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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]

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]

London Street Artist Mobstr Hijacks Billboard with Fake...

hookedblog.co.uk February  7, 2016
London Street Artist Mobstr Hijacks Billboard with Fake Movie Poster

East London based street artist Mobstr returns to the streets of London with new work that appears to be mocking the Hollywood movie industry.Know for his... [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]

Kulturcast episode 2: Dave the Chimp

urbankulturblog.com January 28, 2016
Kulturcast episode 2: Dave the Chimp

For episode 2 of the Kulturcast podcast I caught up for an hour or two’s chat with Berlin-based artist, and half-man-half-creative-machine, Dave the Chimp. I... [Read more]

Kulturcast episode 2: Dave the Chimp

urbankulturblog.com January 28, 2016
Kulturcast episode 2: Dave the Chimp

For episode 2 of the Kulturcast podcast I caught up for an hour or two’s chat with Berlin-based artist, and half-man-half-creative-machine, Dave the Chimp. I... [Read more]

Coverage: Rick Powell “Changing Directions” in New York City

streetartnews.net January 19, 2016
Coverage: Rick Powell “Changing Directions” in New York City

The one and only Ricky Powell, AKA The Rickster, AKA The Funky Uncle, AKA Uncle Sloppy, AKA Plorp Master Funk, AKA The Dirty Doorman, AKA The Kool Substitute... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Ronald Kodritsch - mene, mene

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com January 16, 2016
Exhibition Opening: Ronald Kodritsch - mene, mene

Exhibition Opening: Ronald Kodritsch - mene, mene www.5piecesgallery.comRonald Kodritsch's (1970, Leoben/Austria) artistic field is a media-pluralistic one.... [Read more]

Press Play Exhibition with Static

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January  8, 2016
Press Play Exhibition with Static

We Like Static's latest collection of layered glass works will be unveiled next week as part of their solo show 'Press Play' at Lawrence Alkin Gallery,... [Read more]

“Cisza” an installation by Lukasz Berger in Lodz, Poland

streetartnews.net December 26, 2015
“Cisza” an installation by Lukasz Berger in Lodz, Poland

“Silence” (“Cisza”) is a unique artistic installation by Lukasz Berger which consists of 1300 metal bars made of stainless steel. These metal bars are fixed... [Read more]

“Cisza” an installation by Lukasz Berger in Lodz, Poland

streetartnews.net December 26, 2015
“Cisza” an installation by Lukasz Berger in Lodz, Poland

“Silence” (“Cisza”) is a unique artistic installation by Lukasz Berger which consists of 1300 metal bars made of stainless steel. These metal bars are fixed... [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]

Kulturcast 001 – Interview with Fraser Gray

urbankulturblog.com December 17, 2015
Kulturcast 001 – Interview with Fraser Gray

It’s been a long time in coming, but finally I’ve gotten round to recording my first ‘real’ interview podcast this week with Fraser Gray – Dundee-born visual... [Read more]

Kulturcast episode 1: Interview with Fraser Gray

urbankulturblog.com December 17, 2015
Kulturcast episode 1: Interview with Fraser Gray

It’s been a long time in coming, but finally I’ve gotten round to recording my first ‘real’ interview podcast, and accompanying video, this week with Fraser... [Read more]

#IFIGHTFOR CAMPAIGN X CREED

obeygiant.com December  9, 2015
#IFIGHTFOR CAMPAIGN X CREED

My studio, Studio Number One, worked on this #IFIGHTFOR campaign which is a cool hybrid of a social justice campaign with art and marketing, for the film... [Read more]

#IFIGHTFOR CAMPAIGN X CREED

obeygiant.com December  9, 2015
#IFIGHTFOR CAMPAIGN X CREED

My studio, Studio Number One, worked on this #IFIGHTFOR campaign which is a cool hybrid of a social justice campaign with art and marketing, for the film... [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]

