BRAF Represents

Leslie Pritchett, former BRAF Executive Director, Current Board Member of the CrucibleFreddy Hahne, BRAF President of the Board Mark Sinclair, BRAF Board Member Melissa Alexander, former BRAF Exexutive Director, BRAF Advisory Board Member Joe Olivier, BRAF Board Member and Tim Larson Christopher Bently, BRAF Board Member Amber Marie Bently, BRAF Advisory Board Member Affinity Mingle, BRAF Advisory Board Member and…Keep reading >>



The Black Rock Arts Foundation is proud to support the Hayes Valley Art Coalition in the installation of another public artwork on Patricia’s Green located at Octavia at Hayes Streets. This site-specific work ‘Adaptations’ by Mark Baugh-Sasaki will be constructed of welded steel and the limbs of trees trimmed and/or fallen in Golden Gate Park. Patricia’s Green in Hayes Valley,…Keep reading >>

Green Dimensions at Fort Mason


We would like to give a shout out to the The Bandshell and the PARKcycle. There is an opening reception tonight at Fort Mason as part of Green Dimensions: An Exhibit Celebrating Bay Area Artists and Reclaimed Art Materials (until August 16); Pipeline : Art, Surfing, and the Ocean Environment at the SFMOMA Artists Gallery (until August 28); and the…Keep reading >>



Join us for the next in our series of Member events, Elemental Interactions: Electricity! In 2008 we launched a new Member program, a series of quarterly events bringing together artists, scientists, social historians and others in our community to present demos, talks and performances in an informal, conversational setting. Expounding upon our wildly successful Elemental Interactions series, we take our…Keep reading >>

Laura Kimpton’s Personal Baggage


While we were in Reno last weekend, Celtic Forest artist, Laura Kimpton gave a free workshop. We had such a good time, thanks so much Laura for your great teaching skills, patience and talent. Thanks to Maria Partridge for making it happen and to the City of Reno’s Public Art Department for funding the workshop.