Public Special Events


Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 10:00am
Nourse Theater
275 Hayes Street
San Francisco,

The 136th Commencement Ceremony celebrates SFAI’s graduating artists and scholars. Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts Recipient Jack Whitten and Douglas G. MacAgy Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient Rebecca Solnit will address the class of 2014 and the public. Reception to follow at SFAI's 800 Chestnut Street campus.

Recent Awardees: 

Kathryn Bigelow (2013)
Paul Schimmel (2013)
Roberta Smith (2012)
Lawrence Ferlinghetti (2012)
David Goldblatt (2011)
Paul Sack (2011
Huang Yong Ping (2010)
Nalini Malani (2010)
Ruth Braunstein (2010)
Graciela Iturbide (2009)
Ed Ruscha (2009)
Thelma Golden (2008)
Hans Haacke (2008)