The inaugural exhibition BAMPFA's landmark new building, Architecture of Life explores the ways that architecture—as concept, metaphor, and practice—illuminates various aspects of life experience.
Opening Week CelebrationFebruary 3–7, 2016
Celebrate and remember our storied past as we embark on this exciting new chapter in our institution’s history.
Spring 2016Second Saturday of Each Month
Family Fare connects art viewing with art making in ways that engage both young people and their grown-ups.
Lunchtime TalksSelected Fridays, February 5–April 29, 2016
UC Berkeley professors from across campus offer immersive reads of works on view in Architecture of Life.
Guided tours of the new BAMPFA and Architecture of Life, led by UC Berkeley graduate students.
Pialat (1925–2003) is considered the greatest French filmmaker of the post–New Wave era. A gifted storyteller, Pialat made films that capture the authenticity of real life.
Once a month, our galleries come alive with experimental music and other impromptu happenings. Programmed by Sarah Cahill.
Architectures of Life Across UC BerkeleyJanuary 27–April 20, 2016
In this UC Berkeley lecture course open to the public on selected Wednesdays, professors from different disciplines explore themes of BAMPFA's Architecture of Life exhibition.