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Anti-Immigration: Emotion Vs. Fact

obeygiant.com February  1, 2016
Anti-Immigration: Emotion Vs. Fact

Immigration is a hot-button issue, but I feel that much of the anti-immigration sentiment is driven by emotion more than fact. In this Zeitguide piece, Brad... [Read more]

CALIFORNIA – HELP SAVE DEMOCRACY IN JUST 60 SECONDS!

obeygiant.com January 25, 2016
CALIFORNIA – HELP SAVE DEMOCRACY IN JUST 60 SECONDS!

Please take a look at cafreeact.com. Publicly funded elections shorten the campaigning cycle and ensure that there is no outside influence. It’s the best... [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 & 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]

PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE,...

obeygiant.com November 20, 2015
PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE, LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE EIFFEL TOWER

Shepard unveils his latest work “Earth Crisis:” a giant sphere suspended between the first and second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a call to action to address... [Read more]

PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE,...

obeygiant.com November 20, 2015
PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE, LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE EIFFEL TOWER

Shepard unveils his latest work “Earth Crisis:” a giant sphere suspended between the first and second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a call to action to address... [Read more]

2501's murals project in Los Angeles, California

streetartnews.net October 28, 2015
2501's murals project in Los Angeles, California

Our friend 2501 spent a few weeks in sunny Los Angeles where he was invited by the good lads from Do Art Foundation to work on a series of new pieces.Geared... [Read more]

"#AROUNDTHEWORLD", a new mural by Bicicleta Sem Freio in...

streetartnews.net October 21, 2015
"#AROUNDTHEWORLD", a new mural by Bicicleta Sem Freio in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

While we last heard from them in California a few days ago, the globe-trotting Bicicleta Sem Freio are back in Brazil where they just finished working on a... [Read more]

MDE // Stinkf_ + Error // APC*

stinkfish.wordpress.com October 15, 2015
MDE // Stinkf_ + Error // APC*

Medellín// Colombia // October 2015 // * Medellín// Colombia // Octubre 2015 // _____________________________ From a photograph of the beautiful Little... [Read more]

北京市

stinkfish.wordpress.com October 11, 2015
北京市

Beijing (Peking) // People’s Republic of China // august 2015 // * Beijing (Peking) // República Popular China // agosto 2015 //... [Read more]

香港特別行政區*IZUU

stinkfish.wordpress.com October 11, 2015
香港特別行政區*IZUU

// Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China // august 2015* >>> // Región Administrativa Especial de Hong Kong de la... [Read more]

COVERT TO OVERT: PHOTOGRAPHY OF OBEY GIANT BY JON FURLONG

obeygiant.com October  8, 2015
COVERT TO OVERT: PHOTOGRAPHY OF OBEY GIANT BY JON FURLONG

ATTENTION: Please note the time change for this Saturday’s opening of COVERT TO OVERT: Photography Of Obey Giant by Jon Furlong at Subliminal Projects.... [Read more]

NOS VEMOS EN VENECIA

obeygiant.com September 29, 2015
NOS VEMOS EN VENECIA

Legendary west coast skate and surf artist Kevin Ancell has a new art show opening up. Check it out! -Shepard RVCA IS PROUD TO PRESENT ‘NOS VEMOS EN... [Read more]

COVERT TO OVERT: PHOTOGRAPHY OF OBEY GIANT BY JON FURLONG

obeygiant.com September 24, 2015
COVERT TO OVERT: PHOTOGRAPHY OF OBEY GIANT BY JON FURLONG

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present Covert to Overt, an exhibition documenting the endeavors of Shepard and his team, as seen through the eyes of... [Read more]

Chris Saunders unveils a new mural in Los Angeles, USA

streetartnews.net September  5, 2015
Chris Saunders unveils a new mural in Los Angeles, USA

Chris Saunders just emailed us a series of high-resolution images from his newest mural which was just completed somewhere on the streets of Los Angeles,... [Read more]

17 Sep: Memento Mori: Hicks and C215 (SF, CA)

stencilarchive.org September  5, 2015
17 Sep: Memento Mori: Hicks and C215 (SF, CA)

