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Prophets of Rage

obeygiant.com May 31, 2016
Prophets of Rage

I’m a huge fan of Public Enemy, Rage Against the Machine and Cypress Hill.  I’ve been honored to do projects with Chuck D of Public Enemy and Tom Morello of... [Read more]

Where Else But The Streets Gallery Exhibition X Los Angeles

obeygiant.com May 28, 2016
Where Else But The Streets Gallery Exhibition X Los Angeles

If you’re in the Los Angeles area, be sure to check out “Where Else But The Streets,”  a street art dossier by John Wellington Ennis.  The group exhibition... [Read more]

Midnight Swim by Never Made

obeygiant.com May 28, 2016
Midnight Swim by Never Made

Be sure to check out Francisco Reyes Jr. (Never Made) “Midnight Swim” print available now.  Head over to his shop to see all avail. artwork and pins.  Click... [Read more]

RFK MURAL IN KOREATOWN, LOS ANGELES

obeygiant.com May 27, 2016
RFK MURAL IN KOREATOWN, LOS ANGELES

I just completed my Robert F. Kennedy mural as part of the Branded Arts RFK Mural Festival, an event with Branded Arts, LAUSD and Thinkspace Gallery designed... [Read more]

EARTH CRISIS OPENS IN PARIS AT GALERIE ITINERRANCE, JUNE 24!

obeygiant.com May 27, 2016
EARTH CRISIS OPENS IN PARIS AT GALERIE ITINERRANCE, JUNE 24!

Shepard’s next show, Earth Crisis, will be opening in Paris at Galerie Itinerrance on June 24, 2016!  Please see below for more info from Galerie... [Read more]

Obey Clothing X The Joe Strummer Foundation

obeygiant.com May 26, 2016
Obey Clothing X The 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]

New Work by Saber Available Now!

obeygiant.com May 24, 2016
New Work by Saber Available Now!

My longtime friend and graffiti artist Saber has a new serigraph available. Read more from Saber below and click here to purchase. “This Serigraph... [Read more]

10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF “An Inconvenient Truth” – VIEW THE...

obeygiant.com May 24, 2016
10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF “An Inconvenient Truth” – VIEW THE FILM FOR FREE!

“An Inconvenient Truth” was a turning point for me. Even though I had done some images about protecting the environment before that, that film woke me up to... [Read more]

FINAL COUNTDOWN – Register to Vote!!

obeygiant.com May 20, 2016
FINAL COUNTDOWN – Register to Vote!!

It’s the final countdown, and I don’t mean the song from 1986 by Europe…have you ever noticed that bands named after continents, countries or cities tend not... [Read more]

REPRESENT US: ANTI CORRUPTION ACTS

obeygiant.com May 20, 2016
REPRESENT US: ANTI CORRUPTION ACTS

Legal bribery needs to stop! I’m always excited to align with Represent.US for the common goal: to help get money out of politics. Represent.US is a... [Read more]

Palace of Power Screen Print Avail. 5/26!

obeygiant.com May 19, 2016
Palace of Power Screen Print Avail. 5/26!

Palace of Power. 18 inches by 24 inches Screen Print on cream Speckle Tone paper. Edition of 450. Signed by Shepard Fairey. $45. Release date: Thursday, May... [Read more]

Swoon’s Pearly’s Beauty Shop THIS SATURDAY! Shepard...

obeygiant.com May 18, 2016
Swoon’s Pearly’s Beauty Shop THIS SATURDAY!  Shepard DJing + more!

