Be|Art|Now: Earl Lectures 2015

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{a public conference for activists, artists, & progressive people of faith}

The 112th Earl Lectures and Leadership Conference

January 29-31, 2015
THANK YOU for a wonderful conference!


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Co-create and experience performances, exhibits, worship space, & public arts. 

Be|Art|Now, the 112th Earl Lectures and Leadership Conference, brings you into conversation and reflection with theologians, artists, communities, and art itself

Performances, exhibits, worship space, public arts, and liturgies invite you to step inside revolutionary spaces where arts are transforming the world, and to explore innovative ways to integrate art into your vocation and spiritual life.

Featuring performances and lectures by scholars, artists and activists, including

Michael Franti {musician, filmmaker}

Adriene Thorne {pastor, dancer}

Frank Burch Brown {scholar of arts and religion} 

Jinho "The Piper" Ferreira {playwright, musician, police officer}

Tim Holmes {sculptor, philosopher}

Rossitza Schroeder {assistant professor of arts and religion, PSR}

Experience Bay Area community arts immersions at the Clairon Alley Mural Project, the Andy Goldsworthy installation at the Presidio, InterPlay movement and theater in Oakland, Youth Spirit Artworks job training program in Berkeley, or The Faithful Fools of San Francisco.

On-site experiential workshops include sessions by CircleSinger Evelie Delfino Sales Posch, minister and novelist Lizann Bassham, music scholar Johann van Niekerk, actors and indigenous rights activists Nanette Deetz and Hallie Frazer, and archaeologist Aaron Brody.

BE there. {no arts experience required}

Thanks to our sponsors!

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