In the Galleries 1AM Gallery is pleased to present "Memento Mori" a new collection of works by the profound stencil artists C215 and Logan Hicks.... [Read more]

Devin Liston paints a new mural in Carlsbad, California

streetartnews.net September  2, 2015
Devin Liston paints a new mural in Carlsbad, California

Our friend Devin Liston from DevNGosha recently sent us some images from his latest solo wall which was just completed on the streets of Carlsbad in... [Read more]

"Little Moment", a new piece by NoSego in San Jose,...

streetartnews.net August 18, 2015
"Little Moment", a new piece by NoSego in San Jose, California

Our friend NoSego recently stopped by the lovely city of San Jose in California where he was invited by the good peeps from Empire 7 Studios to work on a new... [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]

Nychos unveils a giant bat in San Francisco, USA

streetartnews.net August  4, 2015
Nychos unveils a giant bat in San Francisco, USA

Nychos is currently in Northern California where he just finished working on a giant piece on the streets of San Francisco.The Austrian surgeon brought to... [Read more]

ROAD MOVIE // Baja California // México //

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
ROAD MOVIE // Baja California // México //

// #thisistheend #frentealafrontera #Bajacalifornia #México #2015   [Read more]

Ensenada // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
Ensenada // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

Ensenada // Baja California // México // junio 2015 // Proyecto Frente a la Frontera // Colaboración con El Norteño* Buytronick* Mutamasick* ▲ A partir... [Read more]

Rosarito // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
Rosarito // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

  Rosarito // Baja California // México // junio 2015 // ▲ Proyecto Frente a la Frontera // Muro junto a El Norteño // Buytronick // Fusca // ▲ A partir de... [Read more]

Tijuana // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
Tijuana // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

  Tijuana // Baja California // México // junio 2015 // ▲ Proyecto Frente a la Frontera // Muro en colaboración con El Norteño y Buytronick * ▲ A partir de... [Read more]

La Rumorosa // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
La Rumorosa // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

  La Rumorosa // Baja California // México // junio 2015 // Proyecto Frente a la Frontera // junto a El Norteño * Buytronick * Mutamasick * ▲ A... [Read more]

Mexicali // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
Mexicali // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

Mexicali // Baja California // México // junio 2015 // Proyecto Frente a la Frontera // junto a El Norteño * Buytronick * Mutamasick * ▲ A partir de... [Read more]

Ensenada // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
Ensenada // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

  Ensenada // Baja California // México // junio 2015 // Proyecto Frente a la Frontera // junto a El Norteño * Buytronick * Mutamasick * ▲ A partir... [Read more]

Valle de las Palmas // Baja California // México // june...

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
Valle de las Palmas // Baja California // México // june 2015 //

Valle de las Palmas // Baja California // México // junio 2015 // Proyecto Frente a la Frontera // junto a El Norteño * Buytronick * Mutamasick * ▲ A... [Read more]

James Jean unveils a new piece in Long Beach for Pow! Wow!

streetartnews.net July 21, 2015
James Jean unveils a new piece in Long Beach for Pow! Wow!

James Jean was also in California for the excellent Pow! Wow! Long Beach which took place earlier this month.The American artist spent a few days up high on... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey "Black Gold" Limited Edition Print Release

streetartnews.net July 18, 2015
Shepard Fairey "Black Gold" Limited Edition Print Release

Shepard Fairey is set to release a new edition entitled "Black Gold" next week via ObeyGiant.The print is an edition of 450, it measures 18 x 24 inches,... [Read more]

Black Gold

obeygiant.com July 18, 2015
Black Gold

The “Black Gold” poster is a sequel or companion to “Endless Power” and uses a comparison between the tobacco industry and the oil and gas industry to... [Read more]

REMINDER: IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS opens at...

obeygiant.com July 15, 2015
REMINDER: IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS opens at Subliminal Projects this Saturday!

