Upcoming Events

Saturday, November 17, 2018

3rd i's 16th Annual SF Int'l South Asian Film Festival

Film - Series: Film | November 1 – 17, 2018 every day with exceptions |  Screenings at different locations: November 1-4 (San Francisco) November 17 (Palo Alto)

FAMILY PROGRAM: Music from Trees

Workshop: Performing arts | November 17 | 10-11 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden | Canceled

Compagnie Käfig: Pixel

Performing Arts - Dance: Performing arts | November 17 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Sunday, November 18, 2018

About:Face -- a community quilt

Workshop: Visual arts | November 18 | 11 a.m.-2 p.m. |  Hearst Museum of Anthropology

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

TARTUFFE: a modern take on Molière’s classic comedy

Performing Arts - Theater: Performing arts | November 18 | 2-4 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse | Canceled

University Chamber Chorus

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | November 18 | 3 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Trees and Tones - Wooden Instrument Traditions: Pau –Brasil Tree

Presentation: Performing arts | November 18 | 4-6:30 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

My Bolivia: Remembering What I Never Knew

Film - Documentary: Film | November 20 | 7-9 p.m. | 160 Kroeber Hall

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Friday, November 23, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Monday, November 26, 2018

Design Field Notes: Ian Leighton

Seminar: Design | November 26 | 4-5 p.m. | 220 Jacobs Hall

LAEP Lecture Series: Nadia Amoroso

Lecture: Design | November 26 | 6-7 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall

Art21 Season 9 Screening and Conversation with Stephanie Syjuco and Lynn Hershman Leeson

Lecture: Visual arts: Performing arts: Literature: Film: Design | November 26 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Osher Theater

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Noon Concert: Gamelan

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | November 28 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Film Screening: The Life and Gardens of Beatrix Farrand

Film - Documentary: Film | November 28 | 6:30-8 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Thursday, November 29, 2018

SOLD OUT - Botanical Illustration: Winter and Holiday Subjects

Workshop: Visual arts | November 29 – 30, 2018 every day | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Friday, November 30, 2018

SOLD OUT - Botanical Illustration: Winter and Holiday Subjects

Workshop: Visual arts | November 29 – 30, 2018 every day | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

University Chorus

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | November 30 | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Sunday, December 2, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Shai Wosner, piano

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | December 2 | 3-5 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

University Gospel Chorus

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | December 2 | 7:30 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall | Note change in date and time

Monday, December 3, 2018

FALL 2018 ARCHITECTURE STUDIO FINAL REVIEWS: ARCH 100A & XB-100A

Presentation: Design | December 3 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. |  Wurster Hall

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

FALL 2018 ARCHITECTURE STUDIO FINAL REVIEWS: ARCH 200A & 100C

Presentation: Design | December 4 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. |  Wurster Hall

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Free Wednesday at the Garden

Special Event: Visual arts | January 3 – December 5, 2018 the first Wednesday of the month every month with exceptions |  UC Botanical Garden

Jacobs Winter Design Showcase

Tour/Open House: Design | December 5 – 6, 2018 every day |  Jacobs Hall

FALL 2018 ARCHITECTURE STUDIO FINAL REVIEWS: ARCH 201 & 205A

Presentation: Design | December 5 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. |  Wurster Hall

Noon Concert: University Chorus and University Chamber Chorus and special guests

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | December 5 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | February 1, 2017 – December 5, 2018 the first Wednesday of the month every month with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Jacobs Winter Design Showcase

Tour/Open House: Design | December 5 – 6, 2018 every day |  Jacobs Hall

Lunch Poems: Mary Jo Bang

Reading - Literary: Literature | December 6 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

FALL 2018 ARCHITECTURE STUDIO FINAL REVIEWS: ARCH 203

Presentation: Design | December 6 | 2-6:30 p.m. |  Wurster Hall

Friday, December 7, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | December 7 – 8, 2018 every day | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Pavel Zustiak and Palissimo Company: Custodians of Beauty

Performing Arts - Dance: Performing arts | December 7 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

Saturday, December 8, 2018

FAMILY PROGRAM: Holiday Nature Crafts (Morning)

Workshop | December 8 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | December 7 – 8, 2018 every day | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Pavel Zustiak and Palissimo Company: Custodians of Beauty

Performing Arts - Dance: Performing arts | December 8 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Family Workshop: Block Printed Wrapping Paper

Workshop: Visual arts | December 9 | 11 a.m.-2 p.m. |  Hearst Museum of Anthropology

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Botanical Holiday Craft Workshop

Workshop: Visual arts | December 9 | 2-4 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

University Baroque Ensemble

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | December 9 | 3 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Pavel Zustiak and Palissimo Company: Custodians of Beauty

