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Editors’ Picks of the Year: Notable Reads on WordPress.com

en.blog.wordpress.com December 17, 2014
Editors’ Picks of the Year: Notable Reads on WordPress.com

Our editors dove into the archives to resurface top posts published on WordPress.com this year, from personal essays to comics, and photography to fiction.... [Read more]

Contemporary art I Art in the 1960s Part One

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr December 16, 2014
Contemporary art I Art in the 1960s Part One

Yves Klein, Pure Intense Ultramarine Pigment, Guggenheim Bilbao Intallation After the end of the WWII and the redeployment of the center of the art world... [Read more]

Contemporary art | Post- War Art In America

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr December  9, 2014
Contemporary art | Post- War Art In America

Contemporary Art When exploring historically contemporary art, which literally consists of the artistic practices of today, it is rather obvious that we... [Read more]

Jin Meyerson - New works

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr December  3, 2014
Jin Meyerson - New works

We are very pleased to have these three new works by outstanding artist Jin Meyerson up for sale now: http://bit.ly/15Oudcv Swirling about in a series of... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey creates a new piece in Brooklyn to support...

streetartnews.net November 29, 2014
Shepard Fairey creates a new piece in Brooklyn to support the new Interpol album

A few days ago on the busy streets of Brooklyn in New York City, Shepard Fairey and his team painted this diptych piece to support the release of the newest... [Read more]

Elian creates "Exercise Of Anamorphosis #1", a new piece...

streetartnews.net November 27, 2014
Elian creates "Exercise Of Anamorphosis #1", a new piece in Mendoza, Argentina

Elian is currently in Mendoza, Argentina where he was invited to paint a new artwork for the Muropolis Street Art Festival.This artwork is a tribute to Julio... [Read more]

Louis Masai ThisIsNow Mural Project

graffoto1.blogspot.fr November 27, 2014
Louis Masai ThisIsNow Mural Project

All Art: by Louis Masailocations: Shoreditch, Camden, Brixton All photographs: NoLionsInEnglandYou wait all year for conscience driven awareness raising... [Read more]

Louis Masai: This Is Now mural project

graffoto1.blogspot.fr November 27, 2014
Louis Masai: This Is Now mural project

All Art: by Louis Masailocations: Shoreditch, Camden, Brixton All photographs: NoLionsInEnglandYou wait all year for conscience driven awareness raising... [Read more]

Fashion: James Jean x Big Bad Wolf Apparel Collection

streetartnews.net November 25, 2014
Fashion: James Jean x Big Bad Wolf Apparel Collection

For the holiday’s, our friends at Big Bad Wolf teamed up with world-renowned artist James Jean to create a new apparel tee for our precious tiny street art... [Read more]

Shark Toof creates a new mural on the streets of Los Angeles

streetartnews.net November 25, 2014
Shark Toof creates a new mural on the streets of Los Angeles

Shark Toof is back on the sunny streets of Los Angeles where he spent a few days working on this new artwork.Painting in the art districts, the American... [Read more]

INTERPOLATION / NEW INTERPOL MURAL, WEBSITE, AND ALBUM!

obeygiant.com November 25, 2014
INTERPOLATION / NEW INTERPOL MURAL, WEBSITE, AND ALBUM!

Last night Interpol kicked off a busy week in New York with a performance of “Everything Is Wrong” from their “triumphant” (Chicago Tribune) new LP ‘El... [Read more]

Lean Frizzera and Spok collaborate on a new mural in...

streetartnews.net November 21, 2014
Lean Frizzera and Spok collaborate on a new mural in Buenos Aires, Argentina

After several days of work on the sunny streets of Buenos Aires in Argentina, Lean Frizzera and Spok just wrapped up this massive new piece.The South... [Read more]

Protect the Sacred

obeygiant.com November 10, 2014
Protect the Sacred

I made this Protect the Sacred image in collaboration with National Geographic Photographer Aaron Huey in support of www.honorthetreaties.org, an... [Read more]

Time Magazine Cover

obeygiant.com November  9, 2014
Time Magazine Cover

I’ve been honored to do two Time Magazine covers, one of Barack Obama in 2008 and one of an Occupy Wall Street protester in 2011. Both of these covers... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 8

en.blog.wordpress.com November  5, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 8

We’re back with a new collection of our favorite stories from across all of WordPress. 1. Books for the Broken-Hearted Hannah Richell Hannah Richell’s... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 8

en.blog.wordpress.com November  5, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 8

We’re back with a new collection of our favorite stories from across all of WordPress. 1. Books for the Broken-Hearted Hannah Richell Hannah Richell’s... [Read more]

Vote in Today’s US Midterm Elections

en.blog.wordpress.com November  4, 2014
Vote in Today’s US Midterm Elections

Today, across the United States, Americans will go to the polls and vote in the US Midterm Elections. Voting is our most fundamental responsibility as... [Read more]

