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Montreal's MURAL Festival 2016 Edition

hookedblog.co.uk May  6, 2016
Montreal's MURAL Festival 2016 Edition

Montreal, Cananda — Last summer saw us here at Hookedblog taking to the skies and hitting North America for a #HookedblogonTour adventure. Following a short... [Read more]

Earth Day 2016

obeygiant.com April 22, 2016
Earth Day 2016

Every day should be Earth Day! Here’s a photograph from my studio showing some of the art that I’m working on right now for an upcoming show that I hope... [Read more]

The Rainbow Road

woostercollective.com April 11, 2016
The Rainbow Road

“Some colours for all the travellers: for joy and hope, for love and unity. More than a thousand tiles, all different but all the same“. Mademoiselle... [Read more]

Street Artist Sails into Ostend, Belgium for the The...

hookedblog.co.uk April  6, 2016
Street Artist Sails into Ostend, Belgium for the The Crystal Ship Festival

Belgium — We are currently making our way across Europe on route to the coastal city of Ostend for the Crystal Ship festival via the Eurostar. This will be... [Read more]

Small detail of a study for a new painting. My time...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com March 31, 2016
Small detail of a study for a new painting.
My time recently in...

Small detail of a study for a new painting. My time recently in terms of analog art production has focused primarily on drawing. I have a few paintings in... [Read more]

Walkabout. This ship(the grey one) has been sitting in...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com March 23, 2016
Walkabout.

This ship(the grey one) has been sitting in this...

Walkabout. This ship(the grey one) has been sitting in this cove for ages, from what I understand at least 2 decades. One of the few stagnant parts of... [Read more]

Thanks @ny1 for reporting on this story and taking my...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February 29, 2016
Thanks @ny1 for reporting on this story and taking my concern...

Thanks @ny1 for reporting on this story and taking my concern seriously enough to mention it in conjunction with your story. I hope that our councilman... [Read more]

Captain Heresay was on the scene. Today there was a...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February 28, 2016
Captain Heresay was on the scene. Today there was a tragic hit...

Captain Heresay was on the scene. Today there was a tragic hit and run in Park Slope at the intersection of 9th St and 5th Ave. I am sick of seeing people... [Read more]

“George Fest” DVD and Album Available Now

obeygiant.com February 27, 2016
“George Fest” DVD and Album Available Now

If you’re a fan of George Harrison, be sure to check out the impressive album and DVD “George Fest: A Night To Celebrate The Music of George Harrison,”... [Read more]

PaperMonster is on Patreon!!

papermonster.wordpress.com February 25, 2016
PaperMonster is on Patreon!!

 I am excited to share that PaperMonster has joined Patreon. Patreon is a site where you can become a patron and donate monthly to support your favorite... [Read more]

If you don’t program this will not mean much of anything...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February 18, 2016
If you don’t program this will not mean much of anything...

If you don’t program this will not mean much of anything to you, but to me at this moment I could not be prouder. Everything is wired together, and... [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]

Abandonment Issues: Peterborough County Jail

jermalism.blogspot.fr February  1, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Peterborough County Jail

The Electric City, Peterborough, Ontario, is best known for it's National Historic Site, the world's tallest hydraulic boat lifts known as the Liftlocks, as... [Read more]

My wife’s amazing show is wrapping up tonight. Many...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  1, 2016
My wife’s amazing show is wrapping up tonight. Many thanks...

My wife’s amazing show is wrapping up tonight. Many thanks to those of you that have donated to this project or went and saw the show. I hope it gets legs... [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]

WALK THROUGH NIGHT

obeygiant.com January 18, 2016
WALK THROUGH NIGHT

I’m excited to hear the stories that Katie uncovers on her journey through her podcast Walk Through Night. Katie is an extremely talented designer that has... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Isaac Cordal

streetartnews.net January 12, 2016
Artist Interview: Isaac Cordal

With the simple act of miniaturization and thoughtful placement, Isaac Cordal magically expands the imagination of pedestrians finding his sculptures on the... [Read more]

Shepard on Steve keene’s Modular Synthesis – opening at...

obeygiant.com December 30, 2015
Shepard on Steve keene’s Modular Synthesis – opening at Subliminal Projects 1/16

When I first discovered the work of Steve Keene in the 90’s I was fascinated by his process of working quickly to create multiple versions of paintings that... [Read more]

"Thread of Life" : New mural in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

mac-arte.blogspot.com December 17, 2015
"Thread of Life" : New mural in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

These are photos of my most recent mural painted in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, as part of the Igloo Hong Project. It is based on my photographs of a local Khmer... [Read more]

PaperMonster : Stencil Art Tutorial “The Evolution of a...

papermonster.wordpress.com December  8, 2015
PaperMonster : Stencil Art Tutorial “The Evolution of a Painting”

 I wanted to share another quick tutorial. It is about the evolution of a painting. As the years pass and we create new paintings we begin to develop a... [Read more]

Onur & Wes21 collaborate in Wynwood, Miami

streetartnews.net December  7, 2015
Onur & Wes21 collaborate in Wynwood, Miami

Onur and Wes21 has reached the shores of Florida where they were in town for Art Basel Miami 2015. Brought over by the good people from PangeaSeed and Urban... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

PaperMonster Stencil Art Tutorial

papermonster.wordpress.com November 30, 2015
PaperMonster Stencil Art Tutorial

Below is a quick and simple tutorial on how to make a stencil and develop a painting. Leave a comment below if you would like to see more or with any... [Read more]

Amazon.com’s Street Art Project, curated by Vandalog

blog.vandalog.com November 29, 2015
Amazon.com’s Street Art Project, curated by Vandalog

In December, an eclectic set of seven prints and editioned works from some of the world’s most interesting street artists will go for sale on… Amazon.com.... [Read more]

Last day in the studio for about a week. Heading down...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com November 22, 2015
Last day in the studio for about a week. Heading down after...

