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Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

obeygiant.com February  2, 2016
Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

PBS is airing a documentary by my friend Antonino D’Ambrosio based on his book “A Heartbeat and a Guitar: Johnny Cash and the Making of Bitter Tears,” the... [Read more]

Anti-Immigration: Emotion Vs. Fact

obeygiant.com February  1, 2016
Anti-Immigration: Emotion Vs. Fact

Immigration is a hot-button issue, but I feel that much of the anti-immigration sentiment is driven by emotion more than fact. In this Zeitguide piece, Brad... [Read more]

THE ART OF THE POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS THIS SATURDAY!

obeygiant.com January 22, 2016
THE ART OF THE POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS THIS SATURDAY!

Shepard has artwork in “The Art of the Political Revolution,” a national group art exhibition put on by HVW8 Gallery in conjunction with the official 2016... [Read more]

Making A Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA

obeygiant.com January 15, 2016
Making A Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA

Brave New Films are close to releasing their new film “Making A Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA.” Check out the trailer for the documentary below. The film... [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]

REJECT FASCISM IN AMERICA: PETITION DONALD TRUMP NOW!

obeygiant.com December  8, 2015
REJECT FASCISM IN AMERICA: PETITION DONALD TRUMP NOW!

There are millions of peaceful Muslims in America and around the world who deplore Islamic extremist violence as much as Christians deplore Christian... [Read more]

REJECT FASCISM IN AMERICA: PETITION DONALD TRUMP NOW!

obeygiant.com December  8, 2015
REJECT FASCISM IN AMERICA: PETITION DONALD TRUMP NOW!

There are millions of peaceful Muslims in America and around the world who deplore Islamic extremist violence as much as Christians deplore Christian... [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]

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]

Open Source Project X Philadelphia

obeygiant.com October 12, 2015
Open Source Project X Philadelphia

I was invited by my friend, curator, and frequent collaborator, Pedro Alonzo to be part of the Open Source project he put together with the Philadelphia... [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]

Taking on Abuse of Power and Political Corruption in ‘On...

obeygiant.com October  2, 2015
Taking on Abuse of Power and Political Corruption in ‘On Our Hands’

“On Our Hands” is currently on view at Jacob Lewis Gallery in NYC. In case you missed it, check out Shepard’s in depth explanation of his new body of work... [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]

"Tyesha" a new mural by Camscale on the streets of Melbourne

streetartnews.net September 30, 2015
"Tyesha" a new mural by Camscale on the streets of Melbourne

Camscale has just finished working on another mural hidden away in a back street in Fitzroy, Melbourne. The commissioned street piece starring seventeen year... [Read more]

Unexpected '15: Vhils unveils a new mural in Fort Smith,...

streetartnews.net September 11, 2015
Unexpected '15: Vhils unveils a new mural in Fort Smith, Arkansas

After ROA, Vhils is the second artist to complete his mural in Downtown Fort Smith for the first edition of the excellent Unexpected Street Art Festival... [Read more]

Martin Ron & Jiant collaborate on a new mural in Hackney...

streetartnews.net August 11, 2015
Martin Ron & Jiant collaborate on a new mural in Hackney Wick, London

After a quick piece at the Truman Brewery a few days ago, Martin Ron just finished working on a massive piece with his buddy Jiant in the district of Hackney... [Read more]

CORPORATE WELFARE Signed and Numbered Screen Print

obeygiant.com August  7, 2015
CORPORATE WELFARE Signed and Numbered Screen Print

This print is a comment on corporate subsidy. While average Americans struggle to make ends meet, many profitable industries and corporations receive tax... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: "The Spear Fisherman", a new mural by...

streetartnews.net July 27, 2015
SeaWalls '15: "The Spear Fisherman", a new mural by Fintan Magee in Cozumel, Mexico

After bringing you some exclusive images a few days ago, Fintan Magee has now wrapped up his piece for PangeaSeed and SeaWalls in Cozumel, Mexico.Entitled... [Read more]

Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art

stencilarchive.org July 20, 2015
Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art

News Articles Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, July 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) —... [Read more]

RETNA unveils a giant mural in Copenhagen, Denmark

streetartnews.net July 16, 2015
RETNA unveils a giant mural in Copenhagen, Denmark

Denmark and Copenhagen are booming with Public Art and the latest addition is a brand new mural by RETNA which was just completed last night.Painting in the... [Read more]

Post 4th of July Reflection

obeygiant.com July  6, 2015
Post 4th of July Reflection

I did a good bit of reading of American political speeches over the weekend from Thomas Payne to the present. I never intend to embark on a civics lecture,... [Read more]

New London Mural from Chilean native Cekis

hookedblog.co.uk July  2, 2015
New London Mural from Chilean native Cekis

We have previous featured the new collaborative mural on Hanbury street featuring the vibrant work of Alexis Diaz and Elian (covered here) both of whom were... [Read more]

Positive-Propaganda: Paint It Black

obeygiant.com June 30, 2015
Positive-Propaganda: Paint It Black

I met Sebastian Pohl last fall when I was in Berlin painting my Rose Shackle/Make Art Not War mural. Sebastian explained his Positive-Propaganda project and... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Hebru Brantley

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
Artist Interview: Hebru Brantley

Hebru thnking big on S Wabash in Chicago prior to opening "Memoirs Of The Minimum Wage" Hebru Brantley's path in the art world started in his native Chicago... [Read more]

Pastel creates "Not Now", his latest mural in Gaeta, Italy

streetartnews.net June  8, 2015
Pastel creates "Not Now", his latest mural in Gaeta, Italy

From Argentina to Italy! Pastel is now in Gaeta where he was invited to paint a new piece for the Memorie Urbane Street Art Festival 2015.The Argentinean... [Read more]

Hula paints a series of stunning sea pieces in Hawaii

streetartnews.net May 21, 2015
Hula paints a series of stunning sea pieces in Hawaii

Get ready boys and girls... Here we go with a stunning and unbelievably creative new way of painting murals. Meet Sean Yoro aka Hula, a NYC-based artist... [Read more]

Case Ma'Claim brings new pieces to the streets of Los...

streetartnews.net May 11, 2015
Case Ma'Claim brings new pieces to the streets of Los Angeles, USA

Our friend Case Ma'Claim recently stopped by the city of Los Angeles where he was invited by Do Art Foundation to work on a series of new pieces.The German... [Read more]

Masai and Bailon collaborate on new street art piece in...

streetartnews.net May  8, 2015
Masai and Bailon collaborate on new street art piece in London,UK

Most collaborations take a few days to plan out and then to materialise on a wall. All it takes is a rough sketch and for the artists to agree on a time they... [Read more]

Pastel creates a new floral mural for Public '15 in...

streetartnews.net April 22, 2015
Pastel creates a new floral mural for Public '15 in Perth, Australia

With Public 2015 going strong over in Perth, Australia, we just received these images of the new mural painted by Argentinian artist, Francisco Diaz aka... [Read more]

Power Bidder

obeygiant.com April  2, 2015
Power Bidder

I have frequently talked about the many problems created by the current campaign finance structure. Corporate donations distort their influence in politics... [Read more]

Saving Murals from the SF Condo Boom

stencilarchive.org March 20, 2015
Saving Murals from the SF Condo Boom

News Articles Stencil Archive News Various Works: 2050 Bryant, CELLspaceKnow Your Street Art, SF Weekly by Jonathan Curiel [Read more]

Take Action NOW For Leonard Peltier!

obeygiant.com March 11, 2015
Take Action NOW For Leonard Peltier!

