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by , Feb 3, 2018



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David Armstrong - AMOCA
Chester Arnold
Bryant Austin
Americ Azevedo

Jane Baker – Working Assets
Clayton Bailey - Dr. Gladstone and Psychoceramics
Jim Barton - A Certain Mathematics
Michael Beck
Arthur Bell – Strange and Marvelous
Richard Berger – Elusive Genius
Richard Berger - Necessities
Richard Berger - To All Artists Known and Unknown
Richard Berger - Elephanta
Richard Berger - Pal
In Memory of Richard Berger - R. Whittaker
Charles Bigger - On Philosophy
Donna Billick (and Diane Ullman) Art and Science Fusion at UCD
Phil Borges
Sam Bower - Greenmuseum
Sam Bower - Art As Service
Sam Bower, Anne Veh - Giftivism and Generosity
Robert Brady - Desert Canto
Robert Brady - at BAC
Demetrio Braceros - New Trail of Hope
Ruth Braunstein - Braunstein/Quay
Larry Brilliant - Birds and Saints Don't Collect
Jim Brooks - The Right Stuff
Doug Burgess - Weeds

Adam Campbell - A Taste for Life
Jim Campbell  - Frames of Reference
Bruce Cannon  - Precession of the Simulacra
Dr. Eduardo Cardona - First, You Have To Be
T. Carney, Jane Wodening, L. Felzmann, R.Whittaker
(Panel Discussion "Enter the Wild" at di Rosa Gatehouse Gallery)
Squeak Carnwath - Advocate of the Unwatched Life
Squeak Carnwath - Reflections on Painting
Squeak Carnwath - at BAC
Rolando Castellon - Mysterious Stranger
Enrique Martínez Celaya - Self and Beyond Self
Enrique Martínez Celaya - On Art and Mindfulness (an excerpt)
Enrique Martínez Celaya - The Parting of the Exemplary Museum
Enrique Martínez Celaya - Guide
     part 1
     part 2
     part 3
     part 4
     part 5
     part 6
     part 7
     part 8
     part 9
     part 10 (conclusion)
John Chambers  - You Bloom, We Bloom
Francis Xavier Charet - Consciousness Studies
Carl Cheng - The John Doe Company
Tracy Cochran 
Loren Cole - An Unknown Hero
Linda Connor - Outside of Time
Andy Couturier - The Abundance of Less
Kathleen Cramer - I Touch Art
Kathleen Cramer - Seven Sunsets
Kathleen Cramer - Looking for a House in Greece - 
                 A Tour with Heidegger

Grace Dammann - Before and After
Betsy Damon - Living Water
Haricharan Das - In the Company of Saints
Erik d’Azevedo - Culture Shock
Melanie DeMore - Sound Awareness 
Diane Ding -  Hidden Stories
Diane Ding - Panel Discussion, Dolby Chadwick Gallery
Marcia Donahue - Working with Hot Material
Marcia Donahue - Anti-Ivory-Tower Device
Sheila Donis - A Life of Giving
James Doolin - Journey
Bill Douglass - Jimbo's Bop City and Other Tales
Craig Downer, Elyse Gardner - Plight of the Wild Horses
Bill Drayton - (audio) Everyone a Changemaker w/MIchael Lerner
Mark Dubois - How Do We Wake Up?
Dan Duncan - Poet Laureate of Virtual Reality

Chris Eckert - Borderlands
Andre Enard - Toward Inaccessible Places
Michelle Esrick - On Making Saint Misbehavin'
Michael Evans, David Parker - The Vital Image

Cherri Farrell - Kitchen Teachings
Bella Feldman, Elizabeth Sher - Bella, Bella (at BAC premiere)
L. Felzmann, T. Carney, J. Wodening, R. Whittaker
"Into the Wild" panel at di Rosa Gatehouse Gallery
Carlo Ferretti's Cove  - R. Whittaker
Fredric Fierstein - An Outrageous Act
Fredric Fierstein - Bicycling to Mongolia
Viola Frey - Who Creates Originals, Ever?
Reiko Fujii - The Glass Kimono
David Fullarton - Congratulations on Your Caribou

Terrence Galvin - The Meaning of Proportion
Barbara Ganzkow - Flying the Big Ones
Elyse Gardner, Craig Downer - Wild Horses
James George – If Not Now, When?
James George - Who Am I? And For What?
Steve Georgiou - Remembering Robert Lax
Wavy Gravy - Saint Misbehavin'
Michael Grbich - Bridges to Cross
Susan Hyde Greene - Art and Healing
Doug Groves - Ranch Life

