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The best of the Bay Area for KQED fans: discover events hand-picked by our editors, sponsored listings, and more.

Mon, November 5, 2012

Morrison Benjamin Dean Lecture: The History of Planetariums as the Morrison Turns 60!
Join the California Academy of Sciences to as celebrate the 60th birthday of the academy's Morrison Planetarium with a special presentation and look back through the dome's history and the ...
Time: 7:30 PM
Cost: $6-12
Syjuco Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room
Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room (2012) is an installation by conceptual artist Stephanie Syjuco as part of the exhibition Seeking Silicon Valley at the ZERO1 Garage. It functions ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Free

Tue, November 6, 2012

Ala Ebtekar's Absent Arrival at Gallery Paule Anglim
Ala Ebtekar's newest body of work brings together divergent places and times, in a hypothetical confluence of ancient traditions and the imagined future. Inspired by the delicacy and intricacy found ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Fletcher Benton Fletcher Benton: The Alphabet Series and New Works
The work of sculptor Fletcher Benton is featured at The Modernsim Gallery with his Alphabet Series. This Exhibition includes a series of abstract and geometric sculptures derived from the familiar ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Beach Blanket Beach Blanket Babylon: The World's Longest Running Musical Revue
Beach Blanket Babylon is the longest running musical revue in theater history. Hailed as 'a constant cascade of showstoppers' by the San Francisco Chronicle, Beach Blanket Babylon follows Snow White ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: varies
Syjuco Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room
Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room (2012) is an installation by conceptual artist Stephanie Syjuco as part of the exhibition Seeking Silicon Valley at the ZERO1 Garage. It functions ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Free
Michaan’s Auctions: November Special Events
Michaan's Auctions presents special events in November. November 3 - Saturday Appraisal Event from 10am-1pm, by appointment only, call (510) 227-2530; November 4 - Estate Auction featuring fine and decorative ...
Categories: Community Outreach
Time: All Day Event
Cost: free

Wed, November 7, 2012

Ala Ebtekar's Absent Arrival at Gallery Paule Anglim
Ala Ebtekar's newest body of work brings together divergent places and times, in a hypothetical confluence of ancient traditions and the imagined future. Inspired by the delicacy and intricacy found ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Fletcher Benton Fletcher Benton: The Alphabet Series and New Works
The work of sculptor Fletcher Benton is featured at The Modernsim Gallery with his Alphabet Series. This Exhibition includes a series of abstract and geometric sculptures derived from the familiar ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Arcega Baby and the Nacirema: Michael Arcega at the Luggage Store Gallery
Mixed media artist Michael Arcega hand-made a collapsible Pacific outrigger canoe as a medium for inter-cultural navigation. In addition, the show will include a sculptural diagram of language transference with ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Beach Blanket Beach Blanket Babylon: The World's Longest Running Musical Revue
Beach Blanket Babylon is the longest running musical revue in theater history. Hailed as 'a constant cascade of showstoppers' by the San Francisco Chronicle, Beach Blanket Babylon follows Snow White ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: varies
Syjuco Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room
Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room (2012) is an installation by conceptual artist Stephanie Syjuco as part of the exhibition Seeking Silicon Valley at the ZERO1 Garage. It functions ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Free
Michaan’s Auctions: November Special Events
Michaan's Auctions presents special events in November. November 3 - Saturday Appraisal Event from 10am-1pm, by appointment only, call (510) 227-2530; November 4 - Estate Auction featuring fine and decorative ...
Categories: Community Outreach
Time: All Day Event
Cost: free

