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OBEY AWARENESS: JOE STRUMMER FOUNDATION

obeygiant.com February 12, 2016
OBEY AWARENESS: JOE STRUMMER FOUNDATION

The Clash are my all-time favorite band and their frontman, Joe Strummer, is a hero of mine for his music, lyrics, wit, compassion for the underdog, and... [Read more]

Icy and Sot: Stencils and Endangered Species

stencilarchive.org February 12, 2016
Icy and Sot: Stencils and Endangered Species

Artist News [When I'm not obsessed with stencils, I'm working for the amazing environmental NGO Center for Biological Diversity. CBD mostly protects... [Read more]

LESS THAN 24 HOURS LEFT TO PURCHASE “WHERE TO INVADE...

obeygiant.com February 12, 2016
LESS THAN 24 HOURS LEFT TO PURCHASE “WHERE TO INVADE NEXT” SCREEN PRINT!

Michael Moore’s new film, “Where To Invade Next,” releases nationwide tomorrow. To coincide with the film, Shepard has created a screen print offered... [Read more]

Shoutout from Bernie!

obeygiant.com February 10, 2016
Shoutout from Bernie!

Congratulations to Bernie Sanders on winning the New Hampshire primary! It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Bernie and his campaign. The Red Hot Chili... [Read more]

Where to Invade Next Poster Release

obeygiant.com February  9, 2016
Where to Invade Next  Poster Release

Shepard designed the poster for Michael Moore’s new film Where to Invade Next, which releases nationwide this Friday, February 12. The poster is available... [Read more]

My partner tonight at the opening for World Made by Hand...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  8, 2016
My partner tonight at the opening for World Made by Hand at...

My partner tonight at the opening for World Made by Hand at @andrewedlingallery . I loved watching him be shy with my friends, and opening up once we walked... [Read more]

Such a prime spot for my drawing, “How the End Always...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  8, 2016
Such a prime spot for my drawing, “How the End Always...

Such a prime spot for my drawing, “How the End Always Ends…” at the amazing show World Made By Hand at @andrewedlingallery . I would encourage you to visit... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

jermalism.blogspot.com February  8, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

Built in the early 1900s, the Camp 30 Nazi Internment Camp in Bowmanville, Ontario, was originally designed and operated as a boys reform school. It is best... [Read more]

“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” Two...

obeygiant.com February  6, 2016
“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” Two Part Exhibition!

Excited to be a part of “Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” two-part exhibition! Check out the New York Times article on the show HERE!... [Read more]

How the End Always Ends…(Detail), 2013 Charcoal and...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  4, 2016
How the End Always Ends…(Detail), 2013
Charcoal and...

How the End Always Ends…(Detail), 2013 Charcoal and pastel on paper Super stoked that this drawing will be part of “World Made By Hand” at... [Read more]

This week my friends I am honored to have work in a...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  2, 2016
This week my friends I am honored to have work in a wonderful...

This week my friends I am honored to have work in a wonderful show at Andrew Edlin Gallery. Andrew Edlin Gallery is pleased to present the group... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Peterborough County Jail

jermalism.blogspot.fr February  1, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Peterborough County Jail

The Electric City, Peterborough, Ontario, is best known for it's National Historic Site, the world's tallest hydraulic boat lifts known as the Liftlocks, as... [Read more]

JUSTKIDS x Bicicleta Sem Freio Limited Edition T-Shirt

streetartnews.net January 28, 2016
JUSTKIDS x Bicicleta Sem Freio Limited Edition T-Shirt

For the first time ever, JUSTKIDS is producing a unique limited edition screen-printed t-shirt in collaboration with famed Brazilian Street Artist Bicicleta... [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]

THE PAINTED OCEANS KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE!

obeygiant.com January 26, 2016
THE PAINTED OCEANS KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE!

