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Funding for the arts

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

Grants

The Arts Commission awards grants to San Francisco-based individual artists and small and mid-sized arts organizations.

Calls for Artists

The Arts Commission posts opportunities to apply for various public art and SFAC Galleries projects on an ongoing basis.

Street Artists Licensing

Street Artist Licensing certifies artists to sell their work in designated spaces in the city's most visited areas.

Calls for Panelists

The San Francisco Arts Commission is looking for panelists to serve on our grants panels.

Bid Opportunities for Contractors

Occasionally, the Arts Commission issues Request for Proposals for specialized services such as art handling.

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Committee Meeting

July 12
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2:30 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Committee Meeting

July 12
/
2:30 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Visual Arts Committee Meeting

June 21
/
3:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Community Arts, Education & Grants Committee Meeting

June 13
/
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125