What the board calls the San Francisco Art Institute’s “most liquid asset” is “not a commodity,” the adjunct faculty union says.
Most assumed exceptionally bad decisions were made. But what if the decisions were actually commonplace among college administrations nationwide?
After SFAI announced its likely closure, the school will retain all tenured faculty and plans to return to online instruction this fall.
As the future of art in San Francisco feels ever more precarious, Darryl Smith’s collection is a striking window into a different time.
Coverage of SFAI’s graduating class is part of a series on virtual MFA presentations across the country.
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, students learned that the institution does not plan to reopen in the fall.
Postcommodity’s sound piece will play every day in San Francisco until the Millennium Tower is fixed or torn down.
Vanguard Revisited: Poetic Politics & Black Futures highlights Bay Area artists and artist collectives whose work contextualizes the lasting impact of BPP ideology and activism, and the photographs of Ruth-Marion Baruch and Pirkle Jones.
SFAI is the nation’s only art school dedicated to contemporary art. Notable past faculty and alumni include Ansel Adams, Kathryn Bigelow, Angela Davis, Richard Diebenkorn, Paul Kos, Annie Leibovitz, Barry McGee, and Kehinde Wiley.
MEXICO CITY — In a multiyear project that has exploded beyond any one gallery space, New York’s Jill Magid has reactivated the legacy of Mexican modernist architect Luis Barragán.
Berlin-based artist Mariana Castillo Deball reveals gaps in the often unquestioned narratives of museology and archaeology in a new exhibition at San Francisco Art Institute’s (SFAI) Walter and McBean Galleries.
SAN FRANCISCO — It’s summer in the USA, and that means it’s group-show season on both coasts.