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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]

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]

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]

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]

“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]

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]

PUNK AS FUCK. #art #drawing #fineart #moleskine...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February 25, 2016
PUNK 
AS 
FUCK.


#art #drawing #fineart #moleskine...

PUNK AS FUCK. #art #drawing #fineart #moleskine #brianadamdouglas #elbowtoe #subway [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]

“Victory Is Peace” opens in Munich 2/12!

obeygiant.com February  8, 2016
“Victory Is Peace” opens in Munich 2/12!

ATTENTION MUNICH: Shepard will be displaying work alongside NoNÅME in the upcoming exhibition “VICTORY IS PEACE” curated by Positive-Propaganda. The show... [Read more]

“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” Two...

obeygiant.com February  6, 2016
“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” Two Part Exhibition!

Excited to be a part of “Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” two-part exhibition! Check out the New York Times article on the show HERE!... [Read more]

OBEY x Jamie Reid

obeygiant.com February  4, 2016
OBEY x Jamie Reid

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]

Ben Venom x Obey Clothing Collab.

obeygiant.com December 31, 2015
Ben Venom x Obey Clothing Collab.

Ben Venom is an alchemist… his art transcends the perceived limitations of his materials (old punk and metal tee shirts) and subjects (heavy metal, biker,... [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]

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]

Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables

obeygiant.com October  5, 2015
Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables

A few years ago I worked with Michael Stewart Foley on an image for his WitnessTorture.org campaign to close Guantanamo Bay. Recently, as apart of the 33 1/3... [Read more]

Shepard in conversation with chris stein via Neuehouse

obeygiant.com September 25, 2015
Shepard in conversation with chris stein via Neuehouse

While Shepard was in New York last week for the opening of his show “On Our Hands” at Jacob Lewis Gallery, he sat down with Blondie co-founder Chris Stein at... [Read more]

“She-Studies” by Francisco Reyes Jr.

obeygiant.com September 25, 2015
“She-Studies” by Francisco Reyes Jr.

My friend and co-worker Francisco Reyes Jr. just released a great new set of prints based on his illustrations of female figures. Cisco is influenced by punk... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey Talks Music and Art

obeygiant.com September 22, 2015
Shepard Fairey Talks Music and Art

Shepard spoke with Sotheby’s about the inspiration behind “Rock Style,” opening today in London. The exhibit, curated by Tommy Hilfiger and Jeffrey Deitch,... [Read more]

FLASHBACK FRIDAY // SHEPARD GETS MUSICAL

obeygiant.com September  4, 2015
FLASHBACK FRIDAY // SHEPARD GETS MUSICAL

Here’s a good blast from the past of Shepard going through his all-time favorite bands and albums.  This list still holds up.  Check it out and throw on some... [Read more]

Nuart '15: Dot Dot Dot paints a new mural in Stavanger,...

streetartnews.net September  2, 2015
Nuart '15: Dot Dot Dot paints a new mural in Stavanger, Norway

We continue our ongoing live coverage from the excellent Nuart '15 with a brand new piece from our friend Dot Dot Dot.After a few days of work, the Norwegian... [Read more]

Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard...

obeygiant.com August 27, 2015
Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard Fairey

Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard Fairey, in conversation with Moby, Tuesday, October 6th at 8pm. The evening shares a title with his... [Read more]

Last Week to see SID in Paris!

obeygiant.com July 27, 2015
Last Week to see SID in Paris!

Last week to see SID: Superman Is Dead at the Magda Danysz gallery in Paris! This unique tribute to the life of Sid Vicious features original paintings and... [Read more]

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]

“SID: superman is dead” exhibit in paris

obeygiant.com July 14, 2015
“SID: superman is dead” exhibit in paris

If you’re in Paris, be sure to check out “SID: SUPERMAN IS DEAD,” a unique collaborative exhibition by Shepard and photographer Dennis Morris, a tribute to... [Read more]

SID: SUPERMAN IS DEAD OPENS IN PARIS JULY 4!

obeygiant.com July  1, 2015
SID: SUPERMAN IS DEAD OPENS IN PARIS JULY 4!

My interest in S.I.D. has several layers and I’m not putting across one message. I think Sid Vicious is a good example of the culture of music and celebrity,... [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]

4 June Stephane Moscato - Little Fingers (UK)

stencilarchive.org June  4, 2015
4 June Stephane Moscato - Little Fingers (UK)

In the Galleries Opening this THURSDAY at the Pure Evil Gallery we're going to be showing artwork by Stéphane Moscato - STF STF little fingers... [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]

Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington DC 1980-1990...

obeygiant.com May 20, 2015
Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington DC 1980-1990 West Coast Screening!

