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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]

XX – opening at Subliminal Projects August 27

obeygiant.com August 13, 2015
XX – opening at Subliminal Projects August 27

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present XX, a group exhibition featuring work by eight Los Angeles based artists: Christina Hendershaw, Melissa Huddleston,... [Read more]

Largely self-promotional link-o-rama

blog.vandalog.com August 10, 2015
Largely self-promotional link-o-rama

stikman in Philadelphia Apologies that this particular link-o-rama is full of self-promotion and conflicts of interesting, but I do think these are all... [Read more]

Ben Eine creates "Harmony", his latest mural in Chicago

streetartnews.net August  3, 2015
Ben Eine creates "Harmony", his latest mural in Chicago

Ben Eine has been in Chicago this past week to open his show, "The Great Western" with Sickboy and Word To Mother. While in town he's been busy, getting up a... [Read more]

"The Mediterranean Tunnel" by MTO in Malta & Italy

streetartnews.net July 31, 2015
"The Mediterranean Tunnel" by MTO in Malta & Italy

MTO just sent us a series of images from a brilliant intervention he just finished working on in Sliema, Malta and Sapri, Italy.Entitled "The Mediterranean... [Read more]

"Migrants, Ibrahim, Mingora-Philadelphia" by JR in...

streetartnews.net July 30, 2015
"Migrants, Ibrahim, Mingora-Philadelphia" by JR in Philadelphia

JR recently spent some time in Philadelphia where he was invited by the city's Mural Arts Program to work his craft on the side of a enormous building.The... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey's Arrest Begs Question: Art or Vandalism?

stencilarchive.org July 20, 2015
Shepard Fairey's Arrest Begs Question: Art or Vandalism?

Historical Item Legal Information News Articles How Shepard Fairey's arrest provides a new look at an old question: Is it art or is it vandalism?... [Read more]

eL Seed paints John Locke quote in Arabic script

hookedblog.co.uk July 19, 2015
eL Seed paints John Locke quote in Arabic script

We recently shared some work in progress images of the celebrated French Tunisian artist el Seeds (covered here) at work on a new mural in London. eL Seed... [Read more]

"Almost Full", a new mural by 2501 in Chicago, Illinois

streetartnews.net July 15, 2015
"Almost Full", a new mural by 2501 in Chicago, Illinois

Globe-trotting muralist 2501 has now reached the shores of Chicago, Illinois where he spent the last few days working on a super-sized piece.Organized by... [Read more]

Nice mention in the New York Times on July 9th for my...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com July 13, 2015
Nice mention in the New York Times on July 9th for my mural that...

Nice mention in the New York Times on July 9th for my mural that is part of Anthems for the Mother Earth Goddess!... [Read more]

Fresh works from Zap Graffiti’s spots in Liverpool

zapgraffiti.wordpress.com July  6, 2015
Fresh works from Zap Graffiti’s spots in Liverpool

PESE AT THE ZAP GRAFFITI ARTS STUDIO QBEK at The Zap Graffiti Arts studio. DEAD ONE ILW at our Brazilica event Ropewalks, Bold St, Liverpool.... [Read more]

One year inside the mural machine

blog.vandalog.com July  1, 2015
One year inside the mural machine

Murals and graffiti in Philadelphia. One year ago today, I started a job at the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program. At Mural Arts, we have a... [Read more]

New works from our spots across Liverpool

zapgraffiti.wordpress.com June 30, 2015
New works from our spots across Liverpool

DEAD ILW: ZAP GRAFFITI ARTS HQ: OLDHAM PLACE, LIVERPOOL PESE AT OUR OLDHAM PLACE HQ PESE, NEEGS & SNOT on our Latest wall construct. Oldham Place.... [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]

SERIGRAPHIE – A new exhibition at The Sheffield...

florenceblanchard.com June 19, 2015
SERIGRAPHIE – A new exhibition at The Sheffield Children’s Hospital

Buy art and help The Sheffield Children’s Hospital: ‘Sérigraphie’ is a new exhibition and collaboration with Artfelt, The Children’s Hospital Charity‘s... [Read more]

Live a little on Coney Island

blog.vandalog.com June 18, 2015
Live a little on Coney Island

eL Seed. Photo by RJ Rushmore. Last Sunday, I visited Coney Island for the first time. I was there to see The Coney Island Art Walls, Jeffrey Deitch‘s... [Read more]

David Walker creates a giant mural in Nancy, France

streetartnews.net June 16, 2015
David Walker creates a giant mural in Nancy, France

Berlin-based David Walker is currently in France where he just finished working on a mega piece somewhere on the streets of Nancy.Abiding by self-imposed... [Read more]

Martin Whatson paints a series of new pieces in Oslo, Norway

streetartnews.net June 14, 2015
Martin Whatson paints a series of new pieces in Oslo, Norway

Taking advantage of the lovely weather in Oslo, Norway, Martin Whatson spent the last few days working on a series of new pieces for the Popop Urban Arts and... [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]

Craig Costello for the Lasco Project at Palais De Tokyo...

streetartnews.net June  7, 2015
Craig Costello for the Lasco Project at Palais De Tokyo in Paris, France

For the Lasco Project's 4th edition, Hugo Vitrani and the Palais de Tokyo continue to explore the urban arts by providing new york artist Craig Costello with... [Read more]

On the midnight prowl with one of S.F.’s hottest street...

