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Spring SFAI140 : March 24, 7-9PM

Join us for our Spring SFAI140! We are proud to present an exceptional evening, led by a compelling group of new presenters. SFAI140 is an event unlike any other. 1 evening, 20 inspiring talks, 140 seconds each. With twenty speakers in one evening, the energy and ideas shared are electric. SFAI140 presenters distill their work, […]

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SFAI Public Workshop Series / Learn Skills & Support SFAI!

SFAI is proud to present our Public Workshop Series. Learn creative and social justice skills with our celebrated artists in residence, and support our mission to create a more just society. SFAI offers our public workshops to provide imaginative and educational experiences for our community, to facilitate professional development for our residents, and to provide a direct way […]

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Creative Access Residency: Applications Due March 1

  SFAI is proud to support visual artists & writers with spinal cord injuries (SCI) through a new Creative Access Fellowship in partnership with Alliance of Artist Communities, the Vermont Studio Center, PLAYA, and Ragdale Foundation. Creative Access offers artists with SCI the rare opportunity for concentrated time dedicated to their creative practice in a supportive […]

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William Lumpkins Exhibition & Reception

  RECEPTION & PRESENTATION FEBRUARY 2, 530-7PM | RSVP BELOW EXHIBITION ON VIEW JANUARY 30 – FEBRUARY 9, 9AM-5PM Join us for an exhibition of work by renowned artist and architect William Lumpkins. Over the last three months, SFAI has worked with William Lumpkins’ daughter, Jennifer Mudd Lumpkins, by helping to catalogue his works, including […]

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Join us at SFAI for a lecture by Christine Gaspar, Executive Director of the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP), and Ingrid Haftel, Community Education Program Manager at CUP. Christine and Ingrid will talk about the mission, pedagogy, and work of CUP, which was a winner of the 2016 National Design Awards. CUP uses the power […]

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Immigration / Emigration SFAI 140: Interactive Installations, 20 Inspiring Talks, Celebration

6:00-7:00PM     Installations & Food Trucks 7:00-8:30PM     Performance & SFAI 140 Presentations 8:30-9:30PM     Music, Drinks, & Celebration Join us as we celebrate and reflect on the work done during our Immigration / Emigration theme with an evening of ideas, art, creativity, food, and community! SFAI 140 is an event unlike any other: 1 night, 20 inspiring […]

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Summer Immigration Residency Open Studios

Join our accomplished artists in residence for an open studio that will include a series of performances, poetry readings, and interactive installations. Coming from all over the world, these extraordinary artists respond to the theme of Immigration and Emigration in diverse ways: from poetic, to practical, to political. For the past 8 months, SFAI has […]

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Design + Immigration Residency Open Studios

  Join us for our Design + Immigration Residency Open Studios. Our Design & Immigration residents will host interactive exhibits, performances, and exhibit their work investigating creative responses to our current theme of Immigration / Emigration. See new & collaborative work, and our current exhibition by Luis Garay, Popol Vuh & Quetzalcoatl, on this compelling […]

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