A PRIMITIVE FUTURE OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS DEC. 5

obeygiant.com November 18, 2015
A PRIMITIVE FUTURE OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS DEC. 5

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present A Primitive Future, an exhibition featuring new work by AJ Fosik, Ben Venom, Frohawk Two Feathers, Haroshi, Lucien... [Read more]

A PRIMITIVE FUTURE OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS DEC. 5

obeygiant.com November 18, 2015
A PRIMITIVE FUTURE OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS DEC. 5

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present A Primitive Future, an exhibition featuring new work by AJ Fosik, Ben Venom, Frohawk Two Feathers, Haroshi, Lucien... [Read more]

Ed Templeton London Book signing & talk

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk November 17, 2015
Ed Templeton London Book signing & talk

Join The Photographers' Gallery in London for an evening with photographer legend Ed Templeton in their Gallery Cafe and Bookshop. Ed will be in conversation... [Read more]

Returning from an accidental hiatus

blog.vandalog.com November  3, 2015
Returning from an accidental hiatus

Michelle Angela Ortiz installing a piece for the Cit of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program. Vandalog has been silent for about a month. My apologies. I knew... [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]

Library Street Collective Presents “Legacy” at Subliminal...

obeygiant.com October 27, 2015
Library Street Collective Presents “Legacy” at Subliminal Projects

Library Street Collective Presents “Legacy” A Solo Exhibition By Tristan Eaton On View: November 7 – November 14th, 2015 at Subliminal Projects 1331... [Read more]

Jersey City Celebrates Art and Artists

obeygiant.com October 23, 2015
Jersey City Celebrates Art and Artists

Read what Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop has to say about Shepard’s recent “Jersey City Wave” mural, and why he values art and artists. Click here to read... [Read more]

MORE FROM PHILADELPHIA

obeygiant.com October 21, 2015
MORE FROM PHILADELPHIA

Check out these additional shots of the Amira Mohamed Stamp of Incarceration mural and new shots of the DJ Mural by Shepard that went up in Philadelphia last... [Read more]

Philadelphia Completed Mural

obeygiant.com October 19, 2015
Philadelphia Completed Mural

Thank you to the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and everyone who came out to the OpenSourcePHL events to show your support! Check out these shots of the... [Read more]

New Philadelphia Mural X Prison Reform

obeygiant.com October 17, 2015
New Philadelphia Mural X Prison Reform

Check out this Philly.com article and read how Shepard explains the design and motivation for his recent murals in Philadelphia. The murals were constructed... [Read more]

Shepard Illustrates This Changes Everything

obeygiant.com October 14, 2015
Shepard Illustrates This Changes Everything

Check out this exclusive clip from Naomi Klein’s new film This Changes Everything in which Shepard illustrates the global predicament of climate change. Be... [Read more]

Saner paints a large mural in Philadelphia

streetartnews.net October 13, 2015
Saner paints a large mural in Philadelphia

After Zaragoza in Spain, Saner is now back in North America where he was invited by the Mural Arts program to create a new mural in Philadelphia.The Mexican... [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]

London Wall Street

dotmaster.co.uk October 12, 2015
London Wall Street

Been involved in a great new space and its premier show. London wall street is a show curated by The Krah hosted at the Artcore’s new Crows nest gallery in... [Read more]

Shepard x Jasper Johns

obeygiant.com October 12, 2015
Shepard x Jasper Johns

In collaboration with City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program, Shepard will be discussing how the work of Jasper Johns has inspired his own artistic... [Read more]

Recap: The Art at "Life Is Beautiful 2015" with Banksy,...

streetartnews.net October  5, 2015
Recap: The Art at "Life Is Beautiful 2015" with Banksy, D*Face...