Last day in the studio for about a week. Heading down after teaching tomorrow to visit my wife’s family. I have so much to be thankful for including those of... [Read more]

"Earth Crisis", a new installation by Shepard Fairey @...

streetartnews.net November 20, 2015
"Earth Crisis", a new installation by Shepard Fairey @ the Eiffel Tower, Paris

Shepard Fairey is currently in Paris, France where he just unveiled his latest installation "Earth Crisis", an environmentally themed giant sphere hung... [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]

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]

Hula creates new pieces on Icebergs in North America

streetartnews.net November 11, 2015
Hula creates new pieces on Icebergs in North America

Sean Yoro better known as The Hula is back in action with a series of brand new pieces which just got painted somewhere near a large glacier in North... [Read more]

Tour in the Bay with Troy Lovegates

blog.vandalog.com November  3, 2015
Tour in the Bay with Troy Lovegates

Zio Zegler. San Francisco, SoMa. “Travel broadens the mind.” Well I really hope that’s true! I had the chance to spend a few days in the Bay area, which... [Read more]

"The Last Voyage", a new mural by DSIDE in Taupo, New...

streetartnews.net October 29, 2015
"The Last Voyage", a new mural by DSIDE in Taupo, New Zealand

Former BMD member, DSIDE just sent us some images from his latest piece of work which just spawned on the streets of Taupo in New Zealand.For his first solo... [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]

Herakut paints a new piece in Paris for Proj256

streetartnews.net October 15, 2015
Herakut paints a new piece in Paris for Proj256

Hera and Akut from Herakut recently visited Paris to create a new piece for the launch of a non-profit campaign Proj 256. Known for their social engagement... [Read more]

Deih creates a series of street pieces in Reykjavik, Iceland

streetartnews.net October 15, 2015
Deih creates a series of street pieces in Reykjavik, Iceland

While you discovered his big mural a few days ago, Deih was also pretty busy working on several smaller street pieces around Reykjavik in Iceland.The... [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]

New Auctions @ solidARTy.org

streetartnews.net April 30, 2016

Our friends over @ solidARTy.org recently started another series of auction raising funds to help refugees in Europe. This project started back in Nov 2015,... [Read more]

The Part of the Movie

iammorley.squarespace.com April  4, 2016

This is for the moment when things become clear- when it hits you what you need to do. I can only hope that we are given a few of these in our lives. [Read more]

Can I sing along?

iammorley.squarespace.com April  4, 2016

You look like sweeping violins and thunderous timpani. Like roaring brass and wailing guitars. You look like the twinkling of keys, danced upon by nimble... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Hula

streetartnews.net March  7, 2016

  Hula is quickly becoming a master of the female form, the images of his bathing women enjoying the warm Hawaiian seas or the ice lands have travelled the... [Read more]

La Rouille in Redon, France

streetartnews.net March  3, 2016

Meet La Rouille which translates to the rust, he is a French street artist that lives and works out of Rennes in France. La Rouille started painting about... [Read more]

2501 in Bovisa, Milano

streetartnews.net March  2, 2016

The master of black lines aka 2501 in back in Italy with a brand new piece that just popped up on the streets of his hometown, Milano. he uses a very... [Read more]

Hope your weekend ROCKS!!! #parkslope #brooklyn...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February 27, 2016

A video posted by @elbowtoe on Feb 26, 2016 at 5:35pm PST Hope your weekend ROCKS!!! #parkslope #brooklyn #airguitar #barnaby #longjohns #minions #stuart [Read more]

“Wild Boar” by Bordalo II in Bragança, Portugal

streetartnews.net February 25, 2016

Bordalo II is back in Portugal where he just finished working on one of his impressive installations somewhere on the streets of Bragança. Entitled “Wild... [Read more]

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]

Please Hold

iammorley.squarespace.com December  9, 2015

This piece includes an interactive sound element! I picked up this motion activated speaker and recorded an automated system telling me to "please remain on... [Read more]

New Zealand!

iammorley.squarespace.com November 17, 2015

I was asked by the lovely Jason Kelly if I could send some posters to Sumner, New Zealand. Sumner and the surrounding area had been hit recently by a major... [Read more]

SKYWRITING - OPENING RECEPTION!

iammorley.squarespace.com October 23, 2015

Thank you SOOOO much to everyone that came out to the opening reception for SKYWRITING last night! I was blown away by how many of you guys made it out! I'm... [Read more]