Posts Tagged ‘San Francisco’

Stickers – San Francisco, CA

Monday, February 1st, 2016

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VOTE – San Francisco, CA

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

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MERS – San Francisco, CA

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

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SAVEK, ROEK (?) – San Francisco

Friday, January 1st, 2016

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Photographer: Madeleine Tonzi

GROWER ‘Electric Funeral’ – San Francisco, CA

Friday, November 27th, 2015

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Photographer: Madeleine Tonzi

DFM – San Francisco, CA

Sunday, November 8th, 2015

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Photographer: L. Herrada-Rios

OTHER – San Francisco, CA

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

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Photographer: L. Herrada-Rios

GATS “Drifting Forest” – Solo Art Show – Opens Saturday May 9th, 2015

Friday, May 8th, 2015

GATS Drifting Forest 2015 Solo Show.

“GATS is known to many as a floating face, with jaded, droopy eyes and a long, dreaded beard. The iconic mask he paints is ubiquitous in the streets of the East Bay, and can be found on walls all over the world as well.

On May 9, the enigmatic graffiti artist’s work will also be on view at Hashimoto Contemporary (804 Sutter St., San Francisco) for his first solo show — Drifting Forest — in the gallery. Partially, the title of the show comes from the fact that GATS did most of the paintings included on found driftwood.

More than an aesthetic choice, the material of GATS’ panels and wooden sculptures are a testament to the deterioration of nature. “These skeletons of the forest are sacred as I mourn in the graveyard that is urban sprawl,” he wrote in an email interview.

Although GATS’ work is mainly found on city walls, this is a rare chance to see the artist’s potential when given more time and material options. In his new works, he abstracts recognizable features of the mask he paints, and rearranges them to form new compositions while staying true to the visual language he has developed.

There will undoubtedly be a line around the block for the opening of the show on May 9 from 6–10 p.m. Look for the full interview with GATS in next week’s Express.”

— Sarah Burke, East Bay Express

GATS Bart Shot.

Opening reception Saturday May 9th, 2015 – 6pm to 10pm

Hashimoto Contemporary
804 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA

www.HashimotoContemporary.com
www.instagram.com/GatsPTV
www.EastBayExpress.com

KEPTO, EVES, GIGS – San Francisco, CA

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

MUSK – Bay Area, CA

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

BERG – San Francisco, CA

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

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Photographer: Madeleine Tonzi

TASK, DOER – Oakland, CA

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

MAGS, ALYNN – San Francisco, CA

Saturday, November 8th, 2014

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DAYSR – San Francisco, CA

Saturday, October 11th, 2014

GROW, BROKE – San Francisco, CA

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014