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Shepard Fairey's Arrest Begs Question: Art or Vandalism?

stencilarchive.org July 20, 2015
Shepard Fairey's Arrest Begs Question: Art or Vandalism?

Historical Item Legal Information News Articles How Shepard Fairey's arrest provides a new look at an old question: Is it art or is it vandalism?... [Read more]

Coverage: Shepard Fairey "Your Eyes Here" exhibition @...

streetartnews.net July 19, 2015
Coverage: Shepard Fairey "Your Eyes Here" exhibition @ CAC Malaga

Los Angeles-based artist Shepard Fairey is having his first solo exhibition in a Spanish museum at the Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga, curated by... [Read more]

Obey Euro Tour – Recap

obeygiant.com July  1, 2015
Obey Euro Tour – Recap

The opening of “Your Eyes Here” at the CAC Málaga last Friday was a complete success and the turnout was incredible! This opening marked the end of a 3-week... [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]

SHEPARD FAIREY: ON OUR HANDS, OPENS SEPTEMBER 17 AT JACOB...

obeygiant.com June 29, 2015
SHEPARD FAIREY: ON OUR HANDS, OPENS SEPTEMBER 17 AT JACOB LEWIS GALLERY

Jacob Lewis Gallery is pleased to present On Our Hands, an exhibition of new paintings by Shepard Fairey. The exhibition will be on view September 18—October... [Read more]

THE LATEST FROM MALAGA, SPAIN

obeygiant.com June 26, 2015
THE LATEST FROM MALAGA, SPAIN

After painting my eight-story mural in Málaga in 2013, I was very excited about the opportunity to return to such a beautiful city and not only do more art... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey new mural in Málaga, Spain

hookedblog.co.uk June 26, 2015
Shepard Fairey new mural in Málaga, Spain

Currently in Málaga, Spain for his upcoming exhibition 'Your Eyes Here' (covered here), Shepard Fairey and his Obey teams took to the streets of Málaga... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey New 'Mujer Fatal' mural in Malaga

streetartnews.net June 25, 2015
Shepard Fairey New 'Mujer Fatal' mural in Malaga

After Munich and Berlin, Shepard Fairey and the Obey Giant team are continuing their European tour. They just arrived in Malaga for the upcoing show at the... [Read more]

Euro tour update (lots of pics)!

obeygiant.com June 23, 2015
Euro tour update (lots of pics)!

Check out the latest shots from the Euro tour, including opening night of “Freedom” (group exhibition curated by Stolen Space an association with Urban... [Read more]

AND NOW..BERLIN

obeygiant.com June 19, 2015
AND NOW..BERLIN

Here’s a quick update from the first few days in Berlin. Check out shots of the team on the road and see the mural and window panels in progress. It was... [Read more]

More from Munich, and Berlin!

obeygiant.com June 18, 2015
More from Munich, and Berlin!

After completing the mural in Munich, the crew arrived in Berlin and got right to work on another mural. Stay tuned for more from Berlin. For now, here are... [Read more]

OBEY WAREHOUSE SALE 2015

obeygiant.com June 18, 2015
OBEY WAREHOUSE SALE 2015

It’s that time again, the Obey Clothing 2015 Warehouse sale is here! Click more to check out the flyer below or head on over to Obey Clothing for more... [Read more]

Germany Update / New Munich Mural pics!

obeygiant.com June 16, 2015
Germany Update / New Munich Mural pics!

I just completed a new mural in Munich. Thank you to Positive Propaganda and thanks of course to my crew for the help. Check out the pictures below by Jon... [Read more]

In conversation with Joram Roukes

blog.stolenspace.com June 13, 2015
In conversation with Joram Roukes

StolenSpace Gallery is thrilled to showcase ‘The Great Beyond’ a solo exhibition by Dutch artist Joram Roukes. Having relocated from the small city of... [Read more]

The Shrine shred!

obeygiant.com May 29, 2015
The Shrine shred!

Josh Landau from the band The Shrine sent me this pic of him skating a very nice looking backyard pool. I was happy to see the “OBEY” graffiti in the pool... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY OPENS MUSEUM SHOW AT CENTRO DE ARTE...

obeygiant.com May 29, 2015
SHEPARD FAIREY OPENS MUSEUM SHOW AT CENTRO DE ARTE CONTEMPORÁNEO DE MÁLAGA

MÁLAGA, Spain – The CAC Málaga museum presents Your Eyes Here, an exhibition from Los Angeles-based artist Shepard Fairey. Your Eyes Here is not just a... [Read more]

Detroit Recap!

obeygiant.com May 27, 2015
Detroit Recap!

So, if you’ve been keeping up with my recent art action, you know that the crew and I were just in Detroit doing a bunch of stuff. The trip was amazing and I... [Read more]

Mural wrap up in Detroit!

obeygiant.com May 21, 2015
Mural wrap up in Detroit!

