GLAS ANIMATION FESTIVAL VENUES
LANDMARK CINEMAS – Shattuck Cinemas and California Theater
10 Screens DLP Digital Projection and Sound. Built in 1988. Operated by Landmark since 1994. The Shattuck Cinemas opened in May 1988 on the ground floor of the lovely Shattuck Hotel in downtown Berkeley, just one block from the University of California-Berkeley. It features an eclectic mix of Hollywood favorites, foreign language cinema and independent film. It is located just one block from the Downtown Berkeley BART station, convenient to the entire Bay Area, including San Francisco, only 12 miles away. For more information about the Shattuck Cinemas click here!
DAVID BROWER CENTER – Panels, Q&As, + More!
2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Green from the ground up, the Brower Center is a powerful model of sustainable, mixed-use development. Utilizing the latest in energy-saving technologies and recycled building materials, the Center makes as light a footprint on the Earth as possible, taking into account the true life-cycle cost of building construction, operation, and maintenance.
BERKELEY ART CENTER – Animation Installations
1275 Walnut Street Berkeley, CA 94709 510-644-6893
Designed by Robert Ratcliff Architects in 1967, the Berkeley Art Center was built by the Rotary Club as a gift to the City of Berkeley, and was instituted as a city program until BAC adopted its private, non-profit status in the late 70s. A beautiful arts and crafts-style structure in Live Oak Park, North Berkeley with an outdoor sculpture patio featuring the work of renowned area sculptors, BAC has established itself as leading gallery presenting the work of talented regional artists in diverse media.
FIREHOUSE GALLERY NORTH + FIREHOUSE ADELINE THEATER
Firehouse Gallery North : 1790 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709
Firehouse Adeline Theater : 3192 Adeline Avenue, Berkeley CA 94703
The Firehouse Art Collaborative (FAC), is a non profit project, directed by Tom Franco and Julia Lazar, providing spaces for artists to co-create currency, and a culture of interdisciplinary collaboration. FAC will be hosting installations and performances at the 2016 GLAS Animation Festival.
HOTEL SHATTUCK PLAZA
As the Official Hotel of the GLAS Animation Festival, Hotel Shattuck Plaza is a beautiful place to call your home during your stay at the GLAS Animation Festival. Hotel Shattuck Plaza will be extending a 12% discount for festival passholders.
A mission-style building from 1910, Hotel Shattuck Plaza is a downtown Berkeley landmark. Reflecting California’s architectural heritage and re-designed with a contemporary aesthetic, this historic boutique hotel is the jewel of Downtown Berkeley. Around the corner from Shattuck Cinemas, the BART to San Francisco, and two blocks from UC Berkeley, our hotel is surrounded by wonderful shops, and dining.