It's hard to imagine an American lifestyle without wine bars and tasting rooms, decanters, boxed wine, and portable glasses, and the now-prominent California wine country. But such was the case less than half a century ago; it's only been in recent decades that wine has developed a complete culture in its own right. "How Wine Became Modern: Design + Wine 1976 to Now" is the first museum exhibition of its kind to attempt to capture the transformation. I got an early look at the new program, on exhibit at the SFMOMA starting tomorrow. To learn more about it, keep reading.
Inside the SFMOMA's "How Wine Became Modern" Exhibit