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Post 4th of July Reflection

obeygiant.com July  6, 2015
Post 4th of July Reflection

I did a good bit of reading of American political speeches over the weekend from Thomas Payne to the present. I never intend to embark on a civics lecture,... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY: ON OUR HANDS, OPENS SEPTEMBER 17 AT JACOB...

obeygiant.com June 29, 2015
SHEPARD FAIREY: ON OUR HANDS, OPENS SEPTEMBER 17 AT JACOB LEWIS GALLERY

Jacob Lewis Gallery is pleased to present On Our Hands, an exhibition of new paintings by Shepard Fairey. The exhibition will be on view September 18—October... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Jaz

streetartnews.net June 23, 2015
Artist Interview: Jaz

Franco Fasoli aka Jaz is recognized as one of the first major graffiti writers to begin painting in the streets of Buenos Aires in the mid 1990’s. His... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey unveils "Israel / Palestine", a new mural...

streetartnews.net June 18, 2015
Shepard Fairey unveils "Israel / Palestine", a new mural in Berlin, Germany

After Munich, Germany a few days ago, Shepard Fairey is now in Berlin where he joined Urban Nation and StolenSpace for the PM8 event. After two days of work... [Read more]

Jeff Soto creates a beautiful piece on LA Brea in Los...

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
Jeff Soto creates a beautiful piece on LA Brea in Los Angeles

Our friend Jeff Soto is currently in sunny Los Angeles, Calfirornia where he just finished working on a brand new street piece.It took just a few hours for... [Read more]

"Paint It Black" a new mural by Shepard Fairey in Munich,...

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
"Paint It Black" a new mural by Shepard Fairey in Munich, Germany

Shepard Fairey has landed in Europe and his first stop in Munich, Germany where he just finished working on this new piece.Invited by the guys at Positive... [Read more]

Nychos' MURAL 15 mural in Montreal, Canada

hookedblog.co.uk June 15, 2015
Nychos' MURAL 15 mural in Montreal, Canada

In our continued coverage of this years Mural Festival in Montreal, Canada we bring you photos of Austrian street artist Nychos' newly finished wall for the... [Read more]

Went to my wife’s high school reunion yesterday and had...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 14, 2015
Went to my wife’s high school reunion yesterday and had...

Went to my wife’s high school reunion yesterday and had the pleasure of perusing the Addison Gallery of American Art. Quite a choice collection of works.... [Read more]

"La Abuelita" : Recent mural in Los Angeles by EL MAC x...

mac-arte.blogspot.com June 14, 2015
"La Abuelita" : Recent mural in Los Angeles by EL MAC x KOFIE x NUKE

La abuelita, the grandmother, weaver of blankets,You gaze upon a new day as the moon sets in the west,its incandescent glow and light guides the spirits that... [Read more]

Cyrcle's Nothing Exists solo exhibition at Montreal's...

hookedblog.co.uk June 11, 2015
Cyrcle's Nothing Exists solo exhibition at Montreal's Station16 Gallery

Hookedblog are currently in Montreal, Canada for the third edition of the MURAL festival which this year sees the festival grow from a 4 day festival into an... [Read more]

Buff Monster paints a new mural at The Bushwick...

streetartnews.net June 10, 2015
Buff Monster paints a new mural at The Bushwick Collective block party Brooklyn, NYC

This past weekend was The Bushwick Collective's 3rd annual block party featuring musical acts like Dj Evil Dee of Black Moon and Fat Joe who rocked the... [Read more]

"Flyboy" a massive mural by Hebru Brantley in Chicago, USA

streetartnews.net June  7, 2015
"Flyboy" a massive mural by Hebru Brantley in Chicago, USA

Just before the opening of his solo exhibition "Memoirs of the Minimum Wage" at Vertical Gallery, Hebru Brantley wrapped up a massive new piece on the sunny... [Read more]

"HomerBob" a new piece by Jerkface in Bushwick, New York...

streetartnews.net June  6, 2015
"HomerBob" a new piece by Jerkface in Bushwick, New York City

Earlier this afternoon, Jerkface finished working on a brand new piece which was painted for the annual block party organized by the good lads from The... [Read more]

"Nuestra Gente", a new mural by El Mac in Phoenix, Arizona

streetartnews.net June  4, 2015
"Nuestra Gente", a new mural by El Mac in Phoenix, Arizona

El Mac recently stopped by Phoenix in Arizona where he created this large-scale mural entitled "Nuestra Gente" ( Our People ).The background designs around... [Read more]

Kate Moss Summer Special - Exclusively at 5 Pieces Gallery

Kate Moss Summer Special - Exclusively at 5 Pieces Gallery

One of Kate Moss earliest photoshoots also happened to be her most controversial. At the age of 16, Kate Moss posed for famous fashion photographer Kate... [Read more]

