• November 06th, 2012

In this video (http://youtu.be/bjvCZvq6mnI) Ansel Adams discusses the culmination of the FIAT LUX photographic book which went into production in January 1967--the very month that California Governor Ronald Reagan presided at the UC Regents meeting at wh

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Berkeley Dance Project 2013: Aperture

  • April 23rd, 2013

November Winners and People's Choice Award

  • January 16th, 2013

Our panel of faculty judges has selected two winners for November's Fiat Lux Remix contest: Pauline Autet and Daniel Hogan.

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Our panel of faculty judges has selected two winners for October in our Fiat Lux Redux Contest

  • November 13th, 2012

First prize goes to Everto Gutierrez, for his photo "Field Day," which evokes Ansel Adams' Professor Stebbins Field Trip images in a complicated way. Everto has won a $150 gift card to the Cal Student Store.

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Exhibit of Paintings by students in Art Practice 102: Approaches to Painting

  • November 07th, 2012

Third-floor atrium in Kroeber Hall
Taught by Katherine Sherwood

Adams was always very attentive to a full range of tonal values in each of his photographs. Sherwood's students created paintings based on segments of Adams' Fiat Lux photos.

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Round Table Discussion on Fiat Lux

  • October 19th, 2012

Wurster 112

Round table on FIAT LUX,
by Ansel Adams and Nancy Newhall

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  • October 16th, 2012

Since last Spring, Joshua Williams, a doctoral student in Performance Studies, has been working on his new play, IN THE HOUSE WE HAVEN'T BUILT. The play will receive its first public reading this Thursday, October 18th.

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Elena Kempf is our First Fiat Lux Remix Winner

  • October 05th, 2012

Perform the Score: Fiat Lux Redux

  • October 01st, 2012

At Eucalyptus Grove

Join the students of Theater 84 in a public movement score!
• Wear light colored clothes and sturdy shoes
• Come prepared to move and listen
• All abilities welcome
• All participants will be video taped as they move throughout the site

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"Take Five" / Ken Light

  • September 22nd, 2012

"You know, the University is struggling [now] in terms of the budget and how the state sees it," says social documentary photographer Ken Light in response to the Fiat Lux book published by Ansel Adams and Nancy Newhall in the 1960s.

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