Thursday 20 February 2020
2nd Floor Bus Level, Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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A view of the 2nd Floor Bus Level as seen from the escalator down from the Rooftop Garden. Once off the escalator one could look up to see a sign indicating upon which side one's bus would stop. This side was for "Odd Bays 01-37." A combined off/on ramp for Bus traffic connected the Salesforce Transbay Center to the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge. The ramp crossed Howard Street using a second suspension bridge in the foreground. All the buses moved clockwise (when viewed from above) so that their doors would always open toward the inside pedestrian area. Only one bus was parked at this time on this Saturday. View all

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Wednesday 19 February 2020
Gondola Lift To Rooftop Garden, Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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The sign for the Gondola Lift To Rooftop Garden read: Salesforce Tower Gondola Elevators & Escalators to Salesforce Park Via Transit Center Gondola is one way up only The anchor for the cables at the top of the Salesforce Transbay Transit Center's Rooftop Garden. A view of the top of the gondola as seen from the Rooftop Garden . The gondola began its short run up to the roof garden. The gondola has windows all around allowing those riding it to see the surroundings clearly. The gondola as it approached its terminus at the roof garden. Too bad the trip was unidirectional. Up only. View all

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Tuesday 18 February 2020
Andreina Davila and Ytaelena Mural 2018, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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A closer view of the gorilla's face revealed the technique in which it was painted. Abstract birds flew over abstract hills and mountains and under an abstract sky. The artists' signatures were painted in the lower left of the mural. They read: Mural Made By Andreina Davila & Ytaelena Lopez (EELOS) with help of: Fuzz Grant Annamarie Cervantes Carlos Bueno Sherry Schaffer Manuel Hernandez Nancy Colina August 7, 2018 An abstract gorilla sat behind a low hill on the last two mural panels. The gorilla reached out a hand as if inviting the distant birds to approach. A lower panel was painted in aqua to resemble a stream, lake, or ocean. View all

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Monday 17 February 2020
Sugabus Media Mural 2018, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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One window showed two murals. On the left was a mural of a wizard holding either a crystal ball, or a bowling ball, with a rose and face painted on it. On the right was a mural of an ape-man wearing a peace symbol t-shirt and holding two fingers up for victory. One window had two murals on it. The left mural showed a flaming heart over two dragons posed to form a heart and enclosing an egg. Under the dragons was a bat-wing heart with a lizard's eye. The right mural showed "The City" illustrated using a the corner windows of a Victorian house with a bluebird chirping at a woman with bows in her hair. View all

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Sunday 16 February 2020
Nathan Richard Phelps Mural 2018, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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The center of this Nathan Richard Phelps mural appeared brighter than it actually was. A view of the Salesforce Transbay Center's Nathan Richard Phelps mural from inside the building looking out at the alley on the other side. A much closer view of the Nathan Richard Phelps mural on the Salesforce Transbay Transit Center. Notice how precise the curves were and how sharp and clear the points were. The mural by Nathan Richard Phelps extended horizontally over a dozen window panes. It seemed to suggest the powerful sounds coming from an ear-wrenching loud speaker at a rave. View all

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Saturday 15 February 2020
John Kraft Mural 2018, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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An identifying sign was attached to the glass of a window covered with a mural. The sign read: Artspan Transit Mural Project John Kraft johnkraft.com @johnkraft ArtSpan.org @artspan And below that was a list of sponsors. The mural continued around the corner with multi-colored grass growing up from the bottom. A view of almost the entire mural showing it wrapped around the corner of a future business. The mural depicted balls of color either moving and leaving behind tracks, or balls on stems blowing in the wind. View all

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Friday 14 February 2020
Taiko Fujimura Mural 2018, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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An even closer view of the face. The binary bits inside the head resemble carbonation behind the jaw, rather than bits. Perhaps the binary message (once decoded) will be a word describing the taste of food. A closer view of the San Francisco Bay Bridge with the binary bits floating over it. We leave it to the reader to figure out if the binary bits actually spell an ASCII message. An even closer view of the binary bits over the San Francisco Bay Bridge. This images is almost close enough to make out the brush strokes used to create this mural. A closer view of the binary bits flowing into (or perhaps out of) a head shown in silhouette. View all

