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“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]

Mad Photoshop skillz, yo! My kids LOVE the Beatles, they...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  2, 2016
Mad Photoshop skillz, yo!

My kids LOVE the Beatles, they...

Mad Photoshop skillz, yo! My kids LOVE the Beatles, they pretend to be them regularly. We’re having a jam band party for them this year. Rock on!... [Read more]

A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

stencilarchive.org January  8, 2016
A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

Historical Item News Articles A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the WorldThe discovery in a remote part of Indonesia has scholars rethinking... [Read more]

RIP Lemmy

obeygiant.com December 29, 2015
RIP Lemmy

“… you know I was born to lose, and gamblin’s for fools, but that’s the way I like it baby… I don’t wanna live forever!” I just found out Lemmy Kilmister has... [Read more]

Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

obeygiant.com December 17, 2015
Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

Jack Healey is a champion of human rights. He was integral in my portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi which helped shine the light on the human rights issues in... [Read more]

Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

obeygiant.com December 17, 2015
Jack Healey Posters x Support the Human Rights Action Center

Jack Healey is a champion of human rights. He was integral in my portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi which helped shine the light on the human rights issues in... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [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]

Pace Prints Extend Exhibition to Nov. 7

obeygiant.com October 23, 2015
Pace Prints Extend Exhibition to Nov. 7

Pace Prints has extended their current exhibition of new editions by Shepard to November 7th. The new series of prints are featured on handmade paper,... [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]

Lonac paints "Xenophora" a new photo realistic mural in...

streetartnews.net September 30, 2015
Lonac paints "Xenophora" a new photo realistic mural in Zagreb, Croatia

Only few weeks after finishing his latest mural in Bosnia, Croatian artist Lonac just revealed another photo realistic beauty in his hometown of Zagreb.... [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]

Jack Healey releases memoir

obeygiant.com September 19, 2015
Jack Healey releases memoir

Jack Healey has just released his memoir, Create Your Future, which tells how a kid from Pittsburgh inspired musicians, artists, young and old, rich and... [Read more]

Rock Style Opening at SOTHEBY’S london

obeygiant.com September  9, 2015
Rock Style Opening at SOTHEBY’S london

Jeffrey Deitch and Tommy Hilfiger present “Rock Style,” an exhibit featuring work by leading photographers documenting seminal bands throughout history,... [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]

Dismaland - Banksy in Weston Super Mare

graffoto1.blogspot.fr August 22, 2015
Dismaland - Banksy in Weston Super Mare

Weston-super-Mare22nd August – 27th September 2015 All photos: NoLionsInEnglandIt has been a while, street art has been mired in the doldrums. There has... [Read more]

We’re going to Dismaland

blog.vandalog.com August 20, 2015
We’re going to Dismaland

The view from inside of Dismaland In case you’ve been living under a rock… Banksy’s next major project has arrived: Dismaland. What is it? A sort of... [Read more]

STRUMMERVILLE A GO-GO #001

obeygiant.com August 17, 2015
STRUMMERVILLE A GO-GO #001

The Joe Strummer Foundation has released its first ever fundraising album in time for Strummer’s birthday (August 21)! “Strummerville A Go-Go #001″ contains... [Read more]

Os Gemeos unveils a giant old school NYC B-Boyz in New...

streetartnews.net August 16, 2015
Os Gemeos unveils a giant old school NYC B-Boyz in New York City

Hip-Hop never stops! After a three days of intense work, Os Gemeos just finished a massive tribute to old school NYC B-Boyz on the streets of New York... [Read more]

Support Jack Healey!

obeygiant.com August 14, 2015
Support Jack Healey!

Jack Healey is the former director of Amnesty International and has always been an outspoken human rights activist and supporter. He’s the one that... [Read more]

Li Hill creates three new works in Rochester for Wall...

streetartnews.net July 30, 2015
Li Hill creates three new works in Rochester for Wall Therapy

Li Hill was busy this year in Rochester for the Wall Therapy mural festival creating three different works including one gorilla installation. Arriving into... [Read more]

5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK w/...

obeygiant.com July 21, 2015
5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK w/ Rancid, X, and more!

Shepard will be DJing at The 5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK on Saturday, August 22 in Hancock Park. The event will feature performances... [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]

The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces Of June 2015

streetartnews.net July  9, 2015
The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces Of June 2015

1. Mobstr - London, UK Summer is here and it's time to release our popular monthly Street Art ranking for the period of June 2015. As usual, this ranking is... [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]

Mural '15: Nychos paints a massive piece in Montreal, Canada

streetartnews.net June 16, 2015
Mural '15: Nychos paints a massive piece in Montreal, Canada

While you discovered some exclusive progress shots a few days ago, Nychos has now completed his latest mural on the streets of Montreal in Canada.In town for... [Read more]

Pøbel paints a large mural in Byrne, Norway

streetartnews.net June  5, 2015
Pøbel paints a large mural in Byrne, Norway

Artist extraordinaire Pøbel is finally back active on the scene with a brand new mural that just went up somewhere on the cold streets of Byrne in Norway.The... [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]

Axel Void paints a new piece in Katowice, Poland

streetartnews.net May 29, 2015
Axel Void paints a new piece in Katowice, Poland

This piece is part of Axel Void's “Mediocre” series. Its painted in the neighborhood of Szopienice, in the outsides of Katowice. Szopience is considered a... [Read more]

Blu paints a new mural in Campobasso, Italy

streetartnews.net May 16, 2015
Blu paints a new mural in Campobasso, Italy

While we last heard from him a few weeks ago in Germany, Blu is now back in Italy where he was invited to work on a new piece for the Draw The Line... [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]

Annette Bryne: Skildringer

Annette Bryne: Skildringer

SkildringerAnnette Bryne16.4.-10.5.15Galleri G, Sandnes  PaintingsHer naturalistic paintings of rocks are as tactile and three-dimensional as a flat painting... [Read more]

Video: "Trains Nychos in Paris, France

streetartnews.net November  3, 2015

An introspective portrait of Heavy Metal connoisseur and artiste extraordinaire: NYCHOS. Invited by Openspace gallery in Paris, France to present his... [Read more]

SKYWRITING - OPENING RECEPTION!

iammorley.squarespace.com October 23, 2015

Thank you SOOOO much to everyone that came out to the opening reception for SKYWRITING last night! I was blown away by how many of you guys made it out! I'm... [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]

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]

Joan Jett’s Great Induction Speech into the Rock and Roll...

obeygiant.com June  5, 2015

Joan Jett's Unedited Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Speech Joan Jett's Unedited Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Speech #JoanJett #RockHall2015... [Read more]

Nychos - Snake Bait

vimeo.com December 18, 2013

Nychos painting a big dissected rat on a wall in Vienna, Austria. Music by Judas Priest - Rock Hard Ride Freeyoutube.com/watch?v=mae5Ght8iBA Film by... [Read more]

King Robbo Auction at Cargo, London 2011

vimeo.com November 25, 2011

Documentary of the King Robbo Charity Auction at Cargo, London that took place on 4th September 2011. Produced by We Rock Hard in conjunction with The... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | LAS VEGAS 2011 | FRANK KOZIK

vimeo.com May 12, 2011

Interview with rock poster and toy designer legend Frank Kozik about his original artwork for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn... [Read more]

12ozProphet Presents... KEO and DASH167

vimeo.com April 11, 2010

Finely Crafted. KEO and DASH167 of the FC TC-5 X-MEN conglomerate are amongst the last practitioners of a traditional craft. You heard right... not a... [Read more]