Sunday, March 18, 2018
Tour/Open House | January 28 – May 13, 2018 every Sunday | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Garden Location: on the corner of Walnut St. and Virginia St. in north Berkeley, CA
SOGA is an educational space designed for the community to share knowledge about organic urban agriculture and self-sufficiency in the food system. This type of experiential learning takes place during open volunteer hours, workshops, and DeCals (student-led courses at UCB). The garden, located on UC Berkeley property, is managed by undergraduate students and funded primarily through grants from... More >
Workshop | March 18 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Learn to make beautiful handmade paper from plants in your own garden! No experience necessary. This class will discuss the basics of harvesting, cooking, and processing plants and forming into sheets of handmade paper. Participants are welcome to bring in contributions from their home gardens. Youll never look at your garden the same way again!
$85/ $80 Garden members
Workshop | March 18 | 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | Bancroft Studio (2401 Bancroft)
TDPS presents a series of three spring workshops with Cuban dancer and choreographer José Francisco Barroso on January 28, February 18, and March 18, 2018. 10:30am-12pm. Free and open to the public. Live drumming.
Film - Feature | March 18 | 1 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
For those who know the final volume of Marcel Prousts In Search of Lost Time, Ruizs film sets off its own chain of memories and associations; for those who do not, it serves as a superb introduction to the shape and texture of the Proustian universe (Dave Kehr).
Sport - Intercollegiate - Baseball/Softball | March 18 | 1:05 p.m. | Evans Field
Cal Baseball hosts Oregon State in conference action at Evans Diamond.
Join us for a free, docent-led tour of the Garden as we explore interesting plant species, learn about the vast collection, and see what is currently in bloom. Meet at the Entry Plaza.
Free with Garden admission
Advanced registration not required
Tours may be cancelled without notice.
For day-of inquiries, please call 510-643-2755
For tour questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org... More >
Performing Arts - Theater | March 17 – 18, 2018 every day | 2-3:15 p.m. | Durham Studio Theater (Dwinelle Hall)
Written by David Ives
Directed by TDPS Students
TDPS presents an evening of one act comedies drawn from the collections of award-winning playwright David Ives and directed by TDPS students. Ives's offbeat sketches mix the witty and the wise-cracking, the surreal and the satiric, the poetic and the perplexing.
$10 Students and Seniors, Cal Staff & Faculty (ID required), $15 General Admission
Performing Arts - Other | March 18 | 3-5 p.m. | Zellerbach Playhouse
Shadow puppetry, live music, and immersive visual effects combine to tell the story of two elderly sister lighthouse keepers separated by death, in Manual Cinemas Ada/Ava. The Chicago-based performance collectives piece evokes the supernatural world of the New England gothic, where the living and the dead commingle in an exploration of melancholy, loneliness, and sisterly love.
$68 prices subject to change
Film - Feature | March 18 | 3 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Two young people try to protect a fragile love on societys margins in Bergmans early look at adolescents in crisis, infused with a surprising warmth and optimism.
Performing Arts - Music | March 18 | 3-5 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Beethoven/Variations on See the conquring hero comes from Handels Judas Maccabaeus
Lera Auerbach/Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 69
Mendelssohn/ Lied ohne Worte (Song Without Words) in D Major for Cello and Piano, Op. 109
Grieg/Sonata for Cello and Piano in A minor, Op. 36
$68 prices subject to change
Film - Feature | March 18 | 4:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
An apolitical small-time crook in Soweto gets swept up in political protests in this legendary 1988 film, the first anti-apartheid feature made in South Africa and a still-vital time capsule of protest, street culture,
Innovations and Inspirations: An Evening with Dr. Astro Teller: A Benefit Event to Support the Lawrence Hall of Science
Special Event | March 18 | 5-9 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science
Dr. Astro Teller, X
This event, hosted by the Lawrence Hall of Science Advisory Council, will celebrate the Hall with our supporters, corporate partners, and individual donors as well as raise funds for the Halls important work in STEM education. Attendees' support will help the Hall deliver innovative STEM learning programs and increase access to STEM education locally and globally. Attendees will also have the... More >
$1,000 Individual Patron Ticket, $500 Individual Ticket, $300 Individual Nonprofit Ticket (limited availability for nonprofit or education professionals)
Visit the event website for additional ticket and sponsorship options. Buy tickets online
Performing Arts - Other | March 18 | 7-9 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium
Enjoy performances, music, and more from I-House residents. All proceeds go towards non-profit organizations United We Dream and Times Up Legal Defense Fund.
Spring Resident Benefit Concert
Sunday, March 18, 7-9pm | Chevron Auditorium
I-House Residents: $5-10 Donation | Non-Residents: $10-20 Donation
Beer and wine available for +21 with valid ID
Film - Feature | March 18 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
The film essayist behind Red Hollywood and Los Angeles Plays Itself returns with this personal history of cinema, inspired by Gilles Deleuze. Less a lecture than a wordless, associative, haunted journey not just through the history of cinematic innovation, but through the 20th century itself (The Guardian).
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Exhibit - Multimedia | October 25, 2017 – April 22, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This presentation showcases exquisite examples of Buddhist art from the Himalayan region.
Exhibit - Painting | November 22, 2017 – July 15, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Moletsanes vibrant, large-scale portraits for the Art Wall draw on both traditional African visual culture and Afrofuturism.
Exhibit - Artifacts | October 16, 2017 – June 3, 2018 every day | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases, 2nd floor corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library
Let there be laughter! This exhibition features Cal students
cartoons, jokes, and satire throughout the years selected
from their humor magazines and other publications.
Exhibit - Multimedia | January 22 – May 15, 2018 every day | 210 Wurster Hall
See the homes of the STARS!! Or more precisely, designs for the homes and gardens of film stars, directors, screen writers, and designers curated by head archivist at the Environmental Design Archives, Waverly Lowell.
Exhibit - Multimedia | January 17 – May 6, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Way Bay is a sweeping exploration of the creative energies that have emerged from the San Francisco Bay Area over the past two hundred years. The exhibition features nearly two hundred works of art, film, performance, poetry, and archival materials by Bay Area artists and others whose work engages with the regions geographic, social, and cultural landscape.
The exhibition takes a nonlinear... More >
Exhibit - Multimedia | January 31 – April 22, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Theresa Hak Kyung Cha: Avant Dictee offers viewers an opportunity to experience the work of this prolific artist in a new way, through her best-known work, the artists book Dictee. Placing the book as a point of entry into her wider creative production, the exhibition explores resonances between Dictees ten thematic sections (nine of them named for the Greek muses) and artworks drawn from the... More >
Were Here, Were Queer, Were in the Public Record!: The LGBTQ Movement and Life as Seen Through Government Information
Exhibit - Artifacts | March 15 – August 31, 2018 every day | Doe Library, Brown Gallery
This exhibit showcases selected documents pertaining to LGBTQ history and highlights aspects of LGBTQ life that have been impacted by actions of federal, state, and local governments.
Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – August 26, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. | Hearst Museum of Anthropology
For this Spring 2018 exhibit, entitled Face to Face: Looking at Objects that Look at You, the Hearst staff and 14 UC Berkeley freshmen have co-curated a global selection of objects that depict human faces in different ways. The exhibit asks: Why and how do crafting traditions of the world so often incorporate human faces, and how do people respond to those faces? Objects such as West African... More >