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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.

Nov 5 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – This spring marks 40 years since the Iranian Revolution disrupted a nation and laid the groundwork for global conflicts in the following decades. It resulted in millions...
Oct 22 2018
FINAL WEEKS! This installation will come down on November 7, 2018. Don't miss it! ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON JANUARY 24 FOLLOWS SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Arts Commission,...
Sep 27 2018
SFAC Galleries celebrates the 10 th and final year of its signature PASSPORT DIY art-collecting event with an exhibition that celebrates the artists, venues, and neighborhoods that have participated in...
Aug 27 2018
SAN FRANCISCO— ­For the third installment of the San Francisco Arts Commission’s (SFAC) Sanctuary City Art on Market Street Posters, Oakland-based artist Weston Teruya created a series of objects to...
Aug 17 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) Commissioners, staff, grantees, and members of the City’s arts community will gather in the Herbst Theater on September 20, 2018, 5-7:30 p.m...
Aug 6 2018
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) in partnership with the Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA) unveils four permanent artworks by artists James Carpenter, Julie W. Chang, Jenny...

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

December 04
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

December 04
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

December 04
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners

December 04
/
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125