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Danger No Smoking Screen-Print Avail. 5/5!

obeygiant.com May  2, 2016
Danger No Smoking Screen-Print Avail. 5/5!

This screen-print from 1990 is the very first image I made addressing the environmental and health hazards of gasoline. I took this photograph in Providence,... [Read more]

Shepard X Ernesto Yerena: Obey Day of the Dead Avail. 5/5!

obeygiant.com May  2, 2016
Shepard X Ernesto Yerena: Obey Day of the Dead Avail. 5/5!

Available Thursday, May 5th – Shepard X Ernesto Yerena, Obey Day of the Dead print. Large Format version of the original Obey Day of the Dead print... [Read more]

Iggy Pop at the Greek Theatre

obeygiant.com April 29, 2016
Iggy Pop at the Greek Theatre

I went with friends to see Iggy Pop at the Greek Theatre last night and it was EFFIN AWESOME! I have seen Iggy, with and without various incarnations of the... [Read more]

Tomas Young’s War; National Speaking Tour

obeygiant.com April 29, 2016
Tomas Young’s War; National Speaking Tour

A national speaking tour will begin May 2, remembering Tomas Young, his fight to balance struggles as a paralyzed veteran with his drive to speak out for... [Read more]

UNIQUE HANDMADE ART ‘HI-FIDELITY’: SHEPARD X PRINTS ON WOOD

obeygiant.com April 25, 2016
UNIQUE HANDMADE ART ‘HI-FIDELITY’: SHEPARD X PRINTS ON WOOD

Releasing this Wednesday, April 27th! Shepard has collaborated with Prints On Wood to produce a unique piece of handmade art. The art can be hung on the... [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]

Earth Day 2016

obeygiant.com April 22, 2016
Earth Day 2016

Every day should be Earth Day! Here’s a photograph from my studio showing some of the art that I’m working on right now for an upcoming show that I hope... [Read more]

STUDIO NUMBER ONE: “THIS IS NOT A TEST” PRINT RELEASE

obeygiant.com April 22, 2016
STUDIO NUMBER ONE: “THIS IS NOT A TEST” PRINT RELEASE

In honor of Earth Day, my creative agency and design studio, Studio Number One, is releasing its limited edition prints online today! The series was designed... [Read more]

Natural Springs Signed Offset Avail. 4/26!

obeygiant.com April 21, 2016
Natural Springs Signed Offset Avail. 4/26!

Natural Springs Signed Offset Screen Print on thick cream Speckle Tone paper. 24 inches by 36 inches. Signed by Shepard Fairey. Open edition (not... [Read more]

R.I.P. Prince

obeygiant.com April 21, 2016
R.I.P. Prince

I am very sad to hear about Prince’s passing. In 2003, I was doing a show in Minneapolis, and I decided to use the opportunity to create a web of puns with... [Read more]

COACHELLA REMINDER: SHEPARD WILL BE DJING BERNIECHELLA 4/21!

obeygiant.com April 20, 2016
COACHELLA REMINDER: SHEPARD WILL BE DJING BERNIECHELLA 4/21!

Shepard will be DJing at #BERNIECHELLA, a mini-festival happening in Old Town Coachella on Thursday, April 21! Check out the official flyer and t-shirt... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY & CLEON PETERSON DESIGN NEW LAPL LIBRARY...

obeygiant.com April 19, 2016
SHEPARD FAIREY & CLEON PETERSON DESIGN NEW LAPL LIBRARY CARD!

Shepard with Mayor Eric Garcetti at the unveiling of the new Los Angeles Public Library Card “Thank you Library Foundation of Los Angeles and Mayor Eric... [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]

#Berniechella Block Party

obeygiant.com April 16, 2016
#Berniechella Block Party

If you’re heading to Coachella next weekend, I’ll be DJing at the #Berniechella Block Party, a mini-festival happening in Old Town Coachella on April 21 –... [Read more]

Obey Records X King Khan: America Goddamn

obeygiant.com April 15, 2016
Obey Records X King Khan: America Goddamn

“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]

Flaming Lips X Space Oddity

obeygiant.com April 15, 2016
Flaming Lips X Space Oddity

I love David Bowie AND the Flaming Lips, so it is no surprise I dig this Flaming Lips cover of Space Oddity, Bowie’s breakthrough hit from 1969 which many... [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]

Capturing a Culture, a photographic history of...

obeygiant.com April 11, 2016
Capturing a Culture, a photographic history of countercultures

Check out this comprehensive exposé of some of the most influential countercultural movements, including the unholy-trinity that most influenced me:... [Read more]

PARADISE IPA TO COMBAT OFF-SHORE DRILLING

obeygiant.com April 11, 2016
PARADISE IPA TO COMBAT OFF-SHORE DRILLING

Holy City Brewing in Shepard’s hometown of Charleston, South Carolina is releasing a special session ale called Paradise featuring Shepard’s “Paradise Turns”... [Read more]

Subliminal Projects SNAPCHAT walk-through 5pm TODAY!

obeygiant.com April  8, 2016
Subliminal Projects SNAPCHAT walk-through 5pm TODAY!

