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FINAL COUNTDOWN – Register to Vote!!

obeygiant.com May 20, 2016
FINAL COUNTDOWN – Register to Vote!!

It’s the final countdown, and I don’t mean the song from 1986 by Europe…have you ever noticed that bands named after continents, countries or cities tend not... [Read more]

AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

obeygiant.com May 13, 2016
AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

The first-ever collaboration between Shepard and the estate of legendary photographer Jim Marshall, American Civics, debuts this month!  Shepard is... [Read more]

BREAK FREE FROM FOSSIL FUELS LOS ANGELES RALLY 5/14!

obeygiant.com May 11, 2016
BREAK FREE FROM FOSSIL FUELS LOS ANGELES RALLY 5/14!

ATTENTION LOS ANGELES: On May 14, 2016 demand that our leaders end neighborhood drilling in L.A., keep fossil fuels in the ground, and protect the health of... [Read more]

STUDIO NUMBER ONE: “THIS IS NOT A TEST” PRINT RELEASE

obeygiant.com April 22, 2016
STUDIO NUMBER ONE: “THIS IS NOT A TEST” PRINT RELEASE

In honor of Earth Day, my creative agency and design studio, Studio Number One, is releasing its limited edition prints online today! The series was designed... [Read more]

LA, CA: Stencils, Students, and a Rare Bird

stencilarchive.org April 21, 2016
LA, CA: Stencils, Students, and a Rare Bird

News Articles  Mural of rare yellow-billed cuckoos is a mix of social commentary and environmental conservation Louis SahagunContact Reporter (LA Times) [Read more]

VICTOR GASTELUM - "Velveteen Angel" Preorder

stencilarchive.org April 18, 2016
VICTOR GASTELUM - "Velveteen Angel" Preorder

Artist News VELVETEEN ANGELthe movie, the soundtrack, the comic bookA compilation of single-panel dramas by Victor Gastelum1991-2007... [Read more]

"Enduring Spell" : New mural for the University of...

mac-arte.blogspot.com March 23, 2016
"Enduring Spell" : New mural for the University of California, San Diego

This is a new mural commissioned by the University of California, San Diego. The mural is titled "An Enduring Spell" and is located at the interior courtyard... [Read more]

Interview: Education & Precaution Can Help End Gun Violence

obeygiant.com February 26, 2016
Interview: Education & Precaution Can Help End Gun Violence

Check out the latest “You Can Do Something About It” interview feat. Shepard on the topic of gun violence in America. Read the article via Maria Shaver,... [Read more]

Icy and Sot: Stencils and Endangered Species

stencilarchive.org February 12, 2016
Icy and Sot: Stencils and Endangered Species

Artist News [When I'm not obsessed with stencils, I'm working for the amazing environmental NGO Center for Biological Diversity. CBD mostly protects... [Read more]

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]

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]

“The Gods Country” by Andrew Schoultz in Manila

streetartnews.net May 26, 2016

After the successful opening of his New York Exhibition “Age Of Empire” at Joshua Liner Gallery, Andrew Schoultz flew straight to Philippines to participate... [Read more]

“Vintage” by Bip in Oakland, California

streetartnews.net May 18, 2016

While we last heard from him in San Francisco last year, Bip is back in action with “Vintage”, a new street art piece that just appeared on the streets of... [Read more]

Rime v Scott: Arguing Graffiti Cannot be Protected

stencilarchive.org April 24, 2016

Legal Information Graffiti Cannot be Copyright Protected, Claims Moschino, Jeremy Scott(originally posted on The Fashion Law)  The latest update... [Read more]

“ANYWHERE EVERYWHERE” by Ricky Lee Gordon in Los Angeles

streetartnews.net April 18, 2016

Ricky Lee Gordon is still traveling around the United States where he just finished working on a brand new piece in California. Painting on the streets of... [Read more]

Ad take over Abstract 1

vimeo.com April  3, 2016

interaction with viewer 1 ‪#‎AdTakeover‬ ‪#‎Vandal‬ ‪#‎Art‬ ‪#‎StreetArt‬ ‪#‎PublicArt‬ ‪#‎ContemporaryArt‬ ‪#‎Abstract‬ ‪#‎Abstraction‬ ‪#‎spraypaint‬... [Read more]

“Butterfly-Effect” by Herakut in Los Angeles

streetartnews.net March 25, 2016

Artists Herakut are currently in sunny Los Angeles, California for their upcoming exhibition at Corey Helford Gallery. The German duo spent a few days... [Read more]

“Enduring Spell” by El Mac in San Diego

streetartnews.net March 24, 2016

El Mac just finished working on yet another stunning piece of work at the University of California in San Diego. The mural is titled “Enduring Spell” and... [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]