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Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

Art and travel are among two of our favourite things so when an email came through inviting us to the Marrakech Biennale we were pretty excited especially as... [Read more]

Upfest partners with Mr Men Little Miss to create Mr Graff

hookedblog.co.uk April 26, 2016
Upfest partners with Mr Men Little Miss to create Mr Graff

Everyone favourite childhood story book characters Mr Men s 45th anniversary celebrations, the Mr Graff character has been designed by Bristol based graffiti... [Read more]

King Khan’s new 7” “American Goddamn” is AVAILABLE NOW –...

obeygiant.com April 23, 2016
King Khan’s new 7” “American Goddamn” is AVAILABLE NOW – NEW PICS!

“I’m a big fan of King Khan’s garage funk; it’s trippy, rockin’, and completely infectious. King Khan and I talked about collaborating and ‘America Goddamn’... [Read more]

ASK PRESIDENT OBAMA TO GRANT CLEMENCY FOR LEONARD PELTIER...

obeygiant.com April 18, 2016
ASK PRESIDENT OBAMA TO GRANT CLEMENCY FOR LEONARD PELTIER TODAY!

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

BERNIE 2016: ART OF POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS IN NYC 4/16!

obeygiant.com April 13, 2016
BERNIE 2016: ART OF POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS IN NYC 4/16!

“You have my promise that as President, I will be an arts President. I will continue to advocate strongly for robust funding of the arts in our cities,... [Read more]

TOMAS YOUNG’S WAR – BOOK RELEASE

obeygiant.com April 12, 2016
TOMAS YOUNG’S WAR – BOOK RELEASE

Today is the release of “Tomas Young’s War,” a book about the incredibly powerful journey of soldier-turned-antiwar activist Tomas Young. Young was an... [Read more]

Giveaway - Acelondon Peaceduck T-shirt

hookedblog.co.uk April  8, 2016
Giveaway - Acelondon Peaceduck T-shirt

Hookedblog are currently in Oostende, Belgium for the first edition of the Crystal Ship festival which opened last week. As with most coastal cities the... [Read more]

French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 31, 2016
French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic, kicking off the ninth invasion of London,UK

London — There was excitement yesterday among the London street art community as news and images began appearing online hinting at a visit from the elusive... [Read more]

Cesar Chavez Day

obeygiant.com March 31, 2016
Cesar Chavez Day

Today is Cesar Chavez Day.  I think about Cesar Chavez daily because my studio is on the part of Sunset that turns into Cesar Chavez Boulevard in Echo Park.... [Read more]

Louis Masai paints a Red-shanked Douc in Walthamstow,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 23, 2016
Louis Masai paints a Red-shanked Douc in Walthamstow, London for The Body Shop

Hookedblog has been spending some time further east in Walthamstow over the past weekend (19-20 March), catching up with our friends at Wood Street Walls... [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]

ELLE Street Art Murals in East London

hookedblog.co.uk February 28, 2016
ELLE Street Art Murals in East London

American street artist Elle based out of Brooklyn was in London recently on a quick visit before heading off to Cuba. She was one of a number of artists... [Read more]

Interview: Education & Precaution Can Help End Gun Violence

obeygiant.com February 26, 2016
Interview: Education & Precaution Can Help End Gun Violence

Check out the latest “You Can Do Something About It” interview feat. Shepard on the topic of gun violence in America. Read the article via Maria Shaver,... [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]

BERNIE SANDERS SHIRTS AVAILABLE NOW!

obeygiant.com February 17, 2016
BERNIE SANDERS SHIRTS AVAILABLE NOW!

Bernie Sanders is the real deal and I feel it’s important for me to voice my support for his bid for President. I think he’s the candidate who will look out... [Read more]

LESS THAN 24 HOURS LEFT TO PURCHASE “WHERE TO INVADE...

obeygiant.com February 12, 2016
LESS THAN 24 HOURS LEFT TO PURCHASE “WHERE TO INVADE NEXT” SCREEN PRINT!

