Public Art

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts has a long tradition of making use of its publicly-viewable spaces by commissioning works from a wide range of artists.

Currently on view

Jerome Reyes

Abeyance (Draves y Robles y Vargas)

Facing Yerba Buena Gardens, Abeyance honors three Bay Area natives by sharing their stories of migration, displacement, and resilience.

Ana Teresa Fernández

DREAM

Situated on the east side of Bernal Hill, DREAM is inspired by the graffiti writer and peace fighter Mike “Dream” Francisco.

Credits

Photos: Charlie Villyard (Abeyance), Gizmo Art Production/Ariya Bunyapamai (DREAM)

Jerome Reyes is the recipient of the 2016 YBCA / Art Practical artist residency. Abeyance (Draves y Robles y Vargas) is supported by the Yerba Buena Community Benefit District grant.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is grateful to the City of San Francisco for its ongoing support.

YBCA Programs in 17–18 are made possible in part by: The James Irvine Foundation.

Additional Funding for YBCA Programs 17–18: National Endowment for the Arts, Abundance Foundation, Grosvenor, and Members of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

Engagement and Education Programs in 17–18 are made possible in part by: Institute of Museum and Library Services, the California Arts Council, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Walter & Elise Haas Fund, The Bernard Osher Foundation, Wells Fargo Foundation, The Kimball Foundation, and The Sato Foundation.

YBCA’s Youth Arts Programs in 17-18 are supported by grants from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, National Endowment for the Arts, Walter & Elise Haas Fund, The Bernard Osher Foundation, Wells Fargo Foundation, The Kimball Foundation, and The Sato Foundation.

Any views, finding, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the Institute of Museum and Library Services.