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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]

“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]

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]

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]

Jan 29: Synergy: Jef Aerosol, Lee Jeffries (London)

stencilarchive.org January 28, 2016
Jan 29: Synergy: Jef Aerosol, Lee Jeffries (London)

In the Galleries JEF AEROSOL 25/02/2016opening / vernissage : 28/01/2016 (18h > 21h)THE FRENCH ART STUDIO GALLERY, LONDON Synergy – When photography... [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]

Go see art in person. Instagram is the great equalizer....

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January 27, 2016
Go see art in person. 

Instagram is the great equalizer. 

I...

Go see art in person. Instagram is the great equalizer. I assume it is just image compression. I have seen it countless times now, work that hits on... [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]

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's London artwork highlights teargas use in Calais...

hookedblog.co.uk January 25, 2016
Banksy's London artwork highlights teargas use in Calais refugee camp

The internet was abuzz late Sunday afternoon with talk of a possible new stencil artwork from British artist Banksy. A number of various cropped images of... [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]

Elena Monzo - New prints

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr January 18, 2016
Elena Monzo - New prints

We have two wonderful new prints by Italian artist Elena Monzo available now: http://bit.ly/209RlsUDancers, contortionists, new image-symbol and pop-culture... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Ronald Kodritsch - mene, mene

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com January 16, 2016
Exhibition Opening: Ronald Kodritsch - mene, mene

Exhibition Opening: Ronald Kodritsch - mene, mene www.5piecesgallery.comRonald Kodritsch's (1970, Leoben/Austria) artistic field is a media-pluralistic one.... [Read more]

Pressing Play with STATIC at Lawrence Alkin Gallery

hookedblog.co.uk January 11, 2016
Pressing Play with STATIC at Lawrence Alkin Gallery

Back in February of 2015 we managed to catch up with image makers STATIC shortly after the completion of their largest mural (covered here) to date and their... [Read more]

Dan Kitchener's Downtown Mural

hookedblog.co.uk January  9, 2016
Dan Kitchener's Downtown Mural

As we have previously mentioned the unusually warm winter weather has seen a whole host of activity from the cities street artists on the streets over what... [Read more]

#tbt from 2007 at Leonard Street Gallery and my show...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January  7, 2016
#tbt from 2007 at Leonard Street Gallery and my show O'Wise King...

#tbt from 2007 at Leonard Street Gallery and my show O'Wise King How Long Will You Last. My wall piece was a retelling of Macbeth. I had 10 days to draw... [Read more]

Best Art & Culture Blog? Vote for us in the #UKBA16

hookedblog.co.uk January  5, 2016
Best Art & Culture Blog? Vote for us in the #UKBA16

As we kick off 2016 and ready ourselves for another fun filled year of creativity and colour we are happy to share with you we have be nominated for the 2016... [Read more]

2015 Street Art Flashback

graffoto1.blogspot.com January  5, 2016
2015 Street Art Flashback

All photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland except where statedThe big challenge to a writer attempting to review a year of street art is that the chosen... [Read more]

Photos: Stencil Art Group Show: Your Kid Can’t Do This @...

papermonster.wordpress.com January  4, 2016
Photos: Stencil Art Group Show: Your Kid Can’t Do This @ aMBUSH Gallery

My good friend Luke Cornish aka E.L.K (HERE) put together a group show of the top stencil artists from across the globe. The lineup of artists included: Blek... [Read more]

BERNIE SANDERS HAS A POSSE

obeygiant.com December 31, 2015
BERNIE SANDERS HAS A POSSE

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]

RIP Lemmy

obeygiant.com December 29, 2015
RIP Lemmy

“… you know I was born to lose, and gamblin’s for fools, but that’s the way I like it baby… I don’t wanna live forever!” I just found out Lemmy Kilmister has... [Read more]

Freddy Sam in Nagua, Dominican Republic

streetartnews.net December 26, 2015
Freddy Sam in Nagua, Dominican Republic

South African muralist Freddy Sam recently stopped by the city of Nagua in Dominican Republic to paint for the always excellent ArteSano street art project.... [Read more]

Freddy Sam in Nagua, Dominican Republic

streetartnews.net December 26, 2015
Freddy Sam in Nagua, Dominican Republic

South African muralist Freddy Sam recently stopped by the city of Nagua in Dominican Republic to paint for the always excellent ArteSano street art project.... [Read more]

Progress Photos: PaperMonster Boba Fett Drawing

papermonster.wordpress.com December 25, 2015
Progress Photos: PaperMonster Boba Fett Drawing

Last up we have the legendary bounty hunter Boba Fett. For this Star Wars character I wanted to stay in line with the Darth Vader concept (HERE). Boba Fett... [Read more]

