Edy Boone, whose nephew, Eric Garner, was killed by police, has for decades guided people in creating murals that tackle issues of racism, poverty, and violence against young people of color.
Berkeley’s newest mural, a three-year collaboration overseen by artist, educator and activist Edythe Boone, was unveiled on Ashby Avenue Saturday.
Music from the Middle Eastern diaspora, late Beethoven, great basketball and more for your weekend.
A group of South Berkeley residents hope a new mural will encompass the past, present and future of South Berkeley.
Cal kicks off its football season, there’s a new Shotgun production, a mural unveiling, a cappella at Ashkenaz and reggae/rock band The Expendables at Cornerstone.
Neighbors on Ellis Street in South Berkeley began work today on a street mural which will spell out the words ‘Reparations Now!’ in giant letters on the block between Ashby Avenue and Prince Street.
The installation is like an elegantly written book that sheds light on the faces of Berkeley community members in the mural above.
The 2017 Berkeley Film Foundation grant cycle is open until May 5
The plan aims for 100% affordable housing at Ashby BART, and 50% throughout the corridor
After suffering serious falls, Betty Gray hasn’t been able to leave her second-floor apartment to run Alice’s Relaxing Bath and Gift Shop.
Those participating in the city’s public financing program can only get $50 from any donor, but Berkeley matches that six-to-one, or $300 per donor.