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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.

Apr 12 2018
SAN FRANCISCO - The San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) in partnership with the Office of Community Engagement and Immigrant Affairs (OCEIA) is pleased to announce Sanctuary City , a multiyear...
Mar 22 2018
Culture Catalyst - An exhibition celebrating the art and legacy of the Neighborhood Arts Program Curated by Kevin B. Chen and Jaime Cortez On view April 27 – June 9,...
Mar 21 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – A joint program of San Francisco Public Works and the Arts Commission, StreetSmARTS pairs artists with private property owners who have received Notices of Violation for the...
Mar 12 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – For its 2018 Art on Market Street Poster Series, the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) invited artists to respond to “what it means to be a Sanctuary...
Feb 5 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – After a nationwide search, the San Francisco Arts Commission is pleased to announce that Barbara Mumby-Huerta is the new program director for the Commission’s Community Investments Program...
Jan 26 2018
SAN FRANCISCO —Mayor Mark Farrell today announced Yuan Yuan Tan, internationally renowned ballet icon and principal dancer for San Francisco Ballet, as the 2018 Mayor’s Art Award recipient. Prior to...

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Civic Design Review Committee Meeting

July 30
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2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Civic Design Review Committee Meeting

July 30
/
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Civic Design Review Committee Meeting

July 30
/
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Civic Design Review Committee Meeting

July 30
/
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125