Headlands Center for the Arts

Press Room

Thank you for visiting our press room. Here you will find press releases about our current and upcoming programs, events, and other important news about our organization. These resources are intended for use by the working press and supplement the services of our press office. We look forward to working with you. Thank you for your interest in Headlands Center for the Arts.

Media Contact

For more information or images, to schedule interviews, or to join the Headlands’ media list, please contact: Vanessa Kauffman Zimmerly, 415 331-2787 x23, email

Recent Press Releases

Spring 2017 Offsite Programs—issued February 2017

With construction now underway on The Commons—an expansion of Headlands Center for the Arts that will create new outdoor spaces for programming and three permanent artworks on its historic campus located just outside San Francisco—the international art center will co-present a focused series of off-site programs in San Francisco featuring alumni of its renowned Artist […]

Headlands Center for the Arts Announces The Commons—issued October 2016

Headlands Center for the Arts announced that in 2017, it will officially open The Commons, a redesigned outdoor space for the public and for Headlands’ resident and visiting artists on its historic campus just north of San Francisco. Sited between the two main buildings on the Headlands campus, The Commons will enable more public programming and […]

Headlands Center for the Arts 2016 Benefit Art Auction—Issued May 2016

Headlands Center for the Arts will hold its 9th annual Benefit Art Auction featuring work by over 100 artists at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture in San Francisco on Wednesday, June 1. The Benefit is Headlands’ biggest fundraiser and among the Bay Area’s most anticipated events, providing art-lovers and collectors with the opportunity to view and bid on work by both emerging and […]