Art to me is really about the challenge. An exotic location with a major challenge that most other people from the street art and graffiti world wouldn’t... [Read more]

Ericailcane 2000-2015 "Come quando fuori non piove" Book

hookedblog.co.uk January 19, 2016
Ericailcane 2000-2015 "Come quando fuori non piove" Book

ZOOO Print This book is the result of a meticulous work of research and documentation that follows 15 years of activity: over 250 murals in more than 20... [Read more]

solidARTy.org Art Fundraising Auctions Continue

streetartnews.net January 18, 2016
solidARTy.org Art Fundraising Auctions Continue

Our friends from solidARTy.org project started a new year with a fresh batch of rare artworks that are being auctioned on their website. With 100% of their... [Read more]

Elena Monzo - New prints

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr January 18, 2016
Elena Monzo - New prints

We have two wonderful new prints by Italian artist Elena Monzo available now: http://bit.ly/209RlsUDancers, contortionists, new image-symbol and pop-culture... [Read more]

WALK THROUGH NIGHT

obeygiant.com January 18, 2016
WALK THROUGH NIGHT

I’m excited to hear the stories that Katie uncovers on her journey through her podcast Walk Through Night. Katie is an extremely talented designer that has... [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]

COVERT TO OVERT OPENS IN BERLIN!

obeygiant.com January 13, 2016
COVERT TO OVERT OPENS IN BERLIN!

Opening Wednesday, January 20th, OBEY in association with Lodown Magazine and Bright Tradeshow is pleased to present “Covert to Overt,” an exhibition... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Isaac Cordal

streetartnews.net January 12, 2016
Artist Interview: Isaac Cordal

With the simple act of miniaturization and thoughtful placement, Isaac Cordal magically expands the imagination of pedestrians finding his sculptures on the... [Read more]

“Basket Court” by Alberonero in Rome

streetartnews.net January 11, 2016
“Basket Court” by Alberonero in Rome

Constantly traveling around the world to create new works, Alberonero is back in Italy where he teamed up with Studio Volante to create this new street... [Read more]

Pam Glew 'Wanderlust Hotel' at Woolff Gallery

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 10, 2016
Pam Glew 'Wanderlust Hotel' at Woolff Gallery

Pam Glew, born in 1978, is a well-established, contemporary British artist, best known for her unique bleaching technique on fabric, vintage flags, and... [Read more]

A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

stencilarchive.org January  8, 2016
A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

Historical Item News Articles A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the WorldThe discovery in a remote part of Indonesia has scholars rethinking... [Read more]

2015 Street Art Flashback

graffoto1.blogspot.com January  5, 2016
2015 Street Art Flashback

All photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland except where statedThe big challenge to a writer attempting to review a year of street art is that the chosen... [Read more]

Photos: PaperMonster Street Art Archives 

papermonster.wordpress.com January  4, 2016
Photos: PaperMonster Street Art Archives 

 This year I will be starting a new project through Instagram (HERE). For years when I was starting to make paintings and stencils I had no money to travel... [Read more]

COP21 Brandalism Project...

eye-saw.net January  3, 2016
COP21 Brandalism Project...

Honoured to be asked again to work with the boys over at Brandalism on the COP21 project in December 2015.  More details on the project can be found here... [Read more]

“Creole” by Seth GlobePainter in Le Port, Reunion Island

streetartnews.net December 30, 2015
“Creole” by Seth GlobePainter in Le Port, Reunion Island

Seth Globepainter is currently traveling through the lovely Reunion Island where he just finished working on this massive mural which is entitled “Creole”.... [Read more]

“Creole” by Seth GlobePainter in Le Port, Reunion Island

streetartnews.net December 30, 2015
“Creole” by Seth GlobePainter in Le Port, Reunion Island

Seth Globepainter is currently traveling through the lovely Reunion Island where he just finished working on this massive mural which is entitled “Creole”.... [Read more]

“The Rapture” by Franco Fasoli Jaz in Madrid

streetartnews.net December 30, 2015
“The Rapture” by Franco Fasoli Jaz in Madrid

Our friend Franco Fasoli – Jaz recently came back to his hometown of Madrid to paint a final mural for 2015. Titled “The Rapture” this diptych mural includes... [Read more]