Vote in Today’s US Midterm Elections

en.blog.wordpress.com November  4, 2014
Vote in Today’s US Midterm Elections

Today, across the United States, Americans will go to the polls and vote in the US Midterm Elections. Voting is our most fundamental responsibility as... [Read more]

Jesse Reno - New prints

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr October 29, 2014
Jesse Reno - New prints

Wonderful new prints by American artist Jesse Reno available now: http://bit.ly/1E0Iw9CJesse Reno (1973, New Jersey/USA), is a self-taught mixed media... [Read more]

2014 Midterm Elections, Get Out The Vote!

en.blog.wordpress.com October 27, 2014
2014 Midterm Elections, Get Out The Vote!

Since 2004, WordPress has set out with an ambitious goal in mind — to democratize publishing and put state-of-the-art tools in front of publishers both large... [Read more]

2014 Midterm Elections, Get Out The Vote!

en.blog.wordpress.com October 27, 2014
2014 Midterm Elections, Get Out The Vote!

Since 2004, WordPress has set out with an ambitious goal in mind — to democratize publishing and put state-of-the-art tools in front of publishers both large... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey: Paz Y Libertad @ CAC Malaga by Spraying...

blog.stolenspace.com October 25, 2014
Shepard Fairey: Paz Y Libertad @ CAC Malaga by Spraying Bricks

In 1987 Andre Rene Roussimoff aka Andre The Giant drew the biggest WWF crowd at the the Pontiac Silver Dome. Two years later American street artist, Shephard... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 6

en.blog.wordpress.com October  8, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 6

Here’s the latest collection of our favorite stories from writers and publishers across all of WordPress. You can find our past collections here — and you... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 6

en.blog.wordpress.com October  8, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 6

Here’s the latest collection of our favorite stories from writers and publishers across all of WordPress. You can find our past collections here — and you... [Read more]

Tristan Eaton paints a giant Napoleon in Paris, France

streetartnews.net October  4, 2014
Tristan Eaton paints a giant Napoleon in Paris, France

Tristan Eaton has landed in Paris, France where he was invited by Be Street to paint for the latest edition of the Nuit Blanche Festival.Painted over a... [Read more]

AS YOU WISH // BOOK AVAILABLE OCTOBER 14

obeygiant.com October  3, 2014
AS YOU WISH // BOOK AVAILABLE OCTOBER 14

My friend, actor Cary Elwes is releasing his book “As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride” on October 14.  I was honored to... [Read more]

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS presents AMBER JEAN YOUNG

obeygiant.com October  3, 2014
SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS presents AMBER JEAN YOUNG

AMBER JEAN YOUNG There’s A Shape In These Hills I Know SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present an exhibition of new work by San Francisco based artist... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey paints a series of new murals in Toronto,...

streetartnews.net October  2, 2014
Shepard Fairey paints a series of new murals in Toronto, Canada

After his Nelson Mandela piece in South Africa a few days ago, Obey Giant aka Shepard Fairey has reached the city of Toronto in Canada where he just wrapped... [Read more]

D*Face: ‘You’re Dead To Me’ Mural in LA!

blog.stolenspace.com September 25, 2014
D*Face: ‘You’re Dead To Me’ Mural in LA!

D*Face is back in sunny L.A. for his biggest show to date ‘Scars with PMM Art Projects in West Hollywood. Featuring portraits of Marilyn Monroe, Sid... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey creates a giant portrait of "Nelson...

streetartnews.net September 23, 2014
Shepard Fairey creates a giant portrait of "Nelson Mandela" in Johannesburg, South Africa

After Berlin in Germany, Shepard Fairey flew straight to South Africa to work on a massive mural somewhere on the streets of Johannesburg.The American street... [Read more]

GARY PANTER, A PROVOCATEUR // PRINT AVAILABLE NOW!

obeygiant.com September 20, 2014
GARY PANTER, A PROVOCATEUR // PRINT AVAILABLE NOW!

Today we are featuring Gary Panter,  another one of the amazing, provocative artists who created a limited edition fine art print for Art Alliance: The... [Read more]

Kobra unveils "Arthur Rubinstein" for Urban Forms in...

streetartnews.net September 19, 2014
Kobra unveils "Arthur Rubinstein" for Urban Forms in Lodz, Poland

After Sweden and Boras, Kobra and his team are now in Eastern Europe where they travelled to attend the Urban Forms Festival in Lodz, Poland.The Brazilian... [Read more]

The rise of the anti-facial recognition movement

stencilarchive.org September 16, 2014
The rise of the anti-facial recognition movement

Legal Information The rise of the anti-facial recognition movementBy Joseph Cox on September 14th, 2014 for kernelmag.com With Facebook automatically... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey unveils "Make Art Not War" for Urban...

