Disruptive Visionaries

SFAI is pleased to honor a group of visionaries who have disrupted the status quo of art and culture in the Bay Area.

Don Ed Hardy

An American art legend, internationally-recognized tattoo artist, co-founder of Hardy Marks Publications, and SFAI Trustee-at-Large.

Larry Harvey

One of the creative minds behind the original Burning Man on Baker Beach, and currently Philosophical Director for The Burning Man Project.

Maria Jenson

Executive Director of SOMArts who is deeply committed to education, advocacy, and inclusion issues as they relate to arts, economic, and community-building public endeavors.

Paffard Keatinge-Clay

Renowned architect responsible for creating the iconic Brutalist addition to the SFAI campus in 1969, and practicing artist/architect in Spain.

Regina Scully

Social entrepreneur, media activist, documentary filmmaker, and Executive Producer, Founder and CEO of Artemis Rising Foundation

Julie Wainwright

Influential business leader and change agent. Former SFAI Trustee and CEO of The RealReal.