Art in Storefronts

Art in Storefronts Pilot Program Launches in Chinatown’s Wentworth Alley


The fourth installment of the Art in Storefronts pilot program will launch in Wentworth Alley in Chinatown with a lively community event on Friday, June 11 from 5-7 p.m. The community celebration features live music by two groups: Diskarte Namin and the San Francisco Pacific Chinese Folk Music Group, and refreshments provided by local restaurants Z&Y, Four Seas, and Charles Phan of the Slanted Door (who grew up in Chinatown), as well as tea tasting provided by Vital Tealeaf.

Deep Roots 03: Art in Storefronts

Art in Storefronts Launch. Photo by Genevieve Masse

This episode of Deep Roots looks at Art in Storefronts, our innovative pilot program that transformed the streetscape in four San Francisco neighborhoods. This summer, visit Art in Storefronts in Chinatown. The launch party is Friday, June 11 from 5-7 in Wentworth Alley.


Bayview Launch

Frequently Asked Questions Here are some questions that people have asked us so that they could start their own storefront program.

Culture Wire: Wonderland, Art in Storefronts, Lux photo exhibit

November 2009 sees over two dozen new pieces of art in downtown San Francisco. In the Tenderloin, Wonderland presents both installations and performances. The new Art in Storefronts program debuts along Central Market and Taylor streets. Finally, Christina Seely’s night photography collection, Lux, is illuminating city hall.