Thu, November 8, 2012

CHI 2012 CHI 2012: The California Healthcare Institute Annual Meeting
CHI's Annual Meeting is focused on the relationship between biomedical innovation and public policy. This event brings together delegates from more than 200 of CHI's member organizations with policymakers to ...
Categories: Community Outreach
Time: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Ala Ebtekar's Absent Arrival at Gallery Paule Anglim
Ala Ebtekar's newest body of work brings together divergent places and times, in a hypothetical confluence of ancient traditions and the imagined future. Inspired by the delicacy and intricacy found ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Fletcher Benton Fletcher Benton: The Alphabet Series and New Works
The work of sculptor Fletcher Benton is featured at The Modernsim Gallery with his Alphabet Series. This Exhibition includes a series of abstract and geometric sculptures derived from the familiar ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
AB 25/Collective Memories
In celebration of their 25th Anniversary, Arts Benicia is presenting AB25/Collective Memories. AB25/Collective Memories showcases works of extraordinary talent from more than 100 artists working in Benicia, the Bay Area, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Arcega Baby and the Nacirema: Michael Arcega at the Luggage Store Gallery
Mixed media artist Michael Arcega hand-made a collapsible Pacific outrigger canoe as a medium for inter-cultural navigation. In addition, the show will include a sculptural diagram of language transference with ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Ken Burns An Evening with Ken Burns
KQED, in partnership with Charles River Associates, Subaru and Kraw Law Group, presents An Evening with Ken Burns. See a sneak preview of The Dust Bowl, which chronicles the worst ...
Categories: Arts: Movies
Time: 7:30 PM
Cost: Varies
Beach Blanket Beach Blanket Babylon: The World's Longest Running Musical Revue
Beach Blanket Babylon is the longest running musical revue in theater history. Hailed as 'a constant cascade of showstoppers' by the San Francisco Chronicle, Beach Blanket Babylon follows Snow White ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: varies
Syjuco Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room
Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room (2012) is an installation by conceptual artist Stephanie Syjuco as part of the exhibition Seeking Silicon Valley at the ZERO1 Garage. It functions ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Free
Stringberg Cycle Strindberg Cycle at The Cutting Ball Theater
The Cutting Ball Theater presents Strindberg Cycle: The Chamber Plays in Rep, a once in a lifetime marathon event of short plays by the father of modern drama. See Storm, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: $15-50

Fri, November 9, 2012

Ala Ebtekar's Absent Arrival at Gallery Paule Anglim
Ala Ebtekar's newest body of work brings together divergent places and times, in a hypothetical confluence of ancient traditions and the imagined future. Inspired by the delicacy and intricacy found ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Fletcher Benton Fletcher Benton: The Alphabet Series and New Works
The work of sculptor Fletcher Benton is featured at The Modernsim Gallery with his Alphabet Series. This Exhibition includes a series of abstract and geometric sculptures derived from the familiar ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Jim Campbell Jim Campbell's Screen Obscura
Using LEDs and custom electronics, Jim Campbell constructs works that flirt with the limits of perception. In this exhibition, Campbell presents two permutations of his Home Movies series, whose ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Cost: Free
Jasper Johns Jasper Johns: Seeing with the Mind's Eye
For nearly 60 years, Jasper Johns has explored, in his words, 'how we see and why we see the way we do.' The artist's first Bay Area museum survey in ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Cost: Varies
AB 25/Collective Memories
In celebration of their 25th Anniversary, Arts Benicia is presenting AB25/Collective Memories. AB25/Collective Memories showcases works of extraordinary talent from more than 100 artists working in Benicia, the Bay Area, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Arcega Baby and the Nacirema: Michael Arcega at the Luggage Store Gallery
Mixed media artist Michael Arcega hand-made a collapsible Pacific outrigger canoe as a medium for inter-cultural navigation. In addition, the show will include a sculptural diagram of language transference with ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Richard Shaw Local Treasures: Bay Area Ceramics
Local Treasures, a bi-annual exhibition series started in 2010. The focus of this year's exhibition is on Bay Area ceramics and includes the work of Clayton Bailey, Viola Frey, Ted ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Donations requested
Flo Oy Wong Remnants: Artists Respond to the Chinese American Experience
CHSA has reached out to its artistic community to create works that interpret and respond to the themes of its history galleries. Five artists are participating in this installation: Nancy ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: $2-5
Beach Blanket Beach Blanket Babylon: The World's Longest Running Musical Revue
Beach Blanket Babylon is the longest running musical revue in theater history. Hailed as 'a constant cascade of showstoppers' by the San Francisco Chronicle, Beach Blanket Babylon follows Snow White ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: varies
Syjuco Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room
Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room (2012) is an installation by conceptual artist Stephanie Syjuco as part of the exhibition Seeking Silicon Valley at the ZERO1 Garage. It functions ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Free
Stringberg Cycle Strindberg Cycle at The Cutting Ball Theater
The Cutting Ball Theater presents Strindberg Cycle: The Chamber Plays in Rep, a once in a lifetime marathon event of short plays by the father of modern drama. See Storm, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: $15-50

