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Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

jermalism.blogspot.com February  8, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

Built in the early 1900s, the Camp 30 Nazi Internment Camp in Bowmanville, Ontario, was originally designed and operated as a boys reform school. It is best... [Read more]

“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” Two...

obeygiant.com February  6, 2016
“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” Two Part Exhibition!

Excited to be a part of “Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” two-part exhibition! Check out the New York Times article on the show HERE!... [Read more]

Power and Glory Letterpress Avail. 2/9

obeygiant.com February  5, 2016
Power and Glory Letterpress Avail. 2/9

Power and Glory Letterpress 100% cotton archival paper with deckled edges. Signed and numbered edition of 450. 10 inches by 13 inches. OBEY publishing... [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]

CLASS ACTS OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS 2/27

obeygiant.com February  5, 2016
CLASS ACTS OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS 2/27

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present Class Acts, an exhibition featuring work by Albert Reyes, Andrea Joyce Heimer, Benjamin Murphy, Jen Ray, and Sean... [Read more]

OBEY x Jamie Reid

obeygiant.com February  4, 2016
OBEY x Jamie Reid

The Sex Pistols changed my life. When I was a 14-year-old skateboarder, a friend played me “Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols,” and that moment... [Read more]

LAST CHANCE TO SEE STEVE KEENE’S “MODULAR SYNTHESIS”

obeygiant.com February  4, 2016
LAST CHANCE TO SEE STEVE KEENE’S “MODULAR SYNTHESIS”

Steve Keene’s “Modular Synthesis” closes Saturday, February 13 at Subliminal Projects! This is your last chance to see Keene’s debut Tattooed Plywood... [Read more]

Hurry up spring…

thepotholegardener.com February  2, 2016
Hurry up spring…

As we make our way through the depths of winter (although to be fair it hasn’t been too terrible in London this winter) I thought I’d post a few recent... [Read more]

Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

obeygiant.com February  2, 2016
Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

PBS is airing a documentary by my friend Antonino D’Ambrosio based on his book “A Heartbeat and a Guitar: Johnny Cash and the Making of Bitter Tears,” the... [Read more]

This week my friends I am honored to have work in a...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  2, 2016
This week my friends I am honored to have work in a wonderful...

This week my friends I am honored to have work in a wonderful show at Andrew Edlin Gallery. Andrew Edlin Gallery is pleased to present the group... [Read more]

I was talking to my students about Richard Diebenkorn...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  2, 2016
I was talking to my students about Richard Diebenkorn yesterday...

I was talking to my students about Richard Diebenkorn yesterday and I thought he would be interesting to look at today. He went through several stages of... [Read more]

NEW ART PIECE IN BEVERLY BOULEVARD, LOS ANGELES

woostercollective.com February  1, 2016
NEW ART PIECE IN BEVERLY BOULEVARD, LOS ANGELES

It's on Beverly Boulevard where you can find the latest Dourone art piece titled “Medio lleno, medio vacío."  In English: half full, half empty. The... [Read more]

REPRESENT.US FIGHTS MONEY IN POLITICS – WATCH CBS SUNDAY...

obeygiant.com February  1, 2016
REPRESENT.US FIGHTS MONEY IN POLITICS – WATCH CBS SUNDAY MORNING TO LEARN MORE

Money in politics continues to be an issue at the top of the list of my concerns for the United States and I’m glad I’m not alone. Represent.US is a... [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]

Library Street Collective Presents: Shepard Fairey, Cleon...

obeygiant.com January 30, 2016
Library Street Collective Presents: Shepard Fairey, Cleon Peterson, Faile, Swoon, and more!

Check out Shepard’s work amongst the great lineup for Library Street Collective’s next show. The show opens Saturday, February 27th, 7-9pm. If you’re in... [Read more]

Obey 3 Face Collage Signed Offset Print Set Avail. 2/2

obeygiant.com January 29, 2016
Obey 3 Face Collage Signed Offset Print Set Avail. 2/2

Obey 3 FaceCollage Signed Offset Print Set 18 inches x 24 inches Offset prints on cream speckle tone paper. Signed by Shepard Fairey. Open edition (not... [Read more]

St+Art India: Never Crew in New Delhi

streetartnews.net January 28, 2016
St+Art India: Never Crew in New Delhi

We continue our ongoing coverage of the excellent St+Art India festival with Never Crew and their latest piece in New Delhi. Never Crew is a duo from... [Read more]