I’m really excited about this show because the golden era of hip-hop, ’86-’94, was incredibly influential for me. All the work in the show is very stylish... [Read more]

Tristan Eaton creates a large piece for Pow! Wow! Long Beach

streetartnews.net July 14, 2015
Tristan Eaton creates a large piece for Pow! Wow! Long Beach

Our buddy Tristan Eaton was part of the first edition of Pow! Wow! Long Beach which just took place in California.Entitled "The American Way", the American... [Read more]

Saber: Bull in a china shop

blog.vandalog.com July  7, 2015
Saber: Bull in a china shop

“TOO MANY NAMES” by Saber at the Long Beach Museum of Art. Photo courtesy of Saber. Last month, “urban contemporary art” came to Long Beach, California.... [Read more]

IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS – opening at Subliminal...

obeygiant.com July  2, 2015
IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS – opening at Subliminal projects

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS, a group exhibition featuring new work by Greg Bojorquez, Tim Diet, Mark Drew,... [Read more]

Madsteez & Hueman collaborate on a new piece in Long...

streetartnews.net June 30, 2015
Madsteez & Hueman collaborate on a new piece in Long Beach, USA

Our friend Madsteez just finished working on a large new piece in Long Beach where he teamed up with Hueman.In town for the first edition of Pow! Wow! Long... [Read more]

FinDAC paints "Hiko", his newest mural in Los Angeles,...

streetartnews.net June 24, 2015
FinDAC paints "Hiko", his newest mural in Los Angeles, California

FinDAC recently spent some extensive time in Los Angeles where he managed to drop one last piece before his departure to New York City.The Irish artist... [Read more]

Coverage: Yarrow Slaps "Get This Power" Solo Exhibition @...

streetartnews.net June  7, 2015
Coverage: Yarrow Slaps "Get This Power" Solo Exhibition @ Los Angeles' New Image Art Gallery

A few days ago, we stopped by New Image Art Gallery in Los Angeles to attend the opening of our buddy Yarrow Slaps "Get This Power", his first major solo... [Read more]

Ernest Doty unveils a new mural in Oakland, California

streetartnews.net May 21, 2015
Ernest Doty unveils a new mural in Oakland, California

Ernest Doty just sent us a series of fresh images from his brand new mural which was recently completed on the streets of Oakland in California.Geared with... [Read more]

Fafi paints a street piece in Los Angeles, USA

streetartnews.net May 20, 2015
Fafi paints a street piece in Los Angeles, USA

French Connection! Fafi spent a week in Los Angeles, California where she had been invited by JUSTKIDS' curator Charlotte Dutoit, to work on a series of... [Read more]

Stop Police brutality / free ACLU mobile justice App!

obeygiant.com April 30, 2015
Stop Police brutality / free ACLU mobile justice App!

Empower yourself and help fight police brutality. Download the FREE Mobile Justice app courtesy of ACLU of California​! As someone who’s had to deal with... [Read more]

Essentials: MADSTEEZ

streetartnews.net April 29, 2015
Essentials: MADSTEEZ

Having painted extensively on a global scale, American artist MADSTEEZ is a name that rings bells in both realms of art and street culture. Bright colors and... [Read more]

Preview: Bicicleta Sem Freio "This Is Not A Poster" @ San...

streetartnews.net April 28, 2015
Preview: Bicicleta Sem Freio "This Is Not A Poster" @ San Francisco's Fifty24SF

Bicicleta Sem Freio is set to open their latest solo exhibition this week at Fifty24SF in San Francisco, California.Entitled “This Is Not A Poster”, the show... [Read more]

BIO

ladyaiko.com January 21, 2013
BIO

– AIKO 東京生まれ、NY在住。90年代後半FAILEを結成した後、06年ソロ活動開始、以降 AIKOの名で世界のストリート&コンテンポラリーアートワールドで活動中。 Aiko was born in Tokyo, Japan and has lived and worked in New... [Read more]

Acclaim

iammorley.squarespace.com January 31, 2016

Living in California I've noticed a lot of (and probably have been from time to time) two very specific types of people. There's the person who chases... [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]

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]

Free Humanity Street Art Vid # 1

vimeo.com August 29, 2010

Free Humanity Street Art Vid #1 Music by: Margo Guryan. California Shake The 1st of a series where Free Humanity is shown putting up London Stencil Artist... [Read more]

Easter A.I.G. hunt

vimeo.com April 11, 2009

Easter is just a few days away, but the hunt for the A.I.G's has already begun. New stencil works from California. goabove.com Cast: ABOVE Tags: above,... [Read more]