On View> SPUR Urban Center Gallery presents VENUE

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(Noah Christman)

(Noah Christman)

VENUE
SPUR Urban Center Gallery
654 Mission Street
San Francisco
Through October 21

The product of an enviable 16-month-long road trip across the United States, VENUE is the documentation of a series of sites from around the country that are not always considered when surveying architecture and design.

(Noah Christman)

(Noah Christman)

The successful bloggers Geoff Manaugh (BLDGBLOG) and Nicola Twilley (Edible Geography) tackle “often overlooked yet fascinating sites through the eyes of the innovators, trendsetters, entrepreneurs, and designers at the forefront of ideas today,” giving a more honest assessment of the American landscape then is represented in traditional urban-centric design media.

The exhibition and installation includes books, photographs, maps, ephemera, and more. The tour was thoroughly 21st-century, however it was inspired by the great expeditions of the 19th century.

(Noah Christman)

(Noah Christman)

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