Punk D Latest Stories

“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]

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]

Glen E. Friedman & Ian MacKaye discuss some of the...

obeygiant.com October 16, 2014
Glen E. Friedman & Ian MacKaye discuss some of the photographs in MY RULES on Vimeo

As I’ve mentioned previously, I worked on the design and wrote an essay for Glen E. Friedman’s awesome new book MY RULES. The book is a large format beast,... [Read more]

CHRIS STEIN/NEGATIVE: ME, BLONDIE, AND THE ADVENT OF PUNK...

obeygiant.com September 26, 2014
CHRIS STEIN/NEGATIVE: ME, BLONDIE, AND THE ADVENT OF PUNK ON SALE NOW!

Check out the brand new Rizzoli book “Chris Stein/Negative: Me, Blondie, and the Advent of Punk” on sale now! Design by Shepard Fairey and Studio Number One,... [Read more]

GARY PANTER, A PROVOCATEUR // PRINT AVAILABLE NOW!

obeygiant.com September 20, 2014
GARY PANTER, A PROVOCATEUR // PRINT AVAILABLE NOW!

Today we are featuring Gary Panter,  another one of the amazing, provocative artists who created a limited edition fine art print for Art Alliance: The... [Read more]

LONGTIME FRIEND OF SHEPARD’S, GLEN E. FRIEDMAN’S BOOK “MY...

obeygiant.com September 15, 2014
LONGTIME FRIEND OF SHEPARD’S, GLEN E. FRIEDMAN’S BOOK “MY RULES” RELEASES TOMORROW!

“My Rules”, the latest book from renowned photographer Glen E. Friedman officially releases tomorrow.  Shepard and Glen are old friends and have done several... [Read more]

Drew Copus Interviewed (E. Sussex, UK)

stencilarchive.org September 13, 2014
Drew Copus Interviewed (E. Sussex, UK)

Artist Interview Metamorphosis Hastings Online Times Original interview here St. Leonards based street artist Drew Copus’ first solo show,... [Read more]

CAMILLE ROSE GARCIA, A PROVOCATEUR // PICK UP HER PRINT...

obeygiant.com September 12, 2014
CAMILLE ROSE GARCIA, A PROVOCATEUR // PICK UP HER PRINT TODAY!

Camille Rose Garcia is one of the 10 incredible artists who created limited edition fine art prints for Art Alliance: The Provocateurs this year.  Don’t miss... [Read more]

Rubin & David Head Limited Edition Print

streetartnews.net September  3, 2014
Rubin & David Head Limited Edition Print

  A Unique Set of Editions by Rubin and David Head will be available For Purchase Wednesday September 3rd, 2014 at 7pm Eastern at... [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]

Skate & Create

iammorley.squarespace.com September 19, 2014

I took part in an awesome show called SKATE at the Flower Pepper Gallery! A TON of amazing artists had custom skateboard decks on display! This is a photo of... [Read more]

Blondie Guitarist Chris Stein Shares His Secret...

news.google.com August 25, 2014

Blondie Guitarist Chris Stein Shares His Secret Photographs of the 1970s and ...SmithsonianChris Stein / Negative: Me, Blondie, and the Advent of Punk [Chris... [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]