Please us for an evening of art and music, bringing together the Bay Area’s artistic community and our thriving activist community.
This ambitious event will feature:
Music: “Scenes from Costa Rica” a new piece by local composer David Ryther, inspired by his trip to the rainforest, played by the Presidio String Quartet and students from the Crowden School of Music.
Painting: The unveiling of a new — huge — painting by Bay Area- based artist Chris Evans which shows, in mesmerizing detail, the connection between our lives and the rainforests of Borneo.
Insights: Composer and creative advisor of the Berkeley symphony, Gabriella Lena Frank, will be speaking about the intersection of art and activism.
Information: Borneo Project Director, Jettie Word, will speak about the rainforests of Borneo, and what we can do to save them.
Gala reception to follow.
Date: Saturday, May 19th
Time: Doors at 6pm, Event at 7pm
Location: The David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA
(right by downtown Berkeley BART)
General Admission Tickets: $30
$10 Student and activist tickets also available. Click here to purchase student/activist tickets.
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