This November 8th will mark the 40th Anniversary of Harvey Milk’s historic election as California’s first openly gay elected official. Help us make history.

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Conservatory of Flowers

Bringing the Power of Light to the Summer of Love 2017. We aim to transform the historic Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park into a canvas of light at night. We'd debut with a kick-off event in coordination with a range of Summer of Love fest.

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LIGHTRAIL is the world’s first subway-responsive light sculpture, designed with more than 20,000 LED lights strung for two miles along San Francisco’s iconic Market Street, from Van Ness Avenue to The Embarcadero.

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The Bay Lights

What if the San Francisco Bay Bridge were a canvas for light? That was the seminal question that ultimately sparked a diverse community to action and led to the creation of the world's largest LED light sculpture.

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Pi In The Sky

Pi is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter and so much more. Pi In The Sky plays upon the American colloquialism pie in the sky, a catch phrase for impossible thinking and lives at the nexus of science, technology, engineering, art and math.

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Let There Be

Let There Be is a new work of public art in the swiftly changing Mid-Market area. Let There Be is a mixed-media installation by Ben Davis that combines hand-crafted typography and projected content to celebrate the area’s energy and history.

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Thank You

ILLUMINATE wishes to acknowledge the extraordinary support of our probono legal team at Morrison Foerster, led by Robert Townsend and passionately supported by Alfredo Silva, without whom The Bay Lights and Illuminate's other audacious works would not be possible.

Robert Townsend

Alfredo Silva

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