We Celebrated Our 50th Anniversary

We Celebrated Our 50th Anniversary

To commemorate our fifth anniversary, Intersection presented The Circle, a series of arts programs and community conversations from August through November 2015, celebrating its extraordinary past and future. On September 12, 2015, we returned to our roots at Glide...
50th Anniversary Archive Show

50th Anniversary Archive Show

Our 50th-anniversary programming also included an Archive Show curated by artist Lexa Walsh, which was on view from October 7 – November 22, 2015. Walsh created a multi-layered installation from 200 Intersection ephemera boxes (now stored at the Bancroft...
Loma Prieta Earthquake

Loma Prieta Earthquake

The Loma Prieta Earthquake occurred on Tuesday, October 17, 1989. The magnitude was 6.9, the most powerful the state had experienced in several years. 63 people were killed, 3,757 were reported injured and 12,053 displaced. Damage and business interruption estimates...
Frances Phillips, Executive Director, 1988-1994

Frances Phillips, Executive Director, 1988-1994

“My memories of that space are almost visceral… it was such a quirky and interesting place.” – Frances Phillips When Frances Phillips was the Executive Director in 1988, she and a cohort of other folks worked on developing and articulating the models for fiscal...

Artist Incubator Program

In the early 2000s, Intersection launched the Artist Incubator Program, offering its members fiscal sponsorship, coaching, professional development, and performance opportunities. Most artists in residence at the 466 Valencia Street location were members of the Artist...