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Closing Reception

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 5:00pm

Join us in celebration of the remarkable exhibition, "Sacred Garments: Orthodox Christian Vestments from Around the World", curated by Lydia Webster. Co-sponsored by the Patriarch Athenagoras Orthodox Institute at the Graduate Theological Union and the Museum Studies Program at the University of San Francisco. Live music and refreshements will be provided. This is also a great chance to meet our guest curator Lydia and ask more in depth questions about her background and museum experience.

Located in CARe's Doug Adams Gallery, 2465 Le Conte Avenue, Berkeley.

Keeping the Tradition Alive: An interview with the “Opinionated Tailor”

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 5:00pm

Want to learn more about the fascinating and colorful world of liturgical vesture? Come to the gallery and chat with Khouria Krista West, an ecclesiastical tailor of Eastern Orthodox vestments based in Portland, Orgeon. Committeed to continuing the millennia-old tradition of high-quality vestments into the 21st century, Kh. Krista will be joining us remotely from her tailor's workshop, giving a behind-the-scenes tour of the space in which moden vestments are still hand-crafted to this day.

Join us in CARe's Doug Adams Gallery, 2465 Le Conte Avenue, Berkeley.

Sunday Gallery Dialogues

Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 2:00pm

Joing "Reverberating Echoes" curator Carol Bier as she engages in Sunday afternoon discussion with colleagues from the GTU. Presenter: Dr. Robert Russell, Center for Theology and Natural Science and Ian Barbour Professor of Theology and Science

Third Thursdays at BAMPFA

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 4:30pm

After gathering in the Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive lobby at 4:30pm, we'll hear a short talk about an artwork on display. Then, we can amble around the museum and/or go have a drink in the café! Check in the a CARe staff member for a complimentary ticket. Presenter: TBA GTU students, faculty, and friends are all welcome. BAMPFA is located at 2155 Center Street, between Oxford Street and Shattuck Avenue, in downtown Berkeley. 

Yoga in the Gallery

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 12:00pm

free | all levels welcome | no experience necessary 45 minute yoga class in the Doug Adams Gallery the third Wednesday of each month. Come in your work clothes and take a break! Mats provided. 

12-12:45pm. Led by Lily Manderville (RYT-200 and CARe's Programs Manager)

Yoga in the Gallery

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 12:00pm

free | all levels welcome| no experience necessary

45 minute yoga class in the Doug Adams Gallery the third Wednesday of each month. Come in your work clothes and take a break during you week. Mats provided! 12-12:45pm

Led by Lily Manderville (RYT-200 and CARe Programs Manager)

Brown Bag Lunch Series

Friday, May 5, 2017 - 12:00pm

Presented by Michelle Favreault (Starr King) Freight and Salvage- Arts Enrichment Grant Report

Brown Bag Lunch Series: informal presentations by GTU students, faculty, and staff. Located in CARe's Doug Adams Gallery. Bring your sack lunch! Hosted the first Friday of each month from 12-1pm.

 

Third Thursdays at BAMPFA

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 4:30pm

After gathering in the Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive lobby at 4:30pm, we'll hear a short talk about an artwork on display. Then, we can amble around the museum and/or go have a drink in the café! Check in the a CARe staff member for a complimentary ticket. Presented by Dr. Rossitza Schroeder (GTU-CARe and PSR Associate Professor of Art & Religion). GTU students, faculty, and friends are all welcome. BAMPFA is located at 2155 Center Street, between Oxford Street and Shattuck Avenue, in downtown Berkeley. 

Sunday Gallery Dialogues: Dr. Munir Jiwa

Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 2:00pm

Join “Reverberating Echoes” curator Carol Bier, Islamic Art Historian and CIS Visiting Scholar, as she engages in conversation with Dr. Munir Jiwa, Director, Center for Islamic Studies and Associate Professor of Islamic Studies.

 

Brown Bag Lunch Series: Poetry Reading

Friday, April 7, 2017 - 12:00pm

Brown Bag Lunch Series

Poetry Reading

Brown Bag Lunch Series: informal presentations by Graduate Theological Union students, 

faculty, and staff. Located in CARe's Doug Adams Gallery. Bring your sack lunch! 

Hosted the first Friday of each month from 12-1pm.

 

 

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