Sat, November 10, 2012

Oakland Zoo Oakland Zoo: Harvesters and Hibernators
Join the Oakland Zoo to learn how different animals prepare for winter in different ways! Winter is coming! Humans adapt to cold weather by wearing coats and hats when we ...
Categories: Family Friendly
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Ala Ebtekar's Absent Arrival at Gallery Paule Anglim
Ala Ebtekar's newest body of work brings together divergent places and times, in a hypothetical confluence of ancient traditions and the imagined future. Inspired by the delicacy and intricacy found ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Fletcher Benton Fletcher Benton: The Alphabet Series and New Works
The work of sculptor Fletcher Benton is featured at The Modernsim Gallery with his Alphabet Series. This Exhibition includes a series of abstract and geometric sculptures derived from the familiar ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Jim Campbell Jim Campbell's Screen Obscura
Using LEDs and custom electronics, Jim Campbell constructs works that flirt with the limits of perception. In this exhibition, Campbell presents two permutations of his Home Movies series, whose ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Cost: Free
Jasper Johns Jasper Johns: Seeing with the Mind's Eye
For nearly 60 years, Jasper Johns has explored, in his words, 'how we see and why we see the way we do.' The artist's first Bay Area museum survey in ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Cost: Varies
AB 25/Collective Memories
In celebration of their 25th Anniversary, Arts Benicia is presenting AB25/Collective Memories. AB25/Collective Memories showcases works of extraordinary talent from more than 100 artists working in Benicia, the Bay Area, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Arcega Baby and the Nacirema: Michael Arcega at the Luggage Store Gallery
Mixed media artist Michael Arcega hand-made a collapsible Pacific outrigger canoe as a medium for inter-cultural navigation. In addition, the show will include a sculptural diagram of language transference with ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Richard Shaw Local Treasures: Bay Area Ceramics
Local Treasures, a bi-annual exhibition series started in 2010. The focus of this year's exhibition is on Bay Area ceramics and includes the work of Clayton Bailey, Viola Frey, Ted ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Donations requested
Amy X Locaphonic: Fill As Desired
Locaphonic is a food and music event inspired by the “locavore” movement. Composer Amy X Neuburg and the vocal ensemble Solstice will perform Neuburg's original song cycle, inspired by Jewish ...
Categories: Arts: Music
Time: 7:30 PM
Cost: $35-40
Kerry Laitala Other Cinema's Optronica
The eclectic/electric Live A/V series returns to Other Cinema with a roster of 7 performances and several single-channel works -- including work by Lori Varga, Will Erokan, Kerry Laitala, Anne ...
Categories: Arts: Movies
Time: 8:30 PM
Cost: $7.77
Beach Blanket Beach Blanket Babylon: The World's Longest Running Musical Revue
Beach Blanket Babylon is the longest running musical revue in theater history. Hailed as 'a constant cascade of showstoppers' by the San Francisco Chronicle, Beach Blanket Babylon follows Snow White ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: varies
Syjuco Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room
Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room (2012) is an installation by conceptual artist Stephanie Syjuco as part of the exhibition Seeking Silicon Valley at the ZERO1 Garage. It functions ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Free
Stringberg Cycle Strindberg Cycle at The Cutting Ball Theater
The Cutting Ball Theater presents Strindberg Cycle: The Chamber Plays in Rep, a once in a lifetime marathon event of short plays by the father of modern drama. See Storm, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: $15-50

Sun, November 11, 2012

Jasper Johns Jasper Johns: Seeing with the Mind's Eye
For nearly 60 years, Jasper Johns has explored, in his words, 'how we see and why we see the way we do.' The artist's first Bay Area museum survey in ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Cost: Varies
AB 25/Collective Memories
In celebration of their 25th Anniversary, Arts Benicia is presenting AB25/Collective Memories. AB25/Collective Memories showcases works of extraordinary talent from more than 100 artists working in Benicia, the Bay Area, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Richard Shaw Local Treasures: Bay Area Ceramics
Local Treasures, a bi-annual exhibition series started in 2010. The focus of this year's exhibition is on Bay Area ceramics and includes the work of Clayton Bailey, Viola Frey, Ted ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Donations requested
Solar Mama Girls Power the World
Community Cinema and Stanford Society of Women Engineers present a film screening of Solar Mamas. The film highlights Barefoot College in India, where a female student becomes her country's first ...
Categories: Arts: Movies
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
Beach Blanket Beach Blanket Babylon: The World's Longest Running Musical Revue
Beach Blanket Babylon is the longest running musical revue in theater history. Hailed as 'a constant cascade of showstoppers' by the San Francisco Chronicle, Beach Blanket Babylon follows Snow White ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: varies
Syjuco Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room
Free Text: The Open Source Reading Room (2012) is an installation by conceptual artist Stephanie Syjuco as part of the exhibition Seeking Silicon Valley at the ZERO1 Garage. It functions ...
Categories: Arts: Multimedia
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Free
Stringberg Cycle Strindberg Cycle at The Cutting Ball Theater
The Cutting Ball Theater presents Strindberg Cycle: The Chamber Plays in Rep, a once in a lifetime marathon event of short plays by the father of modern drama. See Storm, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: $15-50

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