Push Beyond Boundaries

SFAI is bold questions + radical work + new ideas

Graduate Exhibition Preview Party


WEDNESDAY, MAY 11, 2016, 6–8PM
Herbst Pavilion 
Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

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Featured Event/Exhibition
MA Thesis Symposium
Thursday, May 12, 2016, 12:30PM
SFAI Lecture Hall
800 Chestnut
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Artist-in-Residence: Mariana Castillo Deball

Watch as Mariana Castillo Deball develops her latest exhibition Feathered Changes, Serpent Disappearances during her residency in SF. On view through July 30 at the Walter and McBean Galleries.

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Make Art Here: Summer 2016

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

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Degree Programs
SFAI is where bold questions and adventurous ideas take shape.

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

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Discover SFAI

Art and ideas can change the world. It starts with you. See More »

Take a tour of SFAI's campus.

Alumni Ventures

Bass & Reiner Galley's New Space

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From the Exhibitions Archive

Artist-in-residence Alejandro Almanza Pereda on Mexican muralism and progress

Meet the Faculty

Learn about SFAI's eclectic and accomplished faculty of artists.

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Student-artist Ellen Woodson +
Doug Hall Talk SFAI +
Artistic Freedom


Introducing (im)material

A collection of images, stories, works-in-progress, and behind-the-scenes looks at SFAI’s artists and community.

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Request Admissions Info

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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Visiting Artists and Scholars

Hear it straight from the artist.

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Graduate Lecture Series

Engage with major thought-leaders.

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