reality or morality, sets off on a miniature Odyssey to see a soccer match in Kiarostamis first full-length feature, which recalls Truffauts The 400 Blows in youthful tenderness and toughness. Ten years old and dreaming, the soccer fanatic Qassem is determined to travel to Tehran to see his favorite team, and certainly wont let a few tiny... More >
Film - Feature | September 8 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
As Part IV begins, the Russian army is in retreat, and Moscow soon goes up in flames. Pierre is drawn fully into the conflict at last; taken prisoner, he is witness to new cruelties. Andrei and Natasha reach a kind of peace, and as war recedes and Moscow rebuilds, life and love begin again. The series concludes where it started, with the words: If evil men are linked with one another and are... More >
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Exhibit - Multimedia | August 19 – December 16, 2019 every day | 210 Wurster Hall
This exhibition explores the complex story behind the only American Japanese architect and landscape architect at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian community, in Westchester County, New York in 1944.
Exhibit - Multimedia | September 1, 2019 – August 31, 2020 every day | Free Speech Movement Cafe (Moffitt Library)
Celebrates the magnificent diversity of languages that advance research, teaching, and learning at the University of California, Berkeley. It is the point of embarkation for an exciting sequential exhibit that will build on one post per week, showcasing an array of digitized works in the original language chosen by those who work with these languages on a daily basis - librarians, professors,... More >
You Are On Indian Land: There There (On the Same Page 2019): An Exhibit of Library Collections relating to the Native American community of Oakland
Exhibit - Multimedia | August 26, 2019 – January 31, 2020 every day | Moffitt Undergraduate Library, 3rd floor
Tommy Orange's debut novel, There There, is this year's On the Same Page program reading. The entire campus community is encouraged to read the book and participate in classes and events this Fall.
Oranges debut is an ambitious meditation on identity and its broken alternatives, on myth filtered through the lens of time and poverty and urban life. Its many short chapters are told through a... More >
Show UCB ID to enter Moffitt Library
Exhibit - Artifacts | March 15 – December 15, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. | Hearst Museum of Anthropology
If you sip a cup of coffee, are you on drugs? If you try psychedelics, are you committing a crime? If you have a sweet tooth, are you a sugar addict?
Since the beginning of human existence, peoples of the world have altered their minds with countless plant-based substances. They have done so for many reasons, ranging from pleasure to health to ceremony, with effects both harmful and benign,... More >
Exhibit - Painting | March 27 – October 13, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In this new commission for the BAMPFA Art Wall, entitled Ghost Demonstration, Amorales draws from the multiple histories of mural art in Mexico, the political demonstrations that occurred in Berkeley in the 1960s (as well as more recent events), and protests in the United Kingdom in the 1980s. In order to make this monumental mural, the artist used stencils of slogans from Berkeley protest... More >
Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8 – November 17, 2019 every Sunday | 2 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Explore the spirit of Surrealism with a guided tour of Strange, which features a diverse array of works from the BAMPFA collection invoking the improbable, uncanny, mysterious, and miraculous.