San Francisco, California: Urge - Robot Mimics You

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Address:
Howard St., San Francisco, CA
Directions:
East of 4th St. downtown. Children's Garden near Howard St. at the Moscone Center.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
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Urge robot man.

Urge - Robot Mimics You

In the art installation "Urge," a mechanized skeleton man atop an Earth globe will sit or stand at the whims of certain onlookers.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [08/17/2010]

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Urge - Robot Mimics You

Yerba Buena Gardens is currently under construction. The robot still exists, but you can't get to it.

[Rappbk, 07/18/2017]

Urge.

Urge - Robot Mimics You

This is such a hidden gem! You have to walk behind the carousel under the pedestrian bridge into a hidden green space.

[Kim Wheeler, 05/17/2013]
Urge - Robot Mimics You

This is a great sculpture, but it can be difficult to make it move and it moves slowly. It takes two people to step on the platform to get it going.

[Dawn, 08/17/2010]

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