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BAVC Turns 40
“It’s for video people; regardless of what your trip is. If you’re into video, do it.” In a 1976 video shared with BAVC by the San Francisco GLBT Historical Society, a man in the San...
February 8, 2016
Want a tech job? Stop Looking!
So you’ve heard it before, when it comes to scoring a new job in tech, “It’s not what you know but who you know”. Good advice. In fact you’ve probably already come to realize that the online job-hunting routine is just...
February 4, 2016
CLIR the Air with BAVC Preservation
dance magic, dance. Our 1/2" Open Reel decks have long been identified by their Bowie incarnations. Our January depression, sparked by the death of famous U-matic user, David Bowie*, was relieved only by the...
February 3, 2016
Dee Hibbert Jones & Nomi Talisman
Courtesy of Michele Carlson and Art Practical . Photo: Michele Carlson....
January 19, 2016
Next Gen field trips 2015
Over the past year the Next Gen team has been working on developing a Theory of Change; a living document that puts in writing our commitment to a shared vision, set of values, goals, and what we believe to be the best...
January 11, 2016
Pathways to Citizenship
At the Bay Area Video Coalition, much of our work is to share diverse stories through art, education, and technology. For this reason, we are especially excited about the work being done by BAVC Productions in...
January 4, 2016
Amber Pope
Success Story
Amber Pope came to the University of California, Santa Cruz wanting to be an accountant but soon realized that her Economics major wasn’t adding up. Looking for summer opportunities in line with her switch to Sociology, Pope applied to BAVC’s Bridges Fellowship on the recommendation of one of her professors.
November 23, 2015
Richard Voorhees
Success Story
Thanks to the BAVC’s Preservation Access Program, I was able to preserve the 2”-master of my film Proust + Vermeer , which was made in French. After a hefty archeological dig, the originial turned up in its unmistakable green plastic box.
October 16, 2015
John Bove
Success Story
BAVC helped me decide where I should go with my career. Before attending the Bridges Fellowship I had a partial toolbox of skills and some loose ideas about my future, but I wasn't sure how to make it all work. After taking a class in Javascript, I learned that programming wasn't nearly as difficult as I thought it was.
October 16, 2015