Canadian design, art and culture blog Inhabit chose Why Is That Bridge Orange? as one of their 5 San Francisco Books You Should Read This Summer. Art Peterson’s book got the author of the story excited: “Finally, a city guide written by someone who knows and loves the city!”
Today, Art Peterson talked with Steven Short on KALW Radio about Philo T. Farnsworth, the inventor of television. A statue of Farnsworth is located in the beautiful park near the Letterman Digital and New Media Arts Center. He is also featured in one of the chapters of Why Is That Bridge Orange? You can learn more about why Farnsworth never got the credit for his invention that he deserved here.
We Wanna Be Friends With: SF Historian and Author Art Peterson is the title of a new story on 7×7 Magazine’s website. Rachel Amy Shavar talks with Art about his new book Why Is That Bridge Orange? and finds out about his favorite restaurants, parks and hangouts in San Francisco – and whether he is a burger or burrito person.