“Shinoya” by Fin DAC in Melbourne, Australia

streetartnews.net January 28, 2016
“Shinoya” by Fin DAC in Melbourne, Australia

As mentioned last week, our friend Fin DAC had one final stop on his short Australian tour… this time in Melbourne. He spent 3 days there in the district... [Read more]

JUSTKIDS x Bicicleta Sem Freio Limited Edition T-Shirt

streetartnews.net January 28, 2016
JUSTKIDS x Bicicleta Sem Freio Limited Edition T-Shirt

For the first time ever, JUSTKIDS is producing a unique limited edition screen-printed t-shirt in collaboration with famed Brazilian Street Artist Bicicleta... [Read more]

PAINTED OCEANS: KEEPING THE RED SANDS SEA FORTS ALIVE

obeygiant.com January 28, 2016
PAINTED OCEANS: KEEPING THE RED SANDS SEA FORTS ALIVE

More from the PAINTED OCEANS team: The longevity and restoration of the Red Sands Sea Forts is our top priority. However, without a huge influx of support... [Read more]

FEEL THE BERN WITH THE RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS!

obeygiant.com January 28, 2016
FEEL THE BERN WITH THE RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS!

“I’m supporting Bernie Sanders for President because I think that he’s the candidate most likely to work for the needs of normal people, not the wealthy and... [Read more]

“MARY KALI” BY RAVI ZUPA AVAILABLE NOW

obeygiant.com January 27, 2016
“MARY KALI” BY RAVI ZUPA AVAILABLE NOW

Ravi Zupa is a very talented guy and I love his work. He’s definitely one of my favorite artists and I am happy to support him. My friends at Poster Child... [Read more]

St+Art India: “Graffiti Are The Weeds Of Art” by Shoe in...

streetartnews.net January 27, 2016
St+Art India: “Graffiti Are The Weeds Of Art” by Shoe in New Delhi

We are currently in India for the 2016’s edition of St+Art India which is currently taking place on the busy streets of New Delhi. Niels “Shoe” Meulman is... [Read more]

“Uma Cabra” by Bordalo II in Rome, Italy

feedproxy.google.com January 27, 2016
“Uma Cabra” by Bordalo II in Rome, Italy

After a few days of work, Bordalo II just wrapped up a brand new street installation close to the Station Termini in Rome, Italy. Entitled “Uma Cabra”, the... [Read more]

“The Rebirth Of Ganzo” by Saner in Los Cabos, Mexico

streetartnews.net January 27, 2016
“The Rebirth Of Ganzo” by Saner in Los Cabos, Mexico

Our friend Saner is currently in Mexico where he just finished working on a brand new piece at the Hotel Ganzo somewhere on the streets of Los Cabos. A few... [Read more]

Animated Heart Piece by Lonac in Croatia

streetartnews.net January 27, 2016
Animated Heart Piece by Lonac in Croatia

Lonac recently spent a few days working on this impressive animated piece at a secret location in his hometown of Zagreb. Mixing the stop animation technique... [Read more]

'Higher Ground' Street Artist Donk installs a huge wheat...

hookedblog.co.uk January 26, 2016
'Higher Ground' Street Artist Donk installs a huge wheat paste in Hackney Wick, London

Late last week with the London winter sun making an appearance we ventured outdoors with our camera to check out what's new on the streets. After a quick... [Read more]

THE PAINTED OCEANS KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE!

obeygiant.com January 26, 2016
THE PAINTED OCEANS KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE!

Art to me is really about the challenge. An exotic location with a major challenge that most other people from the street art and graffiti world wouldn’t... [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]

Banksy is Miserables over Calais Jungle

graffoto1.blogspot.fr January 25, 2016
Banksy is Miserables over Calais Jungle

Photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland except where statedNews involving refugees is a daily staple, police using CS gas makes disturbingly frequent... [Read more]

Banksy “The Miserables” in London, UK

streetartnews.net January 24, 2016
Banksy “The Miserables” in London, UK

After Dismaland and a few recent pieces in France, Banksy is finally back in London, UK where he just unveiled this brand new piece which shows Cosette from... [Read more]

THE ART OF THE POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS THIS SATURDAY!

obeygiant.com January 22, 2016
THE ART OF THE POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS THIS SATURDAY!

