Public Programs in conjunction with the exhibition


An exhibition at the University Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive, UC Berkeley
August 23 - November 19, 1995
James Steward, Curator

Lecture Series

George Gund Theater
Free with museum admission

Sunday, September 24, 3:00 p.m.
"The Face of Childhood in British Art, 1730-1830"
James Steward, Exhibition Curator

Sunday, October 8, 3:00 p.m.
"Windows on Childhood: Contemporary Issues of Childhood in the Media"
Milton Chen, Director, Center for Education and Lifelong Learning, KQED

Thursday, November 16, 7:30 p.m.
"Creatures of Pleasure"
Simon Schama, Professor, Departments of History and Art History, Columbia University

Sunday, November 19
"Family Values: An Historical Context"
Lawrence Stone, Professor Emeritus Princeton University

Interdisciplinary Symposium

Saturday, October 28
"(Re)Constructing the Face of Childhood:
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
George Gund Theater
Admission: $10 general; $5 UAM/PFA members; students free
Featured speakers:
Linda Pollock, Tulane University; Ronald Paulson, Johns Hopkins University; David Bindman, University College London; Julia Briggs, De Montfort University, Leicester; Marina Warner, University of London; Mitzi Myers, UCLA

Song Recital

Wednesday, October 18
12 noon
Hertz Hall, UC Berkeley
Free
Soprano Vyna Restell in a program of songs about children

Family Day

Sunday, Nov. 5
11:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Free with museum admission
Special activities for parents and children, including guided tours, story-telling, art-making activities, music, performers, films, and refreshments

Guided Tours

Free with museum admission
Thursdays at 12:15 and 7:00 p.m., Sundays at 2:00 p.m.
Sign-language tour with James Steward, interpreted by Pat Lessard, Saturday, October 21, 1:30 p.m.

For information about education programs, call (510) 642-2358, weekdays 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Pacific Film Archive Film and Video Series

For further information, call (510) 642-1412, or consult the UAM/PFA Calendar.

Wednesday, September 13
The Child Learns
Includes work by Sherry Millner, Ericka Beckman, Mike Kelley

Tuesday, September 19
The Age of Innocence
Includes work by Joseph Cornell, Lewis Klahr, Matthias Mueller

Wednesday, September 27
The Family
Includes work by Daniel Reeves, Zig Gron, Julie Zando, Paul McCarthy

Tuesday, October 3
The Child Plays
Includes work by Todd Haynes, Leslie Thornton, Thomas Allen Harris

Wednesday, October 11
When the Child is More Than a Child
Includes work by Martha Rosler, Kate Wrobel

Tuesday, October 17
The Child Grows
Includes works by Peggy Ahwesh, Stan Brakhage, Guy Sherwin
Admission to films/videos: $5.50 general; $4.00 UAM/PFA members and UCB students

At the Museum's Cafˇ Grace

Special three-course prix-fixe English dinner
Saturday, October 28, 6:00 p.m.

English high tea
Sunday afternoons, Sept. 10, 17, 24, and Oct. 1, 2:00 -4:00 p.m.
For cafe reservations, call (510) 548-4366

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