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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 31 2016
SAN FRANCISCO – This fall and winter a large, lolling sculpture will take residence at the SFAC Galleries Window Installation Site at 155 Grove Street. Oakland-based artist Stephanie Robison’s Cloud...
Aug 15 2016
SAN FRANCISCO - A resident of San Francisco's Outer Sunset neighborhood, Jeff Canham honed his skills as an artist while working at New Bohemia Signs, the longest running traditional sign...
Jul 25 2016
Not Alone: Exploring Bonds Between and With Members of the Armed Forces features work by local and national artists and veteran artists. On view November 9, 2016 – March 4,...
Jul 20 2016
SAN FRANCISCO – Today, Mayor Edwin M. Lee, joined by District 10 Supervisor Malia Cohen, City department heads, and members of the Bayview community, cut the ribbon on the newly...
Jun 17 2016
SAN FRANCISCO —Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education, honors 38 outstanding public arts projects created in 2015 through the Public...
Jun 10 2016
SAN FRANCISCO, May 13, 2016 – The San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) Galleries is proud to announce Chain Reaction 12 , a group exhibition featuring 21 emerging and mid-career San...

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125