Nathan "Nate1" Tan was born in England and then immigrated to San Francisco as a child. A self-taught artist, he became a local graffiti legend in San Francisco and Daly City while a teenager. After earning a degree in graphic design at San Francisco State University, he worked professionally before starting a kids' hip hop clothing line called New Skool in 2003. Still based in San Francisco, Tan teaches graffiti and mural arts in addition to running New Skool and producing fine art.
Gallery Tour of "Familiar Places", the solo exhibition by San Francisco artist Nathan Tan, A.K.A. Nate1
Preview: Familiar Places
San Francisco artist Nathan Tan talks about his solo exhibition.
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