1026 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94103
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SIY Gallery is a contemporary art gallery reframing the perception of mental illness by exhibiting the work of professional artists alongside stories of their creative journeys. The gallery is breaking down stigma and inspiring people to think differently about mental health.
Located in San Francisco CA SOMA art district, it was founded in January 2020 by Nounie Siy who have lost a loved one from mental illness. After experiencing this overwhelming trauma and witnessing the negative perception many have regarding mental illness, she began hearing similar stories from her artist friends of others faced with the same stigma.
With the artwork it features, SG has become known as an inspirational support center situated in the cultural art district of San Francisco, CA and does many satellite exhibitions in the greater San Francisco greater Bay Area.
A portion of the proceeds will be donated to various organizations also focused on creating awareness and ending the stigma of mental illness.