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  • Art Lab portrait drawings

    Drop In & Make Art

    Come experiment with us in the Fisher Art Lab, where everyone's an artist. Drop-in hours Thursdays through Sundays on the museum's lower level.

  • Late Nights, Great Nights

    . . . how about a date night? BAMPFA is open til 9 Fridays and Saturdays.

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    Members receive free admission to exhibitions and many events, discounted film tickets, invitations to openings, and much more. It's your all-access pass to BAMPFA!

  • Inspire & Ignite

    BAMPFA is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. We aim to inspire the imagination and ignite critical dialogue through art and film.

  • Free First Thursdays

    Visit the BAMPFA galleries with no admission charge the first Thursday of each month.  

In Person

Steven Okazaki Introduces Yojimbo

  • Jul 22, 8:15 PM
  • Aug 2, 7 PM

The Academy Award–winning filmmaker and the director of Mifune: The Last Samurai provides context to the film.

Performances that push the boundaries of sound, film, and movement by Julius Smack; Ashley Bellouin and Ben Bracken; and Paul Clipson, Amma Ateria, and Kevin Corcoran.

Seneferu presents a performance highlighting themes behind her collaborative curatorial project, The Black Woman Is God.

The curator leads a gallery talk on the exhibition Charles Howard: A Margin of Chaos.

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