Saint Francis Statue At Candlestick Park Looking For New HomeThe statue of Saint Francis of Assisi at the soon to be demolished Candlestick Park will be placed into storage, as city officials seek a new home for the artwork.
SF Art’s Commission Chair Budget Does Not Sit Well With City SupervisorsAlthough it’s been a harmonious year financially at San Francisco City Hall, the supervisors were surprised how much padding found its way into the budget for fancy chairs to furnish the Arts Commission’s new offices at the War Memorial building.
San Francisco’s Oldest Theater Is In The Bayview; Will Undergo Renovation Not many realize San Francisco's oldest theater is located in the Bayview District. Built in 1888, the Bayview Opera House and Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre will undergo a $5.3 million renovation.
Best Places To Find Street Artists In San FranciscoThe San Francisco Art Commission fosters original, quality art created in San Francisco by providing affordable space in accessible, world class locations.
Private Funds Go To Public Art In San FranciscoA new fund raising campaign aimed at cleaning up old, dirty pieces of public art in San Francisco has had it's first success story. now on display in front of the city's Hall of Justice building.
San Francisco Arts Commission Director Resigns The much-maligned director of the San Francisco Arts Commission has resigned, effective at the end of this week.