Shepard has artwork in “The Art of the Political Revolution,” a national group art exhibition put on by HVW8 Gallery in conjunction with the official 2016... [Read more]

America’s Savings Print Release

obeygiant.com January 21, 2016
America’s Savings Print Release

America’s Savings is the next in my series of images about the need to overhaul the American campaign finance system. End corruption, get money out of... [Read more]

Surface: 17 Cities, 12 Countries

streetartnews.net January 21, 2016
Surface: 17 Cities, 12 Countries

Microsoft launched the Designed on Surface project to showcase the many ways that artists Do Great Things. The global project enabled artists in 17 cities... [Read more]

Citizens United vs. FCC – Attack on Democracy

obeygiant.com January 21, 2016
Citizens United vs. FCC – Attack on Democracy

“What we need is a power shift, and that begins by taking corporations out of our democracy” – Joel Francis via Pay 2 Play Today is the 6th anniversary of... [Read more]

STEVE KEENE’S MODULAR SYNTHESIS UP UNTIL FEB. 13

obeygiant.com January 20, 2016
STEVE KEENE’S MODULAR SYNTHESIS UP UNTIL FEB. 13

See pictures from Steve Keene’s “Modular Synthesis” which opened this past Saturday, Jan. 16 at Subliminal Projects. The show features Keene’s... [Read more]

“Shinka” by Fin DAC in Adelaide, Australia

streetartnews.net January 19, 2016
“Shinka” by Fin DAC in Adelaide, Australia

Our friend Fin DAC continues his painting trip down under, hopping from city to city and state to state. He’s currently in Adelaide where he’s just... [Read more]

“Gravity” by Deih in Valencia, Spain

streetartnews.net January 19, 2016
“Gravity” by Deih in Valencia, Spain

Our friend Deih is back on the streets of his hometown, Valencia in Spain where he just finished working on this brand new piece. The popular Spanish... [Read more]

Dot Dot Dot New Pieces in Oslo, Norway

streetartnews.net January 19, 2016
Dot Dot Dot New Pieces in Oslo, Norway

It’s been few months since we’ve seen DotDotDot‘s last large mural painted in Stavanger for Nuart 2015, and he recently released a new series of works from... [Read more]

Coverage: Rick Powell “Changing Directions” in New York City

streetartnews.net January 19, 2016
Coverage: Rick Powell “Changing Directions” in New York City

The one and only Ricky Powell, AKA The Rickster, AKA The Funky Uncle, AKA Uncle Sloppy, AKA Plorp Master Funk, AKA The Dirty Doorman, AKA The Kool Substitute... [Read more]

solidARTy.org Art Fundraising Auctions Continue

streetartnews.net January 18, 2016
solidARTy.org Art Fundraising Auctions Continue

Our friends from solidARTy.org project started a new year with a fresh batch of rare artworks that are being auctioned on their website. With 100% of their... [Read more]

RoamCouch “Armored Pure” in Okuda Garden, Japan

streetartnews.net February  5, 2016

Roamcouch is back with another colorful and whimsical mural which was just complete in Okuda Garden, on 630-1,Higashimusubu, Gifu,Japan entitled “Armored... [Read more]

St+Art India: Never Crew in Lodhi Colony, New Delhi

streetartnews.net February  5, 2016

While you discovered some images from their first piece a few days ago, Never Crew just finished working on a second artwork on the streets of New Delhi in... [Read more]

“Contradiction” by Hyuro in Madrid, Spain

streetartnews.net February  3, 2016

Hyuro just sent us a series of nice images from her latest artwork “Contradiction” which was just completed on the streets of Madrid in Spain. This wall... [Read more]

“Elephants” by ROA in Bangkok, Thailand

streetartnews.net February  3, 2016

While we last heard from him in Puerto Rico a few weeks ago, ROA is now in Southern Asia where he was invited to create new pieces on the streets of Bangkok... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Nick Walker

streetartnews.net February  3, 2016

Everyone’s favorite “vandal” is back in NYC making trouble again.  The infamous Nick Walker not only has several gigantic murals all over New York City, but... [Read more]

“Huemul” by Pastel in Buenos Aires, Argentina

streetartnews.net February  3, 2016

Our buddy Pastel is back in Buenos Aires where he spent the last few days working on a brand new street piece. As usual with the talented Argentinean... [Read more]

Video - Pin K4P Painting in Los Angeles Using Kobra Paint

graffiti.graffhead.com February  2, 2016

Check out this video showing Pin K4P bombing his name over and over using Kobra Paint. Did you catch the blunt? Filmed and edited by 2Ninjas. Visit... [Read more]

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streetartnews.net February  1, 2016

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A Lawyer Talks about Copyrights in Street Art

stencilarchive.org January 23, 2016

Legal Information 6 Things You Must Know About Copyrights in Street ArtMegan Ralstin for Art Law JournalArtist’s rights in their street art, whether... [Read more]