“The Rapture” by Franco Fasoli Jaz in Madrid

streetartnews.net December 30, 2015
“The Rapture” by Franco Fasoli Jaz in Madrid

Our friend Franco Fasoli – Jaz recently came back to his hometown of Madrid to paint a final mural for 2015. Titled “The Rapture” this diptych mural includes... [Read more]

Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

The elusive Brooklyn based street artist Elle is not so elusive anymore.  She has finally after years of anonymity is finally stepping out of the shadows and... [Read more]

“Mr. Rooster” by Etam Cru in Los Angeles

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
“Mr. Rooster” by Etam Cru in Los Angeles

After opening their successful LA debut show, Polish muralists Sainer at corner of 8th and Wall in the downtown LA Flower District, “Mr. Rooster” is now... [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]

Books: Hendrik ECB Beikirch “Tracing Morocco”

streetartnews.net December 18, 2015
Books: Hendrik ECB Beikirch “Tracing Morocco”

Eternal wanderer of his time, Hendrick Beikirch aka ECB, in collaboration with the Montresso foundation, wanted to pay a tribute to Moroccan lines of work... [Read more]

Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

obeygiant.com December 17, 2015
Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

Jack Healey is a champion of human rights. He was integral in my portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi which helped shine the light on the human rights issues in... [Read more]

“Fake” by Sepe in Miami, Florida

streetartnews.net December 17, 2015
“Fake” by Sepe in Miami, Florida

The other day we were writing about the the collaborative project curated by Urban Nation and PangeaSeed Foundation, so today we’re revealing another piece... [Read more]

Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

obeygiant.com December 17, 2015
Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

Jack Healey is a champion of human rights. He was integral in my portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi which helped shine the light on the human rights issues in... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Carlos Salazar Arenas - Stamps

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com December 16, 2015
Exhibition Opening: Carlos Salazar Arenas - Stamps

We are very pleased to show nine brand new works by gifted artist Carlos Salazar Arenas: http://bit.ly/1DXgQ76In all of Salazar’s work, there is a suggestive... [Read more]

“Kaos Temple” by Okuda in Llanera, Asturias

streetartnews.net December 16, 2015
“Kaos Temple” by Okuda in Llanera, Asturias

After months of planning and a successful self initiated fundraising campaign, Okuda San Miguel spent the last few weeks working on his biggest and most... [Read more]

PaperMonster : The Archangel

papermonster.wordpress.com December 14, 2015
PaperMonster : The Archangel

About a year back I was tasked with creating a commissioned art piece based on a statue located at Pennsylvania’s 30th Street Station.  Via WIKIPEDIA: “The... [Read more]

Strummerville A Go-Go #002 now available!

obeygiant.com December 14, 2015
Strummerville A Go-Go #002 now available!

The Joe Strummer Foundation has released its second fundraising album, “Strummerville A Go-Go #002,” containing 15 donated tracks by a great selection of... [Read more]

Strummerville A Go-Go #002 now available!

obeygiant.com December 14, 2015
Strummerville A Go-Go #002 now available!

The Joe Strummer Foundation has released its second fundraising album, “Strummerville A Go-Go #002,” containing 15 donated tracks by a great selection of... [Read more]

Justice by Cleon Peterson

obeygiant.com December  9, 2015
Justice by Cleon Peterson

My good friend and collaborator Cleon Peterson has a new lithograph print coming out today through 99prints.net. Cleon’s work is powerful and... [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]

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]

“Huemul” by Pastel in Buenos Aires, Argentina

streetartnews.net February  3, 2016

Our buddy Pastel is back in Buenos Aires where he spent the last few days working on a brand new street piece. As usual with the talented Argentinean... [Read more]

These Crooked Times

iammorley.squarespace.com January 31, 2016

I'm often bewildered at what I read in the news. Whether it be a systemic injustice or some tragedy that ended with lives lost or just the day-to-day flaws... [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]