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SHEPARD CURATING 8TH ANNUAL YOUNG LITERATI TOAST 2/20

obeygiant.com February 13, 2016
SHEPARD CURATING 8TH ANNUAL YOUNG LITERATI TOAST 2/20

The 8th Annual Young Literati toast curated by Amanda and Shepard Fairey is happening Feb. 20! Come out for an evening of readings, music, and comedy and... [Read more]

OBEY AWARENESS: JOE STRUMMER FOUNDATION

obeygiant.com February 12, 2016
OBEY AWARENESS: JOE STRUMMER FOUNDATION

The Clash are my all-time favorite band and their frontman, Joe Strummer, is a hero of mine for his music, lyrics, wit, compassion for the underdog, and... [Read more]

Shoutout from Bernie!

obeygiant.com February 10, 2016
Shoutout from Bernie!

Congratulations to Bernie Sanders on winning the New Hampshire primary! It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Bernie and his campaign. The Red Hot Chili... [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]

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]

Miniature stencil works in London by Italian street...

hookedblog.co.uk February  3, 2016
Miniature stencil works in London by Italian street artist Alice Pasquini

This week has seen the welcome return to the streets of London from Italian street artist Alice Pasquini. We last caught up with the Rome based street artist... [Read more]

KAWS in England

woostercollective.com February  2, 2016
KAWS in England

Brooklyn-based KAWS is about to open his first-ever UK museum exhibition at Yorkshire Sculpture Park.  A relevant artist for today's generation, he engages... [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]

KAWS first UK museum show at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 28, 2016
KAWS first UK museum show at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

KAWS, one of street art’s favourite artists, who has previously collaborated with Pharrell, Kate Moss and Kanye West, is about to open his first-ever UK... [Read more]

Another London “art dealer” chops up a mural

blog.vandalog.com January 27, 2016
Another London “art dealer” chops up a mural

Photo courtesy of Stik. London-based street artist Stik is internationally known for painting cute stick figures that just generally make people smile.... [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]

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]

Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

The elusive Brooklyn based street artist Elle is not so elusive anymore.  She has finally after years of anonymity is finally stepping out of the shadows and... [Read more]

Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

obeygiant.com December 17, 2015
Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

Jack Healey is a champion of human rights. He was integral in my portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi which helped shine the light on the human rights issues in... [Read more]

Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

obeygiant.com December 17, 2015
Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

Jack Healey is a champion of human rights. He was integral in my portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi which helped shine the light on the human rights issues in... [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]

“Heaven & Hell on Earth” by iNO in Fortaleza, Brazil

streetartnews.net December 14, 2015
“Heaven & Hell on Earth” by iNO in Fortaleza, Brazil

iNO was recently invited in Brazil to paint for the Concreto Street Art Festival which took place on the streets of Fortaleza. Entitled “Heaven , the Greek... [Read more]

Banksy creates new pieces in Calais, France

streetartnews.net December 11, 2015
Banksy creates new pieces in Calais, France

After Dismaland, Banksy continues to hightlight the migrant crisis and horrific living conditions of Syrian refugiees in the Jungle of Calais by painting a... [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]

X-Mas Special - Where it all began for Kate Moss

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com December  7, 2015
X-Mas Special - Where it all began for Kate Moss

The photographer, Kate Garner, who was already known as part of the new-wave pop project Haysi Fantayzee, spotted Kate Moss early in 1989 amongst the... [Read more]

“Codo a Codo” by INTI in Wynwood, Miami

streetartnews.net December  6, 2015
“Codo a Codo” by INTI in Wynwood, Miami

We continue our ongoing coverage of Art Basel Miami 2015 with INTI and his newest piece. Painting at the iconic Wynwood Walls location, the Chilean street... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Kevin Peterson

streetartnews.net December  4, 2015
Artist Interview: Kevin Peterson

Kevin Peterson has an unparalleled passion for urban details, abandoned places in which young princesses are led by calm bears. Maybe you’ve been lucky... [Read more]

The Hula blends water and street art in Florida

streetartnews.net December  1, 2015
The Hula blends water and street art in Florida

Sean Yoro aka The Hula just finished working on a brand new piece somewhere in West Palm Beach, Florida. Inspired by being confined into our own boxes, the... [Read more]

Stour Collective 2015

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk November 24, 2015
Stour Collective 2015

Hackney Wick's Stour Space is proud to present their 8th collective exhibition featuring Stour Space studio residents. For 2015 participating artists and... [Read more]

Vhils newest portrait in Hong-Kong

streetartnews.net November 23, 2015
Vhils newest portrait in Hong-Kong

Alexandre Farto aka Vhils is spending some time in Asia where he's currently working on several new interesting projects in Hong-Kong. Breaking away from the... [Read more]

Luka Rados paints "Laocoon", a new piece in Banja Luka,...

streetartnews.net November 23, 2015
Luka Rados paints "Laocoon", a new piece in Banja Luka, Bosnia

Banja Luka, hometown of Flaster festival, just got richer by a fresh piece by a young local artist, Luka Radoš. Luka spent some 30hrs working on this... [Read more]

Helping people is complicated, especially if you’re a...

blog.vandalog.com November 19, 2015
Helping people is complicated, especially if you’re a famous street artist or an art collector

