Press Room

What's new with the Commission?

Here you will find 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.

Nov 23 2016
SAN FRANCISCO -- Large-Scale, Temporary Public Art Installation by Artist Amanda Parer Installed in Civic Center Plaza to Celebrate Public Art & Celebrate Families.
Nov 23 2016
SAN FRANCISCO - The San Francisco Arts Commission in partnership with the Recreation & Park Department installs two temporary light sculptures in Patricia's Green, a small park located in the...
Nov 15 2016
SAN FRANCISCO - What would it have been like to be an ambitious music photographer in San Francisco in 1967? Follow iconic photographer Jim Marshall as he captured some of the most important cultural and social events of the year that defined an everlasting identity for San Francisco.
Oct 28 2016
SAN FRANCISCO – Artist Tracey Snelling’s Art on Market Street Poster Series, Best Sellers , is a response to the immense changes occurring in San Francisco’s physical and cultural landscape...
Sep 28 2016
SAN FRANCISCO –As part of a citywide celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) will offer two opportunities for the public...
Sep 16 2016
SAN FRANCISCO - On view for one year, Sight Plan is a 150-foot mural by Maria Park for the construction fence in front of the new Chinatown Central Subway Station...

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Committee Meeting

May 10 to September 13
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2:30 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
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Executive Committee Meeting

May 22
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12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Visual Arts Committee Meeting

May 17
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3:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Civic Design Review Committee Meeting

May 15
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3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125