DAY 1: THURSDAY, MAY 31 @ CCA / The Nave
California College of the Arts (CCA) - Nave is our generous host of Thursday's Pre-Conference Symposium and the Conference Kick-Off Reception on Thursday evening.
Founded in 1907 by Frederick Meyer, a German cabinetmaker, whose vision was shaped by the Arts and Crafts movement, California College of the Arts (CCA) is noted for the interdisciplinarity and breadth of its programs. California College of the Arts educates students to shape culture and society through the practice and critical study of art, architecture, design, and writing. Benefiting from its San Francisco Bay Area location, the college prepares students for lifelong creative work by cultivating innovation, community engagement, and social and environmental responsibility.
California College of the Arts (Nave space)
1111 Eighth Street
Very limited 4-hour street parking is available; Biking, walking, and public transportation is encouraged whenever possible.
DAY 2: FRIDAY, 6/1 @ The San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI)
ABOUT THE SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE (SFAI)
Founded in 1871, San Francisco Art Institute is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious schools of higher education in contemporary art. SFAI boasts an illustrious list of faculty and alumni in all areas of focus and have consistently held fast to a core philosophy of fostering creativity and critical thinking in an open, experimental, and interdisciplinary environment. SFAI is dedicated to the intrinsic value of art and its vital role in shaping and enriching society and the individual. As a diverse community of working artists and scholars, SFAI provides its students with a rigorous education in the fine arts and preparation for a life in the arts through an immersive studio environment, an integrated liberal arts curriculum, and critical engagement with the world.
800 Chestnut Street (between Jones & Leavenworth)
Very limited residential street parking is available; Biking, walking, and public transportation is encouraged whenever possible.