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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.

May 14 2019
A closing party on May 18 will mark the successful run of Charles Gadeken’s 50-foot LED light sculpture, SQUARED, which will be replaced by Dana Albany’s Tara Mechani on June...
May 2 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, April 29, 2019 – Brooklyn-based artist and child art enthusiast, Brian Belott, who will be featured in the Whitney Museum’s 2019 Biennial, came across Rhoda Kellogg’s name again...
Mar 20 2019
SAN FRANCISCO - There were many moments that collectively sparked the gay liberation movement, most notably the Stonewall riots in 1969. Through the late 1960s and the 1980s, activism was...
Mar 6 2019
Lighting Ceremony and Dedication – Wednesday, March 13 at 6p.m. SAN FRANCISCO, March 6, 2019 – On March 13 at 6p.m., the San Francisco Arts Commission will host a lighting...
Feb 20 2019
For its 2019 Art on Market Street Poster Series, the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) asked artists to respond to the idea of the Market Street corridor as a location...
Jan 16 2019
San Francisco, CA — The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) and San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) have selected acclaimed artists Kenyatta A.C Hinkle and Phillip Hua to create artwork...

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

October 01
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

October 01
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

October 01
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

October 01
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125