Author Archives : arc_berkeley


Open Engagement Internship Program

Open Engagement 2016 –– POWER will take place April 29 – May 1, 2016 at the Oakland Museum of California and additional sites throughout the Bay Area. As part of the ARC | Arts + Design partnership with the 2016 Open Engagement conference, we are looking for extraordinary CAL BERKELEY students to join Open Engagement’s Internship Program! Join the OE team as an […]


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Big Ideas Challenge: Art and Social Change

The challenge for this category is to develop an innovative art projects that meaningfully engage with issues of advocacy, justice, and community-building. The projects may use any art form—visual/conceptual art, photography, new media, video, dance, theater/performance art, music, creative writing, or other forms. Art must be central to the project, and the proposal must reflect […]


ARC | A+D Working Group: The Arts and Economics

ARC | A+D Working Group: The Arts and Economics September 16, 11am to 1pm (recurring Wednesdays throughout the semester) Conceived as a forum to advance graduate study and to explore some of the institutional goals of UC Berkeley’s Arts + Design Initiative, this bi-weekly working group will focus on productive and fraught intersections between the […]


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Questioning Aesthetics: Mapping the Conversation

Mapping the Conversation The Questioning Aesthetics Symposium takes up the term aesthetics as both the subject and object of critique, and as a way to explore and expand new forms of aesthetics research in many disciplines. In relation to the evolving conversations around participation, computing and the contemporary, scholars and artists from around the US will come […]