Curated by Irene Cheng with Lucie Waschke
California College of the Arts, San Francisco Campus
1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco
Border Memorial: Frontera de los Muertos, Yuma, Arizona, 2012.
The Platforms, Augmented Histories of Space exhibition features over 35 local and international projects by artists, architects, historians, and technologists who use digital and locative technologies to reveal the history of the built environment. From podcasts uncovering the natural history of Queens, New York, to a mobile app version of Nikolas Pevsner’s Glossary of Architectural History to virtual tours of ancient Rome, the exhibition showcases a wide range of tools for creating, and experiencing, augmented history.