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BAMPFA’s student opening draws crowds for art, festivities

Even the rain couldn’t stop hundreds of students from attending the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, or BAMPFA, student opening party Friday night. The event, titled “In Space,” was hosted by the BAMPFA Student Committee and attracted an impressive line of earnest attendees wrapping around numerous blocks in
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State for the arts: Muralists in need of public support

On any given day, cars rattle across the overpass above the Berkeley Amtrak station on Fourth Street. The clacking sound growls like thunder, momentary gaps of silence deafening. Away from the train tracks, a welcome poem is inscribed onto the rows of yellow concrete beams beneath the overpass.   At
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(processing) digs into archives, tells new stories

With the advent of the Internet, the rapid new world disconnects us as much as it connects us. With the increased capacity to record and communicate, we risk superficiality in our understanding of information. The Worth Ryder Gallery’s latest exhibition, (processing) – Bay Area Artists and the Archive, scrutinizes the
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