MADSTEEZ brings his magic to the streets of Toowoomba &...

streetartnews.net May 22, 2015
MADSTEEZ brings his magic to the streets of Toowoomba & Sydney in Australia

The one and only MADSTEEZ just returned from Australia where he brought his unique touch to the streets of Toowoomba and Sydney.Geared with a gazillion... [Read more]

Ernest Doty unveils a new mural in Oakland, California

streetartnews.net May 21, 2015
Ernest Doty unveils a new mural in Oakland, California

Ernest Doty just sent us a series of fresh images from his brand new mural which was recently completed on the streets of Oakland in California.Geared with... [Read more]

"Pattern Of Destruction" a new piece by Shepard Fairey in...

streetartnews.net May 20, 2015
"Pattern Of Destruction" a new piece by Shepard Fairey in Detroit

Shepard Fairey and his team are currently in Detroit, USA preparing for his upcoming major solo exhibition with the good lads from Library Street... [Read more]

Axel Void paints a stunning mural in Mosciano, Italy

streetartnews.net May 18, 2015
Axel Void paints a stunning mural in Mosciano, Italy

Axel Void is currently in Europe where he spent some time painting on the streets of Mosciano, a town and comune of the province of Teramo in the Abruzzo... [Read more]

Stinkfish — Colourful Street Artist Hits London

hookedblog.co.uk May 12, 2015
Stinkfish — Colourful Street Artist Hits London

Based in Bogotá, Columbian artist Stinkfish is the latest South American street artist to visit London. The last few weeks we have seen new street works... [Read more]

Spring Offering Mural by Bailon, Sliks & Jimmy C

hookedblog.co.uk May  9, 2015
Spring Offering Mural by Bailon, Sliks & Jimmy C

Following their successful joint exhibition Naturally Unstable with Dope Gallery last week in Shoreditch, South American artists Mateus Bailon and Rafael... [Read more]

Clare Rojas "Promise" Limited Edition Letter Press Print

streetartnews.net May  5, 2015
Clare Rojas "Promise" Limited Edition Letter Press Print

Our friends at Luggage Store San Francisco have in store a very limited amount of "Promise" prints from the legendary Clare Rojas. In Clare Rojas' works,... [Read more]

Essentials: MADSTEEZ

streetartnews.net April 29, 2015
Essentials: MADSTEEZ

Having painted extensively on a global scale, American artist MADSTEEZ is a name that rings bells in both realms of art and street culture. Bright colors and... [Read more]

Brazilian Street Artists Bailon and Sliks invade London

hookedblog.co.uk April 28, 2015
Brazilian Street Artists Bailon and Sliks invade London

With the weather finally starting to get a little warmer here in London, it looks like our Brazilian friends have perfectly timed their return visit to... [Read more]

In conversation with Ben Turnbull

blog.stolenspace.com April 25, 2015
In conversation with Ben Turnbull

StolenSpace Gallery proudly presents ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit (American History X – Volume II)‘ a solo exhibition from British contemporary pop artist Ben... [Read more]

Brazilian street artist Carnio returns to London

hookedblog.co.uk April 25, 2015
Brazilian street artist Carnio returns to London

It's been some time since we've seen South American Fabio Oliveira, better known to most of us as Cranio, a graffiti/street artist from São Paulo. We have... [Read more]

Ron English paints a "Temper Tot" over an American flag...

streetartnews.net April 24, 2015
Ron English paints a "Temper Tot" over an American flag mosaic at The Bowery Mural - New York, NYC

There is not much to say about Ron English other than he is a living legend.  The godfather of the billboard takeover, creator of countless satirical and... [Read more]

Preview: Sowat "Ars Longa Vita Brevis" Solo Show @...

streetartnews.net April 23, 2015
Preview: Sowat "Ars Longa Vita Brevis" Solo Show @ Geneva's Richard & Le Feuvre Gallery

French-American artist, Sowat grew up between the South of France and L.A. He now lives and works in Paris.His artistic journey began at the end of the 90s... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Adam Caldwell - Paintings

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr April 17, 2015
Exhibition Opening: Adam Caldwell - Paintings

We are pleased to show some brand new paintings by American artist Adam Caldwell: http://bit.ly/1DXgQ76My paintings and drawings juxtapose elements of... [Read more]

HENSE paints a new mural in Miami, USA for Apple

streetartnews.net April 17, 2015
HENSE paints a new mural in Miami, USA for Apple

Just after his massive piece for Public '15 in Perth, Australia, HENSE flew to Miami to paint a new piece to celebrate the opening of a brand new Apple... [Read more]

Zio Ziegler creates a new mural in Ross, California

streetartnews.net April 15, 2015
Zio Ziegler creates a new mural in Ross, California

