Gala Vernissage is sold out! Thank you to everyone who helped make this event a success.
Didn't get your ticket? Toast SFAI's emerging artists at the public opening of Currency on Friday, May 17 from 7 - 9 pm. regular viewing hours are May 16 - 19 from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm daily.
The San Francisco Art Institute invites you to
Gala Vernissage at The Old Mint
An exclusive opportunity to preview the 2013 Master of Fine Arts Exhibition: CURRENCY and discover the next generation of innovative artists from this celebrated institution.
SFAI's emerging artists will juxtapose contemporary expression with the stunning National Historic Landmark, creating a stylish setting for guests to mix and mingle, enjoy delicious food and cocktails, and participate in private tours by prominent U.S. curators.
This is SFAI's premier annual fundraiser. Proceeds from the event will benefit scholarships given annually in support of excellence and diversity in the arts.
Schedule of Events
Cocktails, art, and mingling
Dinner and program
Exhibition tours, dancing, and dessert
When & Where
San Francisco Art Institute
Founded in 1871, San Francisco Art Institute is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious schools of higher education in contemporary art.