Silas Hagerty – Dakota 38
Silas Hagerty – Smooth Feather Productions
Ladislav Hanka - What We Actually Love -
                Reflections on Contemporary Art
Ladislav Hanka - In Pursuit of Birds
Ladislav Hanka - Some Thoughts Sent to Ted Orland
Ladislav Hanka - Gitche Gumee: Big Water, Cradle of My Inspiration
Rue Harrison - Beyond the Known Territory
Rue Harrison - Jungle of Montini
Rue Harrison - Animalair: First Summer Session Abroad
Ann Hatch - Making a Place for Art
Rick Hawes - Unauthorized Civic Improvements
Gareth Hill - Reflections of a Jungian Analyst
Pam Hiller - A Weaver's Reflections
Edith Hillinger - Courage
Edith Hillinger - Building a Life in Art
Ron Hobbs - Reflections
Ron Hobbs - Half a Mile from Taos Pueblo
Ron Hobbs - Three Bird Stories
Ron Hobbs - The Honey Peddler
Mary Daniel Hobson - Arts and Healing Network
Lee Hoinacki - Conscience and Courage
Archana Horsting - KALA and An Artist's Journey
Professor Ron Howard - Waking Up
Professor Ron Howard - The Best Game There Is
Charles Howard - Radical Love and Holy Play
James Hubbell - A Life of One's Own
Daniel Hunter - The Idea of Something Real
Leigh Hyams  -  This Incredible Fact of Being Alive
Leigh Hyams - Trusting the Process

Jeremiah Jenkins - What Is Art For?
Jeremiah Jenkins - Panel Discussion, Dolby Chadwick Gallery
Ed Johnson - Beauty and Science

Peter Kalmus - The Question of Progress
Richard Kamler - An Art of Engagement pt 1
Richard Kamler - An Art of Engagement pt 2
Karma Kitchen - A Taste of the New Counter-Culture
Peter Kingsley - Remembering What We Have Forgotten
Peter Kingsley - Finding What Is Real
Manuel Klarmann - Eaternity
Eric Klatt - Regarding Fencelines
Lisa Kokin - Reflections and Reconfigurations
Matthew Kowalski - Giving Back What Was So Clearly Given To Me
Dr. Ramkumar Kutty - Vaidyagrama, In Search of Authentic Ayurveda

Shabir Latif – Emotional Intelligence
Yoo-Mi Lee - From Money to Meaning
Tom Leddy - The Garden As Art
Michael Lerner - Inner and Outer Healing
Michael Levenston/B. Woodsworth - Vancouver's City Farmers
Audrey Lin -  Alive in the World
Elaine Ling - Remote Wonders
Karl Linn - Reclaiming a Commons
Hung Liu - Susie Davis, R. Whittaker
Tom Lorio - R. Whittaker
Brenda Louie - Flowers from the Sky
Richard Lueker, M.D. - A Miracle Cure

Marjorie Maddox - Writing Across the Genres
John Malloy - We Are  All in This Together
Enrique Martinez-Celaya -  Self and Beyond Self
Vaea Marx - Koan
John Mason - No  Simple Answers
Meredith May - For the Love of Bees
Meredith May - I Who Did Not Die
Dan McCormick, Mary O’Brien - Restoration
Michael C. McMillen - The Alchemy of Things
Murray Mednick - A Conversation with Murray Mednick
Murray Mednick - On Acting and Performance in My Plays
Nipun Mehta - A Journey to Service
Jim Melchert  - Getting There Is Half the Fun
Jim Melchert  - Lucky Breaks
Nancy Mellon - Story Telling As a Healing  Art
Gabriel Meyer - Stretching Identity
Manulani Aluli Meyer - Awakin
Michael Miller - Pottery and the Ancient Life
Taya Doro Mitchell - Keeping Your Hands Moving
Taya Doro Mitchell - Following Taya
Rod, Andree Moen - Two Jewelers of New Mexico
David Molesky - Infinite Water
Kate Munger - Threshold Choir
Anne Muller - Bhutan's Gross National Happiness Index
George Murphy -
Joe Murphy (Joe Peace) - Peace Chain Reaction
Ann Firth Murray - Can Love Be a Force for Social Justice?

Mas Nakaima, Janet Roth - Spirit Rock
Tom Nakashima, Rob Barnard - The Artist's Way
Ron Nakasone – Art of Sho
Ron Nakasone – Formless Form
Jeff Nedry - Kindness Journey
Gail Needleman - Music Is Something You Do
Jacob Needleman - Art & Philosophy
Jacob Needleman – (audio) Why Can't We Be Good?
Jacob Needleman - What Is God?
Juan Negrin - A Life of Service to the Huichol
Mark Nepo - The Journey of Awakening
Thu Nguyen - Connectivity
Saïd Nuseibeh - The Bond of Mystical Beauty

Ida Oberman - The Whole Child and Urban Education - A Waldorf Perspective
Mary O’Brien/Daniel McCormick - Restoration
James O’Dea - Reconciliation, Forgiveness and Restorative Justice
Nathan Oliveira - Fundamentals
Ruth Ozeki - We Are All Time-Beings

Slobodan Dan Paich -  Living Culture
Slobodan Dan Paich -  Art For Social Change
Slobodan Dan Paich - Artship in America
David Parker - The Phenomenal World
David Parker, Michael Evans - The Vital Image
Jonathan Parker – "Untitled"
Joe Peace (Joe Murphy) - Peace Chain-Reaction
Lea Pearlman - Inspiring Happiness
Sam Perry - At Sanchez Art Center
Sam Perry - A Feeling for Beauty
Ann Petru - A Doctor For Life
Irene Pijoan - Lucidity
Zach Pine -  Life Practice
Judy Pfaff - The Interior Landscape

