BAMPFA Art and Film Benefit: Saturday, May 7, 2022

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The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive is delighted to announce the return of our annual fundraising gala on Saturday, May 7, 2022. Inspired by BAMPFA’s distinctive commitment to art and film, this year’s event will pay tribute to two visionary artists whose pioneering work has shaped the history of art and film, both locally and globally: Amalia Mesa-Bains and Trinh T. Minh-ha. This festive evening will feature a cocktail reception and gallery viewing at BAMPFA, followed by a dinner and program held outdoors. We hope you will join us in celebrating these exceptional artists and supporting BAMPFA!

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Event Information

BAMPFA Art and Film Benefit
Honoring Amalia Mesa-Bains and Trinh T. Minh-ha

Saturday, May 7, 2022
2155 Center Street, Berkeley, CA, 94720

6 PM Cocktail Reception and Exhibition Viewing
7:30 PM Alfresco Dinner and Artist Tributes
9:30 PM Nightcap Lounge

Valet parking
Cocktail attire

Reservations and Payment

To make a gift by credit card, please click here.

By Mail
Please make checks payable to University of California Regents and mail to the following address. Kindly include an RSVP form if you have not already confirmed your reservation with us.

Development Office
2120 Oxford Street #2250
Berkeley, CA 94720

By Phone
To charge your gift by phone, please call our office at (510) 643-3913.

Donor-Advised Funds
Please contact us for details about supporting BAMPFA via a donor-advised fund.

All contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. The estimated value of goods and services for this event is $125 per attendee. UC Berkeley’s tax ID number is EIN 94-6002123.

For More Information

Please contact Masha Berek, Director of Special Events, at (510) 643-3913 or

Safety First

We will continue to monitor the latest information on COVID-19 health and safety protocols and take all precautions available to ensure a safe event. We will communicate about any safety measures to all attendees ahead of time, but please check back here for updated information prior to attending.