July 24, 2023

Congratulations to the two 500 Capp Street 2023-2024 Collection and Archive Fellows

500 Capp Street in San Francisco is thrilled to announce our 2023 Collections and Archive Fellows as Alexander An-Tai Hwang, and Lesdi C. Goussen Robleto. The inaugural fellowships are made possible with generous support from the Henry Luce Foundation. The Collection and Archive Fellowship will provide emerging scholars and practicing artists the opportunity to grow […]

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December 14, 2022

A Remarkable Year

Dear Artists and Supporters, 2022 has been an impressive year for 500 Capp Street.  Throughout this year of growth in programming and community-building, 500 Capp Street prioritized remaining free of charge. In this season of giving, we hope you will consider contributing to 500 Capp Street to ensure free admission with artist-guided tours for 2023 […]

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September 20, 2022

Honoring Mildred Howard

We are excited to honor Mildred Howard during 500 Capp Street’s Inaugural Benefit Auction.  A key figure in the Bay Area art scene, Berkeley-based artist Mildred Howard is known for her stunning large-scale sculptural installations, public artworks, assemblage sculptures, and mixed media works.  Howard was a part of the Bay Area Conceptual art scene as […]

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September 1, 2022

Broom Collection with Boom

About David Ireland’s Broom Collection with Boom Broom Collection with Boom, 1978/1988, is one of the most recognized assemblage and sculptural works by David Ireland. The work was a centerpiece at 500 Capp Street for nearly three decades before its acquisition by SFMOMA in 2007. It is composed of old salvaged brooms left behind by […]

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May 4, 2022 Announcement

Remembering Constance Lewallen (1939-2022)

The David Ireland House warmly remembers Constance Lewallen (1939-2022). She was a champion of conceptual art and was an advisor, mentor, and friend to so many. As a prolific curator in the Bay Area Art scene and master collaborator, Connie wrote about and produced over 100 exhibitions, including the works of David Ireland, Jay DeFeo, […]

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