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SHEPARD SUPPORTS BERNIE SANDERS, CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM

obeygiant.com February  5, 2016
SHEPARD SUPPORTS BERNIE SANDERS, CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM

Check out the following article by Clark Mindock, via International Business Times, on why Shepard supports Bernie Sanders and the necessity of campaign... [Read more]

Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

obeygiant.com February  2, 2016
Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

PBS is airing a documentary by my friend Antonino D’Ambrosio based on his book “A Heartbeat and a Guitar: Johnny Cash and the Making of Bitter Tears,” the... [Read more]

Anti-Immigration: Emotion Vs. Fact

obeygiant.com February  1, 2016
Anti-Immigration: Emotion Vs. Fact

Immigration is a hot-button issue, but I feel that much of the anti-immigration sentiment is driven by emotion more than fact. In this Zeitguide piece, Brad... [Read more]

KAWS first UK museum show at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 28, 2016
KAWS first UK museum show at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

KAWS, one of street art’s favourite artists, who has previously collaborated with Pharrell, Kate Moss and Kanye West, is about to open his first-ever UK... [Read more]

America’s Savings Print Release

obeygiant.com January 21, 2016
America’s Savings Print Release

America’s Savings is the next in my series of images about the need to overhaul the American campaign finance system. End corruption, get money out of... [Read more]

Hookedblog's Best of 2015 — Street Art Videos

hookedblog.co.uk January 17, 2016
Hookedblog's Best of 2015 — Street Art Videos

The last two years have seen us here at Hookedblog compile a collection of beautifully shot street art films and time lapses videos that we have featured /... [Read more]

Hula in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 20, 2015
Hula in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

While we last heard from him in sunny Florida a few days ago, Hula aka Sean Yoro is now in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand where he was invited by the good lads... [Read more]

Theorem Art in Williamsburg, VA

stencilarchive.org December 10, 2015
Theorem Art in Williamsburg, VA

Historical Item In the Galleries Colonial Williamsburg presents theorem art at Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art MuseumBy HOLLY PRESTIDGE Richmond... [Read more]

REJECT FASCISM IN AMERICA: PETITION DONALD TRUMP NOW!

obeygiant.com December  8, 2015
REJECT FASCISM IN AMERICA: PETITION DONALD TRUMP NOW!

There are millions of peaceful Muslims in America and around the world who deplore Islamic extremist violence as much as Christians deplore Christian... [Read more]

REJECT FASCISM IN AMERICA: PETITION DONALD TRUMP NOW!

obeygiant.com December  8, 2015
REJECT FASCISM IN AMERICA: PETITION DONALD TRUMP NOW!

There are millions of peaceful Muslims in America and around the world who deplore Islamic extremist violence as much as Christians deplore Christian... [Read more]

X-Mas Special - Where it all began for Kate Moss

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com December  7, 2015
X-Mas Special - Where it all began for Kate Moss

The photographer, Kate Garner, who was already known as part of the new-wave pop project Haysi Fantayzee, spotted Kate Moss early in 1989 amongst the... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

The Hula blends water and street art in Florida

streetartnews.net December  1, 2015
The Hula blends water and street art in Florida

Sean Yoro aka The Hula just finished working on a brand new piece somewhere in West Palm Beach, Florida. Inspired by being confined into our own boxes, the... [Read more]

Saying goodbye to Vandalog contributor Laura Patricia Calle

blog.vandalog.com November 28, 2015
Saying goodbye to Vandalog contributor Laura Patricia Calle

This week, we at Vandalog lost a friend and colleague, as well as one of the most promising (and already accomplished) public art advocates in the United... [Read more]

PHILADELPHIA MURAL ARTS MURAL DEDICATION DEC. 1

obeygiant.com November 23, 2015
PHILADELPHIA MURAL ARTS MURAL DEDICATION DEC. 1

Join the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and the Friends Center as they celebrate two new murals created by Shepard this fall as part of Open Source,... [Read more]

PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE,...

obeygiant.com November 20, 2015
PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE, LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE EIFFEL TOWER

Shepard unveils his latest work “Earth Crisis:” a giant sphere suspended between the first and second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a call to action to address... [Read more]

PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE,...

obeygiant.com November 20, 2015
PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE, LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE EIFFEL TOWER

Shepard unveils his latest work “Earth Crisis:” a giant sphere suspended between the first and second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a call to action to address... [Read more]

Street Art or Fine Art?

obeygiant.com November 17, 2015
Street Art or Fine Art?

Check out today’s article by artnet focusing on Shepard’s involvement in both street art, fine art, and his transgressive vision which enables navigation of... [Read more]

Street Art or Fine Art?

obeygiant.com November 17, 2015
Street Art or Fine Art?

