Alexander Calder: The Hawk for Peace, 1968; painted steel; 156 x 132 1/2 in.; BAMPFA, gift of Alexander Calder in memory of Kenneth Aurand Hayes. Photo: Benjamin Blackwell.
The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) was recently awarded a prestigious Save America's Treasures grant in the amount of $109,576 to conserve and relocate a signature workRead More
Lawrence Rinder, the director and chief curator of the UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA), announced today that he will leRead More
Clockwise from top left: We pay tribute to the groundbreaking career of auteur and activist Marlon Riggs, showcase the towering oeuvre of Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami, and look back at the radical innovations of 1950s and ’60s British cinema.
The British are coming!Read More
Mayhem unfolds in Gimme Shelter, which scrutinizes the ill-fated free concert hosted by the Rolling Stones. This film screens July 19.