Join us in celebration of City Studio Spring 2019 Final Exhibition, featuring works by students from SFAI’s award-winning City Studio program, which offers underserved youth a high-quality arts education in their own neighborhood. Students come to City Studio through the Tenderloin Boys & Girls Club, Columbia Park Boys & Girls Club, and SOMArts, and are taught by SFAI students and alumni.
Tenderloin Boys & Girls Club: Abrar Zaher, Cy'Armani Tillman, Emily Tran, Josue Acevedo, Maysa Alsanea, MiBrianna Walker, Noemy Rodriguez, Shada Alhomaidi, and Thy Ha.
Columbia Park Boys & Girls Club: Cipriano Villalon, Anna Martinez, Olin Morrissey, Marley Carrico, Alyza Salonga, Stephanie Gomez, Ravi Clendenin, Anne Alvarez, Stephanie Wennerstrom, Alejandra Matamoros, Journey G., Cindy Juarez, and Magnus Morrissey. Gabriel Mendoza, Charlise Estes, Alcides Aleman, Aileen Medrano, and Ciana Guardado.
SOMArts: Lilian Truong, Reed Remstedt, Mia Chu, Rhea Chu, Milan Hitch, Giada Hitch, Lillian Winston, Sarah Sagum, Maria Sagum, and Fiona Gray.
Special Guests: Student artists from the Willie Mays Boys & Girls Club at Hunters Point under the direction of current SFAI students Trishna Kumar and Blue Growden.
Huge thanks to lead artists and SFAI alums Tom Colcord (MFA 2017), David Tim (MFA 2015), Matt Goldberg (MFA 2015), and soon-to-be SFAI alum Kate Laster (MA/MFA 2019); Art Directors Bill Mayfield, Mark Heija, and Kay Weber; and Teaching Assistants Fredi Lopez-Daniel (current SFAI student) and Diego Montalvo, and City Studio Director Amy Berk (MFA 1995).