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Southern Exposure Launches Executive Director Search

Southern Exposure is seeking a dynamic Executive Director to lead the organization in its fourth decade of supporting visual artists, artistic risk-taking and experimental work. After a period of expansion and our 2009 relocation to a beautiful new space, SoEx is poised to address long-term strategies for its future and ... Read more

RFP: Outside Exhibition of Existing Large Scale Sculptures

Outside Exhibition of Existing Large Scale Sculptures REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) RFP Issue Date: October 27, 2015 APPLICATION DEADLINE November 30, 2015, 11:59 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time. Applications are available through SlideRoom (https://sfgov.slideroom.com), an online application system for calls for entry. There is no charge to artists for using SlideRoom. Please be sure to ... Read more

EVERY DAY, EVERY WAY: Promoting Arts-focused Youth Programming

On Wednesday, October 21, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the African American Art & Culture Complex, join the San Francisco Arts Commission for an arts education conference around art-focused youth programming. Get inspiration, experience and practical tools to integrate arts into your site's youth programming. Learn about effective models ... Read more

We’re Moving!

The San Francisco Arts Commission will be moving its offices to the War Memorial Veterans building on Friday, October 9. Please note that on moving day our offices will be closed and we won't have access to email or phone October 9 through 12. During that time, please check ... Read more


APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 31, 2015, 11:59PM PST APPLICANT NOTIFICATION: November 30, 2015 (subject to change) • INTRODUCTION Sites Unseen is a fiscally sponsored project of the Yerba Buena Community Benefit District (YBCBD) that is partnering with public, private, not-for-profit, and community sectors to enhance the Yerba Buena neighborhood's reputation as an arts ... Read more

New Public Art Commissions at SFO

Yayoi Kusama, High Heels Going to Heaven
ART ABOUNDS AT SFO – SAN FRANCISCO ARTS COMMISSION ADDS FOUR NEW ARTWORKS TO THE AIRPORT'S PUBLIC ART COLLECTION Public Art collection at SFO adds site-specific installations by Val Britton, Lordy Rodriguez, Jim Melchert and Yayoi Kusama Yayoi Kusama, High Heels Going to Heaven SAN FRANCISCO, September 23, 2015 – For over 30 ... Read more

Call for Artists: Water Mosaics!

Water, Water, Everywhere . . . Submissions Due October 28th, 2015 We are hoping to end the year with a wet winter and a gallery filled with water inspired images! We have gallery space for between 15 and 20 pieces and will accept as many as we can based upon the ... Read more

Jeremy Fish: O Glorious City

100 works of art celebrating City Hall's 100th Birthday! On view November 4, 2015 - February 12, 2016 San Francisco City Hall: Ground Floor Exhibition + North Light Court Banners, plus 40 Downtown Kiosk Posters Special Event (free and open to the public)DATE: Thursday, November 19, 2015 Opening Birthday Party with Curator and Artist-led ... Read more

Artist Sarah Smith Confronts Greed and Power in the Shadow of City Hall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Kate Patterson, Director of Communications Telephone: 415-252-4638 Email: Kate.Patterson@sfgov.org Meg Shiffler, SFAC Galleries Director Telephone: 415-252-2568 Email: Meg.Shiffler@sfgov.org ARTIST CONFRONTS GREED AND POWER IN THE SHADOW OF CITY HALL New site-specific installation by San Francisco-based artist Sarah Smith explores corrupting influence of greed through traditional symbols of power Sidewalk Artist TalkThursday, October ... Read more