SFAI Alumni

At SFAI, we celebrate the contributions of our incredible alumni. SFAI alumni are remarkable changemakers from around the world. Over 1,250 individuals have worked at SFAI over our thirty-two year history, and the impact and scope of your work is incredible!



SFAI Alumni are artists, writers, activists, designers, collaboratives, architects, engaged citizens, and changemakers. Alumni include Richard Diebenkorn, John Baldessari, Susan Rothenberg, Coco Fusco, Postcommodity, Helen Frankenthatler, Guillermo Gomez Peña, Judy Chicago, Erika Harrsch, Donald Sultan, Joel-Peter Witkin, and Nathan Oliviera. Check out a selection of our residents in our Alumni Archive. 

Contribute your work as part of our rich SFAI alumni community! Your work, and the work of all our alumni, matter. Join the thought leadership that occurs at SFAI by submitting your work through this online form.


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