28 Millimeters, Women Are Heroes. Action in Kibera Slum, General View, Kenya, 2009. Photo by JR. Helping people is difficult. Recently, I heard a... [Read more]

Colombian street artist Stinkfish returns to London

hookedblog.co.uk November 15, 2015
Colombian street artist Stinkfish returns to London

Colombian Street Artist Stinkfish has been back in London over the last fews weeks in the run up to his first solo exhibition in London. We bumped into the... [Read more]

Stinkfish unveils a new mural in East London, UK

streetartnews.net November 11, 2015
Stinkfish unveils a new mural in East London, UK

After the successful opening of his solo exhibition at Pure Evil Gallery on Leonard Street in East London, Stinkfish had the opportunity to paint another... [Read more]

Street art tackles the crisis for migrants

blog.vandalog.com November  7, 2015
Street art tackles the crisis for migrants

A still from DE-FENCE. Image courtesy of DE-FENCE. Earlier this week, two very different pieces of street art landed in my inbox within half an hour of... [Read more]

Stinkfish & MazatL collaborate on a new piece in London, UK

streetartnews.net November  4, 2015
Stinkfish & MazatL collaborate on a new piece in London, UK

Stinkfish is back in the UK where he will soon be opening his latest exhibition at Pure Evil Gallery in East London.In the meantime, the Colombian artist... [Read more]

"The Rebuild" a new mural by Fintan Magee in Kiev, Ukraine

streetartnews.net November  1, 2015
"The Rebuild" a new mural by Fintan Magee in Kiev, Ukraine

Eastern Europe is once again welcoming Fintan Magee which just finished gracing the streets of Kiev in Ukraine with a brand new mural.Entitled "The Rebuild",... [Read more]

Guido Van Helten's paints a stunning mural in Kiev, Ukraine

streetartnews.net October 29, 2015
Guido Van Helten's paints a stunning mural in Kiev, Ukraine

Jumping from one continent to another, Guido Van Helten is now in Eastern Europe where he just finished to paint a piece somewhere on the streets of Kiev in... [Read more]

Ever paints a large mural in Harlem, New York City

streetartnews.net October 19, 2015
Ever paints a large mural in Harlem, New York City

Ever was also part of this year's line-up for Monument Art which took place on the busy streets of Harlem in New York City."The second conquest" is a piece... [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 Deacon of Dark River", a new mural by Li-Hill in...

streetartnews.net October 13, 2015
"The Deacon of Dark River", a new mural by Li-Hill in Reykjavik, Iceland

Li-Hill's latest wall was done in Reykjavik on the old Iceland Opera building as part of Wall Poetry in collaboration with Urban Nation. Paired with a... [Read more]

Stinkfish unveils a new piece in Medellin, Colombia

streetartnews.net October 13, 2015
Stinkfish unveils a new piece in Medellin, Colombia

The one and only Stinkfish is back in Colombia where he just finished working on a brand new piece somewhere on the streets of Medellin.As usual with the... [Read more]

washingtonpost: The post-verbal brilliance of Young Thug 

12ozprophet.tumblr.com October  9, 2015
washingtonpost:

The post-verbal brilliance of Young Thug 

washingtonpost: The post-verbal brilliance of Young Thug  [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]

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]

Borondo unveils a new mural in Lodz, Poland

streetartnews.net October  7, 2015
Borondo unveils a new mural in Lodz, Poland

Our friend Borondo is currently in Poland where he just finished working on a massive new piece somewhere on the streets of Lodz.Painting for the LodzMurals... [Read more]

Natalia Rak unveils a new mural in Ragusa, Italy for...

streetartnews.net October  5, 2015
Natalia Rak unveils a new mural in Ragusa, Italy for FestiWall

Natalia Rak was also in Sicily where she was invited by the good people from FestiWall to create a new mural on the streets of Ragusa. The Polish artist... [Read more]

The 'GRAFrica' Spaza store, City of Gold

soloone.blogspot.com October  5, 2015
The 'GRAFrica' Spaza store, City of Gold

For this years City of Gold Festival we created a Spaza store in the exhibition space. Working with young people from the Streetlight School we sold artwork... [Read more]

Herakut creates a new mural in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net October  2, 2015
Herakut creates a new mural in Rome, Italy

German duo Herakut spent some time in sunny Italy where they had the chance to work on the side of a huge building in Rome.In town for the Street Heart... [Read more]

NOS VEMOS EN VENECIA

obeygiant.com September 29, 2015
NOS VEMOS EN VENECIA

Legendary west coast skate and surf artist Kevin Ancell has a new art show opening up. Check it out! -Shepard RVCA IS PROUD TO PRESENT ‘NOS VEMOS EN... [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]

Pow! Wow!: Work In Progress by Audrey Kawasaki in Hawaii

streetartnews.net February 10, 2016

We are currently in Honolulu, Hawaii for the excellent Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2016 edition. All the artists are now in the district of Kaka’Ako getting started on... [Read more]

Release: Swoon Edline Edition Variants

blog.papermonster.net November 30, 2015

* To be released on Thursday, December 3rd at around 12noon EST * Paper Monster is very excited to announce the release of Swoon's Edline Edition Variant... [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]