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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

China and the Chinese World Order in the 1950s: A Research Workshop

Seminar | July 30 – August 3, 2013 every day | 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS)


Scholars from the U.S. and China present their research on the People's Republic of China during the 1950s. This is a closed workshop jointly sponsored by East China Normal University, Harvard University, and UC Berkeley. UC Berkeley Students, faculty, staff, and visiting scholars may apply to audit by emailing ccary@berkeley.edu with subject line: Audit request - China in the 1950s.

The...   More >



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Thursday, August 1, 2013

China and the Chinese World Order in the 1950s: A Research Workshop

Seminar | July 30 – August 3, 2013 every day | 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS)


Scholars from the U.S. and China present their research on the People's Republic of China during the 1950s. This is a closed workshop jointly sponsored by East China Normal University, Harvard University, and UC Berkeley. UC Berkeley Students, faculty, staff, and visiting scholars may apply to audit by emailing ccary@berkeley.edu with subject line: Audit request - China in the 1950s.

The...   More >



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Friday, August 2, 2013

China and the Chinese World Order in the 1950s: A Research Workshop

Seminar | July 30 – August 3, 2013 every day | 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS)


Scholars from the U.S. and China present their research on the People's Republic of China during the 1950s. This is a closed workshop jointly sponsored by East China Normal University, Harvard University, and UC Berkeley. UC Berkeley Students, faculty, staff, and visiting scholars may apply to audit by emailing ccary@berkeley.edu with subject line: Audit request - China in the 1950s.

The...   More >



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Saturday, August 3, 2013

China and the Chinese World Order in the 1950s: A Research Workshop

Seminar | July 30 – August 3, 2013 every day | 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS)


Scholars from the U.S. and China present their research on the People's Republic of China during the 1950s. This is a closed workshop jointly sponsored by East China Normal University, Harvard University, and UC Berkeley. UC Berkeley Students, faculty, staff, and visiting scholars may apply to audit by emailing ccary@berkeley.edu with subject line: Audit request - China in the 1950s.

The...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Sunday, August 4, 2013

From Up on Poppy Hill: Castles in the Sky: Masterful Anime from Studio Ghibli

Film - Feature | August 4 | 4:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, 2575 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, Ca 94720


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Recommended for ages 8 and up


(Kokuriko-zaka kara). Hayao Miyazaki’s son Goro follows his fantasy debut Tales of Earthsea (2006) with this realist animated tale of teenage love set in a Japan gearing up for the Tokyo Olympics, a key moment in the country’s embrace of modernity. Change and revolt are in the air, even in a sleepy seaside high school, where the shy but bright Umi meets Shun, an...   More >


$5.50 BAM/PFA Member; Cal Student, $6.50 Cal Faculty and Staff; Disabled Patron; Non Cal Student; Senior Patron ( 65 & Older); General Admission Youth (17 & under), $9.50 General Admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-0808.



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Monday, August 5, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Thursday, August 8, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Friday, August 9, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Whisper of the Heart: Castles in the Sky: Masterful Anime from Studio Ghibli

Film - Feature | August 11 | 4:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, 2575 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, Ca 94720


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Recommended for ages 10 and up


(Mimi wo Sumaseba). "I felt as if I'd found a treasure in a cave. And then, with one thoughtless word, I felt like I had been buried alive." So says Shizuku, the heroine of Whisper of the Heart. Living in a cramped apartment block of a Tokyo suburb, Shizuku is a bookish ninth-grader up against the prospect of a spirit-crushing educational track leading someday...   More >


$5.50 BAM/PFA Member; Cal Student, $6.50 Cal Faculty and Staff; Disabled Patron; Non Cal Student; Senior Patron ( 65 & Older); General Admission Youth (17 & under), $9.50 General Admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-0808.



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Monday, August 12, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Thursday, August 15, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Friday, August 16, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Monday, August 19, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Yang Fudong and Philippe Pirotte in Conversation

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies | August 20 | 6 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Yang Fudong

Philippe Pirotte, Adjunct Senior Curator, BAM/PFA

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Join artist Yang Fudong and BAM/PFA Adjunct Senior Curator Philippe Pirotte for a conversation focusing on the protagonists of Yang’s films: young Chinese who, like the artist, have grown up in the rapidly transforming society of the new China. What are the ideals and anxieties of this generation? How do they struggle to retain personal dignity in a society adjusting to constant change? How do...   More >



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Thursday, August 22, 2013

An Estranged Paradise: Yang Fudong's Cinematic Influences

Film - Feature: Center for Chinese Studies | August 22 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, 2575 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, Ca 94720


Yang Fudong

Philippe Pirotte

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


In person/Yang Fudong and Philippe Pirotte


(Mosheng tiantang). Beautifully shot and edited in lustrous B&W, this quiet masterpiece offers rare glimpses of life in China circa 1997. Loosely based on Jim Jarmusch’s Stranger Than Paradise, Yang Fudong’s first film is a poignant psychological drama that follows the activities of a young man in Hangzhou. Zhuzi is preoccupied with his...   More >


$5.50 BAM/PFA Member; Cal Student, $6.50 Cal Faculty and Staff; Disabled Patron; Non Cal Student; Senior Patron ( 65 & Older); General Admission Youth (17 & under), $9.50 General Admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-0808.



