Mirrored Mylar Forest-Field: Pedestrian Safety

  On September 15th, 2017 For Park(ing) day 2017, INTERSTICE Architects created an interactive Park(ing) Day installation on Polk Street at Hemlock Alley.  Visitors experienced the wind-activated Mirrored Mylar Forest-Field (see pics below) to explore questions of pedestrian safety and share their experiences of being a San Francisco pedestrian. Which spaces are prioritized for pedestrians?  Where is there room for improvement?   Recording individual experiences as

2017-09-27T19:55:34-07:00September 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, News, Programs, Projects|Tags: , , , , , , |

Hemlock Alley Mural Unveiling

Please join us in celebration of the largest and newest mural in the Lower Polk Community Benefit District! Hemlock Alley between Polk & Larkin Thursday, September 7th 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Join us in the unveiling of six large- scale murals by a diverse, talented group of local artists, unified around the theme: San Francisco: Its History and its Diversity This ambitious, large-scale mural project

Lower Polk Neighbors Kicks Off Process To Create Alleyways District

"With development pressure mounting across the city, the Lower Polk Neighbors Association is spearheading a vision plan to preserve and improve six Lower Polk alleyways over the next five to 10 years. "While other recent plans to change the local streetscape have proved quite controversial, so far this effort seems to be broadly supported. "To kick off the process, representatives from LPN, INTERSTICE Architects and the Lower

2017-05-26T09:44:17-07:00October 10th, 2015|Categories: News, Projects|Tags: , , , , |