‘A Good Way Away’

July 13, 2012, 6–9pm
Carville Annex, San Francisco, CA

The second Stairwell’s exhibition featured new site-specific works by three artists exploring the Carville Annex, the Outer Sunset and varying notions of distance. Matt Kennedy placed himself in a humorous struggle for physical achievement, making a personal challenge public. Noah Krell meditated on the ubiquity of sand and considered its steady eastward movement from Ocean Beach into the city. Collin McKelvey manipulated locally-gathered sounds and smells and documents the downward momentum of stairs from a unique perspective.

Related: Takeaway Issue 2