streetartnews.net September 13, 2014
Shepard Fairey unveils "Make Art Not War" for Urban Nation in Berlin, Germany

Obey Giant aka Shepard Fairey spent the last few days in Europe where he was invited by Urban Nation to paint a new piece part of their One Wall project.... [Read more]

Tilt New Mural For Nuart 2014 - Stavanger, Norway

streetartnews.net September  6, 2014
Tilt New Mural For Nuart 2014 - Stavanger, Norway

Tilt is currently in Stavanger, Norway where he just wrapped his new mural for the newest edition of the Nuart Street Art Festival.The French graffiti artist... [Read more]

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS Presents DAVID ELLIS Spirit Animal

obeygiant.com September  3, 2014
SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS Presents DAVID ELLIS  Spirit Animal

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present Spirit Animal, an exhibition of work by NY based artist David Ellis and SF based artist Kevin Earl Taylor.... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 4

en.blog.wordpress.com September  3, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 4

It’s time for our latest edition of Longreads’ Best of WordPress: below are 10 outstanding stories from across WordPress, published over the past month.... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 4

en.blog.wordpress.com September  3, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 4

It’s time for our latest edition of Longreads’ Best of WordPress: below are 10 outstanding stories from across WordPress, published over the past month.... [Read more]

Wermke/Leinkauf: “White American Flags”

rebelart.net August 18, 2014
Wermke/Leinkauf: “White American Flags”

Die zwei Berliner Künstler Matthias Wermke und Mischa Leinkauf haben weiße US-Flaggen auf der Brooklyn Bridge gehisst: “Wir machen Verborgenes sichtbar,... [Read more]

hyperallergic: (via When Photography Gets You Labeled a...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com July 16, 2014
hyperallergic:

(via When Photography Gets You Labeled a...

hyperallergic: (via When Photography Gets You Labeled a Terrorist) It’s not news that taking pictures can get you threatened and arrested, but a... [Read more]

SEEN ‘Godfather of Graffiti’ Solo Show at Opera London

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk June 19, 2014
SEEN ‘Godfather of Graffiti’ Solo Show at Opera London

Opera Gallery is delighted to bring to you a sensational selection of canvas works by the world renowned ‘Godfather of Graffiti’- SEENThe exhibition takes... [Read more]

La-Bella-Poule

eye-saw.net April  4, 2014
La-Bella-Poule

"La-Bella-Poule" was a the 26-gun frigate, famous for her duel against the English frigate HMS Arethusa on 17 June 1778 which began the French involvement in... [Read more]

Congressmen Propose National Resale Royalty Act for Artists

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February 26, 2014
Congressmen Propose National Resale Royalty Act for Artists

hyperallergic: The seal of the US Copyright Office (via Wikimedia) US Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Ed Markey (D-MA) and Representative Jerrold... [Read more]

Mr Jago – ʻPiltdown Tacticsʼ 18:10:13 – 16:11:13

artelgallery.wordpress.com October 10, 2013
Mr Jago – ʻPiltdown Tacticsʼ 18:10:13 – 16:11:13

Art-el Gallery has had the honour of working closely with Bristol based artist, Mr Jago for a number of years.  His art is unique and collected and... [Read more]

Mr Jago – ʻPiltdown Tacticsʼ 18:10:13 – 16:11:13

artelgallery.wordpress.com October 10, 2013
Mr Jago – ʻPiltdown Tacticsʼ 18:10:13 – 16:11:13

Art-el Gallery has had the honour of working closely with Bristol based artist, Mr Jago for a number of years.  His art is unique and collected and... [Read more]

Rebel Music 2

obeygiant.com November  7, 2014

I’m proud to be an executive producer on MTV’s new show Rebel Music. I’ve also created the visuals for the show. In the second season premiere we are... [Read more]

Inside the World of Rand Paul Swag - Daily Beast

news.google.com August 20, 2014

Daily Beast Inside the World of Rand Paul SwagDaily BeastIn 2008, Shepard Fairey created what The New Yorker's Peter Schjeldahl called “the most... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey Says American Eagle Outfitters "Straight...

news.google.com August 15, 2014

The Nation Shepard Fairey Says American Eagle Outfitters "Straight Up" Appropriated ...Miami New Times (blog)Count worldwide art icon and Wynwood pioneer... [Read more]

USC Design student wins national award - My Sunshine...

news.google.com August  6, 2014

USC Design student wins national awardMy Sunshine Coast (press release)The competition brief was to design a cover for an imaginary issue of the esteemed... [Read more]

Release: Originals by Joe Grillo, Judith Supine & John...

blog.papermonster.net March 11, 2014

To be released Thursday March 13th, 2014 around 12noon EST. We are excited to welcome artist Joe Grillo to the site! Joe has pulled out a handful of mixed... [Read more]