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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]

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]

hyperallergic: TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com August 28, 2015
hyperallergic:

TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria...

hyperallergic: TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria Pritschet characterize the massive group show they curated for Gallery Project, Wish List, as a... [Read more]

Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard...

obeygiant.com August 27, 2015
Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard Fairey

Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard Fairey, in conversation with Moby, Tuesday, October 6th at 8pm. The evening shares a title with his... [Read more]

James Cauty Installation at Dismaland - Weston Super...

streetartnews.net August 25, 2015
James Cauty Installation at Dismaland - Weston Super Mare, UK

Within Banksy's Dismaland Bemusemark is a large scale model installation by British artist James Cauty entitled ‘the aftermath dislocation principle part I’... [Read more]

REMINDER: New Show opens at subliminal projects Aug. 27

obeygiant.com August 22, 2015
REMINDER: New Show opens at subliminal projects Aug. 27

REMINDER: XX opens Aug. 27 – head over to Subliminal Projects​ to see more works in the show! Opening Reception: Thursday, August 27 • 7 – 10 pm... [Read more]

First New York Show in Five Years / Still Questioning...

obeygiant.com August 20, 2015
First New York Show in Five Years / Still Questioning Everything

“On Our Hands” opens at Jacob Lewis Gallery on September 17 in New York. Read more about it in T: The New York Times Style Magazine. Thanks for the support!... [Read more]

The Beginning of Memory, 2015 (Detail) Oil on linen I’ve...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com August 19, 2015
The Beginning of Memory, 2015 (Detail)
Oil on linen

I’ve...

The Beginning of Memory, 2015 (Detail) Oil on linen I’ve been wrestling this piece for quite some time in fits and starts. I will post more details in the... [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]

BumbleBee creates a large mural in Seattle, USA

streetartnews.net August 18, 2015
BumbleBee creates a large mural in Seattle, USA

Wallingford a neighborhood in north central Seattle is now home to a massive new piece by BumbleBee which was just finished a few days ago. The Los-Angeles... [Read more]

The Origin and Current State of Borf

stencilarchive.org August 17, 2015
The Origin and Current State of Borf

News Articles 10 years after his graffiti campaign, the artist known as Borf paints a new lifeBy Rachel Manteuffel :: August 13 (Original Washington... [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]

Organizing street art – what for?

blog.vandalog.com August 11, 2015
Organizing street art – what for?

Example of illegal street art in Tartu by MinaJaLydia. Photo by suur jalutuskaik. Today we have Vandalog’s second guest post from Sirla, an organizer of... [Read more]

CLEON PETERSON/ POISON AUGUST 29

obeygiant.com August 10, 2015
CLEON PETERSON/ POISON AUGUST 29

I’m very happy for my good friend, former co-worker, and frequent collaborator Cleon Peterson on the success of his art career. He’s doing incredible things... [Read more]

Exploring cities with street art (de)tours

blog.vandalog.com August  8, 2015
Exploring cities with street art (de)tours

Found on the deTour “CBD Street Art At Night: When Street Lights Become Spotlights” Editor’s note: Recently, CDH has been teaching a fantastic class about... [Read more]

To Live and Dine in L.A.

obeygiant.com August  6, 2015
To Live and Dine in L.A.

On Sunday, August 9, the Library Foundation of Los Angeles will bring “To Live and Dine in L.A.” to the stage with hip hop artist Rakaa Iriscience (Dilated... [Read more]

Roid

cityleaks-festival.de August  4, 2015
Roid

Wenn sich große abstrakte Schriftgebilde in einer einzigartig präzisen Ausführung über ganze Wände ziehen, dann war einer der bekanntesten Graffiti / Street... [Read more]

Skeleton Cardboard: Not In Use

graffoto1.blogspot.com August  3, 2015
Skeleton Cardboard: Not In Use

71 Redchurch St1 August 2015, one day onlyPhotos: NoLionsInEngland except Rich at Redchurch St where statedEvery now and again someone comes along whose art... [Read more]

Opening Recap: It’s A Beautiful Day I Guess at Subliminal...

obeygiant.com July 25, 2015
Opening Recap: It’s A Beautiful Day I Guess at Subliminal Projects

The opening of It’s A Beautiful Day, I Guess at Subliminal Projects last Saturday featured a healthy dose of style, wit, and pop cultural appropriation... [Read more]

Deedee Cheriel’s “Natural Resource” opening August 1 in...

obeygiant.com July 24, 2015
Deedee Cheriel’s “Natural Resource” opening August 1 in Los Angeles

Talented friend and fellow artist Deedee Cheriel has a show opening at KP Projects/MKG in Los Angeles on Saturday, August 1. “Natural Resource” explores her... [Read more]

Meeting Of Styles UK 2015

graffoto1.blogspot.com July 22, 2015
Meeting Of Styles UK 2015

Shoreditch, London10 - 12 July 2015all photos: NoLionsInEnglandPHOTOS ARE CROPPED - don't know why, its the wonderful word of blogging. Click-a-pic for the... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Work in progress by Hueman in Cozumel, Mexico

streetartnews.net July 22, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Work in progress by Hueman in Cozumel, Mexico

We continue our ongoing live coverage of PangeaSeed's SeaWalls 2015 with Hueman and a brand new piece which was just started on the streets of Cozumel in... [Read more]

5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK w/...

obeygiant.com July 21, 2015
5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK w/ Rancid, X, and more!

Shepard will be DJing at The 5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK on Saturday, August 22 in Hancock Park. The event will feature performances... [Read more]

Seventh Career // Bogotá Downtown // Colombia // june...