Progress Photos: PaperMonster Darth Vader Drawing

papermonster.wordpress.com December 23, 2015
Progress Photos: PaperMonster Darth Vader Drawing

Continuing with yesterday’s (HERE) story on my Star Wars inspired drawing we come to the man himself DARTH VADER!! When trying to draw such an iconic... [Read more]

Progress Photos: PaperMonster Ewok Cosplay Drawing

papermonster.wordpress.com December 22, 2015
Progress Photos: PaperMonster Ewok Cosplay Drawing

Over a year ago I was commissioned to put together some concepts and try my own spin on some classic Star Wars characters. It is always difficult to jump... [Read more]

Free PaperMonster Star Wars iPhone 6/6S Wallpapers

papermonster.wordpress.com December 22, 2015
Free PaperMonster Star Wars iPhone 6/6S Wallpapers

In celebration of the new Star Wars film: The Force Awakens, I have created a new set of three (FREE!!!) iPhone 6 and 6S Wallpapers based on new drawing for... [Read more]

“Fake” by Sepe in Miami, Florida

streetartnews.net December 17, 2015
“Fake” by Sepe in Miami, Florida

The other day we were writing about the the collaborative project curated by Urban Nation and PangeaSeed Foundation, so today we’re revealing another piece... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Carlos Salazar Arenas - Stamps

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com December 16, 2015
Exhibition Opening: Carlos Salazar Arenas - Stamps

We are very pleased to show nine brand new works by gifted artist Carlos Salazar Arenas: http://bit.ly/1DXgQ76In all of Salazar’s work, there is a suggestive... [Read more]

PaperMonster : The Archangel

papermonster.wordpress.com December 14, 2015
PaperMonster : The Archangel

About a year back I was tasked with creating a commissioned art piece based on a statue located at Pennsylvania’s 30th Street Station.  Via WIKIPEDIA: “The... [Read more]

“Ablating machine” by NEVERCREW in Miami, Florida

streetartnews.net December 11, 2015
“Ablating machine” by NEVERCREW in Miami, Florida

NEVERCREW recently spent some time in Wynwood, Miami during Art Basel Miami for the collaborative project curated by Urban Nation and PangeaSeed Foundation,... [Read more]

A closer look at the Amazon Street Art Project

blog.vandalog.com December 11, 2015
A closer look at the Amazon Street Art Project

This week, Amazon launched the Amazon Street Art Project, which features new limited edition artwork from stikman, Faith47, AIKO, Gaia, Logan Hicks, Ganzeer,... [Read more]

Theorem Art in Williamsburg, VA

stencilarchive.org December 10, 2015
Theorem Art in Williamsburg, VA

Historical Item In the Galleries Colonial Williamsburg presents theorem art at Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art MuseumBy HOLLY PRESTIDGE Richmond... [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]

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]

Dain is back with “Flower Neck”, a limited edition...

streetartnews.net December  4, 2015
Dain is back with “Flower Neck”, a limited edition screen-print release

Elusive Brooklyn based street artist Dain is back with a brand new hand finished and affordable print entitled “Flower Neck”.  Each one of this edition of 75... [Read more]

Starting the next painting in earnest today. My entire...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com December  2, 2015
Starting the next painting in earnest today. My entire process...

Starting the next painting in earnest today. My entire process of image making has changed with this series, an attempt to keep the image in flux as long as... [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]

I had a blast shooting pictures of my wife and children...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com November 28, 2015
I had a blast shooting pictures of my wife and children...

I had a blast shooting pictures of my wife and children yesterday. I know I am biased but I think they are all so beautiful. I particularly love this image... [Read more]

Progress on the drawing for the linocut I will be pulling...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com November 24, 2015
Progress on the drawing for the linocut I will be pulling a...

Progress on the drawing for the linocut I will be pulling a small edition of to benefit The Millay Sisters fundraising campaign. It’s been a trick images as... [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]

Liberte Egalite Fraternite

obeygiant.com November 19, 2015
Liberte Egalite Fraternite

I’m with the people of Paris, in spirit and in body, in this most difficult time. I’m happy to be unveiling a project that addresses something that affects... [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]

New Interview with John Van Hamersveld!

obeygiant.com November 13, 2015
New Interview with John Van Hamersveld!

John Van Hamersveld has been a huge influence on me. He has created some amazingly iconic images like the Endless Summer surf movie poster. His Pinnacle Jimi... [Read more]

Aryz in Bangkok, Thailand

streetartnews.net February 12, 2016

Aryz recently spent some time in lovely Thailand where he was invited by the good lads from the Bukruk Festival to work on a new piece somewhere on the... [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]

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]