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Visual Arts

George Chen

Tue, Dec 1, 7:00 PM

A special evening of stand-up from West Coast comedians riffing on the...

Thu, Dec 3, 6:00 PM

YBCA Curators Ceci Moss and Susie Kantor lead Members on a tour...

Tue, Jan 5, 7:00 PM

We will host a screening of the Mike Judge film Office...

Performing Arts

Sara Shelton Mann, Photo: Robbie Sweeney

Fri, Dec 4, 5:00 PM | Sat, Dec 5, 5:00 PM

Celebrating 30 years of a radical dance legend....

Fri, Dec 4, 5:00 PM | Sat, Dec 5, 5:00 PM

Celebrating 30 years of a radical dance legend....

Film and Video

Courtesy Visual AIDS.

Tue, Dec 1, 2:00 PM

A short digital slideshow with images from the Visual AIDS Artist +...

Thu, Dec 3, 7:30 PM | Sun, Dec 6, 2:00 PM

Latin boogaloo is a bilingual mixture of R&B and Afro-Cuban rhythms and...

Fri, Dec 4, 7:30 PM

In memory of this great filmmaker we will present two of his...

Civic Engagement

Open Mic Nights

Thu, Oct 22, 5:00 PM | Thu, Oct 29, 5:00 PM | Thu, Nov 12, 5:00 PM | Thu, Dec 3, 5:00 PM

On selected Thursdays YBCA will host open mic nights in our Front Door...

Thu, Dec 17, 5:00 PM

On the Third Thursday of each month, YBCA combines drinks, food, and...


Besides being a presenter of contemporary art in the major discipline areas above, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is a site for innovation in placing arts in the center of community life. As a nationally-recognized leader in piloting and fostering new ideas in connecting audiences and arts programing, YBCA's special initiatives include facilitating culturally-relevant work by artists in their own home communities, providing youth with opportunities to receive arts training and leadership development, and creating unique experiences and access to YBCA's full calendar of programs for adults seeking more art in their lives.

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