Architecturally Inspired at SFMOMA...

Posted on by Lauren Moss

To celebrate the recent opening of the new SFMOMA expansion after three years of construction, we're sharing a favorite piece of wearable sculpture, inspired by renderings of the addition and renovation of the iconic building by Snohetta.

Created by San Francisco designer and friend Vanessa Gade, the LINEA necklace is a beautiful minimalist interpretation of architectural massing, with the silver sculptural form representative of the building structure and the oxidized chain following the lines of the new terraces.

LINEA  / vanessa gade

LINEA / vanessa gade

At the intersection of art, design and style, Vanessa's handcrafted designs convey a distinctively architectural aesthetic that reflects the collective creativity and shared inspiration of one of our favorite cities... 


Be sure to view her designs at the SFMOMA store or online, and find more details on the Expansion project at the Museum's website.