Attention Los Angeles: Shepard will be DJing at Swoon’s Pearly’s Beauty Shop, an art exhibition, live auction, and party to benefit The Heliotrope Foundation... [Read more]

Why The Ocean Needs Your Voice & Mine

obeygiant.com May 18, 2016
Why The Ocean Needs Your Voice & Mine

My friend Adrian Grenier has been doing a lot of environmental work that I have supported when I can. His piece today in Refinery29 encourages action to... [Read more]

Video: HOW & NOSM’s latest Detroit Mural

obeygiant.com May 17, 2016
Video: HOW & NOSM’s latest Detroit Mural

“Art does make life better and art doesn’t have to cost a lot of money for people to be able to appreciate it.” – How Balancing Act,” How s new mural in... [Read more]

Street Art Stencils That are NSFW by London Artist The Krah

hookedblog.co.uk May 17, 2016
Street Art Stencils That are NSFW by London Artist The Krah

A one time regular on the streets of East London it's been some time since we've seen some street work from London based street artist The Krah. The last few... [Read more]

Under the Big Black Sun – A MUST READ!

obeygiant.com May 16, 2016
Under the Big Black Sun – A MUST READ!

I’ve been reading John Doe and Tom DeSavia’s new book “Under the Big Black Sun: A Personal History of L.A. Punk.” It is the most true-to-form account of the... [Read more]

AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

obeygiant.com May 13, 2016
AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

The first-ever collaboration between Shepard and the estate of legendary photographer Jim Marshall, American Civics, debuts this month!  Shepard is... [Read more]

“The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale” Premier /...

obeygiant.com May 12, 2016
“The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale” Premier / Ticket Giveaway

Shepard designed the poster for the new Melvins documentary “The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale.”  The film is set to screen at the Los Angeles’ Don’t... [Read more]

BREAK FREE FROM FOSSIL FUELS LOS ANGELES RALLY 5/14!

obeygiant.com May 11, 2016
BREAK FREE FROM FOSSIL FUELS LOS ANGELES RALLY 5/14!

ATTENTION LOS ANGELES: On May 14, 2016 demand that our leaders end neighborhood drilling in L.A., keep fossil fuels in the ground, and protect the health of... [Read more]

Adopt The Arts Benefit Auction THIS THURSDAY!

obeygiant.com May 10, 2016
Adopt The Arts Benefit Auction THIS THURSDAY!

 If you’re in Los Angeles and interested donating to keep art programs in public schools, then you should check out the Adopt the Arts benefit auction THIS... [Read more]

Earth Crisis Drop Screen Print Avail. 5/12!

obeygiant.com May  9, 2016
Earth Crisis Drop Screen Print Avail. 5/12!

Earth Crisis Drop. 18 inches by 24 inches Screen Print on cream Speckle Tone paper. Edition of: 450. Signed by Shepard Fairey. Release Date: Thursday, May... [Read more]

Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones Exhibition X London

obeygiant.com May  7, 2016
Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones Exhibition X London

Take a look at the gallery below from Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones, an exhibition currently on display at the Saatchi Gallery in London.  Featuring nine... [Read more]

COMING SOON – AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM...

obeygiant.com May  6, 2016
COMING SOON – AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

The first-ever collaboration between Shepard and the estate of legendary photographer Jim Marshall, American Civics, debuts this month!  Shepard is... [Read more]

Jason Filipow X 30th Anniversary

obeygiant.com May  4, 2016
Jason Filipow X 30th Anniversary

I just realized that today is the 30th anniversary of the day I met Jason Filipow (and won Charleston’s first street skating contest). Jason and I bonded... [Read more]

New Los Angeles Mural: Darby Crash X Gary Leonard

obeygiant.com May  3, 2016
New Los Angeles Mural: Darby Crash X Gary Leonard

Last Friday, my crew and I painted a mural of Darby Crash, the singer of LA punk band The Germs, on Echo Park Blvd. The location is owned by Gary Leonard,... [Read more]

Ramones Photo Exhibit X Los Angeles

obeygiant.com May  2, 2016
Ramones Photo Exhibit X Los Angeles

THIS WEEK ONLY: To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Ramones debut album, the Morrison Hotel Gallery at the Sunset Marquis Hotel is hosting an exhibit... [Read more]

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]