Sunday, May 04, 2014

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Judy Chicago: A Butterfly for Oakland

Oakland Museum of California11am - 5pm, til 9pm on Fri

As acclaimed artist, author, feminist, educator, and intellectual Judy Chicago turns 75 this year, the Oakland Museum of California joins prominent…

SuperAwesome: Art and Giant Robot

Oakland Museum of California11am-5pm, till 9pm on Fri

Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of groundbreaking alternative art and culture magazine Giant Robot, OMCA features the major exhibition,…

Vinyl: The Sound and Culture of Records

Oakland Museum of California11am - 5pm, til 9pm on Fri

Explore the social and cultural phenomenon of listening to, collecting, and sharing records in Vinyl: The Sound and Culture of Records. Delve…

Poetry Unbound #12

The Art House Gallery & Cultural Center5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

In May, Poetry Unbound ushers in Mother’s Day with our first all-women reading. Deborah Fruchey, veteran Bay Area writer of poetry, fiction,…

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The Berkeley Potters Guild Spring Seconds Sale

Berkeley Potters Guild11:00-5:00

Like a Springtime breeze, the Berkeley Potters Guild doors open to the public to unveil a fresh array of beautiful pottery, sculpture & ceramic…

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In the Beginning was Black

Bullseye Resource Center Bay Area12:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Bullseye Bay Area Gallery presents In the Beginning was Black, a solo exhibition from Bay Area artist Clifford Rainey, on view April 19…

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Envisioning Human Rights: The Next Generation

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA)11:00-5:00

Visual art can be a powerful tool to create awareness and change in the face of both national and international human rights abuses. BAM/PFA…

Stage Makeup Workshop for Middle Schoolers at Berkeley Rep!

Berkeley Rep School of Theatre1-3pm

Calling all middle school students! Join the Berkeley Rep School of Theatre on Sunday, May 4 from 1-3pm for our final, exclusive middle school…

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Cinco de Mayo Weekend at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach

Playland-Not-At-The-Beach10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

May 3 - 4 Cinco de Mayo Weekend at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach Get your Cinco de Mayo fiesta on at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach! The whole family…

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The Piñata Dance Collective

Shawl Anderson Dance Center4:00 PM

Choreographer and artistic director of the Piñata Dance Collective, Liz Boubion, was recently accepted to a prestigious month-long artist residency,…

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NewPark Mall’s Cultural Corner May Exhibit Celebrates Cinco de Mayo

NewPark Mall11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Bay Area and internationally acclaimed artist Diego Marcial Rios will be the gallery’s feature artist in May. Rios’s exhibit showcases masks…

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Bg Craft Fest

Bedford Gallery10:00am - 5:00pm

Bg Craft Fest Sunday, May 4th 10:00am – 5:00pm, Free Admission The Bg Craft Fest will return to the Bedford Gallery on May 4 – just in time…

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Will Rogan / MATRIX 253

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA)11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Will Rogan’s (b. 1975) multifaceted work often reflects on prosaic manifestations of time’s passage that he identifies in his local environs,…

Salvation Army, Abdellah Taïa (Morocco, 2013)

Pacific Film Archive (PFA) Theater8:30 PM

San Francisco International Film Festival @ BAM/PFA Adapting his autobiographical novel, director Abdellah Taïa tells the story of a gay Moroccan…

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Agnès Varda: From Here to There, Agnès Varda (France, 2011)

Pacific Film Archive (PFA) Theater1:30 PM

San Francisco International Film Festival @ BAM/PFA Armed with her inimitable insight and ability to find beauty where one least expects it,…

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Manila in the Claws of Light, Lino Brocka (Philippines, 1975)

Pacific Film Archive (PFA) Theater6:00 PM

San Francisco International Film Festival @ BAM/PFA Digital Restoration! In 1978, Lino Brocka’s film Insiang received favorable responses…

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Open Studios

Arts Benicia10:00am - 5:00pm

More than 60 Benicia Artists will Open Studios to Public on May 3rd and 4th, 2014 from 10 am to 5 pm. Each year the artist and artisan community…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Berkeley Playhouse12noon, 5pm

No musical exemplifies the humor and poignancy of adolescence better than The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. This unlikely hit musical…

Deities, Demons, and Teachers of Tibet, Nepal, and India

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA)11:00-5:00

June 26, 2013 - September 14, 2014 Joyful and sensual sculptural figures of Indian deities and dancers join radiant images of enlightened…

The Possible Workshop

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA)11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join The Possible ceramics team and a host of special guests including John Toki of Leslie Ceramics to talk ceramics and see the results of…

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