The mural in Detroit is complete! As always, thank you to my crew and Jon Furlong at Obey Clothing for capturing these photos. Look forward to seeing you all... [Read more]

"Pattern Of Destruction" a new piece by Shepard Fairey in...

streetartnews.net May 20, 2015
"Pattern Of Destruction" a new piece by Shepard Fairey in Detroit

Shepard Fairey and his team are currently in Detroit, USA preparing for his upcoming major solo exhibition with the good lads from Library Street... [Read more]

DETROIT // PUBLIC MATTERS UPDATE

obeygiant.com May 20, 2015
DETROIT // PUBLIC MATTERS UPDATE

Here’s the latest batch of photos from Detroit. Shepard and the crew are working around the clock to finish the large mural, do all installations at The... [Read more]

Limited Edition Interpolation Tee!

obeygiant.com April 11, 2015
Limited Edition Interpolation Tee!

Combined with Shepard’s Interpol Billboard and Record Store Day 7-inch, he simultaneously designed this Limited Edition ‘Interpolation’ Tee. Make sure to... [Read more]

#RexisteMX and the radical distribution of protest art

blog.vandalog.com April  6, 2015
#RexisteMX and the radical distribution of protest art

#RexisteMX, an anonymous collective of Zapatista-trained activists with a focus on using street art may at first appear to be your standard street artists... [Read more]

TOUR KICK-OFF FOR THE SHRINE/DIRTY FENCES WEST COAST...

obeygiant.com March 28, 2015
TOUR KICK-OFF FOR THE SHRINE/DIRTY FENCES WEST COAST WORSHIP TOUR

In late 2014, Huf and OBEY co-sponsored a European tour with the bands The Shrine, Dirty Fences and Death Alley. The Bless Off tour was comprised of 30 shows... [Read more]

Art Alliance: The Provocateurs in Austin – March 2016

obeygiant.com March 20, 2015
Art Alliance: The Provocateurs in Austin – March 2016

I’m pleased to announce we’ll be doing Art Alliance; The Provocateurs in Austin – March 2016. You can expect an evolution of what we did in Chicago last... [Read more]

Peace Series 2 (Doves) x Poster Child Prints Release!

obeygiant.com February 24, 2015
Peace Series 2 (Doves) x Poster Child Prints Release!

Today’s the Day! Obey Peace Series 2 (Doves) / a brand new limited edition print set offered exclusively through Poster Child Prints. Click HERE for... [Read more]

Dissobey print release!

obeygiant.com February 11, 2015
Dissobey print release!

I have been a fan of Slick’s graffiti and graphic design since the early 90’s. I was following graffiti of course, where Slick’s street work was legendary,... [Read more]

Check out The Bundle Feat. Shepard, Russell Brand and...

obeygiant.com January 16, 2015
Check out The Bundle Feat. Shepard, Russell Brand and Amanda Palmer!

My friend, and two time Sundance winner, Ondi Timoner is releasing a bundle of three film shorts as part of her Chief Executive Artist series. I happen to be... [Read more]

Art Basel '14: iNO paints "Injustice", a new mural in...

streetartnews.net December 15, 2014
Art Basel '14: iNO paints "Injustice", a new mural in Miami, USA

Athens based mural artist INO painted the wall of the known old RC Cola Plant in occasion of the Miami Art Basel 2014. The artist was invited by Wynwood... [Read more]

Agenda Emerge conference

obeygiant.com December 12, 2014
Agenda Emerge conference

I’ll be at Agenda Emerge in Long Beach, CA on January 6th, 6-10pm. Get tix HERE and enter OBEY to get your $30 posse discount. Agenda Emerge, powered by... [Read more]

Obey Clothing Warehouse Sale!

obeygiant.com December  8, 2014
Obey Clothing Warehouse Sale!

It’s that time of the year again! This year’s OBEY Clothing warehouse sale will run for 2 weekends in a row! Everything you need to know is in the flyer... [Read more]

Art Basel '14: Shepard Fairey and Cleon Peterson...

streetartnews.net December  7, 2014
Art Basel '14: Shepard Fairey and Cleon Peterson collaborate on new pieces in Miami

Obey Giant aka Shepard Fairey is also in Miami for Art Basel 2014 where he teamed up with Cleon Peterson to beautify the streets of Wynwood.The Los-Angeles... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey: Paz Y Libertad @ CAC Malaga by Spraying...

blog.stolenspace.com October 25, 2014
Shepard Fairey: Paz Y Libertad @ CAC Malaga by Spraying Bricks

In 1987 Andre Rene Roussimoff aka Andre The Giant drew the biggest WWF crowd at the the Pontiac Silver Dome. Two years later American street artist, Shephard... [Read more]

Poster For George

obeygiant.com October 20, 2014
Poster For George

I was honored to be asked by Dhani and Olivia Harrison to work on a portrait poster to coincide with the major reissue of George Harrison’s first six solo... [Read more]

