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New Los Angeles Mural: Darby Crash X Gary Leonard

obeygiant.com May  3, 2016
New Los Angeles Mural: Darby Crash X Gary Leonard

Last Friday, my crew and I painted a mural of Darby Crash, the singer of LA punk band The Germs, on Echo Park Blvd. The location is owned by Gary Leonard,... [Read more]

Danger No Smoking Screen-Print Avail. 5/5!

obeygiant.com May  2, 2016
Danger No Smoking Screen-Print Avail. 5/5!

This screen-print from 1990 is the very first image I made addressing the environmental and health hazards of gasoline. I took this photograph in Providence,... [Read more]

Saw this on the train with my boys coming back from the...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 29, 2016
Saw this on the train with my boys coming back from the Museum...

Saw this on the train with my boys coming back from the Museum of Natural History. They spotted it. I gotta say I was pretty stoked. #ufo #907 #graffiti... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Small Arms Inspection Building

jermalism.blogspot.fr April 25, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Small Arms Inspection Building

Co-written by Jerm & Ninja IX It has been a while, but we're back with a BANG! Quite literally.We found ourselves on a beautiful Spring morning standing at... [Read more]

Saving Banksy? A film about taking street pieces off the...

blog.vandalog.com April 18, 2016
Saving Banksy? A film about taking street pieces off the wall

Still from Saving Banksy This week, a curious film will premier at the Nashville Film Festival: Saving Banksy, a documentary about the legality, politics,... [Read more]

Irish artist MASER transforms The Standard Pub in E17 for...

hookedblog.co.uk April 14, 2016
Irish artist MASER transforms The Standard Pub in E17 for WoodStreet Walls

Following the opening of his debut UK solo show 'Orbiting on the Periphery' at Lazarides Gallery currently on show until the 5th May, Irish artist Maser... [Read more]

Capturing a Culture, a photographic history of...

obeygiant.com April 11, 2016
Capturing a Culture, a photographic history of countercultures

Check out this comprehensive exposé of some of the most influential countercultural movements, including the unholy-trinity that most influenced me:... [Read more]

Arthur Dove, 1931 Fields of Grain as Seen from Train I...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com March 30, 2016
Arthur Dove, 1931
Fields of Grain as Seen from Train

I love...

Arthur Dove, 1931 Fields of Grain as Seen from Train I love looking back at art history and seeing how it gets repurposed today, because it does and it... [Read more]

From Bumfights to #BlackLivesMatter, Indecline exploits...

blog.vandalog.com March 28, 2016
From Bumfights to #BlackLivesMatter, Indecline exploits it all

Still from Indecline’s #BlackLivesMatter: Hollywood film Indecline, the street art collective known for their Rape Trump mural and the world’s largest... [Read more]

Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street...

hookedblog.co.uk March 27, 2016
Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street Art Festival

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event which was... [Read more]

PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches in...

hookedblog.co.uk March 24, 2016
PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches  in Waltham Forest

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event launched... [Read more]

Shepard X Casey Ryder collab. prints Avail. 3/24!

obeygiant.com March 21, 2016
Shepard X Casey Ryder collab. prints Avail. 3/24!

“Casey Ryder might not be a name you know, but he has been doing great art and design for years, and has applied his talents to countless Obey and Studio... [Read more]

John Fekner on Blu, Bologna, and the nature of street art

blog.vandalog.com March 18, 2016
John Fekner on Blu, Bologna, and the nature of street art

Once the site of a mural by Blu in Bologna, now buffed by Blu and his team. Photo from blublu.org. Last week, we covered Blu‘s protest in Bologna, where... [Read more]

“Out Of Line” opens at Subliminal Projects 4/9

obeygiant.com March 15, 2016
“Out Of Line” opens at Subliminal Projects 4/9

Shepard’s gallery, Subliminal Projects, is pleased to present “Out Of Line,” an exhibition featuring work by Aaron Li-Hill, Guno Park, Mark Powell, and Von.... [Read more]

ONE MORE THAN FOUR

lykenlove.wordpress.com March  8, 2016
ONE MORE THAN FOUR

I’m writing this post a week into a five week “Cryptic” research residency at Cove Park, a creative retreat overlooking Loch Long in Argyll and Bute. It... [Read more]

A Brief History of Lost Pets(Detail), 2016 Charcoal,...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com March  3, 2016
A Brief History of Lost Pets(Detail), 2016
Charcoal, pencil,...

A Brief History of Lost Pets(Detail), 2016 Charcoal, pencil, conte, watercolor, acrylic and cut paper on paper #art #fineart #contemporaryArt #drawing... [Read more]

A Brief History of Lost Pets(Detail), 2016 Charcoal,...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com March  3, 2016
A Brief History of Lost Pets(Detail), 2016
Charcoal, pencil,...

A Brief History of Lost Pets(Detail), 2016 Charcoal, pencil, conte, watercolor, acrylic and cut paper on paper #art #fineart #contemporaryArt #drawing... [Read more]

A Brief History of Lost Pets, 2016 Charcoal, pencil,...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com March  3, 2016
A Brief History of Lost Pets, 2016
Charcoal, pencil, conte,...