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Friday, August 23, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Chinese Graduate and Postdoctoral Scholars Association New Students and Scholars Reception

Reception: Center for Chinese Studies | August 25 | 9 a.m.-1 p.m. |  Alumni House


Zhengwen Chen, Consul, Consulate General of the People's Republic of China; Sasha Chang, International Student Advisor, Berkeley International Office

Graduate Assembly


Chinese Graduate and Postdoctoral Scholars Association plans on a welcome reception for new Berkeley students and scholars at Alumni House. Attendees will enjoy students’ performances, ice breaker games and resource booths. Decent Chinese food will also be served. Free admission!


Faculty, Students - Graduate

All Audiences



My Neighbor Totoro: Castles in the Sky: Masterful Anime from Studio Ghibli

Film - Feature | August 25 | 3 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, 2575 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, Ca 94720


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive





$5.50 BAM/PFA Member; Cal Student, $6.50 Cal Faculty and Staff; Disabled Patron; Non Cal Student; Senior Patron ( 65 & Older); General Admission Youth (17 & under), $9.50 General Admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-0808.



Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind: Castles in the Sky: Masterful Anime from Studio Ghibli

Film - Feature | August 25 | 5 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, 2575 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, Ca 94720


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive




$5.50 BAM/PFA Member; Cal Student, $6.50 Cal Faculty and Staff; Disabled Patron; Non Cal Student; Senior Patron ( 65 & Older); General Admission Youth (17 & under), $9.50 General Admission

Buy tickets online, or by calling 510-642-0808.



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission

Monday, August 26, 2013

Orientation Tour

Orientation: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | August 26 – 30, 2013 every day | 2-3 p.m. |  East Asian Library


Bruce C. Williams, C. V. Starr East Asian Library

Library


Learn about the C. V. Starr East Library, its facilities, and its collections.



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Orientation Tour

Orientation: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | August 26 – 30, 2013 every day | 2-3 p.m. |  East Asian Library


Bruce C. Williams, C. V. Starr East Asian Library

Library


Learn about the C. V. Starr East Library, its facilities, and its collections.



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Orientation Tour

Orientation: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | August 26 – 30, 2013 every day | 2-3 p.m. |  East Asian Library


Bruce C. Williams, C. V. Starr East Asian Library

Library


Learn about the C. V. Starr East Library, its facilities, and its collections.



Free Poster Pizza Palooza at BAM/PFA: Attention new Cal students!

Special Event: Center for Chinese Studies | August 28 | 7-8:30 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Be among the first to experience our major fall exhibition spotlighting the work of Shanghai-based artist Yang Fudong, whose film work deals with the ideals and anxieties of his young contemporaries in China today. Take home a free exhibition poster. Get lost in the galleries. Enter a raffle for a chance to win semester-long film passes to the PFA Theater. Enjoy free pizza and music by one of our...   More >


$0 Free admission for all!



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Orientation Tour

Orientation: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | August 26 – 30, 2013 every day | 2-3 p.m. |  East Asian Library


Bruce C. Williams, C. V. Starr East Asian Library

Library


Learn about the C. V. Starr East Library, its facilities, and its collections.



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission

Friday, August 30, 2013

Orientation Tour

Orientation: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | August 26 – 30, 2013 every day | 2-3 p.m. |  East Asian Library


Bruce C. Williams, C. V. Starr East Asian Library

Library


Learn about the C. V. Starr East Library, its facilities, and its collections.



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Saturday, August 31, 2013

Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Monday, September 2, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Why do Marxian Social Sciences Survive in Japan?

