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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]

15 Nov: Stencil Archive Presenting at Howard Zinn Book Fair

stencilarchive.org November  7, 2015
15 Nov: Stencil Archive Presenting at Howard Zinn Book Fair

Stencil Archive News Have any plans Sunday, November 15? Come out to the Howard Zinn Book Fair and hear me give a 15 minute presentation on stencils... [Read more]

Conor Harrington JAZ" collaborate on a large mural in Sao...

streetartnews.net October 30, 2015
Conor Harrington JAZ" collaborate on a large mural in Sao Paulo

Franco Fasoli and Conor Harrington recently completed a huge new mural as part of the O.bra street art Festival which took place in Largo do Arouche on the... [Read more]

Sanctum

acer1.blogspot.com October 25, 2015
Sanctum

In September 1990 I began the daily commute to school in central Bristol from Horfield, down Gloucester Rd, across the centre and up Redcliffe hill. For 5... [Read more]

Pace Prints Extend Exhibition to Nov. 7

obeygiant.com October 23, 2015
Pace Prints Extend Exhibition to Nov. 7

Pace Prints has extended their current exhibition of new editions by Shepard to November 7th. The new series of prints are featured on handmade paper,... [Read more]

Evoca1 unveils "Imperishable Relics", a new mural in...

streetartnews.net October 19, 2015
Evoca1 unveils "Imperishable Relics", a new mural in Vienna, Austria

Our friend Evoca1 is currently in Europe where he just finished working on a brand new piece somewhere on the streets of Vienna in Austria.Entitled... [Read more]

Fintan Magee "The Water Carriers", a new installation in...

streetartnews.net October 13, 2015
Fintan Magee "The Water Carriers", a new installation in Sydney

Fintan Magee just sent us a series of images from his newest installation which was just completed somewhere on the streets of Sydney, Australia.The image of... [Read more]

REMI ROUGH: HOME EXHIBITION

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk October  8, 2015
REMI ROUGH: HOME EXHIBITION

‘Home' is Remi Rough’s first London solo exhibition of new works since 2009 and represents a homecoming for the artist.Home alludes to London itself. Remi... [Read more]

LUSUS NATURAE by 100TAUR & HISHAM ECHAFAKI

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk October  8, 2015
LUSUS NATURAE by 100TAUR & HISHAM ECHAFAKI

Lusus Naturae is a two-person exhibition with French artists 100TAUR and Hisham Echafaki featuring a series of new paintings, drawings and three dimensional... [Read more]

Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables

obeygiant.com October  5, 2015
Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables

A few years ago I worked with Michael Stewart Foley on an image for his WitnessTorture.org campaign to close Guantanamo Bay. Recently, as apart of the 33 1/3... [Read more]

Unexpected '15: Maser creates a new mural in Fort Smith,...

streetartnews.net September 15, 2015
Unexpected '15: Maser creates a new mural in Fort Smith, Arkansas

We continue our ongoing coverage of the Unexpected Festival which recently took place on the streets of Fort Smith in Arkansas.Curated by JustKids, the... [Read more]

The nautilus of doom!!! Great exhibit at the Museum of...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com September 12, 2015
The nautilus of doom!!!

Great exhibit at the Museum of Natural...

The nautilus of doom!!! Great exhibit at the Museum of Natural History. [Read more]

Yup. (at American Museum of Natural History)

elbowtoe.tumblr.com September 12, 2015
Yup. (at American Museum of Natural History)

Yup. (at American Museum of Natural History) [Read more]

Rock Style Opening at SOTHEBY’S london

obeygiant.com September  9, 2015
Rock Style Opening at SOTHEBY’S london

Jeffrey Deitch and Tommy Hilfiger present “Rock Style,” an exhibit featuring work by leading photographers documenting seminal bands throughout history,... [Read more]

James Earley unveils a series of new pieces in Dublin,...

streetartnews.net September  5, 2015
James Earley unveils a series of new pieces in Dublin, Ireland

While we last heard from him in London earlier this summer, James Earley just sent us a series of images from his newest street pieces which were recently... [Read more]

Preview: "Printology" Print Retrospective Exhibition @...

streetartnews.net September  1, 2015
Preview: "Printology" Print Retrospective Exhibition @ Fort Smith's University of Arkansas

Later this week, the "Printology" exhibition will be opening in Fort Smith at the University of Arkansas, new Windgate Arts and Design Building. This... [Read more]

Cece unveils a new mural on the beach of Siouville-Hague,...

streetartnews.net August 31, 2015
Cece unveils a new mural on the beach of Siouville-Hague, France

French artist Cece just finished working on a beautiful eye piece located somewhere on the beach of Siouvilhle-Hague in France.The artist says: The basic... [Read more]

First New York Show in Five Years / Still Questioning...

obeygiant.com August 20, 2015
First New York Show in Five Years / Still Questioning Everything

“On Our Hands” opens at Jacob Lewis Gallery on September 17 in New York. Read more about it in T: The New York Times Style Magazine. Thanks for the support!... [Read more]

"Kim Kardashian naked along with Jesus" Swedish artist...

streetartnews.net August 14, 2015
"Kim Kardashian naked along with Jesus" Swedish artist Herr Nilsson takes New York

Kim Kardashian’s oily naked back is painted on a brick wall in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Her head is replaced by Jesus Christ’s, looking up to the sky with... [Read more]

Support Jack Healey!

obeygiant.com August 14, 2015
Support Jack Healey!

Jack Healey is the former director of Amnesty International and has always been an outspoken human rights activist and supporter. He’s the one that... [Read more]

Super-A paints a new mural in Vlissingen, Netherlands

streetartnews.net August 14, 2015
Super-A paints a new mural in Vlissingen, Netherlands

While we last heard from him a few weeks ago in Goes with a giant pigeon, Super-A just finished working on a brand new piece on the streets of Vlissingen in... [Read more]

BIO

ladyaiko.com January 21, 2013
BIO

– AIKO 東京生まれ、NY在住。90年代後半FAILEを結成した後、06年ソロ活動開始、以降 AIKOの名で世界のストリート&コンテンポラリーアートワールドで活動中。 Aiko was born in Tokyo, Japan and has lived and worked in New... [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]

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]

YASH - Luthens Gränd, Stockholm

blog.ulamongedesigns.com October 17, 2015

YASH - Luthens Gränd, Stockholm from YASH on Vimeo. Stockholm has for many years had a zero tolerance policy against graffiti and everything around it. The... [Read more]

BBC - A Brief History of Graffiti (2015)

blog.ulamongedesigns.com September 16, 2015

Dr Richard Clay goes in search of what it is that has made us scribble and scratch mementoes of our lives for more than 30,000 years. From the prehistoric... [Read more]