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
Seventh Career // Bogotá Downtown // Colombia // june 2015 //

Carrera Séptima // Centro de Bogotá // Colombia // junio 2015 // Zasinha + Stinkfish [APC] ▼ A partir de una fotografía tomada en Chicago // USA //... [Read more]

Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art

stencilarchive.org July 20, 2015
Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art

News Articles Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, July 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) —... [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]

Coverage: Shepard Fairey "Your Eyes Here" exhibition @...

streetartnews.net July 19, 2015
Coverage: Shepard Fairey "Your Eyes Here" exhibition @ CAC Malaga

Los Angeles-based artist Shepard Fairey is having his first solo exhibition in a Spanish museum at the Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga, curated by... [Read more]

Books: "Old Habits Die Hard" by RISK

streetartnews.net July 16, 2015
Books: "Old Habits Die Hard" by RISK

Detroit based publisher 1xRun recently announced the release of a definitive book on Los Angeles graffiti originator and icon RISK. "Old Habits Die Hard"... [Read more]

RETNA unveils a giant mural in Copenhagen, Denmark

streetartnews.net July 16, 2015
RETNA unveils a giant mural in Copenhagen, Denmark

Denmark and Copenhagen are booming with Public Art and the latest addition is a brand new mural by RETNA which was just completed last night.Painting in the... [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]

"Icarian Flight" : New mural in Los Angeles by ELMAC + KOFIE

mac-arte.blogspot.fr July 14, 2015
"Icarian Flight" : New mural in Los Angeles by ELMAC + KOFIE

This is a mural I painted with my good friend Augustine Kofie in Los Angeles titled "Icarian Flight".Thanks to the good folks at Allan Jeffries Framing,... [Read more]

It’s the law link-o-rama

blog.vandalog.com July  7, 2015
It’s the law link-o-rama

Chip Thomas aka Jetsonorama mural in Bushwick. Coincidentally, today’s links all revolve around the law… It looks like Starbucks ripped off Maya... [Read more]

Post 4th of July Reflection

obeygiant.com July  6, 2015
Post 4th of July Reflection

I did a good bit of reading of American political speeches over the weekend from Thomas Payne to the present. I never intend to embark on a civics lecture,... [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]

FinDAC creates "B-Girl", a new mural in Brooklyn, New...

streetartnews.net July  1, 2015
FinDAC creates "B-Girl", a new mural in Brooklyn, New York City

While we last heard from him in Los Angeles, FinDAC has now landed in New York City where he just finished working on a large scale piece in Brooklyn.Entiled... [Read more]

Captain Kris & SiMitchell create a mural in London to...

streetartnews.net June 29, 2015
Captain Kris & SiMitchell create a mural in London to celebrate the launch of the Mountain Dew Bootcamp coming to the UK

The Dew Mural, created by Captain Kris and SiMitchell was just completed on the streets of trendy East London to celebrate the launch of the Mountain Dew... [Read more]

Fuck yeah. Will post pics in a few. See this show...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 25, 2015
Fuck yeah. 
Will post pics in a few. See this show tomorrow....

Fuck yeah. Will post pics in a few. See this show tomorrow. Really strong work going on at @andrewedlingallery . #elbowtoe #brianadamdouglas [Read more]

1010 unveils a new vortex in Las Vegas with JUSTKIDS for...

streetartnews.net June 24, 2015
1010 unveils a new vortex in Las Vegas with JUSTKIDS for Life Is Beautiful '15

While we last heard from him a few days ago with a massive piece in Paris, 1010 recently stopped by Las Vegas to work his magic on a new building.Invited by... [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]

Artist Interview: Hebru Brantley

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
Artist Interview: Hebru Brantley

Hebru thnking big on S Wabash in Chicago prior to opening "Memoirs Of The Minimum Wage" Hebru Brantley's path in the art world started in his native Chicago... [Read more]

Jeff Soto creates a beautiful piece on LA Brea in Los...

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
Jeff Soto creates a beautiful piece on LA Brea in Los Angeles

Our friend Jeff Soto is currently in sunny Los Angeles, Calfirornia where he just finished working on a brand new street piece.It took just a few hours for... [Read more]

"Flying Förtress — Urban Insignia" @ Kolly Gallery /...

"Flying Förtress — Urban Insignia" @ Kolly Gallery / Zurich CH

I am just back from my trip to Zurich/CH to set up my solo exhibition at my friend's Kolly Gallery last week. Now finally here is a little photo... [Read more]

Nychos' MURAL 15 mural in Montreal, Canada

hookedblog.co.uk June 15, 2015
Nychos' MURAL 15 mural in Montreal, Canada

In our continued coverage of this years Mural Festival in Montreal, Canada we bring you photos of Austrian street artist Nychos' newly finished wall for the... [Read more]

The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 15, 2015
The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it for my...

The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it for my purposes. The mural will be titled “The Rain Dogs”. The show opens June 25 at Andrew Edlin... [Read more]

The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 15, 2015
The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it for my...

The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it for my purposes. The mural will be titled “The Rain Dogs”. The show opens June 25 at Andrew... [Read more]

The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 15, 2015
The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it for my...

The study is done, at least as far as I need to take it for my purposes. The mural will be titled “The Rain Dogs”. The show opens June 25 at Andrew... [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]

MASTER-OF-PAPERS.COM – the Top Concept for Your Learning...

calligraffiti.nl July 13, 2015

Master-Of-Papers.com is a company offering academic help. We offer a high-quality essay help for school leavers around the world. Our adepts have got a rich... [Read more]

New Morley Merch!

iammorley.squarespace.com June 18, 2015

Check-it-check-it-out! Some new Morley merch is now available at:www.1201industries.com. Each item purchased donates 20% of profits to help Much Love Animal... [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]