San Francisco Art Institute

In 1933, the New Deal Public Works of Art Project commissioned 21 men and four women — including Edith Hamlin — to paint more than 3,500 square feet of mural on the interior walls of Coit Tower. (Mike Koozmin/2012 S.F. Examiner)

Hunting for Edith Hamlin

Coit Tower is a portal into the lives of so many colorful…

 

Artist David Ireland’s home at 500 Capp St. (the dining room is pictured) opens to the public this week. (Courtesy Henrik Kam)

Artist David Ireland’s legacy lives on at 500 Capp Street

Work by the late contemporary artist David Ireland -- known for finding…

 

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerSF District Attorney George Gascon

SF District Attorney has ‘mixed feelings’ on improved relations between his native Cuba and U.S.

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon said Wednesday he is cautiously optimistic…

 

Ramon Espinosa/AP PhotoOn Wednesday

SF professors, activists see bright future after U.S.-Cuba announcement

When longtime San Francisco Art Institute professor Tony Labat travels to his…

Ramon Espinosa/AP PhotoOn Wednesday
COURTESY DIANA GALVIS-ESCOBARDiana Galvis-Escobar’s mixed media “We All Bleed the Same Way” is among the works on view at the Old Mint at “Principal

SFAI showcases 2014 master’s students

San Francisco Art Institute President Charles Desmarais is really looking forward to…

COURTESY DIANA GALVIS-ESCOBARDiana Galvis-Escobar’s mixed media “We All Bleed the Same Way” is among the works on view at the Old Mint at “Principal