Press Room

What's new with the Commission?

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.

August 01, 2017

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we share the news that our dear colleague Ebony McKinney passed...

July 29, 2017

Announcing the first three large scale permanent public art commissions planned for a robust new art program on Treasure Island...

May 30, 2017

Ryan Dempsey talks about his partnership between his business selling repurposed climbing rope as leashes and his dedication to supporting...

April 19, 2017

Today Mayor Edwin M. Lee, Supervisor Malia Cohen, the Office of Economic and Workforce Development and the community celebrated the...

March 31, 2017

Right now at the Main Library is a proposal display for a new public artwork for the Bill Graham Civic...

March 30, 2017

If you missed an application review panel, you can see the preliminary panel scores below. Applicants with scores of 75...

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Full Arts Commission Meeting

October 02
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

City Hall | Rm 416
Public Meeting

Executive Committee Meeting

September 25
12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Community Arts, Education & Grants Committee Meeting

October 10
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Committee Meeting

September 13
2:30 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125