Check out today’s article by artnet focusing on Shepard’s involvement in both street art, fine art, and his transgressive vision which enables navigation of... [Read more]

15 Nov: Stencil Archive Presenting at Howard Zinn Book Fair

stencilarchive.org November  7, 2015
15 Nov: Stencil Archive Presenting at Howard Zinn Book Fair

Stencil Archive News Have any plans Sunday, November 15? Come out to the Howard Zinn Book Fair and hear me give a 15 minute presentation on stencils... [Read more]

A giant portrait by Jorge Rodriguez Gerada in Paris 13th,...

streetartnews.net November  1, 2015
A giant portrait by Jorge Rodriguez Gerada in Paris 13th, France

The masters of portraits Jorge Rodriguez Gerada is currently in Paris, France where he just opened his latest exhibition "L'Eternel Instant Present" with the... [Read more]

Saber & Zes collaborate on a mural in Los Angeles

streetartnews.net October 28, 2015
Saber & Zes collaborate on a mural in Los Angeles

The "Arts District" in Downtown Los Angeles is slowly becoming an epicenter for the arts and art commerce. Unfortunately it also means the people who helped... [Read more]

Cleon Peterson "The Nightcrawler" Limited Edition Screen...

streetartnews.net October 27, 2015
Cleon Peterson "The Nightcrawler" Limited Edition Screen Print

Cleon Peterson just released a brand new edition entitled "The Nightcrawler" via his personal website.Available in two different flavors, Gold AND White, the... [Read more]

El Mac and Celso Gonzalez collaborate on a large mural in...

streetartnews.net October 22, 2015
El Mac and Celso Gonzalez collaborate on a large mural in Harlem, New York City

The Monument Art Festival recently took place on the streets of New York City where El Mac and Celso Gonzalez teamed up to work on this massive wall located... [Read more]

"#AROUNDTHEWORLD", a new mural by Bicicleta Sem Freio in...

streetartnews.net October 21, 2015
"#AROUNDTHEWORLD", a new mural by Bicicleta Sem Freio in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

While we last heard from them in California a few days ago, the globe-trotting Bicicleta Sem Freio are back in Brazil where they just finished working on a... [Read more]

Ever paints a large mural in Harlem, New York City

streetartnews.net October 19, 2015
Ever paints a large mural in Harlem, New York City

Ever was also part of this year's line-up for Monument Art which took place on the busy streets of Harlem in New York City."The second conquest" is a piece... [Read more]

"Wu-Tang Care Bears", a new piece by Jerkface in New York...

streetartnews.net October 19, 2015
"Wu-Tang Care Bears", a new piece by Jerkface in New York City

Yesterday afternoon, Jerkface spent his sunday working on a brand new piece in Nolita, New York City.After a few hours of work, the American artist unveiled... [Read more]

Dale Dreiling at Black Book Gallery

obeygiant.com October 15, 2015
Dale Dreiling at Black Book Gallery

Studio Number One designer Dale Dreiling has a show coming up at Black Book Gallery in Colorado. Jim Houser and Isaac Tin Wei Lin will also be showing, so... [Read more]

Goodreads: Shepard’s Top 5 Book Recommendations

obeygiant.com October 14, 2015
Goodreads: Shepard’s Top 5 Book Recommendations

Shepard recently compiled a list of his top 5 book recommendations for Goodreads. Check out the selections below, which have impacted his worldview and... [Read more]

Buenos Aires artist Mart Aire returns to London

hookedblog.co.uk October 13, 2015
Buenos Aires artist Mart Aire returns to London

Argentinian artist Mart Aire has been on a four month Europeon tour and returned to London this week before he heads home to South America. We last heard... [Read more]

Open Source Project X Philadelphia

obeygiant.com October 12, 2015
Open Source Project X Philadelphia

I was invited by my friend, curator, and frequent collaborator, Pedro Alonzo to be part of the Open Source project he put together with the Philadelphia... [Read more]

New Interview with Fast Co.

obeygiant.com October  7, 2015
New Interview with Fast Co.