I have worked with a few Native American rights and advocacy groups over the years in an effort to combat, and raise awareness about, the pervasive injustice... [Read more]

Ruben Sanchez unveils a massive piece in Dubai, UAE

streetartnews.net February 22, 2015
Ruben Sanchez unveils a massive piece in Dubai, UAE

Our friend Ruben Sanchez is back in the United Arab Emirates where he just finished working on this new piece somewhere on the streets of Dubai.The Spanish... [Read more]

Customizing Radcliffe: From Elegant to Eclectic

en.blog.wordpress.com February 17, 2015
Customizing Radcliffe: From Elegant to Eclectic

A December 2014 addition to our library of themes, Radcliffe stands out with elegant yet modern fonts, large featured images, and clean navigation that gets... [Read more]

Jesse Reno - New prints

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr January  6, 2015
Jesse Reno - New prints

New works by American Art Brut artist Jesse Reno: http://bit.ly/1xO6YIUJesse Reno (1973, New Jersey/USA), is a self-taught mixed media painter. He has been... [Read more]

James Bullough creates a new mural in Dallas, USA

streetartnews.net December  3, 2014
James Bullough creates a new mural in Dallas, USA

James Bullough is currently in Texas where he was invited by the Handle With Care project to paint a new piece on the streets of Dallas.It took two weeks for... [Read more]

Louis Masai ThisIsNow Mural Project

graffoto1.blogspot.fr November 27, 2014
Louis Masai ThisIsNow Mural Project

All Art: by Louis Masailocations: Shoreditch, Camden, Brixton All photographs: NoLionsInEnglandYou wait all year for conscience driven awareness raising... [Read more]

Louis Masai: This Is Now mural project

graffoto1.blogspot.fr November 27, 2014
Louis Masai: This Is Now mural project

All Art: by Louis Masailocations: Shoreditch, Camden, Brixton All photographs: NoLionsInEnglandYou wait all year for conscience driven awareness raising... [Read more]

Pastel creates a beautiful mural on the streets of...

streetartnews.net November 19, 2014
Pastel creates a beautiful mural on the streets of Mendoza, Argentina

Our friend Francisco Diaz aka Pastel spent a few days in Mendoza, Argentina where he was invited to paint a new mural for the street art Festival... [Read more]

Protect the Sacred

obeygiant.com November 10, 2014
Protect the Sacred

I made this Protect the Sacred image in collaboration with National Geographic Photographer Aaron Huey in support of www.honorthetreaties.org, an... [Read more]

Time Magazine Cover

obeygiant.com November  9, 2014
Time Magazine Cover

I’ve been honored to do two Time Magazine covers, one of Barack Obama in 2008 and one of an Occupy Wall Street protester in 2011. Both of these covers... [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]

GIVING UP ON PRESIDENT OBAMA

obeygiant.com June 16, 2015

Included below is an e-mail exchange between Mr. Bradley Carlson of Miami, Florida.  Mr. Carlson reached out to Shepard to share his viewpoints and concern... [Read more]

Video: Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2015: Holoholo with John "Prime"...

streetartnews.net February 10, 2015

StreetArtNews has landed in lovely Hawaii where Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2015 and our live coverage is about to start!However, every year before painting begins, the... [Read more]

Still Dreaming

iammorley.squarespace.com January 19, 2015

Being that it is Martin Luther King Day, I felt it was right to repost the following blog... In the background of this poster is a piece of a letter written... [Read more]

Rebel Music 2

obeygiant.com November  7, 2014

I’m proud to be an executive producer on MTV’s new show Rebel Music. I’ve also created the visuals for the show. In the second season premiere we are... [Read more]

TILT - ELEVATE

vimeo.com November 19, 2012

Director: Benjamin Roudet / Big Addict Year: 2012 Music intro: Sam Cooke - A change is gonna come Label: RCA Victor label 1964 Music: Recordkingz feat.... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | FriendsWithYou

vimeo.com January  4, 2011

Interview with the founders of FriendsWithYou, Arturo Sandval and Sam Borkson, during Art Basel 2010. Friendswithyou had two exhibitions running during the... [Read more]