Milan Rai - The Butterfly Effect
Jeffrey Rawlins - From Arcosanti with Love
Godfrey Reggio - A Call for a Another Way of Living
Paul Reynard - Beyond Beauty
Brian Rood - Avenue Books
Jane Rosen - Intelligence of Life
Jane Rosen - Seeing
Jane Rosen -  Importance of Questions
Jane Rosen - On Paul Reynard
Jane Rosen - Art 12, A Day in Drawing Class
Laurence Rosenthal - On Composing for Film
Mary Rothschild - Considering Media in the Light of Relationship and Attention
Dennis Rubenstein (Tree) - San Francisco's Free Farm
Ursula von Rydingsvard - Objects of Presence

Bob Sadler - A Common Humanity
Fariba Safai - The Power of Giving Panel at BAC
Marvin Sanders - Magic Flute
Dr. Len Saputo - Integral Health Medicine
Susan Schaller - Story of a Contemporary Miracle
Donald Schell - Risking Song
Dickson Schneider - Looking for Something That's True
Dickson Schneider -  Free Art
Dean Schwarz - On Marguerite Wildenhain and the Deep Work of Making Pots
James (Cal) Seeba - Medicine Journey
Peter Selz - A Life In Art
Peter Selz - At the Berkeley Art Center
Enrique Serrato - Crazy for Art
Richard Shaw - Magic Tricks
Elizabeth Sher - Bella, Bella
Katherine Sherwood - Art and Healing
Raphael Shevelev - Seeing Is Relationship
Radek Skrivanek - They Dying Sea
Paul Van Slambrouck - Reflections on Journalism
Ashley Smith - Power of Giving Panel at BAC
Paolo Soleri - Architecture As Salvation
Frederick Sontag - A Time of Searching
Stephen De Staebler - Body and Spirit
Joan di Stefano - The Action of Light
Mary Stein - The Gift of Danger
Livia Stein - A Visit to India
Irene Sullivan - Understanding of the Heart
Rev. Heng Sure - Cultivation and Practice
Wendy Sussman - Real Painting
Dr. Victoria Sweet - Slow Medicine

Hadi Tabatabai - Not This, Not That
Haid Tabatabai - In Memory of Agnes Martin
Jerry Takigawa - Grace In Uncertainty
Jacqueline Thurston - Time In Egypt
John Toki - Many Dimensions
John Toki - And Some Reflections on Cultural Service
Alfred Tolle - Wisdom Together
Ehren Tool - The Power of Giving Panel at BAC
Ehren Tool - A Marine's Journey
Lucy Traber - Coming to One's Senses
Tree (Dennis Rubenstein) - San Francisco's Free Farm
Quincy Troupe - A Poet's Journey
James Turrell - Greeting the Light

Diane Ullman - Art and Science Fusion at UCD
David Ulrich - Remembering Minor White
John Upton - A Life in Photography

Paul Van Slambrouck - Reflections on Journalism
Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee - Deep Water
Ursula von Rydingsvard - Objects of Presence
Anne Veh - Steve Karlin and Susie Bear
Susan Vorbeck - Cotton and Silk
Susan Vorbeck - Two Childhood Stories

Gale Wagner - at BAC
Gale Wagner - Free Flight
Gale Wagner - An Art of Joy
Ann Weber - Enough, Not Enough
Ann Weber - Panel Discussion, Dolby Chadwick Gallery
John Wehrle - First Do No Harm
Tom Weidlinger - Tree of the Art of the Mind
Richard Whittaker - Point Reyes Dialogues
Richard Whittaker - Berkeley Treasures
Richard Whittaker - Talking with Artists
Richard Whittaker - Future Department of Authentic Self
Richard Whittaker - Transcendental Vision in Sand City
Richard Whittaker - Brent Nettle and Art with Elders
Richard Whittaker - In Memory of Richard Berger
Richard Whittaker - Bicycling to Mongolia
Richard Whittaker - Rolling Art in LA
Richard Whittaker - Demetrio Braceros - New Trail of Hope
Richard Whittaker - Tony May, Small Matters
Richard Whittaker - Panel Discussion, Dolby Chadwick Gallery
Richard Whittaker - Power of Giving - Ehren Tool, Fariba Safai, Ashley Smith
Jane Wodening - Doors of Perception
John Wolfstone - Tamera and Beyond
Bob Woodsworth, Michael Levenson - Vancouver's City Farmers
Anita Wong - A Place To Stand
Carl Worth - Birth of an Art Center

Roy Yates - An Unknown Composer
Lily Yeh - Art for Social Transformation

Denise Zabalaga - We Are All the Other
Milford Zornes - An Artist's Life
Takayuki Zoshi - Spirit Carver



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