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Zak Ové’s Invisible Man and the Masque of Blackness in Civic Center Plaza

British-Trinidadian artist Zak Ové's Invisible Man and the Masque of Blackness installation of 40 identical resin and graphite figurative sculptures will be on display in Civic Center Plaza in the summer of 2018. First exhibited in London, this army of statuesque 6.5 feet tall black masked figurines is an exploration…

Civic Center Plaza
Wednesday, February 14th from 4pm – 7pm

Thanks to everyone who came out to celebrate the opening of the Helen Diller Civic Center Playgrounds! This fun for all ages event on February 14th included crafts, face painting, Mobile Rec, Food & Refreshments, the Bubble Smith and DJ Wonway Posibul! A special thanks to the Helen Diller Family Foundation…



“The Commons” is Civic Center Plaza, UN Plaza, and Fulton Street between the Asian Art Museum and the San Francisco Main Public Library. The Civic Center Commons Initiative is a collaborative effort to breathe new life into these central civic spaces, changing how people engage with the place and with each other.

Led by the City of San Francisco in partnership with neighbors, community organizations, and cultural institutions, the initiative is transforming the Commons so that everyone can feel welcome and experience the best of San Francisco every day.


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