Check out Shepard’s new interview with Fast Company on Art, Advertising, and Propaganda below. POST-“HOPE” POSTER: SHEPARD FAIREY ON ART, ADVERTISING,... [Read more]

Fashion: Greg Mike x Big Bad Wolf T-Shirt

streetartnews.net October  2, 2015
Fashion: Greg Mike x Big Bad Wolf T-Shirt

Our friends from Big Bad Wolf in Hawaii, just released a great new tee for kids with Greg Mike. The American artist has become known for pieces that... [Read more]

GOP Playlist for DETAILS MAGAZINE

obeygiant.com September 30, 2015
GOP Playlist for DETAILS MAGAZINE

DETAILS Magazine asked Shepard to create a playlist inspired by 14 of some choice comments made at the last Republican Party presidential debate. Click... [Read more]

NOS VEMOS EN VENECIA

obeygiant.com September 29, 2015
NOS VEMOS EN VENECIA

Legendary west coast skate and surf artist Kevin Ancell has a new art show opening up. Check it out! -Shepard RVCA IS PROUD TO PRESENT ‘NOS VEMOS EN... [Read more]

COVERT TO OVERT Signed Book

obeygiant.com September 28, 2015
COVERT TO OVERT Signed Book

My newest book and my first with Rizzoli, COVERT TO OVERT: The Under/Overground Art of Shepard Fairey, comes out tomorrow. I’m very proud of it because I’m... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY: A STEADY DRUMBEAT INSIDE AND OUT

obeygiant.com September 28, 2015
SHEPARD FAIREY: A STEADY DRUMBEAT INSIDE AND OUT

Check out this great deconstruction of Shepard’s recent New Jersey mural via Brooklyn Street Art. In addition to detailed shots of the mural, the article... [Read more]

New Artsy Interview

obeygiant.com September 21, 2015
New Artsy Interview

Check out this recent Artsy interview with Shepard, featuring pictures from the latest New Jersey mural, new artwork, and Shepard’s thoughts on the “campaign... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey paints a new mural in Jersey City, USA

streetartnews.net September 21, 2015
Shepard Fairey paints a new mural in Jersey City, USA

Shepard Fairey and his crew just finished working on a 147-feet long and 47-feet high mural on the streets of Jersey City in the USA.Commissioned by Mana... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey on art, politics, and being a role model

blog.vandalog.com September 16, 2015
Shepard Fairey on art, politics, and being a role model

Photo courtesy of Jacob Lewis Gallery As the leading American street artist and one of the country’s most recognizable graphic designers, Shepard Fairey... [Read more]

“Ho'i Mai”, a new aquatic piece by Hula in Hawaii

streetartnews.net September 15, 2015
“Ho'i Mai”, a new aquatic piece by Hula in Hawaii

After stumbling upon this old sunken ship in Hawaii, Sean Yoro aka Hula was inspired by the way the tide crept in and out daily. This routine either had the... [Read more]

Yup. (at American Museum of Natural History)

elbowtoe.tumblr.com September 12, 2015
Yup. (at American Museum of Natural History)

Yup. (at American Museum of Natural History) [Read more]

Unexpected '15: Vhils unveils a new mural in Fort Smith,...

streetartnews.net September 11, 2015
Unexpected '15: Vhils unveils a new mural in Fort Smith, Arkansas

After ROA, Vhils is the second artist to complete his mural in Downtown Fort Smith for the first edition of the excellent Unexpected Street Art Festival... [Read more]

Li-Hill paints a massive mural in Berlin, Germany

streetartnews.net September 11, 2015
Li-Hill paints a massive mural in Berlin, Germany

Li-Hill just spent the last few days in Berlin, Germany where he hooked up with the good people from Urban Nation Berlin.The American street artist painted... [Read more]

Reminder: On Our Hands opens Sept. 17 in NYC!

obeygiant.com September  9, 2015
Reminder: On Our Hands opens Sept. 17 in NYC!

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 –... [Read more]

“The Times They are A-changing”, a new mural by Edoardo...

streetartnews.net September  9, 2015
“The Times They are A-changing”, a new mural by Edoardo Kobra in Minneapolis, USA

Brazilian street artist Eduardo Kobra has just finished his latest artwork located somewhere on the streets of Minneapolis in the USA. This massive wall,... [Read more]

BIO

ladyaiko.com January 21, 2013
BIO

– AIKO 東京生まれ、NY在住。90年代後半FAILEを結成した後、06年ソロ活動開始、以降 AIKOの名で世界のストリート&コンテンポラリーアートワールドで活動中。 Aiko was born in Tokyo, Japan and has lived and worked in New... [Read more]

A Lawyer Talks about Copyrights in Street Art

stencilarchive.org January 23, 2016

Legal Information 6 Things You Must Know About Copyrights in Street ArtMegan Ralstin for Art Law JournalArtist’s rights in their street art, whether... [Read more]

Video: "The Unexpected" Street Art Festival in Fort...

streetartnews.net November 23, 2015

Here comes the latest video recap of The Unexpected Street Art Festival, organized by 64.6 Downtown and curated by JUSTKIDS, which happened September... [Read more]