We support the arts and artists in San Francisco.
As the agency that champions the arts, we strive to integrate the arts into all aspects of city life.
Our Role & Impact
Social and Racial Justice
The Arts Commission helps artists and arts nonprofits realize their creative dreams by providing avenues to a variety funding resources.
Photo by J. Astra Brinkmann
The Arts Commission awards grants to San Francisco-based individual artists and small and mid-sized arts organizations.
The Arts Commission posts opportunities to apply for various public art and SFAC Galleries projects on an ongoing basis.
Art vendors sell their work in designated spaces in the city's most visited areas.
The San Francisco Arts Commission is looking for panelists to serve on the Arts Impact Endowment Working Group.
Occasionally, the Arts Commission issues Request for Proposals for specialized services such as art handling.