A Brief History of Lost Pets, 2016 Charcoal, pencil, conte, watercolor, acrylic and cut paper on paper #art #fineart #contemporaryArt #drawing #charcoal... [Read more]

Hanksy’s (bowel) movement trolls Trump

blog.vandalog.com February 20, 2016
Hanksy’s (bowel) movement trolls Trump

Hanksy outside of a polling place in South Carolina. Photo courtesy of Hanksy. Today is the South Carolina Republican primary. So, of course, the... [Read more]

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]

Slogan Art

woostercollective.com February  9, 2016
Slogan Art

Irish writer and filmmaker Rockatansky grabs us with his slogan art, creating formal epigrams, slogans and commentary. His work (and writing) is about... [Read more]

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]

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]

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]

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]

“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]

Neo-Victorian Maximalism Exhibition by Fiftyseven AKA...

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 19, 2016
Neo-Victorian Maximalism Exhibition by Fiftyseven AKA Steve Mitchell

‘Neo-Victorian Maximalism’ is the first solo show from Fiftyseven, the pseudonym of London based illustrator, typographer and graphic designer Steve... [Read more]

Nano 4814 mural censored in Besançon, France

blog.vandalog.com January 18, 2016
Nano 4814 mural censored in Besançon, France

Nano 4814. Photo by Quentin Coussirat. Last June, during the 5th edition of Bien Urbain (a Public Art Festival in Besançon, France) the Spanish artist... [Read more]

Neonia (Universe Of)

graffoto1.blogspot.com January  9, 2016
Neonia (Universe Of)

Brixton BlocStockwell Road, London SW9 9TP 2 Jan - 8 Jan (possibly to be extended)Hello Saarf London, I see you got a new universe and jolly impressive and... [Read more]

Beers London Present Gilded Chaos

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January  8, 2016
Beers London Present Gilded Chaos

Beers London is proud to present Gilded Chaos, the gallery’s first solo exhibition with the London-based Benjamin Murphy. Murphy will spend two weeks prior... [Read more]

A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

stencilarchive.org January  8, 2016
A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

Historical Item News Articles A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the WorldThe discovery in a remote part of Indonesia has scholars rethinking... [Read more]

//Ramiriquí//

stinkfish.wordpress.com December 31, 2015
//Ramiriquí//

Ramiriquí :: Boyacá :: Colombia :: diciembre 2015 // ▲ A partir de una fotografía de Alfonso Esguerra Gómez // Retrato patológico de paciente con cáncer... [Read more]

“Rotokaha” by Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 28, 2015
“Rotokaha” by Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

After completing his Taaniko mural last week for the Street Prints Mauao Festival, our friend Fin DAC hung around in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand to paint... [Read more]

“Rotokaha” by Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 28, 2015
“Rotokaha” by Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

After completing his Taaniko mural last week for the Street Prints Mauao Festival, our friend Fin DAC hung around in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand to paint... [Read more]

Daas in Osaka, Japan

streetartnews.net December 20, 2015
Daas in Osaka, Japan

Daas just sent us a series of images showcasing his latest mural which was just finished somewhere on the streets of Osaka in Japan. This mural was... [Read more]

Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 18, 2015
Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

Fresh from Miami, our friend Fin DAC is now in New Zealand where he’s spent the last few days, with a host of other international and local artists painting... [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]

WITNESS AGAINST TORTURE IN CUBA

obeygiant.com November 30, 2015
WITNESS AGAINST TORTURE IN CUBA

I have been opposed to the Guantanamo Bay detention camp since it opened because I think all human beings have the right to the same due process of law... [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]

Found a great gem at the Museum of Natural History – the...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com November 15, 2015
Found a great gem at the Museum of Natural History – the...

Found a great gem at the Museum of Natural History – the Discovery Room. The boys got to excavate dinosaur bones and work with a group to assemble a dinosaur... [Read more]

hyperallergic: As contemporary updates to early Northern...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com November 13, 2015
hyperallergic:

As contemporary updates to early Northern...

hyperallergic: As contemporary updates to early Northern Renaissance paintings and ukiyo-e woodblock prints have shown, GIFs have become a popular way... [Read more]

Irish Gold Part 18

lostinthemood.wordpress.com December 14, 2014
Irish Gold Part 18

Filed under: Graffiti & Art, Pictures [Read more]

Ian Strange covers historical building in over 600 sq...

streetartnews.net April 18, 2016

Australian artist Ian Strange recently spent some time in lovely Poland where he has created a new site-specific installation,  covering a former residential... [Read more]

Backwards

iammorley.squarespace.com April  4, 2016

"And they all pretend they're orphans and their memory's like a train... you can see it getting smaller as it pulls away. And the things you can't remember... [Read more]

Add Fuel in Gaeta, Italy

streetartnews.net March 19, 2016

The always excellent Memorie Urbane Festival is kicking off its 2016 season with a brand new mural from Add Fuel. Painting on the streets of Gaeta in... [Read more]

Video: "The Unexpected" Street Art Festival in Fort...

streetartnews.net November 23, 2015

Here comes the latest video recap of The Unexpected Street Art Festival, organized by 64.6 Downtown and curated by JUSTKIDS, which happened September... [Read more]

The Invaders World premiere NYC Nov. 15

obeygiant.com November 11, 2015

This film looks amazing and the score was done by my friend King Khan. If you are in NYC Sun. make sure to check it out! -Shepard Click here to view The... [Read more]