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 a 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.

Kamea & Defer: “Paradise Lost” Mural

In the aftermath of the “Paradise Lost” opening last week, it’s time to post some recap pictures of the progress of Kamea and Defer’s collaborative mural on our exterior wall. Stay tuned for photo updates about the other murals they painted while they were in the city.Finished WallIMG_7474 Read More »

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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“A Declaration of Color” closes Friday, August 1st

Sen2‘s killer solo show “A Declaration of Color” will soon be coming down so make some time before August 1st to pop into 1AM Gallery to check it out.  See his new canvas work as well as a New York water tower installation and colorful Sen2 mural on the side of our building.

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For more info, visit www.1AMGallery.com and for further art inquiries email artsales@1amsf.com.

 

SNEAK PEEK of “Paradise Lost”

We are stoked to welcome POW! WOW! Hawaii rep, Kamea Hadar, and LA graffiti pioneer, Alex Kizu aka DEFER to 1AM Gallery for their upcoming dual show “Paradise Lost” opening Thursday, August 7th. The collection focuses on how the modern world of urbanization has transformed the idyllic oasis of Hawaii. There will be illustrative hyper-realistic oil paintings along with complex multi-layered typographic works. For now, we’ve got these lovely sneak peek photos!

ParadiseLostShannaphoto (3)Stay tuned for more! As always, feel free to email artsales@1amsf.com for a preview catalog of the show.

Sen2 and the 1AM Crew

We had a great opening last Thursday for Sen2‘s solo show, “A Declaration of Color.” BIG thanks to all who came out !! 1AM Gallery is now decked out with some iconic Bronx style courtesy of Sen2. For those of you who missed out, click READ MORE to see some photos from opening night.  4IMG_4264

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Sen2 dons 1AM Wall with true Bronx style!

Check out Sen2‘s styling of our 1AM Wall! Stop by 6th and Howard to see it up close and pop in 1AM Gallery to check out his new show, “A Declaration of Color,” which showcases beautifully his layered and brightly colored mixed media paintings. Visit www.1AMGallery.com to take a look at the collection.

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“A Declaration of Color” opens TONIGHT, 6:30-9:30pm!!

1AM is truly honored to represent Sen2, an original graffiti writer from New York City. Sen2′s signature abstract graffiti style has been coloring the streets of New York City since the 80s when graffiti was born! Come meet the artist and get your black book tagged TONIGHT at the opening of his new 1AM show, “A Declaration of Color.” See you at 6th and Howard, 6:30-9:30pm for an epic party celebrating Sen2′s graff style and career (drinks and food included!). Check out this progress pic of Sen2 re-vamping our wall and a teaser shot of one of his pieces from the show.

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"Cypres" by Sen2“Cypres” by Sen2 | Mixed media on canvas | 24″ x 30″

For more info, visit www.1AMGallery.com and for further inquiries contact artsales@1amsf.com