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Banned In Babylon: The Art and Culture of Bad Brains...

obeygiant.com June 30, 2016
Banned In Babylon: The Art and Culture of Bad Brains opens 7/23 at Subliminal Projects!

BANNED IN BABYLON: THE ART AND CULTURE OF BAD BRAINSOpening Reception: Saturday, July 23 · 8-11 pmExhibition Dates: July 23, 2016 – August 20, 2016Location:... [Read more]

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]

Brandalism: 600 ad takeovers in Paris before the COP21...

streetartnews.net November 28, 2015
Brandalism: 600 ad takeovers in Paris before the COP21 Climate Conference

Paul Insect Two days before the launch of the UN COP21 Climate Conference, 600 posters were installed by the Brandalism project in outdoor media spaces... [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]

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]

SHEPARD BEGINS WORK ON FLAGSHIP MURAL FOR JERSEY CITY

obeygiant.com October 20, 2015
SHEPARD BEGINS WORK ON FLAGSHIP MURAL FOR JERSEY CITY

Hot off the heels of a fantastic trip to Philadelphia, Shepard and his crew traveled next to Jersey City, New Jersey. On the request of Mayor Steven Fulop,... [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]

'Your Not My Type' EINE

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk October  8, 2015
'Your Not My Type' EINE

StolenSpace is proud to present an inaugural solo show from one of the most renowned names in British Street Art, Ben Eine.Eine remains one of London's most... [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]

'Your Not My Type' Ben Eine's London Solo Show

hookedblog.co.uk October  6, 2015
'Your Not My Type' Ben Eine's London Solo Show

East London's StolenSpace gallery is set to present the inaugural solo show from one of the most renowned names in British Street Art, Ben Eine."Eine remains... [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]

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'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]

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]

INTERPOLATION / NEW INTERPOL MURAL, WEBSITE, AND ALBUM!

obeygiant.com November 25, 2014
INTERPOLATION / NEW INTERPOL MURAL, WEBSITE, AND ALBUM!

Last night Interpol kicked off a busy week in New York with a performance of “Everything Is Wrong” from their “triumphant” (Chicago Tribune) new LP ‘El... [Read more]

Time Magazine Cover

obeygiant.com November  9, 2014
Time Magazine Cover

I’ve been honored to do two Time Magazine covers, one of Barack Obama in 2008 and one of an Occupy Wall Street protester in 2011. Both of these covers... [Read more]

“Hapa” by Kamea Hadar in Honolulu

streetartnews.net June 16, 2016

Our friend Kamea Hadar just finished working on this new portrait of Barack Obama on the sunny streets of Honolulu in Hawaii. The piece is entitled ‘Hapa’... [Read more]

The Buzz: California artist chosen to paint Hillary...

news.google.com September  1, 2014

Fresno Bee The Buzz: California artist chosen to paint Hillary Clinton portraitFresno BeeDuring his first campaign for president, Barack Obama sparked a... [Read more]

Le street art, une autre manière de découvrir Paris -...

news.google.com August 27, 2014

Francetv info Le street art, une autre manière de découvrir ParisFrancetv infoDans le groupe de Saint-Mandé, beaucoup comme Mehdi semblent connaître... [Read more]

'Kings & Queens of the Underground', el regreso de Billy...

news.google.com August 26, 2014

rockNvivo 'Kings y del disco navideño Happy Holidays (2006)-, fue creado por Shepard Fairey, el artista urbano apodado como OBEY, famoso por el retrato... [Read more]

Capital Playbook: De Blasio's fall test - Capital New York

news.google.com August 25, 2014

Capital Playbook: De Blasio's fall testCapital New YorkPAGE SIX -- “'Screwed' New York artists are fleeing to Los Angeles,” by Stephanie Smith: “Popular... [Read more]

'Screwed' New York artists are fleeing to Los Angeles -...

news.google.com August 24, 2014

WCPO 'Screwed' New York artists are fleeing to Los AngelesPage SixPopular street artist Shepard Fairey — who created the “Hope” posters widely used... [Read more]

Jokowi! – Madhu Narasimhan - The Malaysian Insider

news.google.com August 23, 2014

Jokowi! – Madhu NarasimhanThe Malaysian InsiderReflecting on the power of that Joko shirt, I was distinctly reminded of the parallels to the 2008... [Read more]

Inside the World of Rand Paul Swag - Daily Beast

news.google.com August 20, 2014

Daily Beast Inside the World of Rand Paul SwagDaily BeastIn 2008, Shepard Fairey created what The New Yorker's Peter Schjeldahl called “the most... [Read more]

New Englanders protest firing of beloved grocery-chain...

news.google.com August 16, 2014

New Englanders protest firing of beloved grocery-chain chiefThe Seattle TimesOn the front window of the spacious market was a poster of Arthur T. Demoulas'... [Read more]

Wyclef Jean meets at Shore Club; San Antonio Spurs' Marco...

news.google.com August 15, 2014

Wyclef Jean meets at Shore Club; San Antonio Spurs' Marco Belinelli grabs a ...MiamiHerald.comArtist Shepard Fairey, of President Barack Obama's HOPE poster... [Read more]

Market Basket workers, customers rally around beloved CEO...

news.google.com August 14, 2014

Market Basket workers, customers rally around beloved CEO after firingLos Angeles TimesNext to it was a poster of Arthur T. Demoulas' face, in red and blue... [Read more]

Why the artist behind Obama's 'Hope' poster is helping a...

news.google.com August 11, 2014

Why the artist behind Obama's 'Hope' poster is helping a fake candidateWashington Post (blog)Shepard Fairey was full of "Hope" in 2008. This year, he's... [Read more]

