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15 August 2015 11:00 am

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Kael-Basart House @ 2419 Oregon Street, Berkeley, CA 94705, USA

Tour of Pauline Kael Home with Murals by Jess

Jess/Jacobs Artwork on Back PorchOn Saturday, August 15, 11:00 am, BAACG members have the unique opportunity to tour the former home of Pauline Kael featuring murals by Jess.

The house is at 2419 Oregon Street, Berkeley (just east of Telegraph and several blocks north of Ashby Avenue).

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The Program will begin with a welcome by
Anita Noennig, Member of BAACG and the Committee to Save the Jess Murals and Pauline Kael House

 Information about the house and her discovery of the Jess Murals by
Ortrun Niesar, Realtor, Sotheby's International 

Some history of Pauline Kael and the Cinema Guild Theatre in Berkeley, and Pauline Kael’s circle of friends including Jess and Robert Duncan, as well as the films, artists, poets and writers by 
Christopher Wagstaff, trustee of the Estate of Jess Collins and Robert Duncan

altWe will take small groups upstairs to see the murals, while others explore the kitchen and downstairs back room,  powder room and back deck with some refreshments.

Please do not bring large backpacks or large swinging  purses  inside that might bump into the murals in narrow hallways.

Donations in any amount are most welcome, to: The Committee to Preserve the Jess Murals and Kael/Basart House 501(C)3 Non-Profit Tax ID 47-1636422



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