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | September 4 | 4:30 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Hiroshi Onishi, Keio University; Kazuyasu Miyata, Hokkaido University of Education; Akio Kamitani, Visiting Scholar of CJS, Sapporo Gakuin University

Andrew Barshay, UC Berkeley

Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


More than 20 years have passed since the collapse of Eastern European socialist systems. It was thought that the world would move towards greater peace and democracy. But instead the gap between poverty and wealth has expanded worldwide, which has caused an increase in war and terrorism.
Due to these circumstances, we now see Communist Parties and socialist forces, that had been once despised,...   More >



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Thursday, September 5, 2013

The Self as a Process: Rāmakaṇṭha's Middle Ground Between Brahminical Eternalism and Buddhist Momentariness

Colloquium: Center for Buddhist Studies | September 5 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor), Conference room


Alex Watson, Harvard University

Center for Buddhist Studies


The paper concerns the Buddhist-Brahminical debate about the existence or non-existence of a self. First an analysis is given of what precisely separates the Buddhist and the Brahminical positions. Next the view of Rāmakaṇṭha – a little-studied 10th century Kashmirian thinker, belonging to the tradition of Śaiva Siddhānta – is introduced. We will see how he carves out...   More >



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Friday, September 6, 2013

Monkey Business: New Voices from Japan

Panel Discussion: Center for Japanese Studies | September 6 | 1 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Masatsugu Ono; Yoko Hayasuke; Roland Kelts; Ted Goossen; Motoyuki Shibata

Center for Japanese Studies (CJS), The Japan Foundation, The Nippon Foundation


Two Japanese writers visit the Bay Area to discuss their writing, Japanese culture, and what it feels like to live in post-tsunami Japan. They will be joined by Roland Kelts, author of Japanamerica, Ted Goossen and Motoyuki Shibata, the editors of Monkey Business, the only English-language journal focused on Japanese literature, manga and poetry. There will be readings, discussions, and a Q&A...   More >



Tansaekhwa and the Case for Abstraction in Postwar Korea

Colloquium: Center for Korean Studies | September 6 | 4 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Joan Kee, Assistant Professor, History of Art, University of Michigan

Center for Korean Studies (CKS)


Starting in the mid-1960s, a group of Korean artists began to push paint, soak canvas, drag pencils, rip paper, and otherwise manipulate the materials of painting in ways that prompted critics to describe their actions as “methods” rather than artworks. Later known as Tansaekhwa, or Korean monochrome painting, this loose constellation of works became the international face of contemporary Korean...   More >



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission

Monday, September 9, 2013

The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Development Lunch: Economic Legacies of the Chinese Cultural Revolution

Seminar: Center for Chinese Studies | September 10 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall


Liang Bai, UC Berkeley (Economics)

Department of Economics, CEGA - Center for Effective Global Action



The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu

Exhibit - Artifacts: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | May 15 – September 10, 2013 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Fukuko Katsuura, Independent craftswoman

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The ancient arts of weaving and dyeing live on in the handwork of dedicated craftspeople such as Fukuko Katsuura. From a love of Japan’s textile arts came a dedication to mastering traditional weaving. From a life lived on and of the land, came experiments in coaxing color from plants gathered and grown. “The Sound of Weaving at Ôzu” features a selection of her work in silk, paper, and other...   More >

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Berkeley Innovation Seminar: Faster but Shorter versus Longer but Slower Patent protection- Which do Firms Prefer?

Seminar: Center for Chinese Studies | September 11 | 12:30-2 p.m. | 330 Blum Hall


Siwei Cao, UC Berkeley

Department of Economics


In addition to invention patents, the Chinese Patent Office provides utility models patents that have 10 year protection and do not involve substantive examination and hence are granted much faster. Using a dataset of successful U.S. patents originating from China, we find 19% of the patents, largely in fields of Electronic & Electrical and Mechanics featuring fast technology and product...   More >


All Audiences

All Audiences



Taiwan Studies Digital Archives

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | September 11 | 4-6 p.m. |  Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor)


Ping-hui Liao, Chuan-liu Chair Professor in Taiwan Studies, Department of Literature, University of California, San Diego

Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Chinese Studies (CCS)


My talk is on ways in which we can utilize digital archival materials on Taiwan’s print and visual culture. The main objective is to familiarize scholars in related fields with such resources, so as to facilitate their teaching, research, information sharing, and creative design. A rich diversity of website materials have been made available over the years by such governmental, academic,...   More >



Yang Fudong: Estranged Paradise, Works 1993-2013

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Chinese Studies | August 21 – December 8, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


This first midcareer survey of the work of Yang Fudong (b. 1971) presents films, multichannel videos, and photographs by a leading figure in China’s contemporary art world and independent cinema movement.

Yang’s work reflects the ideals and anxieties of the generation born during and after the Cultural Revolution that is struggling to find its place in the rapidly changing society of the new...   More >


Free UC Berkeley students/staff/faculty, BAM/PFA members, and children (under 12), $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65+), disabled persons, and youth (13-17), $10 General admission



Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | June 5 – October 20, 2013 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive


We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the...   More >


Free Cal students, faculty, and staff and BAM/PFA members, $7 Non-UC Berkeley students, seniors (65 & over), disabled persons, and young adults (13-17), $10 General admission