I was really excited to hear of the West Coast release of Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington DC 1980-1990. The early DC hardcore scene had a major... [Read more]

UKB Guest Mix #28 – Mad Alba [UKB028]

urbankulturblog.com May 15, 2015
UKB Guest Mix #28 – Mad Alba [UKB028]

Detroit business. Unlock the sounds of the Motor City with Mad Alba [Detroit Techno Militia]. With musical inspirations drawn through various genres of dance... [Read more]

Pratt Institute x Honorary doctorate

obeygiant.com May  1, 2015
Pratt Institute x Honorary doctorate

In high school I told my dad I would pursue being an artist because I could never be like him and be a doctor. Well, it turns out only part of that was true... [Read more]

Creation & Destruction show opening in Detroit!

obeygiant.com April 23, 2015
Creation & Destruction show opening in Detroit!

Library Street Collective is pleased to present Printed Matters, a solo exhibition featuring the work of renowned artist Shepard Fairey, who will return to... [Read more]

ZINA Exhibition at Canvas Bar, London

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk April  1, 2015
ZINA Exhibition at Canvas Bar, London

The Norwegian artist internationally known as Artist Zina , is a young London-based street artist who has become well known for her blue-scale portraits of... [Read more]

Manorisms - Easter Weekend warehouse group show

graffoto1.blogspot.fr March 31, 2015
Manorisms - Easter Weekend warehouse group show

Unit 4119 Eade Road (see directions below)London N4 1DN(about 10 mins walk from Manor House) Fri 3 April - Sun 5th AprilFri 1930 - 0000Sat/Sun - TBC -... [Read more]

Bob Marley | Slave Driver

obeygiant.com February  1, 2015
Bob Marley | Slave Driver

This Friday, Feb 6. check out the Dennis Morris Bob Marley show “Revolutionary Dreams,” celebrating what would be Bob’s 70th birthday, opening at Known... [Read more]

Bob Marley | Slave Driver

obeygiant.com January 30, 2015
Bob Marley | Slave Driver

Next Friday, Feb 6. check out the Dennis Morris Bob Marley show “Revolutionary Dreams”, celebrating what would be Bob’s 70th birthday, opening at Known... [Read more]

Billy Idol | Kings and Queens of the Underground

obeygiant.com January 19, 2015
Billy Idol | Kings and Queens of the Underground

I have been fortunate to work with Billy Idol on several creative projects including his “Devil’s Playground” album package and his “Idolize Yourself”... [Read more]

DENNIS MORRIS: THE BOLLOCKS – A PHOTO ESSAY OF THE SEX...

obeygiant.com January 19, 2015
DENNIS MORRIS: THE BOLLOCKS – A PHOTO ESSAY OF THE SEX PISTOLS | Deluxe artist edition

My friend, photographer Dennis Morris, recently released an extraordinary hand-made box set of a limited large format version of his Sex Pistols book “The... [Read more]

Around the World in Nine Photos

en.blog.wordpress.com January 13, 2015
Around the World in Nine Photos

It’s in the grip of North American winter that I often dream of escape to warmer climates. Thanks to the WordPress.com Reader and the street photography tag,... [Read more]

Around the World in Nine Photos

en.blog.wordpress.com January 13, 2015
Around the World in Nine Photos

It’s in the grip of North American winter that I often dream of escape to warmer climates. Thanks to the WordPress.com Reader and the street photography tag,... [Read more]

Farewell to Freedom

obeygiant.com December 19, 2014
Farewell to Freedom

I have been a fan of The Colbert Report since early in it’s run. I really love the character Stephen created, because he brilliantly illuminates and... [Read more]

Farewell to Freedom

obeygiant.com December 19, 2014
Farewell to Freedom

I have been a fan of The Colbert Report since early in it’s run. I really love the character Stephen created, because he brilliantly illuminates and... [Read more]

Dennis Morris / The Bollocks: Release and Book Signing

obeygiant.com December 16, 2014
Dennis Morris / The Bollocks: Release and Book Signing

In 2013, Shepard collaborated with photographer Dennis Morris on a series of works focusing on the life of Sid Vicious, culminating in Subliminal Project’s... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: David Bray - Tear Observational,...

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr December 16, 2014
Exhibition Opening: David Bray - Tear Observational, Popeye Hallucinational

Amazing exhibition opening with brand new works by UK artist David Bray: www.5piecesgallery.com! Its about utilising the ordinary and everyday to create... [Read more]

Debbie Harry Zebra Skin

obeygiant.com November 11, 2014
Debbie Harry Zebra Skin

Blondie is one of my all-time favorite bands. I’ve been a fan since I discovered them as a kid on pop radio. After I got into punk, I learned more about... [Read more]

“Lovers” by Ludo in Paris, France

streetartnews.net March 21, 2016

Ludo just sent us some images from his latest piece which was just completed yesterday afternoon on the streets of Paris, France. Entitled “Lovers”, the... [Read more]

Fred Armisen & The Art Of Comedic Reality

obeygiant.com August 21, 2015

Fred Armisen was recently interviewed by 1xRun on his creative process, comedy, love of art, and predilection towards punk rock. Fred is an art collector... [Read more]

Tron Legacy : Aerosol Mural

vimeo.com May 12, 2011

End of the Line, in association with Distillery Productions and Toby Summerskill, have filmed the first 3D Graffiti Time-lapse. Created to document the... [Read more]