SNEAK PEEK of “Becoming Lucid”

Next month, 1AM will be hosting “Becoming Lucid,” a solo exhibit showcasing surrealistic oil paintings by French street artist and graphic designer, Arthur Maslard a.k.a. Ratur. His new collection will be unveiled at the opening reception on Thursday, September 4th, 6:30-9:30PM. Get a more in-depth preview of the show on Widewalls and check out some quick teaser photos below! The KidAutoportrait (25x18,3')To request a preview of the exhibit, contact artsales@1amsf.com.

Pow Wow Hawaii mural sparks year-long series “Paradise Lost”

During POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014, the Kamea Hadar and Defer collaborated on a mural that marked the start of a year-long series of collaborative walls, gallery shows, and other creative projects between the two artists called “Paradise Lost”. Their new 1AM Gallery show by the same name opens this Thursday, 6:30-9:30pm, and is part of the second installment of this series along with two large-scale murals here in San Francisco. Stay tuned for updates about their upcoming murals. For now, here are some shots of Kamea and Defer working on the mural that started it all, located at Fresh Cafe in Honolulu. Kamea and Defer Fresh Cafe MuralKamea and Defer Mural Read More »

Watch Sen2 transform 1AM’s exterior wall

As a part of Sen2‘s show “A Declaration of Color“, he created a mural on our exterior wall over the course of two breezy afternoons which showcased his careful can control and astute color theory. The show closes TOMORROW August 1st. So stop by the gallery at 1000 Howard Street in SOMA to catch his artwork and wall up close! While Sen has been painting since the 1980s in NYC, specifically the Bronx where he still resides, his style remains fresh to this day.
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Can’t make it in? Check out the full online collection of “A Declaration of Color”.

Studio Collab: Kamea and Defer

During POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014, Kamea Hadar and Defer collaborated on a mural that marked the start of a year-long series of collaborative walls, gallery shows, and other creative projects between the two artists entitled “Paradise Lost”. The 1AM Gallery show is part of the second installment of this series along with two large-scale murals here in San Francisco. Check out this dynamic duo at work on the collection for “Paradise Lost” opening NEXT Thursday, August 7th, 6:30-9:30pm! Visit our event page for details.

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Twitter visits for a team bonding session!

Twitter visited for a fun mural production activity, Happy Hour event, and gift exchange. It was great to meet you guys! Twitter Workshop! 5/1/14Twitter Workshop! 5/1/14Email privateevents@1AMSF.com to schedule an event today!

Nutro embraces a whole new type of offsite!

The Nutro team visited for a team-building workshop and fully embraced all the activities- trying out things they’d never done before such as creating a tag wall memento and spray-painting a colorful mural together!  NutroNutroTo schedule a workshop for your team, email privateevents@1AMSF.com.

Adobe creates a custom take-home mural!

The Adobe team stopped by for a Happy Hour and mural production workshop at 1AM where they learned about street art and made their own mural for their office, it was great to meet them! Adobe Workshop! Adobe Workshop! Email privateevents@1AMSF.com to setup an event for your team!

Facebook lets loose on our canvases!

A team from Facebook stopped by 1AM to try their hands (and their cans) at spray painting and they worked together like a well-oiled machine on our tag wall as well. They ultimately produced a canvas mural with their word, “Execute”, emblazoned across it! Facebook Workshop May 14 Facebook Workshop May 14 Email us at privateevents@1amsf.com to get your team painting!

Wikimedia for a team-bonding session!

We met the Wikimedia team for a group offsite and they dove right into our tagging exercises, spray paint practice and mural creation activities. They left with a new appreciation for street art and some new found can control skills! Wikimedia Workshop! Wikimedia Workshop! For more information, email privateevents@1AMSF.com.

Advent produces an inspiring take-home mural for their company!

We had a killer workshop with Advent who truly embraced all our team-building activities and jumped right into the art of can control. They finished up with a beautiful mural that says “We Can Count On Each Other”! Advent Workshop! Advent Workshop!Advent Workshop! No group is too big! Email privateevents@1AMSF.com to setup an event for your team.