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Launch a ring of fog.
Where: Osher Gallery 1: Human Phenomenon
In a city notorious for fog, this immense artwork by Fujiko Nakaya intermittently shrouds a pedestrian bridge spanning Piers 15 and 17 with clouds of mist, enveloping all in its gauzy embrace.
Swirling, drifting, billowing movements of air reveal themselves in the fog.
Where: Fisher Bay Observatory Gallery 6, Mezzanine
Fans simulate the swirling airflow in a thunderstorm and fog machines make the pattern visible, creating a miniature tornado that you can disturb with the wave of a hand.
Where: Gallery 4: Living Systems
Pier 15 (Embarcadero at Green Street)San Francisco, CA 94111(415) 528-4444
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