TODAY at 5pm: Follow my gallery Subliminal Projects on SNAPCHAT @subliminal_art for a sneak preview walk-through of, Out of Line, our group art show opening... [Read more]

Paint It Black Series X Poster Child Prints Avail. NOW!

obeygiant.com April  7, 2016
Paint It Black Series X Poster Child Prints Avail. NOW!

“Paint It Black Series” is now available exclusively through Poster Child Prints. The series features 3 screen prints, each 14 inches by 18 inches. Signed... [Read more]

TOMMY RAMONE PRINT RELEASE & RAMONES EXHIBIT OPENING IN NYC!

obeygiant.com April  6, 2016
TOMMY RAMONE PRINT RELEASE & RAMONES EXHIBIT OPENING IN NYC!

I first got into the Ramones in 1984 through my new circle of skateboarder friends and they quickly became one of my favorite groups. I saw them live in 1988... [Read more]

David Lynch Print – Support The David Lynch Foundation!

obeygiant.com April  1, 2016
David Lynch Print – Support The David Lynch Foundation!

Today marks the 1 year anniversary of The David Lynch Foundation’s Music Benefit.  Help support the foundation and pick up a limited edition David Lynch... [Read more]

STUDIO NUMBER ONE DESIGNS SUPURRIOR VIRTUAL MEOWITY...

obeygiant.com April  1, 2016
STUDIO NUMBER ONE DESIGNS SUPURRIOR VIRTUAL MEOWITY EXPERIENCES

I’m happy to announce that my creative agency, Studio Number One, has expanded capabilities to reach the feline population.  Please take a moment to check... [Read more]

“VICTORY IS PEACE” Video Recap

obeygiant.com March 31, 2016
“VICTORY IS PEACE” Video Recap

Recently my friend Sebastian Pohl and Positive Propaganda organized an art show in Munich, Germany titled “VICTORY IS PEACE” which included my artwork... [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]

P.O.P. Wave collab. with C.R. Stecyk III avail. 4/5!

obeygiant.com March 30, 2016
P.O.P. Wave collab. with C.R. Stecyk III avail. 4/5!

“This P.O.P. Wave print is a collaboration with artist and photographer Craig Stecyk A.K.A. C.R. Stecyk III. If you aren’t familiar with Stecyk by name, you... [Read more]

Our thoughts are with the victims in Brussels. Hoping...

obeygiant.com March 22, 2016
Our thoughts are with the victims in Brussels.  Hoping for peace.

From the archives, 2012. Peace Dove on Canvas. The post Our thoughts are with the victims in Brussels. Hoping for peace. appeared first on Obey Giant. [Read more]

Shepard X Casey Ryder collab. prints Avail. 3/24!

obeygiant.com March 21, 2016
Shepard X Casey Ryder collab. prints Avail. 3/24!

“Casey Ryder might not be a name you know, but he has been doing great art and design for years, and has applied his talents to countless Obey and Studio... [Read more]

HUF X OBEY NEW VIDEO

obeygiant.com March 18, 2016
HUF X OBEY NEW VIDEO

Obey Clothing sat down with Shepard and Keith Hufnagel to discuss their latest HUF X OBEY collaboration: HUF X OBEY from OBEY CLOTHING on Vimeo. Check... [Read more]

Latest Future Tongue Interview Feat. Shepard

obeygiant.com March 18, 2016
Latest Future Tongue Interview Feat. Shepard

Check out the latest Future Tongue interview featuring Shepard, below: Shepard Fairey Echo Park, Los Angeles Shepard Fairey and his team have been... [Read more]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from O’bey!

obeygiant.com March 17, 2016
Happy St. Patrick’s Day from O’bey!

The post Happy St. Patrick’s Day from O’bey! appeared first on Obey Giant. [Read more]

April 7: Young New Yorkers Silent Auction Feat. Shepard...

obeygiant.com March 16, 2016
April 7: Young New Yorkers Silent Auction Feat. Shepard Fairey

On April 7, Shepard’s art will be showcased at the Fourth Annual Silent Art Auction to Fund Arts Programs for Teenagers Facing Criminal Charges as Adults in... [Read more]

“Out Of Line” opens at Subliminal Projects 4/9

obeygiant.com March 15, 2016
“Out Of Line” opens at Subliminal Projects 4/9

Shepard’s gallery, Subliminal Projects, is pleased to present “Out Of Line,” an exhibition featuring work by Aaron Li-Hill, Guno Park, Mark Powell, and Von.... [Read more]

HUF X OBEY LAUNCH PARTY PICS!

obeygiant.com March 10, 2016
HUF X OBEY LAUNCH PARTY PICS!