Our friend Zio Ziegler recently spent some time in the city of Ross in California where he worked his magic on a massive new piece.The American artist... [Read more]

French artist Koralie hits up London

hookedblog.co.uk April 14, 2015
French artist Koralie hits up London

It's always a delight to come across a fresh new piece of street art work for the first time, especially when it's been found in the most unlikely of places.... [Read more]

BumbleBee paints "Final Cut", his newest mural in Los...

streetartnews.net April 12, 2015
BumbleBee paints "Final Cut", his newest mural in Los Angeles, USA

While we last heard from him in Carlsbad a few days ago, BumbleBee is back in Los Angeles where he just wrapped up this new piece entitled "Final Cut".... [Read more]

Cyrcle unveils "#NOTHINGEXISTS", a series of new murals...

streetartnews.net April 11, 2015
Cyrcle unveils "#NOTHINGEXISTS", a series of new murals in Los Angeles

Our friends from Cyrcle have been rather busy with a brand new series of massive pieces in Playa Vista, Los Angeles.Unveiling a new concept entitled... [Read more]

A Message from Our Sponsor

obeygiant.com April 10, 2015
A Message from Our Sponsor

The oil and gas industry has long enjoyed a history of strong influence in Washington.  Individuals and political action committees affiliated with oil and... [Read more]

Kate Garner - New photographs

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr April 10, 2015
Kate Garner - New photographs

New photographies of David Bowie ad O'Connor, creating memorable images of O'Connor including working on her 1987 debut, The Lion and the Cobra. Garner has... [Read more]

Jerkface paints "The Donut Mobile" in Queens, New York

streetartnews.net April  8, 2015
Jerkface paints "The Donut Mobile" in Queens, New York

Constantly busy on the streets of New York City, Jerkface is back with another Simpsons-themed piece entitled "The Donut Mobile" which he recently completed... [Read more]

ONEQ creates a gorgeous mural on the streets of Tokyo, Japan

streetartnews.net April  4, 2015
ONEQ creates a gorgeous mural on the streets of Tokyo, Japan

ONEQ spent a few days working on this beautiful new piece somewhere on the streets of Tokyo in Japan.Inspired by Japanese and American art styles, the... [Read more]

El Decertor unveils "Illusion", a new street piece in...

streetartnews.net March 26, 2015
El Decertor unveils "Illusion", a new street piece in Miralores, Lima

El Decertor is back in the Miraflores district of Lima in Peru where he just wrapped up a brand new piece entitled "Illusion"As usual with the Peruvian... [Read more]

In conversation with David Bray

blog.stolenspace.com March 25, 2015
In conversation with David Bray

StolenSpace Gallery proudly displays ‘Wrong Turn’ a solo exhibition by London-based artist David Bray. Bray’s inspiration for this exhibition developed when... [Read more]

El Mac and Kofie collaborate on a new mural in Los...

streetartnews.net March 20, 2015
El Mac and Kofie collaborate on a new mural in Los Angeles, USA

While we last heard from him a few weeks ago in Puerto Rico, El Mac is now back in California where he just finished on a new collaboration with... [Read more]

GIVING UP ON PRESIDENT OBAMA

obeygiant.com June 16, 2015

Included below is an e-mail exchange between Mr. Bradley Carlson of Miami, Florida.  Mr. Carlson reached out to Shepard to share his viewpoints and concern... [Read more]

Support Einstein on the Beach!

obeygiant.com June  3, 2015

Director John Walter is completing his documentary on Philip Glass and Robert Wilson’s avant-garde opera Einstein on the Beach. The film THE EARTH MOVES: A... [Read more]

TILT - ELEVATE

vimeo.com November 19, 2012

Director: Benjamin Roudet / Big Addict Year: 2012 Music intro: Sam Cooke - A change is gonna come Label: RCA Victor label 1964 Music: Recordkingz feat.... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | LAS VEGAS 2011 | Amy Sol

vimeo.com August  9, 2011

Interview with American artist Amy Sol about her original artwork for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more: safewalls.org |... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | NEW YORK 2011 | Ron English

vimeo.com July 22, 2011

Interview with American artist Ron English by SAFEWALLS. Ron English print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more: safewalls.org |... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | NEW YORK 2011 | Tara McPherson

vimeo.com July 18, 2011

Interview with American artist Tara McPherson about her original artwork for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more: safewalls.org |... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | LAS VEGAS 2011 | Casey Weldon

vimeo.com June  7, 2011

Interview with American artist Casey Weldon about his original Zumanity poster for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more:... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | LAS VEGAS 2011 | Chet Zar

vimeo.com May 20, 2011

Interview with American artist Chet Zar about his original artwork for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more: safewalls.org |... [Read more]