Public Special Events

 

SFAI CONCENTRATE
Saturday, November 15 - Sunday, November 16, 2014
San Francisco Art Institute
800 Chestnut Street
San Francisco,
CA

SFAI opens its doors for an annual exhibition, sale, and festival, featuring art and craft by over 200 artists. Come to the legendary Chestnut Street campus for artist-driven experiences, discussions, connections, and activities for all ages.

Saturday night opens with a first-look at the immersive, salon-style art sale, plus the opening reception of Collected—an exhibition that uncovers a massive archive of photographs by SFAI alumni. Sunday boats a full day of family-friendly events, plus more art—and inimitably SFAI-style crafts—for sale, as well as performances and site-specific happenings.

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15 SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16

CONCENTRATE OPENING NIGHT
+ OPENING RECEPTION OF COLLECTED

6–8 pm

Collected brings together decades of photographs by San Francisco Art Institute alumni. Taken during their time as student artists, this new collection—to be housed in the Anne Bremer Memorial Library—highlights the history-making parties, events, and artistic eras that have shaped SFAI since 1871. 

CONCENTRATE EMERGING ARTIST SALE
1–6 pm

Come to campus for a lively family-friendly day of artist-driven activities with art and conceptual craft for sale by SFAI student artists. Your purchases directly support SFAI’s artists and bring the work of our students into the community. 

HEY SFAI ALUMNI! SAVE THE DATE
ALUMNI DAY

1–6 pm

SFAI artists, thinkers, visionaries, and provocateurs—gather round for a day celebrating the raucous histories and singular contributions of YOUR community. Reconnect with friends and faculty, and find out what's happening on campus these days.