stencilarchive.org June  4, 2015
On the midnight prowl with one of S.F.’s hottest street artists

Artist Interview News Articles On the midnight prowl with one of S.F.’s hottest street artists By Ryan Kost (SF Chronicle)June 1, 2015 The street... [Read more]

Eine creates "Riot", his newest piece on Coney Island

streetartnews.net June  2, 2015
Eine creates "Riot", his newest piece on Coney Island

After San Francisco a few days ago, Ben Eine has now landed on the East Coast where he just wrapped up this new piece on Coney Island, a peninsular... [Read more]

Edinburgh’s Bold Town

urbankulturblog.com May 26, 2015
Edinburgh’s Bold Town

Following the recent “Bold Town” graffiti jam organised by local art supplies store Spectrum Arts, Edinburgh’s Old Town has seen a glut of impressive new... [Read more]

Zap Graffiti Arts partners with Airborn Academy: Monthly...

zapgraffiti.wordpress.com May 18, 2015
Zap Graffiti Arts partners with Airborn Academy: Monthly Graffiti showcases.

We teamed up with Airborn Academy where we’ll host monthly showcases of graffiti art work in their awesome space at Boundary Street, Liverpool. Go check it!... [Read more]

SUpport Halsey x 24 hour day of giving!

obeygiant.com May  5, 2015
SUpport Halsey x 24 hour day of giving!

One of the highlights of 2014 for me was my show at the Halsey Institute in my hometown of Charleston, S.C. The Halsey has supported my career from the very... [Read more]

In conversation with Ramon Maiden

blog.stolenspace.com May  1, 2015
In conversation with Ramon Maiden

StolenSpace Gallery is excited to present “Turbo Faith, Ladies Of The Night a solo exhibition by the artist Ramon Maiden. Born and raised in Roquetas – the... [Read more]

Basik unveils "Thauma", its latest piece in Misterbianco,...

streetartnews.net April 29, 2015
Basik unveils "Thauma", its latest piece in Misterbianco, Italy

Our friend Basik just sent us a series of images after he spent month in Sicily for an artist residency organized by the I ART program. The Italian artist... [Read more]

Roman Klonek - New woodcuts

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com April 24, 2015
Roman Klonek - New woodcuts

We are pleased to offer three brand new woodcuts by Roman Klonek: http://bit.ly/1GelTh1Although Roman Klonek (1969, Kattowitz/Poland) was born in Poland... [Read more]

The Underground Museum auction is LIVE!!

obeygiant.com April 23, 2015
The Underground Museum auction is LIVE!!

Check out the many works of art up for auction to support The Underground Museum! You can view my piece, Endless Power, and all other works HERE!... [Read more]

SURFACE: Portraits of Street Artists Opens April 25th!

obeygiant.com April 17, 2015
SURFACE: Portraits of Street Artists Opens April 25th!

I initially met Soren Solkaer in Copenhagen while I was diligently working on a mural. He asked if he could shoot a portrait of me and very hastily, but... [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]

Art and Gentrification: Everything Must Go....

stencilarchive.org August  2, 2015

Historical Item [From Stencil Archive: At what point is public art part of the problem of gentrification? When is corporate manipulation and intrusion... [Read more]

Art, Music, Politics with Chuck D & Shepard Fairey SXSW 2015

obeygiant.com July 21, 2015

“Art and music should be about empowerment; once you’ve created a means to communicate, you shouldn’t squander that with stuff that is meaningless, you... [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]

My son Bastian fucking rocks. He’s wearing his “Pina...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May 23, 2015

A video posted by @elbowtoe on May 23, 2015 at 8:34am PDT My son Bastian fucking rocks. He’s wearing his “Pina Bauch” dress that he wears when he wants... [Read more]

Outgrown

iammorley.squarespace.com May  8, 2015

Reclaim the right to say "when I grow up" - no matter how old you are. Posted in the Gabba Arts District across the street from The Gabba Gallery . Take... [Read more]

Rioting

iammorley.squarespace.com May  8, 2015

I decorated an alley with a load of amazing artists yesterday thanks to The Gabba Gallery and Jason Ostro in the Gabba Arts District. I highly recommend... [Read more]

News

weblone.co.uk May  2, 2015

        Blooom Artist special: Otto Schade Urban Art NOW Blooom Artist special: Otto Schade … This influence has made Otto turn his creative... [Read more]

News

ottoschade.com May  2, 2015

        Blooom Artist special: Otto Schade Urban Art NOW Blooom Artist special: Otto Schade … This influence has made Otto turn his creative... [Read more]

Robocop | EndoftheLine | ED209 Mural

vimeo.com February  5, 2014

Omnicorp and EndoftheLine present the Last Line of Battlefield Defence, ED209 Mural. 'We will not stop until this Mindless violence is thoroughly... [Read more]

The Eureka (arts bar)

vimeo.com June 26, 2013

So artists who are involved in Eureka Re-Born are: Ha-Ha Klara Drew Funk Rowena Martinich Minou Kaffeine Lucy Lucy Shida Vexta Iandtheothers Mr Wendal S-701... [Read more]

LETTING GO

vimeo.com July  2, 2012

See images of the final piece here:flickr.com/photos/hotandtea/ At least once in our lives we have all had to let go of something we truly love. Whether... [Read more]

Agents of Change at the ICA

vimeo.com August 15, 2009

One of our earliest video commissions. This one is part of a festival of video art at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London. Remi/Rough paints up a... [Read more]