Demonstrations and conversations with scientists and others who are exploring Bay ecosystems. Learn about the seldom seen marine species that have found a niche in the Bay, and what’s being done to preserve them.
Exploratorium Artist-in-Residence Nina Katchadourian will describe her two-year process of investigating themes of memory, patience, and boredom; culminating in the new work Floater Theater debuting at the museum this week.
Join urban designers Gabriel Kaprielian and Nate Kauffman for a discussion of how we can use speculative design to facilitate more productive discussions about the future, and how we can envision a more resilient and sustainable Bay Area.
Comprised of 4,500 LED nodes arranged along a series of pentagons and hexagons, Leo Villareal's Buckyball is animated by custom software programmed by the artist to display over 16 million distinct colors. On view in the Plaza through February 27, 2017.