TORONTO MURAL RECAP // OFFICIAL 2014 MURAL TOUR CLOSES

obeygiant.com October 10, 2014
TORONTO MURAL RECAP // OFFICIAL 2014 MURAL TOUR CLOSES

Toronto was the last stop on my seven city mural tour and it was a fun place to end the tour with a bang. A bunch of the Obey Clothing crew from Canada and... [Read more]

OBEY 25 Year Anniversary Collection

obeygiant.com October  7, 2014
OBEY 25 Year Anniversary Collection

When I made the first OBEY sticker in 1989, I never thought I was beginning a project that would inspire and permeate most of my art career for the next 25... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey paints a series of new murals in Toronto,...

streetartnews.net October  2, 2014
Shepard Fairey paints a series of new murals in Toronto, Canada

After his Nelson Mandela piece in South Africa a few days ago, Obey Giant aka Shepard Fairey has reached the city of Toronto in Canada where he just wrapped... [Read more]

MORE FROM TORONTO

obeygiant.com October  1, 2014
MORE FROM TORONTO

Shepard and the mural crew are at it again with a second mural in Toronto!  Check out the pictures of the mural in progress and stay tuned for more.... [Read more]

MURAL UPDATE // TORONTO

obeygiant.com October  1, 2014
MURAL UPDATE // TORONTO

This year’s international mural tour is winding down with Shepard and the crew hitting the last spot in Toronto this week.  Check out the pictures below and... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey creates a giant portrait of "Nelson...

streetartnews.net September 23, 2014
Shepard Fairey creates a giant portrait of "Nelson Mandela" in Johannesburg, South Africa

After Berlin in Germany, Shepard Fairey flew straight to South Africa to work on a massive mural somewhere on the streets of Johannesburg.The American street... [Read more]

Berlin x Urban Nation Mural

obeygiant.com September 19, 2014
Berlin x Urban Nation Mural

The crew and I just finished up a mural in Berlin. The wall is in the Kreuzberg district which I fell in love with when I was there in 2003 for a big street... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey unveils "Make Art Not War" for Urban...

streetartnews.net September 13, 2014
Shepard Fairey unveils "Make Art Not War" for Urban Nation in Berlin, Germany

Obey Giant aka Shepard Fairey spent the last few days in Europe where he was invited by Urban Nation to paint a new piece part of their One Wall project.... [Read more]

@obeygiant at Cargo London #streetart #pasteup #obeygiant...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com September  8, 2014
@obeygiant at Cargo London #streetart #pasteup #obeygiant...

@obeygiant at Cargo London #streetart #pasteup #obeygiant #shepardfairey #theylive #peace #skull #propaganda #urbanart #cargolondon #obey http://ift.tt/1xmt3Rv [Read more]

Oh yes oh yes Glastonbury was the b-e-s-t

mutatebritain.wordpress.com July  4, 2010
Oh yes oh yes Glastonbury was the b-e-s-t

Well wot a wicked weekend that was – good times to remember! Mutate related humans are now crash-landing back to earth. Big ups to all of you who came and... [Read more]

Packa’s Dragon is mutating for Glastonbury

mutatebritain.wordpress.com June 13, 2010
Packa’s Dragon is mutating for Glastonbury

Here’s Packa’s Dragon at our Glasto warm up party, it will be making it’s first full outing at the festival, complete with body, wings and tail – fear the... [Read more]

Bad Brains School of Rock!

obeygiant.com July 23, 2015

My friend Darryl Jenifer from Bad Brains sent me this cool video of Eli Proper in an Obey tee on drums at the Darryl Jenifer recording camp. Darryl is... [Read more]

Obey In Toronto Video

obeygiant.com October 15, 2014

Toronto was the last stop on my seven city mural tour and it was a fun place to end the tour with a bang. The Obey Clothing crew tagged along for this one... [Read more]

OBEY IN CHICAGO

blog.ulamongedesigns.com August 22, 2014

OBEY IN CHICAGO from OBEY CLOTHING on Vimeo. Last month, Shepard and the OBEY crew hit Chi-Town on the second leg of their 8 city mural tour. Along with the... [Read more]

VNA issue 15

vimeo.com May 31, 2011

Very Nearly Almost magazine issue 15 available from 26 May 2011 from our online shop:verynearlyalmost.com/blog/?page_id=593&shopp_pid=18 Directed by Pete... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | OFF THE HOOK

vimeo.com January 18, 2011

A guided tour with Angelo Destounis and Harry Drakopoulos, founders of Montreal's hottest spot for fashion and street art: OFF THE HOOK. More at:... [Read more]

Free Humanity Street Art Vid # 1

vimeo.com August 29, 2010

Free Humanity Street Art Vid #1 Music by: Margo Guryan. California Shake The 1st of a series where Free Humanity is shown putting up London Stencil Artist... [Read more]