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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.

Sep 5 2017
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) awards an $115,000 grant to the Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA) to assist artists and nonprofit cultural workers with accessing the...
Aug 7 2017
SAN FRANCISCO – After 47 years of nearly continuous operation, the San Francisco Arts Commission Galleries (SFAC Galleries) will conclude programing at its Window Installation Site at 155 Grove Street...
Aug 4 2017
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Arts Commission Galleries (SFAC Galleries) is pleased to announce An idea of a boundary , a group exhibition curated by SFAC Galleries Associate Curator...
Jun 22 2017
SAN FRANCISCO – Today, the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts (MCCLA) and the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) announce the completion of the restoration of iconic mural, Spirit of...
Jun 20 2017
SAN FRANCISCO — The nonprofit arts and culture industry generates $1.45 billion in annual economic activity in the City and County of San Francisco, helping to support 39,699 full-time equivalent...
Jun 19 2017
SAN FRANCISCO, June 19, 2017– Long before Instagram and SnapChat made pocket-sized images of your favorite celebrity or sports hero a hot commodity, there was the trading card. Local artist...

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

December 05
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

December 05
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

December 05
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

December 05
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125