Exhibitions (57)

Animals are making themselves at home on the walls of Roll Up Gallery.
An eclectic group of contemporary artists will exhibit their artistic interpretations and tap into their own concepts of the spirit animal.
A group show featuring artwork by:

Grant Gilliland

Jon Weiss

Amy Swart

Vannessa Gonzalez

Monika Lea Jones

Opening Friday October 24th 2014
6:00 to 9:00pm
21 +

curated by: Betty Bigas

Hanna is a Fine Art and Contemporary Portrait and Documentary Photographer who still shoots film.
“The photographs of Hanna Quevedo are completely magnetic.  In equal parts they are intriguing, evocative, emotionally connecting and ultimately thoroughly engaging. Hanna sees the world she inhabits as a keen observer.  Her ability to move through externals to the heart of her subject is strong and direct.  It is through her distinct observations that she uncovers the unusual amidst the ordinary.  Her sensitivity to her surroundings, both physical and personal are evident in the way in which she sees.  Observation and engagement coexist in all of Hanna’s photographs, and all contain compelling visual insights to her subjects.”
Danielle Wohl (Art Advisor)
“Stemming from my desire to blur the edges Between images and to illuminate the layers of a given moment in life, I have superimposed multiple exposures in a single image with this project: thus completing the message, I … Read more ›
Joshua Nissen King’s new works explore the conversation between the viewer and the neglected object. Forgotten or unseen fragments of memories and peripheral clutter fill the saturated space of King’s current series.
The mark, the gesture, the color, and the simplicity of suggestion of form are the primary components and the only tools used to access the viewer. The deconstruction of both form and subject reveals the fragile fabrication of the facade, as well as equating the surreal deterioration to our capacity to retain memory and the inevitable fleeting of the details. The most gestural marks in context with each other can suggest something so real to our memory. The device that is used has to be vague, items we all have encountered or know, but reside in the periphery of memory and every moment.
These works successfully portray the choppy fill as we travel through everyday absorbing the minimum … Read more ›
“It is, I find, in zoology as it is in botany: all nature is so full, that that district produces the greatest variety which is the most examined” Gilbert White
Artists Delphine Delas and Monika Lea Jones explore and express their perspectives on the species of the living and imagined within the two branches of biology, botany and zoology. Join Roll Up Gallery at our opening reception to discover nature as you have never seen it before.
Delphine Delas: http://www.delphine-delas.com
Monika Lea Jones: http://www.monikalea.com
The Exhibition opening will be on Friday July 18th  2014
from 6:00 to 9:00pm
161 Erie Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Flyer image by Delphine Delas
Text by: Janice Yau
A 3 artist show at Roll Up Gallery
Reflecting  all of the women that exist inside of Silvia Poloto.
Taking off within layers by Terry Hoff
Evoking courage by Juan Reyes
The Exhibition opening will be on Thursday June 5th  2014
from 6:00 to 9:00pm
161 Erie Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
“Secrets of earth” exhibition brings together a variety of fresh unique artworks made while observing and discovering the power of the nature.
4 San Francisco based artists translated the secrets of the nature into abstract stunning pieces.

Works by:

Brandi Lee

Meghann Riepenhoff

Stephanie Janney

Sergio Santurio

& more surprises to come…

Opening  Friday May 16th  2014
6:00pm - 9:00pm
161 Erie st SF  


An international dialogue between SPAIN&USA
Four new visions of art as a process and art as a product.
Four artists who are maintaining an international virtual dialogue
Artists from the Southeast of Spain (Almería) ­- ­a land bathed with a special light, a land
often times overlooked, and stigmatized for its provinciality – ­maintain an international dialogue
about the possibilities of art in the 21st century.

Art by:

Manu Muñoz

Francisco Uceda

Jesús Zamarrón
Paco de la Torre
Curator: Betty Bigas
Opening Friday April 18th, 2014
6:00 to 9:00pm
at Roll Up Gallery
161 Erie Street, San Francisco, CA 94103