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SFAI is bold questions + radical work + new ideas

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Featured Event/Exhibition
Allan deSouza
Friday, Jul 29, 2016, 6:30PM
SFAI Lecture Hall
800 Chestnut Street
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Alumni / Double Your Impact


Help make the new Graduate Center at Fort Mason a reality! The Wilhelm Family Foundation is offering a one-to-one match to alumni who make new donations of $1,000.

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Faculty / Brett Reichman


Associate Professor Bret Reichman and former student Daniel Samaniego (MFA, 2011) consider their perspectives on queer art and how they're subverting realism.

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Make Art Here /
Fall 2016


Expand your skills and interests with a Public Education evening or weekend course - noncredit and always unique.

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AIR / Mariana Castillo Deball


A look inside Feathered Changes, Serpent Disappearances. On view through July 30 at Walter and McBean Galleries. 

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Degree Programs


SFAI connects students to the world of art and criticism, positioning them to become future culture-makers and thought-leaders. 

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In Focus / MFA Graduates


Discover diverse practices, perspectives, and processes with graduating MFA artists Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Francis Calimlim, and Marcela Pardo Ariza. 

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New on (im)material

"I love that idea of being able to slowly absorb an object and make your own meaning"

Explore Shae Rocco’s (BFA Sculpture, 2016) material critique of Americana.

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Question-seekers welcome. Explore the world through Art + Ideas.

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Academic Calendar

Find out what’s coming up.

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Graduate Lecture Series

Engage with major thought-leaders.

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