Allison Cummings

Seior Registrar, Civic Art Collection
San Francisco Arts Commission
San Francisco, New Jersey

Allison Cummings is the Senior Registrar for the San Francisco Arts Commission, responsible for the stewardship of the city's public art collection of approximately 4,000 works and their respective archive records collected over the last 150 years. The Civic Art Collection includes large scale historic public monuments, WPA-era murals, and contemporary public art installations, as well as a significant collection of paintings, works on paper, textiles, ceramics and jewelry. Formerly with the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, she has over 19 years in art collection management experience and holds degrees in Art History and Political Science from the University of California, San Diego.