Check out the following pics from the HUF X OBEY launch party last night, which featured a performance by The Shrine, and DJ sets by Shepard, Pubes, and... [Read more]

OBEY x HUF SAN FRANCISCO ’93

obeygiant.com March 10, 2016
OBEY x HUF SAN FRANCISCO ’93

“I’ve been a fan of Keith Hufnagel’s innovative skateboarding since he first came on the scene in the early 90’s. We met through some mutual friends when I... [Read more]

Recap: Printed Matters opening at Galo Gallery, Italy!

obeygiant.com March  5, 2016
Recap: Printed Matters opening at Galo Gallery, Italy!

Check out the shots from the opening of Printed Matters at Galo Gallery in Torino, Italy last week. The show features a selection of works in varying mediums... [Read more]

Subliminal Projects: Class Acts Recap!

obeygiant.com March  4, 2016
Subliminal Projects: Class Acts Recap!

Thank you to everyone who made it out to the opening of Subliminal Projects’ “Class Acts” last weekend! Check out a selection of pictures from opening night... [Read more]

KAI AND SUNNY – “WHIRLWIND OF TIME” OPENS IN LONDON AT...

obeygiant.com February 29, 2016
KAI AND SUNNY – “WHIRLWIND OF TIME” OPENS IN LONDON AT STOLEN SPACE GALLERY 3/3

Kai and Sunny are an artist duo based in London that I’m a big fan of, in fact our gallery Subliminal Projects had a successful show with them a few years... [Read more]

President Obama’s Supreme Court Nomination

obeygiant.com February 29, 2016
President Obama’s Supreme Court Nomination

A lot of people might not understand how important the political perspective of the Supreme Court justices is because they have their appointments for life.... [Read more]

“George Fest” DVD and Album Available Now

obeygiant.com February 27, 2016
“George Fest” DVD and Album Available Now

If you’re a fan of George Harrison, be sure to check out the impressive album and DVD “George Fest: A Night To Celebrate The Music of George Harrison,”... [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]

Venturing Beyond Opens in London at Somerset House, March 3

obeygiant.com February 25, 2016
Venturing Beyond Opens in London at Somerset House, March 3

  ATTENTION LONDON: Shepard will be showing at “Venturing Beyond” presented by A(by)P, opening March 3 at Somerset House!  Get the details on the group... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey X Jamie Reid Prints Avail. 3/1

obeygiant.com February 24, 2016
Shepard Fairey X Jamie Reid Prints Avail. 3/1

The Sex Pistols changed my life. When I was a 14-year-old skateboarder, a friend played me “Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols,” and that moment... [Read more]

Shepard x LSC x Caliber Foundation

obeygiant.com February 22, 2016
Shepard x LSC x Caliber Foundation

Library Street Collective’s group exhibition opens this Saturday, February 27 in Detroit. As part of the show, Shepard has teamed with Library Street... [Read more]

REMINDER: CLASS ACTS OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS 2/27

obeygiant.com February 19, 2016
REMINDER: CLASS ACTS OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS 2/27

LOS ANGELES: Class Acts opens at Subliminal Projects, Saturday, Feb. 27, 8pm – 11pm! Feat. 5 artists whose graphic works depict raunchy, explicit, and... [Read more]

VISIONAIRE 65 x Los Angeles Launch x Free Posters

obeygiant.com February 19, 2016
VISIONAIRE 65 x Los Angeles Launch x Free Posters

If you’re in L.A., check out the installation by Bureau Betak and FREE art posters from Shepard and other top artists at the launch of Visionaire 65!  Free... [Read more]

Black Sabbath “The End” Prints Avail. 2/23!

obeygiant.com February 18, 2016
Black Sabbath “The End” Prints Avail. 2/23!

I’m very sad that Black Sabbath, one of the greatest bands of all time, is currently on their final tour ever. However, I was very happy when the band asked... [Read more]

PRINTED MATTERS OPENS 2/26 at Galo Gallery – Torino, Italy

obeygiant.com February 17, 2016
PRINTED MATTERS OPENS 2/26 at Galo Gallery – Torino, Italy

ATTENTION TORINO, ITALY: Shepard’s solo show, PRINTED MATTERS, opens this Friday, Feb. 26!  The show features a selection of works, including fine art... [Read more]