Artist Opportunities

Opportunities from SFAC Galleries, CIP Announcements, CIP Opportunities and Public Art (Workshops & Events and Calls for Artists).

RFP: Performance and Public Works 2016 at Fort Mason Center

Expanding on Fort Mason Center Presents programming, Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture seeks proposals for art installations, public sculptures, projects and performances between January and December, 2016. A dynamic arts and cultural center in a converted military facility, proposals may take into consideration any of FMCAC's indoor or ... Read more

Call for Artists: StreetSmARTS Murals Pool

STREETSMARTS MURALS POOL REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) RFQ Issue Date: January 12, 2016 APPLICATION DEADLINEFebruary 22, 2016, 11:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. Applications are available through SlideRoom (, an online application system for calls for entry. There is no charge to artists for using SlideRoom. Please be sure to allow adequate time to submit ... Read more

Gallery Manager: Position opening at Gallery 16

Gallery 16 is hiring! We are looking for our next gallery manager. Training to start immediately. Please contact and with a cover letter and resume. Download pdf version: G16GalleryManagerJobDescription SUMMARY AND DESCRIPTION Gallery 16, a contemporary fine art gallery and Urban Digital Color, a fine art printmaking studio, were established in ... Read more


SOMArts Cultural Center (South of Market Arts, Resources, Technology, and Services or SOMArts) is an independent nonprofit that operates the South of Market Cultural Center. SOMArts' mission is to cultivate access to the arts within the Bay Area by collaborating with community focused artists and organizations. SOMArts engages the power ... Read more

RFP for Chinese Hospital Mural Project

Chinese Hospital is opening a new building in April 2016. The west exterior wall facing James Alley will be a unique opportunity for an artist to create a work featured on an important community institution. The hospital intends on establishing a visual public presence that beautifies and contributes to the ... Read more

SOMARTS is hiring Director of Communications

Job Title: Director of Communications Hours: Full-time/40hrs per week, exemptDate Posted: December 21, 2015 Schedule: 9:00am­-5:30pm with breaks according to wage and hour laws. Some evening and weekend availability required. Required availability in 2016 includes the evenings of February 18, April 23, July 9, July 23, September 1, and others TBD. Reports to: ... Read more

Southern Exposure Launches Executive Director Search

Southern Exposure is seeking a dynamic Executive Director to lead the organization in its fourth decade of supporting visual artists, artistic risk-taking and experimental work. After a period of expansion and our 2009 relocation to a beautiful new space, SoEx is poised to address long-term strategies for its future and ... Read more

RFP: Outside Exhibition of Existing Large Scale Sculptures

Outside Exhibition of Existing Large Scale Sculptures REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) RFP Issue Date: October 27, 2015 APPLICATION DEADLINE November 30, 2015, 11:59 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time. Applications are available through SlideRoom (, an online application system for calls for entry. There is no charge to artists for using SlideRoom. Please be sure to ... Read more

EVERY DAY, EVERY WAY: Promoting Arts-focused Youth Programming

On Wednesday, October 21, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the African American Art & Culture Complex, join the San Francisco Arts Commission for an arts education conference around art-focused youth programming. Get inspiration, experience and practical tools to integrate arts into your site's youth programming. Learn about effective models ... Read more