“Becoming Lucid” opens at 1AM Gallery!

Last night, we opened up “Becoming Lucid” featuring a collection by French artist Ratur. The opening started with live painting by the artist on our 1AM mural wall and continued on through the night with a live DJ set by Tekst for a crowd of lively art appreciators. To see the full collection, visit 1AMGallery.com! Becoming Lucid Art Opening! Becoming Lucid Art Opening! Read More »

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.

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”.

Facebook returned with a vengeance to tag our canvases!

Facebook‘s Advertising Team paid 1AM a visit and wasted no time in working together with our teachers to create some seriously stunning street art. Representing the different facets of their team’s responsibilities, they chose “Data”, “Local” and “In-Store” as the centerpieces of their three murals, which all turned out cleaner than any of the team could have imagined! Facebook Ads Team June 2014 Facebook Ads Team June 2014 Have your team tag our walls and canvases by emailing us at privateevents@1amsf.com today!

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.

 

LinkedIn takes their cans to canvas!

When LinkedIn‘s team left our gallery, they had not only spray painted stencils onto t-shirts using their company’s name, but they took home a tagging canvas with their LinkedIn logo. Linked-In Workshop June Linked-In Workshop June Send us an email at privateevents@1amsf.com to get your team tagging here!

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.