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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]

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]

Back in ‘Old London’ – art, music and the UK Blog Awards

urbankulturblog.com April 17, 2015
Back in ‘Old London’ – art, music and the UK Blog Awards

It’s come around pretty quickly. To think it was around 4 months ago when the UK Blog Awards final shortlist was announced is hard to believe. The Arts... [Read more]

Luca Zampetti - New works

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr April 15, 2015
Luca Zampetti - New works

New works by Venice Biennale artist Luca Zampetti: http://bit.ly/1Ic4NmxSince his graduation from law school, Luca Zampetti (1966, Camerino/Italy) follows... [Read more]

SURFACE | Portraits of Street Artists | The photography...

obeygiant.com April  3, 2015
SURFACE | Portraits of Street Artists | The photography of Søren Solkær

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present SURFACE, an exhibition featuring portraits of street artists taken by Danish photographer Søren Solkær. The images... [Read more]

Preview: Young New Yorkers Silent Art Auction ft Swoon,...

streetartnews.net April  1, 2015
Preview: Young New Yorkers Silent Art Auction ft Swoon, Shepard Fairey, LNY, Icy and Sot - April 1st

For the second time in the last three years the amazing arts-based transformative justice group Young New Yorkers is having a silent art auction to raise... [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]

Contemporary Art | The Guggenheim Museum (New York)

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com March 24, 2015
Contemporary Art | The Guggenheim Museum (New York)

Guggenheim Museum, New York Museology and Museum Studies have expanded across the world by becoming more accessible and open to a wider range of people.... [Read more]

Saving Murals from the SF Condo Boom

stencilarchive.org March 20, 2015
Saving Murals from the SF Condo Boom

News Articles Stencil Archive News Various Works: 2050 Bryant, CELLspaceKnow Your Street Art, SF Weekly by Jonathan Curiel [Read more]

Gonzalo Areúz creates a new mural in Cancun, Mexico for FIAP

streetartnews.net March 11, 2015
Gonzalo Areúz creates a new mural in Cancun, Mexico for FIAP

Mexican artist Gonzalo Areúz recently spent some time on the streets of Cancun, Mexico for the FIAP 2015 Street Art Festival.The talented artist spent a few... [Read more]

Upcoming: POW! WOW! SXSW 2015 in Austin, Texas

streetartnews.net March 11, 2015
Upcoming: POW! WOW! SXSW 2015 in Austin, Texas

POW! WOW! is a gathering of contemporary artists that engages with the broader community in the process and creation of art and music. Centered around a... [Read more]

Pixel Pancho paints a new mural in Dalston, London

hookedblog.co.uk March 10, 2015
Pixel Pancho paints a new mural in Dalston, London

Having spotted some work in progress images shared on various instagram accounts over the last few days, Hookedblog jumped on the overland train today and... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | Let’s talk about money

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr March 10, 2015
Contemporary Art | Let’s talk about money

When it comes to money, art is always in a very difficult position. Since art can be considered as the ultimate freedom of the human expression, artists have... [Read more]

Grammarians are Pissed (Quito, EC)

stencilarchive.org March  8, 2015
Grammarians are Pissed (Quito, EC)

News Articles Ecuador's radical grammar pedants on a mission to correctly punctuate graffiti (Eduardo Varas in Quito and Jonathan Watts, The Guardian... [Read more]

Miron Milic paints a large mural in Ljubljana, Slovenia

streetartnews.net March  5, 2015
Miron Milic paints a large mural in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Miron Milic recently spent couple of days in Ljubljana, battling the cold weather and working his way through this impressive new mural. Organized through... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | Art Basel

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr March  3, 2015
Contemporary Art | Art Basel

Art Basel is a well-known international art show sited annually in Basel, Miami Beach and Hong Kong. In 1970, some gallerists based in Basel decided to put... [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]