Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive Dedicates New Asian Art Study Center in the Name of Influential Asian Art Scholar James Cahill and Announces the Receipt of a Gift of a Landmark Fourteenth-Century Chinese Painting
(Berkeley, CA) October 15, 2015—The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) will open its new building to the public on Sunday, January 31, 2016, with an all-day open house; the first day of regular programming will be Wednesday, February 3.
(Berkeley, CA) October 15, 2015—An ambitious mural project by renowned Chinese artist Qiu Zhijie will be the first work that visitors and passersby see at the new UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA), designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and opening to the public on Jan
(Berkeley, CA) June 3, 2015— BAM/PFA Senior Film Curator Susan Oxtoby has been honored with a pair of prestigious honors from the French and Georgian governments for her contributions to advancing a deeper appreciation of the history of filmmaking in those two countries.
Berkeley, CA, May 13, 2015 — The work of San Francisco–based art group Will Brown—a collaborative project of David Kasprzak, Jordan Stein, and Lindsey White—reimagines the roles of artist and curator through an inventive upending of traditional exhibition formats.