Tours, hands-on activities, participatory readings, performances, and other events for children and their families.
David and Janet Peoples, Justin Desmangles, and Daniel Clowes present films that inspire them.
Warhol prints from 1964 to 1977 that critique contemporary culture.
The witty, daring, and lavish films of writer-director-producer duo Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, including the influential Black Narcissus, The Red Shoes, and A Matter of Life and Death.
La Notte, Ixcanul, Elevator to the Gallows, and Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil
Ages 8 & upOngoing
Participatory reading for kids ages 8 & up.
Perspectives on the CollectionJuly 13–December 11, 2016
Berkeley Eye celebrates BAMPFA’s collection with nearly 150 works organized into thematic groupings, such as Human Nature; Space, Time, Energy; Barriers & Walls; Connection & Change.
Push and Pull: Hans Hofmann showcases signature works that manifest Hofmann’s dynamic painterly approach.
A monumental weaving by East Bay artist Terri Friedman, the second work in BAMPFA’s Art Wall series of commissioned temporary works.
This exhibition presents the films of Ana Mendieta (1948–1985) in the context of her own work and of the transformation of visual art in the 1970s.
Hands-on workshops & more
First-generation Conceptualism, focusing on performance and language. Works by Ant Farm, Eleanor Antin, John Baldessari, James Lee Byars, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, Bruce Nauman, Ed Ruscha, Yoko Ono, and more.
Family Fare connects art viewing with art making in ways that engage both young people and their grown-ups.
Introduce young people to the joys of the big-screen cinematic experience with Saturday afternoons at the movies.
Guided exhibition tours led by UC Berkeley graduate students.
Once a month, our galleries come alive with experimental music and other impromptu happenings.