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NQAF 2020: Transformation

Maya Angelou wrote, “We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” What does it mean to transform? How do our Queer lives evolve and open the way to the transformation our experiences conjure? Why is transformation necessary and how do we as […]

Queer Cultural Center’s Founding Story by Adrienne Fuzee, 2001

HISTORY The Birth of Qcc The Center for Lesbian Gay Bi Transgender Art & Culture by Adrienne Fuzee, Cultural Historian and Curator Envision, 2001 A place to proudly present queer art A place to discover and explore the queer art experience A place to encounter contemporary queer sensibility A place to critically discuss and define […]


SF Transgender Film Festival

Nov. 7 – Nov. 10, 2019, the Roxie Theater hosts the San Francisco Transgender Film Festival. SFTFF provides opportunities for transgender and gender variant media artists, builds community through our film and performance events, and engages our audiences in cross-community dialogue.

Grant Writing Basics for Artists

ABOUT A free grant writing workshop for LGBTQ+ artists that includes three separate learning sections. We encourage you to register for one or all three. Please note the last section is only open to applicants to the CQC program. Space is limited to 20 participants. 12-1pm Grantwriting 101: basics of identifying and applying to funding […]

Apply for NQAF 2020
DUE: Oct. 25

Queer Cultural Center (QCC) provides approximately 20 grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to support innovative projects in any artistic medium that builds LGBTQ+ community through the arts. Most of this funding supports projects taking place during the 2020 National Queer Arts Festival (NQAF), which is slated to run May to July of 2020. Applications are due October 25th, apply today!