After 150 years, San Francisco’s Art Institute felled by Coronavirus
by Armand Domalewski
Mar 25, 2020
San Francisco’s Art Institute, a legendary institution that counts famous artists like Annie Leibovitz, Kehinde Wiley and Catherine Opie as alumni, announced that it would be shuttering its doors. Already struggling with debt and closures, the school’s last ditch effort to save itself by merging with another school fell apart amidst the COVID-19 crisis.