Northampton teen Aidan O'Donoghue to hit the big time...

gazettenet.com August 23, 2013

Northampton teen Aidan O'Donoghue to hit the big time next month in Times ...GazetteNETThe poster was designed by a family friend, Maggie McDonald, in the... [Read more]

Stirling imitates Obama in anti-merger campaign - Collie...

colliemail.com.au August 21, 2013

Stirling imitates Obama in anti-merger campaignCollie MailThe campaign invokes Barack Obama's famous 'Hope' image, designed by artist Shepard Fairey and... [Read more]

Stirling imitates Obama in anti-merger campaign - Wagin...

waginargus.com.au August 21, 2013

Stirling imitates Obama in anti-merger campaignWagin ArgusThe campaign invokes Barack Obama's famous 'Hope' image, designed by artist Shepard Fairey and... [Read more]

Stirling imitates Obama in anti-merger campaign -...

mandurahmail.com.au August 21, 2013

Stirling imitates Obama in anti-merger campaignMandurah MailThe campaign invokes Barack Obama's famous 'Hope' image, designed by artist Shepard Fairey and... [Read more]

Stirling imitates Obama in campaign - WA today

watoday.com.au August 21, 2013

WA today Stirling imitates Obama in campaignWA todayThe campaign invokes Barack Obama's famous 'Hope' image, designed by artist Shepard Fairey and... [Read more]

Stirling apes Obama in anti-merger campaign - WA today

watoday.com.au August 21, 2013

WA today Stirling apes Obama in anti-merger campaignWA todayThe campaign invokes Barack Obama's famous 'Hope' image, designed by artist Shepard... [Read more]

Cresce il turismo che cerca l'arte - La Stampa

lastampa.it August 19, 2013

Cresce il turismo che cerca l'arteLa StampaOvvero un microcosmo dove la farfalla gigante disegnata da Ludo sta a pochi metri dai segnali stradali modificati... [Read more]

Cresce il turismo che cerca l'arte - La Stampa

lastampa.it August 19, 2013

Cresce il turismo che cerca l'arteLa StampaOvvero un microcosmo dove la farfalla gigante disegnata da Ludo sta a pochi metri dai segnali stradali modificati... [Read more]

PRINT opens at artspace - Shreveport Times

shreveporttimes.com August 17, 2013

PRINT opens at artspaceShreveport TimesPRINT will run through Oct. 12 and features limited edition fine art screen pieces from contemporary street artists... [Read more]

Dark arts master Harry Potter to blame for Obama, claims...

dailycaller.com August 13, 2013

Daily Caller Dark arts master Harry Potter to blame for Obama, claims professorDaily CallerA new media-related study by a professor at the University... [Read more]

Bo the dog travels to vacation spot on expensive...

dailycaller.com August 12, 2013

Daily Caller Bo the dog travels to vacation spot on expensive tilt-rotor aircraftDaily CallerTwo of the nation's most expensive combat aircraft, the... [Read more]

Conrad Black attacks media agenda: 'That's why Rush...

dailycaller.com August 11, 2013

Conrad Black attacks media agenda: 'That's why Rush Limbaugh has 30 million ...Daily CallerOn CNN's “Fareed Zakaria GPS” on Sunday, the controversial Lord... [Read more]

Trump plays the birther card on Ted Cruz - Daily Caller

dailycaller.com August 11, 2013

Trump plays the birther card on Ted CruzDaily CallerOne of the most outspoken figures on the question of President Barack Obama's eligibility to be president... [Read more]

Obama talks to Boehner on budget and immigration - Daily...

dailycaller.com August 11, 2013

Daily Caller Obama talks to Boehner on budget and immigrationDaily CallerPresident Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner talked about pending... [Read more]

WaPo columnist: A 'dangerous' Putin sees weakness in...

dailycaller.com August 10, 2013

WaPo columnist: A 'dangerous' Putin sees weakness in Obama [VIDEO]Daily CallerThe icy relations between President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir... [Read more]

It's been a big week in art... with Jim Pavlidis - WA today

watoday.com.au August 10, 2013

WA today It's been a big week in art... with Jim PavlidisWA todayKeen to do the right thing by their besieged client, we might well imagine the... [Read more]

It's been a big week in art... with Jim Pavlidis - The Age

theage.com.au August 10, 2013

The Age It's been a big week in art... with Jim PavlidisThe AgeKeen to do the right thing by their besieged client, we might well imagine the masters... [Read more]

Arte urbano entre naranjos - Diario de Ibiza

diariodeibiza.es August 10, 2013

Diario de Ibiza Arte urbano entre naranjosDiario de IbizaEl grafiti ha tenido un aspecto vital y fundamental en esta edición con la presencia del... [Read more]

Ebony editor: 'The extremists are the ones with the...

poynter.org August  9, 2013

Ebony editor: 'The extremists are the ones with the megaphone'Poynter.orgAccording to Barnett, staffers at Ebony originally considered using an illustration... [Read more]

Obama, back for another Leno interview, accuses Russia of...

dailycaller.com August  7, 2013

Daily Caller Obama, back for another Leno interview, accuses Russia of 'Cold War thinking'Daily CallerPresident Barack Obama lashed out at Russia's... [Read more]

Rubio: If you're willing to fund Obamacare, you can't...

dailycaller.com August  6, 2013

Rubio: If you're willing to fund Obamacare, you can't possibly say you're ...Daily CallerOn Mark Levin's radio show on Monday, Florida Republican Sen. Marco... [Read more]