Help Bring Future’s Past to Hayes Valley


In close collaboration with the Hayes Valley Arts Coalition (HVAC) and Hayes Valley community members, the Black Rock Arts Foundation announces plans to install another sculpture in Patricia’s Green in San Francisco. We’re proud to share Future’s Past, by Kate Raudenbush, with the San Francisco community. Funding permitting, full details of the installation will be announced soon. We are still…Keep reading >>

In The Music Box, New Orleans Residents Hear Hope


We are so pleased that NPR’s “All Things Considered” has published a piece about one of our 2010 grant recipients, the Music Box. The Music Box is an interactive environment built from the remains of an 18th century derelict cottage in New Orleans. This imaginatively reconstructed, and ultimately livable “house”, has become a musical instrument to be played by visitors.…Keep reading >>



Blowfish Sushi is pleased to announce the first in a series of ongoing art exhibits curated by Christine Kristen aka LadyBee: Paintings by Lee Harvey Roswell. The opening will take place on Wednesday, February 15 from 6-9 at the restaurant, 2170 Bryant Street, San Francisco. 20% of the profits from this exhibit will be donated to the Black Rock Arts…Keep reading >>

Bliss Dance


Bliss Dance, a photo by Joe Dsilva on Flickr. Have you seen this fun complilation of Bliss Dance Photos? Thanks to Joe Dsilva for making us smile this morning.

Get Ready for the ARTumnal Gathering


Immerse youself in a realm rich in imagination, expression and inspiration! Be the art! Saturday, November 19 at 6:00pm – November 20 at 2:30am Location The Bently Reserve 400 Sansome Street San Francisco, CA BRAF presents our fifth annual: Artumnal Gathering Feast of Imagination Dinner 6:30 pm… Artumnal Celebration 9:30 pm Join us at the magnificent Bently Reserve and enjoy…Keep reading >>

Going Places


Going Places, a photo by Brisan on Flickr. A beautiful day in San Francisco to share the Raygun Gothic Rocketship. Thanks to Brisan for the panorama shot!

Valiant Flowers


Valiant Flowers, a photo by tapbirds on Flickr. Facinating view of Valiant Flowers by Karen Cusolito. This piece was part of Market Street Blooms. Thanks tapbirds for the great photo!

Party at Everywhere!

BRAF throws quite a party on the Playa! Hope you got to stop by and say Hi!Rachel Carpenter and Nick Morgan from our Board of Directors Nick Morgan and Joe Olivier, Joe is the Treasurer of the Board Elba, Dolores Huerta and Brooke Oliver, BRAF attorney, enjoying the party Maria Partridge and Affinity The Partiers More Partiers JennyBird and Miss…Keep reading >>