The 3000 block of Claremont Avenue is one of the quirkiest in Berkeley, with a strip of unusual stores.
The new Telegraph Avenue store owned by Ken Sarachan is decorated throughout by sculptures by local artist Mark Bulwinkle.
Helly Welly art. Photo: John Storey Helen Holt has lived and worked and raised two daughters at 1649 Dwight Way since 1979. Her parents moved to Berkeley from London, via Rhode Island, in 1960, and her father, the late Maurice Holt, was a highly respected and beloved professor at UC Berkeley. She attended the San […]
Mark Bulwinkle on Hannah Street, Oakland. Photo: John Storey For more than 40 years, Mark Bulwinkle has lived life on his own terms, doing what he wants to do every day with a unique artistic vision, a welder’s torch, and a Yankee work ethic. His art, especially his cut-steel sculptures, add a genius quirkiness to […]