D*Face Last week-end in Nevada, the "Life Is Beautiful" Festival took place in downtown Las Vegas with an impressive music, art and culinary line-up.... [Read more]

Who owns street art (UK)

stencilarchive.org September 22, 2015
Who owns street art (UK)

Legal Information Who owns street art?21 September 2015 By Tim Maxwell, Becky Shaw, Andrew Bruce for Law Society Gazette In a judgment handed down on... [Read more]

Interview with Goon Hugs

blog.vandalog.com September 22, 2015
Interview with Goon Hugs

Goon Hugs Stickers – Photo by Goon Hugs Melbourne has always had a healthy and organic sticker culture, whether it be writers with their slap tags, or the... [Read more]

FLASHBACK FRIDAY // SHEPARD GETS MUSICAL

obeygiant.com September  4, 2015
FLASHBACK FRIDAY // SHEPARD GETS MUSICAL

Here’s a good blast from the past of Shepard going through his all-time favorite bands and albums.  This list still holds up.  Check it out and throw on some... [Read more]

“Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible...

12ozprophet.tumblr.com September  3, 2015
“Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible...

“Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.” - Francisco de Goya... [Read more]

Preview: "Printology" Print Retrospective Exhibition @...

streetartnews.net September  1, 2015
Preview: "Printology" Print Retrospective Exhibition @ Fort Smith's University of Arkansas

Later this week, the "Printology" exhibition will be opening in Fort Smith at the University of Arkansas, new Windgate Arts and Design Building. This... [Read more]

An Italian in the Big Shiny Apple

blog.vandalog.com August 30, 2015
An Italian in the Big Shiny Apple

1 Gram by Nemo’s. Photo by Jaime Rojo. Two of the most provocative murals painted in New York this summer come from Nemo’s, an Italian street artist on... [Read more]

Coverage: The LoMan Art Festival in Little Italy NYC...

streetartnews.net August 22, 2015
Coverage: The LoMan Art Festival in Little Italy NYC Feat. Invader, Ron English, Hanksy, ASVP, Beau Stanton, BD White X JPO, Dain X Stikki Peaches, Whisbe, GILF!, Art is Trash, and Many More.

From August 5–9, 2015, the walls of lower Manhattan (Little Italy) sprung to life with The LoMan Arts Festival presented by the L.I.S.A. Project), New York... [Read more]

Upcoming: Banksy "Dismaland" Pop-Up Exhibition @...

streetartnews.net August 19, 2015
Upcoming: Banksy "Dismaland" Pop-Up Exhibition @ Weston-Super-Mare

Rumors have been circulating around the internet for a few days, but later this week Banksy is now set to open a new pop-up exhibition entitled "Dismaland"... [Read more]

Rumor: Banksy To Open Spoof Disneyland this Weekend (UK)

stencilarchive.org August 18, 2015
Rumor: Banksy To Open Spoof Disneyland this Weekend (UK)

Artist News Rumors collected at the Daily Beast. Dismaland is the name of Banksy’s gloriously subversive theme park that is heavily rumored to be... [Read more]

"Ars et Scientia" : New mural in Boston for Northeastern...

mac-arte.blogspot.fr August 18, 2015
"Ars et Scientia" : New mural in Boston for Northeastern University

These are photos of my most recent public mural, "Ars et Scientia". The mural was commissioned by Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. “Ars et... [Read more]

The evolution of Philadelphia’s Northeast Rail Corridor

feedproxy.google.com February 11, 2016

psychylustro by Katharina Grosse. Photo by Steve Weinik. In the spring of 2014, the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program installed psychylustro, a... [Read more]

Pow! Wow!: Work In Progress by Audrey Kawasaki in Hawaii

streetartnews.net February 10, 2016

We are currently in Honolulu, Hawaii for the excellent Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2016 edition. All the artists are now in the district of Kaka’Ako getting started on... [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]

We’re pretty sure Bäst is going to be involved in the...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com August 22, 2015

A video posted by @elbowtoe on Aug 22, 2015 at 5:56am PDT We’re pretty sure Bäst is going to be involved in the arts, nee music, nee a drummer, SO… We... [Read more]