Giant Rabbits ‘Intrude’ as Public Art

Giant Rabbits 'Intrude' as Public Art


The San Francisco Arts Commission presented INTRUDE, a large-scale public artwork by Tasmanian artist Amanda Parer. The highly acclaimed installation featured five monumental, inflated rabbits that are illuminated at night. The public artwork activated the Civic Center Plaza and be available to all of San Francisco residents and visitors to enjoy 24 hours, 7 days a week beginning April 4th through April 25th, 2016.

A civic dedication ceremony was held Tuesday, April 5 at 9 a.m. on the Polk Street steps of City Hall across from Civic Center Plaza. A Community Party was held that night.

Community Party

A Community Party was held on the evening of April 5th from 5-9 p.m. The event featured food trucks and other refreshments. The exhibit and the party were made possible by the committee that was the founding departments and organizations working on the Civic Center Commons Initiative:

  • Office of the Mayor;
  • OEWD;
  • Recreation and Parks Department,
  • Department of Public Works;
  • Civic Center CBD;
  • MJM Management.