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Here you will find the Arts Commission's logo, press releases, current and archived news, including information about past exhibitions. Stay informed and on top of breaking news by signing up for our press list. Questions? Email Director of Communications Kate Patterson.

Aug 17 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) Commissioners, staff, grantees, and members of the City’s arts community will gather in the Herbst Theater on September 20, 2018, 5-7:30 p.m...
Aug 6 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) in partnership with the Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA) unveils four permanent artworks by artists James Carpenter, Julie W. Chang, Jenny...
Jul 19 2018
SAN FRANCISCO - In California and around the world, the sun is the source of both life and destruction, and it is also a central subject of two new exhibitions...
Jun 25 2018
UPDATE! We have set a date for the dedication ! WHAT: The Civic Center Commons 3 rd Thursdays Block Party featuring a special dedication for Zak Ové’s acclaimed public artwork,...
Jun 20 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – In 2005, the SFAC Galleries launched Conversation , an ongoing series of exhibitions that features a substantive body of work by a local artist alongside works by...
May 29 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – For San Francisco-based artist Rodney Ewing it’s too easy to become polarized when debating demanding topics such as race, religion or, as in the present case, San...

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

November 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

November 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

November 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

November 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125