Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA)
Maki, Fumihiko; James Stewart Polshek and Partners
general view, Yerba Buena Gardens; MLK Memorial Silver Walls, 2014YERBA BUENA GARDENS: Located in downtown San Francisco on the roof of the existing Moscone Convention Center, Yerba Buena Gardens includes a carousel, a childcare center, a bowling alley, a restaurant, an ice skating rink and Zeum, an interactive museum for children and families. The facilities are arranged around a children’s garden designed by M. Paul Freidburg and Partners. The architectural design creates a distinctive identity for each of the project components while tying the whole project into the circulation system of the surrounding blocks.
Type of WorkArt museum
Performing arts, Contemporary (1960 to present), Architectural exteriors
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