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Thursday 13 February 2020
Dilcia Giron Mural 2018, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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A sign was attached to the glass of a window covered with a mural. The sign read: Artspan Transit Mural Project Dilcia Giron dilciagiron.com @dilciagironart ArtSpan.org @artspan And below that was a list of sponsors. The doors under 139 were dramatic in appearance. The foreground was composed of colored shapes that did, and did not, resemble books. There were also pieces of frosted glass or plastic, and transparent shapes edged in white. Up close the background resembled forest covered hills on an overcast day. A small pane of glass near the sidewalk was covered in names. These were, perhaps, the names of people that aided in painting the mural. View all

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Wednesday 12 February 2020
Krisztina Lazar Mural, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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Two unicorns galloped across a scene filled with swirling sky and decorative balls. The mural covered only one face of a future "Fitness SF" place on the ground floor of the Salesforce Transbay Transit Center. The mural featured unicorns and parrots. In the other window, white parrots flew across a sky filled with decorative balls. Notice the touch of gold in the parrot's wings. A sign was attached to the glass of a window covered with a mural. The sign read: Artspan Transit Mural Project Krisztina Lazar transcendentbird.com @krisztina_lazar_art ArtSpan.org @artspan SFOS And below that was a list of sponsors. View all

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Tuesday 11 February 2020
Heidi Hardin Mural, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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A common sight in the city when looking at beautiful flowering trees, is a tangle of wires and telephone poles behind them. A closer shot of the mural allows one to examine the brush strokes used to create this mural. The front door, to what may become a new business, was colored using two different shades of blue. The left door was colored the blue of a summer's sky, and the right door was colored the blue-gray of a winter's sky. White flowers bloomed on tree branches. Each flower began as a red bulb, then opened to a small red flower that faded from red to pink and finally to white. View all

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Monday 10 February 2020
Annie Walker "Kelp Forest" Mural 2018, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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A closer shot of one of the jellyfish. Up close it is easier to observe the brush strokes used to create the mural. The mural was painted on the glass of what was soon to become a "Per Diem" store. The mural itself depicted a kelp bed complete with sea life. One window featured an octopus on the bottom of the kelp forest, watching a fish. A harbor seal swam among the kelp of the kelp forest. A sad looking fish watched the seal swim past. The two leftmost windows displayed three jellyfish floating under the water and among the kelp. View all

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Sunday 9 February 2020
Kristian Kabuay Mural, Artpsan Art, On Salesforce Transbay Transit Center, San Francisco, California

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A closer view of the leftmost panel of the mural. Notice how the red line of writing crossed the solid red line. The mural was created based upon letters from the BayBayIn language from the Philippines. Four streams of color dripped down behind a large check mark. A sign was posted behind the glass of a window covered with a mural. The sign read: Artspan Transit Mural Project Kristian Kabuay baybayin.com @baybayin ArtSpan.org @artspan And below that was a list of sponsors. The two panels of the door covered with sharp edged designs that overlaid the colored drips. View all

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Saturday 8 February 2020
Reprise: Peoples Park Protest 1969, Berkeley, California

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Three of the protesters gathered together to discuss the next steps in the protest. They wore green painted hard hats. Old Gringo Tue, 11 Feb 2020 18:03:08 I recommend posting a couple of these on Facebook, since folks are feeling very political these days. O.G. An army reservist, rifle at his side, helped guard the park. The site was owned by the University of California, but undeveloped. The people decided to convert the derelict site into a park. The Berkeley police were happy that it was peaceful for a while. Protesters had given them flowers that they used to decorate their helmets. View all

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Friday 7 February 2020
"White Light" Glass and Ceramic Sculpture 2008, Artist: Donna Billick, Pence Gallery, 212 D Street, Davis, California

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Although the "White Light" appeared realistic, the hands appeared squashed against the woman's waist. A closer view of the face of the "White Light" sculpture. Notice that her eyebrows were slots carved into her face. Not a technique any human would use. The sign identifying this "White Light" sculpture was attached to the concrete directly below the sculpture. It read: Donna Billick White Light, 2008 Glass, Ceramic Courtesy of the artist This sculpture is available for purchase. Please ask inside the Pence for more information. Please DO NOT touch this sculpture. Please DO NOT climb or hang on. View all

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