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Sneak Peek: Scenes From Inside the New SFMOMA

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Stark and beautiful, inside and out

Three years in the making, today the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art re-opened their doors to the media for an exclusive look at the Snøhetta-designed makeover. And what a transformation it is. SFMOMA as you knew it is a thing of the past, raising the bar from 70,000 square feet (pre-expansion) to 170,000 square feet (post-expansion).

Before Curbed SF's big feature on the museum goes live on Friday, relish these shots from today's preview of San Francisco's newest and boldest design statement. The expansion boasts excellent use of open space, all-gender bathrooms, signage, and more.

So very much more.

SFMOMA opens to the public on May 14, 2016.

Amazed by what man can do. Living wall @sfmoma opening next month! #sfmoma #livingwall #artoftheday

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Excellent use of signage at the new @sfmoma.

A photo posted by Brock Keeling (@brockkeeling) on

Looking down from the Oculus Bridge at SFMOMA. #sanfrancisco #sfmoma #oculusbridge

A photo posted by Lucio Villa (@lucio310) on

#SFMOMA #sanfrancisco #spring2016

A photo posted by Louise Søgaard (@immeraktuell) on

Living wall at SFMOMA #sfmoma #sanfranciscomuseumofmodernart

A photo posted by Alana (@lovetoeatandtravel) on

#sanfrancisco #art #sfmoma

A photo posted by Si Monstres (@6monstres) on

@sallykuchar stands in awe of Serra at the new @sfmoma.

A photo posted by Brock Keeling (@brockkeeling) on

Hello #sfmoma #progesss

A photo posted by Janelle Zara (@janellezara) on

Seeing red #bathroomdecor #sfmoma #moderninteriordesign

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