Michael Moore’s new film, “Where To Invade Next,” releases nationwide tomorrow. To coincide with the film, Shepard has created a screen print offered... [Read more]

Where to Invade Next Poster Release

obeygiant.com February  9, 2016
Where to Invade Next  Poster Release

Shepard designed the poster for Michael Moore’s new film Where to Invade Next, which releases nationwide this Friday, February 12. The poster is available... [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]

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]

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]

America’s Savings Print Release

obeygiant.com January 21, 2016
America’s Savings Print Release

America’s Savings is the next in my series of images about the need to overhaul the American campaign finance system. End corruption, get money out of... [Read more]

Hookedblog's Best of 2015 — Street Art Videos

hookedblog.co.uk January 17, 2016
Hookedblog's Best of 2015 — Street Art Videos

The last two years have seen us here at Hookedblog compile a collection of beautifully shot street art films and time lapses videos that we have featured /... [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]

Hula in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 20, 2015
Hula in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

While we last heard from him in sunny Florida a few days ago, Hula aka Sean Yoro is now in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand where he was invited by the good lads... [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]

"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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

New Dec. Photo Upload on Stencil Archive

stencilarchive.org December  6, 2015
New Dec. Photo Upload on Stencil Archive

Stencil Archive News The TARDIS gets a stencil. More surprises in store for today's Stencil Archive uploads. Music support by WRAS, WREK, and KTRU.... [Read more]

“Desert Rose” by El Mac In Mesa, Arizona

streetartnews.net May  2, 2016

El Mac recently finished working on a new mural commissioned by the Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum in Mesa (east Phoenix), Arizona. The image is based on... [Read more]

Preview: “Between The Lines” @ The Mine Dubai

streetartnews.net May  1, 2016

Later this month, an exciting group exhibition entitled “Between The Lines” will be opening in Dubai, United Arab Emirates at The Mine Gallery. Curated by... [Read more]

“I AM YOU | YOU ARE ME” by Ricky Lee Gordon in Chicago

streetartnews.net April 27, 2016

Ricky Lee Gordon just sent us some images from his latest mural entitled “I AM YOU | YOU ARE ME” which was just finished on the streets of Chicago. Painted... [Read more]

Case & 2Alas collaborate in Wynwood, Miami

streetartnews.net April 15, 2016

Boom! A stunning collaboration just appeared on the streets of Miami with 2Alas and Case Ma’Claim. Painting for the Little Haiti Project in Wynwood, the... [Read more]

The Crystal Ship: Zio Ziegler in Oostende, Belgium

streetartnews.net April  5, 2016

Zio Ziegler has landed on planet Belgium where he was invited by the good lads from the Crystal Ship to beautify the streets of Oostende. Known For His... [Read more]

Studio Visit: Andrew Schoultz

streetartnews.net April  4, 2016

A couple weeks back I headed over to Andrew Schoultz‘s Downtown Los Angeles studio for a little studio visit to have a quick look-see at this newest body of... [Read more]

“Trump Muted” by Pøbel on Hollywood Boulevard

streetartnews.net April  3, 2016

Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star was just enhanced with a muted sign painted by Norwegian artist Pøbel. As you can see in the video above, the... [Read more]

“Mālama” by Hula in North America

streetartnews.net March 16, 2016

While we last heard from him in Honolulu, Hawaii, Sean Yoro aka The Hula just sent us some fresh images from his latest piece which was just completed at an... [Read more]

Marrakech Biennale: Street Art Project

streetartnews.net March  6, 2016

For the first time since its inauguration, the Marrakech Biennale includes urban art as part of its integral programme. Eleven leading international and... [Read more]

POW! WOW! Hawaii: Hebru Brantley in Honolulu

streetartnews.net March  3, 2016

We continue our comprehensive coverage of POW! WOW! Hawaii 2016 with the legend from Chicago known as Hebru Brantley. After taking over the streets of his... [Read more]

POW! WOW! Hawaii: Hula in Honolulu

streetartnews.net March  2, 2016

Hula is also in Hawaii for POW! WOW! 2016 where he was invited to create a new piece on the streets of Honolulu. Hula travels the world creating paintings... [Read more]

POW! WOW! Hawaii: Kevin Lyons in Honolulu

streetartnews.net March  2, 2016

Kevin Lyons is a creative director, designer, illustrator and typographer who lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. Most recently, Lyons was a Partner and... [Read more]

POW! WOW! Hawaii: Audrey Kawasaki in Honolulu

streetartnews.net February 25, 2016

While you discovered some progress images a few days ago, Audrey Kawasaki has now finished working on her first outdoor mural in Honolulu. In town for POW!... [Read more]

POW! WOW! Hawaii: Alex “Defer” Kizu in Honolulu

streetartnews.net February 22, 2016

Alex “Defer” Kizu is one of the premier OG West Coast graffiti writers that has been pushing for years his unique style in both the streets and galleries.... [Read more]

Street Art Mural in North Hollywood by KIPTOE

blog.ulamongedesigns.com February  1, 2016

Street Art Mural in North Hollywood by KIPTOE from Kiptoe on Vimeo. Mural and video all created by Kiptoe himself. Created April 2015 [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]