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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]

The City Of Gold, Johannesburg

soloone.blogspot.com October 12, 2015
The City Of Gold, Johannesburg

For this years City Of Gold Festival Kevin Love, Rekso, Zesta and Solo joined forces to paint a production on Auret St in Jeppe.We hope you like the results. [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]

New Interview with Fast Co.

obeygiant.com October  7, 2015
New Interview with Fast Co.

Check out Shepard’s new interview with Fast Company on Art, Advertising, and Propaganda below. POST-“HOPE” POSTER: SHEPARD FAIREY ON ART, ADVERTISING,... [Read more]

Date Change for Covert To Overt Opening

obeygiant.com October  6, 2015
Date Change for Covert To Overt Opening

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. New... [Read more]

GOP Playlist for DETAILS MAGAZINE

obeygiant.com September 30, 2015
GOP Playlist for DETAILS MAGAZINE

DETAILS Magazine asked Shepard to create a playlist inspired by 14 of some choice comments made at the last Republican Party presidential debate. Click... [Read more]

COVERT TO OVERT Signed Book

obeygiant.com September 28, 2015
COVERT TO OVERT Signed Book

My newest book and my first with Rizzoli, COVERT TO OVERT: The Under/Overground Art of Shepard Fairey, comes out tomorrow. I’m very proud of it because I’m... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY: A STEADY DRUMBEAT INSIDE AND OUT

obeygiant.com September 28, 2015
SHEPARD FAIREY: A STEADY DRUMBEAT INSIDE AND OUT

Check out this great deconstruction of Shepard’s recent New Jersey mural via Brooklyn Street Art. In addition to detailed shots of the mural, the article... [Read more]

Connecting street and studio

blog.vandalog.com September 24, 2015
Connecting street and studio

One of the most common questions I get from people outside of the street art world is some variation on “How do street artists show in galleries?” My... [Read more]

Interview with Goon Hugs

blog.vandalog.com September 22, 2015
Interview with Goon Hugs

Goon Hugs Stickers – Photo by Goon Hugs Melbourne has always had a healthy and organic sticker culture, whether it be writers with their slap tags, or the... [Read more]

Exhibition opening: Angeles Agrela - Extensions fragility

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com September 16, 2015
Exhibition opening: Angeles Agrela - Extensions fragility

We are pleased to show ten brand new drawings by Spanish artist Angeles Agrela: http://bit.ly/1DXgQ76"This is a new and still ongoing series that I began in... [Read more]

New Interview with BlackBOOK on Art and Corruption

obeygiant.com September 15, 2015
New Interview with BlackBOOK on Art and Corruption

Check out this interview I did with BlackBook on art and power abuse, and the upcoming show at Jacob Lewis Gallery in New York. The show opens this... [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]

Okuda Paints a Great Mural in Swiss Alps For Vision Art...

streetartnews.net August 26, 2015
Okuda Paints a Great Mural in Swiss Alps For Vision Art Festival

Okuda recently spent few days in Swiss alps, working on this fantastic new piece for the first edition of the unique Vision Art Festival. Being one of the... [Read more]

San Francisco hitting up graffiti vandals with costly...

stencilarchive.org August 22, 2015
San Francisco hitting up graffiti vandals with costly civil suits

Legal Information News Articles San Francisco hitting up graffiti vandals with costly civil suits By C.W. Nevius for the SF ChronicleAugust 21, 2015... [Read more]

"I Am You You Are Me", a new mural by Freddy Sam in Cape...

streetartnews.net August 14, 2015
"I Am You You Are Me", a new mural by Freddy Sam in Cape Town

Freshly returned from Portugal, Freddy Sam is already back at work in Cape Town, South Africa where he just finished working on a new mural. Entitled "I Am... [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]

Die Kunstagentin

cityleaks-festival.de August 30, 2015

Ausstellung in Kooperation mit CityLeaks VIVID BUNCH VOL #2  mit Hense, Will Barras, Know Hope Maastrichter Str. 26 Do. – Sa. 12:00 – 20:00 Uhr [Read more]

Die Kunstagentin

cityleaks-festival.de August 30, 2015

Ausstellung in Kooperation mit CityLeaks VIVID BUNCH VOL #2  mit Hense, Will Barras, Know Hope Maastrichter Str. 26 Do. – Sa. 12:00 – 20:00 Uhr [Read more]

Die Kunstagentin

cityleaks-festival.de August 30, 2015

Vernissage Ausstellung in Kooperation mit CityLeaks VIVID BUNCH VOL #2  mit Hense, Will Barras, Know Hope Maastrichter Str. 26 5. September, 11:00 – 22:00... [Read more]