Hushed Spaces

Unless you know where to go, finding breathable, public open space in downtown San Francisco can be an aimless, wandering exercise. The financial district is dense, loud, currently in a monumental state of construction, and—with all this apocalyptic sunshine—beginning to feel more and more like a Manhattanized version of Hong Kong secretly courting Los Angeles. 

Produced and co-written with Bryan Finoki. Published on Design Observer.

A six-part series of field recordings and writing about sound and space was published on Design Observer in 2015:
Start with Sounds of the New Mission.