Meg Shiffler is a San Francisco-based curator, writer and educator.
Photo by John Trippe.
In 2005, I assumed the role of Gallery Director for the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC), the arts agency of the City and County of San Francisco. As the
Gallery Director I am a senior member of the San Francisco Arts
Commission staff, manage Gallery operations and staff, and am the chief
curator of three SFAC Galleries in the heart of San Francisco's Civic
Center. Founded in 1970, the SFAC Gallerymakes contemporary art accessible to
broad audiences through curated exhibitions that both reflect our
regional diversity and position Bay Area visual art production within an
international contemporary art landscape. By commissioning new works,
collaborating with arts and community organizations and supporting
artist’s projects, the SFAC Gallery’s programs provide new and
challenging opportunities for contemporary art to engage with a civic