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The Sea Ranch

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Distinctive architecture, uninhibited ocean views, bold supergraphics, shared open space, and meditative tranquility—these were the beginnings of the Sea Ranch, a beacon of Modernism on the Northern California coast. Designed by a small group of Bay Area architects and designers in the early 1960s, the development was envisioned as a progressive, inclusive community, guided by the idealistic principles of good design, economy of space, and harmony with the natural environment.

This exhibition brings together original sketches and drawings from the project’s designers, along with archival images, photographs of the Sea Ranch today, and a full-scale architectural replica. The environmentally attentive design philosophies explored at the Sea Ranch, along with the now-iconic graphics, resonated globally and continue to influence architecture and design today.

Details

Start:
December 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am
End:
April 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
$25
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Website:
sfmoma.org

Organizer

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Phone:
415.357.4000
Email:
visit@sfmoma.org
Website:
www.sfmoma.org

Venue

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
151 3rd Street
San Francisco,CA94103United States
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Phone:
415.357.4000
Website:
www.sfmoma.org
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