Curiot Completes New Mural in San Francisco

Curiot (Favio Martinez) completed a new mural at Hotel Des Arts in San Francisco’s Financial District. The Mexico City based artist is in San Francisco for his solo show “Down the Rabbit Hole with Neon Lights” at FFDG. The wall was curated by Upper Playground and Fifty24SF Gallery, and features Curiot’s signature style that alludes to Mexican tradition, with vibrant colors, a mythical beast and geometric designs.

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Day 2 of Curiot in San Francisco: Update on New Wall

Curiot, in San Francisco for his solo show “Down the Rabbit Hole with Neon Lights” at Fecal Face Gallery opening tonight at 6PM, completed another day working on a new wall at Hotel Des Arts.  The wall was curated by Upper Playground and Fifty24SF Gallery. Below are some in-progress shots taken today from the Financial District. Live updates and photos of the completed wall to follow.

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Down the Rabbit Hole with Neon Lights by Favio Martinez AKA Curiot at Fecal Face Gallery Opens March 27th 6-9PM

Curiot Continues New Wall in San Francisco

Mexican American artist Curiot, in San Francisco for his show at FFDG opening tomorrow (March 27th at 6PM), started a wall today at Hotel Des Arts in the Financial District. For more progress shots and live updates follow curator Upper Playground via instagram at @upperplayground.

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Mexican American artist, Curiot begins new wall in San Francisco

Curiot returns to San Francisco for his second show at FFDG opening tomorrow evening, March 27th from 6-9PM.  For the occasion of the show, he begins a wall today at Hotel Des Arts in the Financial District organized by Fifty24SF Gallery and Upper Playground. Live updates to be released soon via Upper Playground’s instagram at @upperplayground.

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Preview: Hajime Sorayama Print Show at Fifty24SF Gallery – San Francisco

This coming April 4th at 7pm, Fifty24SF Gallery in association with Upper Playground present a print show by renowned Japanese artist Hajime Sorayama. The influential pip-up artist, recognized world-wide for his “sexy robot” paintings, gives fans and collectors a rare opportunity to see his art in person, as this is the Vargas Award winner’s first time showing his work in San Francisco.  A selected collection of new and old prints will be available for purchase at Fifty24SF in Lower Haight, San Francisco. Below is a preview of some of the selected prints by Sorayama.

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For more information about the artist and available prints please contact gallery@fifty24SF.com.

Exhibition dates: April 4th – April 26th 2015
Opening: April 4th 7pm

Fifty24SF Gallery
218 Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA 94117

Print Show by Hajime Sorayama Opens April 4th 2015 at Fifty24SF Gallery – San Francisco

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Fifty24SF Gallery in association with Upper Playground is pleased to present a special print show by renowned Japanese artist, Hajime Sorayama, opening April 4th 2015. Sorayama is recognized world-wide for his uniquely imaginative, erotic style of paintings.  The sleek chrome aesthetic of robotics in a hyper-sexualized feminine form has been a signature style for Sorayama that has spanned over 4 decades. Sorayama is a Vargas Award winner, the highest achievement in air-brush artistry. His art displayed in permanent collections at the MOMA, Smithsonian Institute and the US Library of Congress.

Considered as one of the most influential pin-up artists of our time, Sorayama will be making available for the time in San Francisco, a selected collection of his new and old prints. This will be a rare chance for his fans and collectors to see Sorayama’s work in person.

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For more information about the artist and available prints please contact gallery@fifty24SF.com.

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Exhibition dates: April 4th – April 26th 2015
Opening:  April 4th 7pm

Fifty24SF Gallery
218 Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA 94117

Splash Brothers Jacket in Black Released by Upper Playground

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With Spring just around the corner, Upper Playground releases the new Splash Brothers Jacket in Black.  A perfect solution for Spring’s fickle weather, the 100% Nylon windbreaker with water resistant coating, drawstring closure and elastic cuffs will keep you dry and warm. The Splash Brothers Jacket is complete with antique brass eyelets and embroidered signature UP Walrus logo.

Now available in store and online at upperplayground.com.

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Free Weapon of Mass Creation Pencil with Each Online Purchase

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The Weapon of Mass Creation Pencil Set in Black is also available for purchase in store and online at Upper Playground.

Coming Soon: Print Show by Renowned Japanese Artist Hajime Sorayama at Fifty24SF Gallery, San Francisco

Japanese artist Hajime Sorayama, known world-wide for his uniquely imaginative and futuristic erotic paintings, will present a special print show at Fifty24SF Gallery in San Francisco next month. Details to be released in the coming week.

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Recognized for his precisely detailed, erotic hand painted portrayals of women and feminine robots, Hajime Sorayama is viewed world-wide as one of the influential pin-up artists of all-time. The sleek chrome aesthetic of robotics in a sexualized feminine form has been a signature style that has spanned over 4 decades and shaped society’s conception of erotic art. Sorayama’s work is featured in projects with many of the world’s most powerful brands, including Sony, LucasFilm, Playboy, Marvel Comics, Star Trek and Disney. In addition, his art is displayed in permanent collections at the MOMA, Smithsonian Institute and US Library of Congress. Sorayama is a Vargas Award winner, the highest achievement in air-brush artistry.

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Upper Playground’s Fifty24SF Gallery is located at 218 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94117.

Celebrating Closing Night for “A Light in the Darkness” by Sam Flores at Fifty24SF

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Artist Sam Flores celebrated the closing reception for his solo-exhibition “A Light in the Darkness” on Saturday at Fifty24SF Gallery.  The special closing night party for Flores’ successful show was hosted during the Lower Haight Art Walk.

Below are select pieces from “A Light in the Darkness” by Sam Flores:

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