If you spend a few minutes at Pier 14 during the evening, you’ll appreciate just how much foot traffic Soma is getting. Presumably it’s largely due to the prime placement of the sculpture, but it could be supported by local tourism advertising! This brief article was spotted in a travelers rag called Where.
Impressively, their photo captures the sculpture from the most popular angle, but manages to keep that bright, pesky street lamp in the background from blowing out the whole shot. Nice.