We take giant manmade structures for granted. Whether erected in decades long gone or constructed anew from a distance, they are just there. When Joseph Blum wanted to get face to face with action bringing such a project to life.
Compared to the soon-to-be-completed Eastern span, the Bay Bridge's Western length in San Francisco is looking a tad plain. But artist Leo Villareal wants to brighten it up with 25,000 LED's — he just needs £4.5 million first.
The Bay Bridge connecting San Francisco and Oakland in the US my not be as iconic as the Golden Gate, but it's a vital traffic artery nonetheless. So how do you reconstruct the span without delaying its 280,000 daily commuters? Very carefully.