Performing Arts - Dance: Performing arts | December 9 | 3-5 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Big Dance Theater: 17c

Performing Arts - Theater: Performing arts | December 13 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

Friday, December 14, 2018

Painting Pines with Karen LeGault

Workshop: Visual arts | December 14 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Big Dance Theater: 17c

Performing Arts - Theater: Performing arts | December 14 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Big Dance Theater: 17c

Performing Arts - Theater: Performing arts | December 15 | 2-4 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

Big Dance Theater: 17c

Performing Arts - Theater: Performing arts | December 15 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Big Dance Theater: 17c

Performing Arts - Theater: Performing arts | December 16 | 3-5 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Friday, December 21, 2018

Winter Solstice Sound Bath

Special Event | December 21 | 12-1 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Friday, December 28, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Friday, January 4, 2019

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House: Visual arts | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 2019 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

The Spectre's Bride: Antonin Dvorak's Cantata, Op.69

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | January 4 | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Saturday, January 5, 2019

The Spectre's Bride: Antonin Dvorak's Cantata, Op.69

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | January 5 | 3 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Sunday, January 6, 2019

The Spectre's Bride: Antonin Dvorak's Cantata, Op.69

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | January 6 | 3 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Friday, January 18, 2019

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Performing Arts - Dance: Performing arts | January 18 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Performing Arts - Dance: Performing arts | January 19 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Performing Arts - Dance: Performing arts | January 20 | 3-5 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

David Finckel, cello; Wu Han, piano

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | January 20 | 3-5 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Friday, January 25, 2019

Kronos Quartet: Fifty for the Future

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | January 25 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Nicola Benedetti, violin; Alexei Grynyuk, piano

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | January 27 | 3-5 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Friday, February 1, 2019

Yefim Bronfman, piano

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | February 1 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Lunch Poems: Ari Banias

Reading - Literary: Literature | February 7 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Olly Wilson Memorial Symposium

Performing Arts - Music: Performing arts | February 16 | 2 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Lunch Poems: Tarfia Faizullah

Reading - Literary: Literature | March 7 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Monday, March 18, 2019

On Digital Colonialism and 'Other' Futures

Lecture | March 18 | 6:30-8 p.m. |  Osher Theater, BAMPFA

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Lunch Poems: Ben Lerner

Reading - Literary: Literature | April 4 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Lunch Poems: Ben Lerner

Reading - Literary: Literature | April 4 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Lunch Poems: Student Reading

Reading - Literary: Literature | May 2 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Exhibits and Ongoing Events

Fiat Yuks: Cal Student Humor, Then and Now

Exhibit - Artifacts: Visual arts | October 13, 2017 – May 30, 2019 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases, near Heyns Reading Room, 2nd floor corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe

Immigration, Deportation and Citizenship, 1908-2018: Selected Resources from the IGS and Ethnic Studies Libraries

Exhibit - Artifacts: Visual arts | August 31 – December 10, 2018 every day | Moses Hall, IGS Library - 109 Moses

Art for the Asking: 60 Years of the Graphic Arts Loan Collection at the Morrison Library

Exhibit - Artifacts: Visual arts | September 17, 2018 – February 28, 2019 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery

Face to Face: Looking at Objects That Look at You

Exhibit - Multimedia: Visual arts | March 10 – December 9, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Hearst Museum of Anthropology | Note change in date

Luminous Disturbances: Paintings by Kara Maria

Exhibit - Painting: Visual arts | September 10 – December 14, 2018 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Stephens Hall, Townsend Center for the Humanities

Bearing Light: Berkeley at 150

Exhibit - Artifacts: Visual arts | April 16, 2018 – February 28, 2019 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 8 a.m.-5 p.m. | Bancroft Library, 2nd Floor Corridor

Facing West 1: Camera Portraits from the Bancroft Collection

Exhibit - Photography: Visual arts | November 9, 2018 – March 15, 2019 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Bancroft Library

The Karaite Canon: Manuscripts and Ritual Objects from Cairo

Exhibit - Artifacts: Visual arts | August 28 – December 14, 2018 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)

The Worlds of Arthur Szyk: The Taube Family Arthur Szyk Collection

Exhibit - Multimedia: Visual arts | August 28 – December 14, 2018 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)

Pièces de Résistance: Echoes of Judaea Capta From Ancient Coins to Modern Art

Exhibit - Multimedia: Visual arts | August 28 – December 14, 2018 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)

Project “Holy Land”: Yaakov Benor-Kalter’s Photographs of British Mandate Palestine, 1923-1940

Exhibit - Photography: Visual arts | August 28 – December 14, 2018 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4:05 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)