California Academy of Science

Using bathyspheres like video cones, custom exhibit furniture, and glass artifact cases, Gizmo created a unique deep sea experience for this globally recognized institution. Client: California Academy of Sciences Category: Exhibit Location: California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, California Date: 2013 From May 10th to September 29th 2013, the California Academy of Sciences presents its…

Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum

Gizmo helped the Salt Lake City, Utah children’s museum with design, value engineering, constructing, and installation of this exciting new exhibit about life rescue and helicopters. Client: Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum Category: Exhibit Location: Salt Lake City, Utah Date: 2011 Gizmo recently completed an interactive exhibit, Saving Lives from the Sky for the Discovery Gateway Children’s…

Bay Area Discovery Museum

Gizmo worked with the museum’s philosophy of learning through activity to create a  safe and fun environment. Client: Bay Area Discovery Museum Category: Exhibit Location: Sausalito, California Date: 2007 After a decade of wear and tear, Gizmo helped to re-design the popular “Top Spot,” interactive exhibit at the Bay Area Discovery Museum. Designed for children between the…

Habitot

Gizmo fabricated the interactive space exploration exhibit in Oakland. Client: Habitot Category: Children’s Museum Location: Oakland, California Date: February 2020 In the redesigned Rocket ship, children are able to pilot the ship, do scientific missions, and have fun playing with all of its interactive elements. The interior has been redesigned both physically and experientially, and is directly…

Moto Ohtake

Gizmo installed Moto’s piece in downtown San Francisco. Artist: Moto Ohtake Client: SF Arts Commission  Category: Public Art Location: 4th and Brannan street, San Francisco  Gizmo installed this first piece of public artwork along the San Francisco Central Subway line. Microcosmic a wind-activated kinetic sculpture by Bay Area-based artist Moto Ohtake. The art piece is a stainless…

Stanford

Gizmo worked with Stanford artist and professor Lauren Toomer as well as Project Manager and Architect David Golden to fabricate and install this project. Client: Stanford University Category: Sculpture fabrication  Location: Stanford campus Palo Alto, CA Date: March 2020 The bricks used in this sculpture were carefully selected from the original old Anatomy building on the…

Blessing Hancock

Gizmo fabricated these elaborate metal light fixtures for the outdoor walking area. Artists: Blessing Hancock with poets Moheb Soliman, Sagirah Shahid, Junauda Petrus and R. Vincent Moniz, Jr. (Nu’Eta) Category: Sculpture fabrication  Location: Minneapolis, MN Date: November 2018 Breathing new life into the Nicollet Mall artist Blessing Hancock celebrates light, art and the four seasons in…