Specializing in large scale murals and contemporary art, Rocha Art is a public art and mural gallery in San Francisco’s SOMA district. Founded in 2013 as Ian Ross Gallery, Rocha Art curates regular shows and facilitates large scale public artworks.
Ian Ross 2014 Solo Show "Spray Paint" at Rocha Art

Ian Ross 2014 Solo Show “Spray Paint” at Rocha Art

Current Show

This October, Rocha Art will host Unfurling, a first-of its-kind 3-D printed sculpture collaboration with New Zealand based firm Architecture Van Brandenburg, and San Francisco artist Ian Ross. Architecture Van Brandenburg has designed and printed a group of large scale work, specifically for Ross to paint amongst showing the sculptural architectural works. These one of a kind collaborative sculptures will comprise half of the show at Rocha Art, and the other is an exhibition of similar works directly from the Venice Biennale. Click here for more information and to RSVP for the opening reception.

Upcoming Show

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Mural Gallery

The outside of Rocha Art is wrapped in a dozen murals that continually rotate every few months. The mural gallery is comprised of seven 12ft x 16ft panels visible from the busy 4th and Brannan corridor. Other murals wrap the roof of Rocha Art, and extend onto our neighbors buildings on Freelon St. Artists include Cannon Dill, Mike Shine, Ian Ross, Zio Ziegler, RISK, Max Ehrman, Ricky Watts, Eddie Colla, Griffin One, Cryptik, Hueman, INSA, and many more. All murals are courtesy of the 1 Bush Initiative. Stop by and see the latest.

1 Brush Initiative

1 Brush Initiative is a San Francisco-based non-profit that facilitates public art projects and empowers youth by giving them access to hands-on arts education. 1 Brush recruits professional artists to lead workshops and mentor young people at underserved schools and in the juvenile justice system. Through their educational and public art endeavors, they hope to give youth the tools to express themselves in positive ways and brighten San Francisco’s neighborhoods with engaging public art.

Hours & Location

Located in the heart of SoMa, Rocha Art is within 2 blocks of Muni, AT&T Park and the Moscone Center. 466 Brannan St. San Francisco, CA Hours: Tues-Fri 1-7pm Weekends by Appointment 415-533-5758 info@rochaart.com