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The 500 Capp Street Silent Auction is now live!

Windy Chien, Circuit Board

Bid on works today in the 500 Capp Street silent auction on Artsy! Bid here!

Honoring Tony Labat

photo by Tony Labat

For The Second Annual 500 Capp Street Benefit Auction we honor artist Tony Labat. Read more about him in an interview with our Interim Executive Director, Jennifer Rissler here.

An evolving project and residency with La Pocha Nostra

Guillermo Gómez-Peña in his Casa Museo in the Mission District. Photo by Zen Cohen.

Learn more about the duets and dialogs between objects from artist Guillermo Gómez-Peña’s “living archives” arranged alongside the items inhabiting David Ireland’s dining room. More info here.

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Photo by Henrik Kam

Support our capacity raising efforts to ensure that 500 Capp Street remains a relevant and thought provoking space for advancing this critically important work.

Support our Fall Exhibition, Be a Credited Sponsor.

Exhibition sponsorships are vital avenues to contribute in supporting San Francisco’s remaining important cultural treasures and ensuring it remains an accessible space for ongoing artist dialogue. Check the sponsorship levels on this link

The Second Annual 500 Capp Street Foundation Benefit Auction

We are thrilled to announce our second annual Benefit + Auction taking place on Thursday, October 5. Honoring artist, Tony Labat. Register on this link.


Nhung Đinh, Cậu Bin hầu bóng, 2023, site-specific video
installation and digital C-print mural, dimensions variable

trầnsfiguration will be accompanied by a series of public programs taking place throughout the Bay Area under 500 Capp Street’s Shifting Possessions salon series, co-presented with Headlands Center for the Arts, California College of the Arts, and (/) Slash.

500 Capp Street in San Francisco is thrilled to announce our 2023 Collection and Archive Fellows as Alexander An-Tai Hwang, and Lesdi C. Goussen Robleto.

David Ireland’s solo show open now!

THE CONDITION WHERE ART WOULD DISAPPEAR brings out some of David Ireland’s most iconic works to explore questions surrounding what artists confront when deep in studio work.

500 Capp Street receives prestigious grant

We are excited to announce that 500 Capp Street is a recipient of the The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts spring 2023 grant for multi-year programming!

David Ireland

1930 – 2009

American artist David Ireland is admired internationally for a diverse body of work concerned with the beauty inherent in everyday things and the making of art as a part of daily life.

The David Ireland House

David Ireland’s residence at 500 Capp Street in San Francisco’s Mission District is widely considered the centerpiece of his prolific career.