The sculptural component of the 5Ws is designed by artist Ana Teresa Fernandez and designer & architect Johanna Grawunder.
The 5W’s Project – A public art and community partnership project, 5W’s includes community chalkboards, community partnerships (including CHALK, United Playaz, SRO Collaborative/Sisters Rize!,Bindlestiff Studio, Hospitality House, West Bay, and SF CameraWork), a series of arts-based workshops, a re-purposed newspaper kiosk hosting exhibitions, an online interactive map and lighting, sculpture and street furniture installed in key adjacent public spaces (5M Project, Mint Plaza, 6th Street). Each of these components is designed to explore and share thoughts and questions about the histories and future of this neighborhood.
The 5Ws is a project of 5MPlaceWorks, a collaboration led by Intersection for the Arts.
The WHO sculpture will be installed at the Mint Plaza through June 2013.
You too can share your questions, stories, photos, and thoughts. Interact with the map at http://placeworks.crowdmap.com
, text (415) 756-1555, email 5w [at] theintersection.org
or tweet with the hashtag #5W, to add your voice.