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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]

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]

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]

Saying goodbye to Vandalog contributor Laura Patricia Calle

blog.vandalog.com November 28, 2015
Saying goodbye to Vandalog contributor Laura Patricia Calle

This week, we at Vandalog lost a friend and colleague, as well as one of the most promising (and already accomplished) public art advocates in the United... [Read more]

PHILADELPHIA MURAL ARTS MURAL DEDICATION DEC. 1

obeygiant.com November 23, 2015
PHILADELPHIA MURAL ARTS MURAL DEDICATION DEC. 1

Join the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and the Friends Center as they celebrate two new murals created by Shepard this fall as part of Open Source,... [Read more]

PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE,...

obeygiant.com November 20, 2015
PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE, LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE EIFFEL TOWER

Shepard unveils his latest work “Earth Crisis:” a giant sphere suspended between the first and second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a call to action to address... [Read more]

PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE,...

obeygiant.com November 20, 2015
PARIS // COP21: SHEPARD REVEALS EARTH CRISIS GLOBE, LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE EIFFEL TOWER

Shepard unveils his latest work “Earth Crisis:” a giant sphere suspended between the first and second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a call to action to address... [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]

Hula creates new pieces on Icebergs in North America

streetartnews.net November 11, 2015
Hula creates new pieces on Icebergs in North America

Sean Yoro better known as The Hula is back in action with a series of brand new pieces which just got painted somewhere near a large glacier in North... [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]

The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces Of October 2015

streetartnews.net November  1, 2015
The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces Of October 2015

1. Blu - Italy It's finally the time of the month which marks the release of our popular Street Art Top 10 ranking for October 2015.Taking the first spot... [Read more]

A giant portrait by Jorge Rodriguez Gerada in Paris 13th,...

streetartnews.net November  1, 2015
A giant portrait by Jorge Rodriguez Gerada in Paris 13th, France

The masters of portraits Jorge Rodriguez Gerada is currently in Paris, France where he just opened his latest exhibition "L'Eternel Instant Present" with the... [Read more]

Saber & Zes collaborate on a mural in Los Angeles

streetartnews.net October 28, 2015
Saber & Zes collaborate on a mural in Los Angeles

The "Arts District" in Downtown Los Angeles is slowly becoming an epicenter for the arts and art commerce. Unfortunately it also means the people who helped... [Read more]

INSA's GIF-ITI Project in Portland, USA

streetartnews.net October 27, 2015
INSA's GIF-ITI Project in Portland, USA

The latest animated mural by acclaimed GIF-ITI artist INSA, inspired by his five-weekresidency in Portland with Hollywood Theatre Education Programs and Open... [Read more]

Cleon Peterson "The Nightcrawler" Limited Edition Screen...

streetartnews.net October 27, 2015
Cleon Peterson "The Nightcrawler" Limited Edition Screen Print

Cleon Peterson just released a brand new edition entitled "The Nightcrawler" via his personal website.Available in two different flavors, Gold AND White, the... [Read more]

El Mac and Celso Gonzalez collaborate on a large mural in...

streetartnews.net October 22, 2015
El Mac and Celso Gonzalez collaborate on a large mural in Harlem, New York City

The Monument Art Festival recently took place on the streets of New York City where El Mac and Celso Gonzalez teamed up to work on this massive wall located... [Read more]

"#AROUNDTHEWORLD", a new mural by Bicicleta Sem Freio in...

streetartnews.net October 21, 2015
"#AROUNDTHEWORLD", a new mural by Bicicleta Sem Freio in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

While we last heard from them in California a few days ago, the globe-trotting Bicicleta Sem Freio are back in Brazil where they just finished working on a... [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]

"Wu-Tang Care Bears", a new piece by Jerkface in New York...

streetartnews.net October 19, 2015
"Wu-Tang Care Bears", a new piece by Jerkface in New York City

Yesterday afternoon, Jerkface spent his sunday working on a brand new piece in Nolita, New York City.After a few hours of work, the American artist unveiled... [Read more]

Dale Dreiling at Black Book Gallery

obeygiant.com October 15, 2015
Dale Dreiling at Black Book Gallery

Studio Number One designer Dale Dreiling has a show coming up at Black Book Gallery in Colorado. Jim Houser and Isaac Tin Wei Lin will also be showing, so... [Read more]

Case unveils a new piece in Jersey City, USA

streetartnews.net October 15, 2015
Case unveils a new piece in Jersey City, USA

The Bushwick Collective and Manacontemporary recently joined forces to bring over our buddy Case Ma'Claim on the streets of Jersey City.The German street... [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]

Saner paints a large mural in Philadelphia

streetartnews.net October 13, 2015
Saner paints a large mural in Philadelphia

After Zaragoza in Spain, Saner is now back in North America where he was invited by the Mural Arts program to create a new mural in Philadelphia.The Mexican... [Read more]

Buenos Aires artist Mart Aire returns to London

hookedblog.co.uk October 13, 2015
Buenos Aires artist Mart Aire returns to London

Argentinian artist Mart Aire has been on a four month Europeon tour and returned to London this week before he heads home to South America. We last heard... [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]

'Estamos Todos Los Que Cabemos’, a new mural by Faith47...

streetartnews.net October 12, 2015
'Estamos Todos Los Que Cabemos’, a new mural by Faith47 in New York City

Our friend Faith47 is currently in North America where she just finished working on a brand new mural in Harlem for Monument Art.This new piece was painted... [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]

David De La Mano & Pablo S. Herrero collaborate on two...

streetartnews.net October  5, 2015
David De La Mano & Pablo S. Herrero collaborate on two pieces in Winter Haven, Florida

Two years after their first stop in Winter Haven, David De La Mano and Pablo S. Herrero are back in town for a new round of murals.The prolific duo spent a... [Read more]

Recap: The Art at "Life Is Beautiful 2015" with Banksy,...

streetartnews.net October  5, 2015
Recap: The Art at "Life Is Beautiful 2015" with Banksy, D*Face...

D*Face Last week-end in Nevada, the "Life Is Beautiful" Festival took place in downtown Las Vegas with an impressive music, art and culinary line-up.... [Read more]

Fashion: Greg Mike x Big Bad Wolf T-Shirt

streetartnews.net October  2, 2015
Fashion: Greg Mike x Big Bad Wolf T-Shirt

Our friends from Big Bad Wolf in Hawaii, just released a great new tee for kids with Greg Mike. The American artist has become known for pieces that... [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]

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]