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Coney Art Walls Outdoor Museum of Street Art : 2016 Edition

hookedblog.co.uk June  7, 2016
Coney Art Walls Outdoor Museum of Street Art : 2016 Edition

It's been a a few months since we were last in New York, it's always fun to return to city and check out what's happening over here. We are looking forward... [Read more]

D*Face, Misfits and Misprints at StolenSpace

urbankulturblog.com May 25, 2016
D*Face, Misfits and Misprints at StolenSpace

I’m a little late with my review of D*Face‘s last exhibition, Misfits and Misprints, at his home turf of StolenSpace. It’s now made way for the London... [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]

Detail of “Mister Nose” by Harlan...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  5, 2016
Detail of “Mister Nose” by Harlan...

Detail of “Mister Nose” by Harlan Ballogg. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am curating at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook. The... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Small Arms Inspection Building

jermalism.blogspot.fr April 25, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Small Arms Inspection Building

Co-written by Jerm & Ninja IX It has been a while, but we're back with a BANG! Quite literally.We found ourselves on a beautiful Spring morning standing at... [Read more]

Student progress on a large graphic poster for the final...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 18, 2016
Student progress on a large graphic poster for the final project...

Student progress on a large graphic poster for the final project in my class based on Gogol’s ‘The Nose’. The imagery is inspired by Russian propaganda... [Read more]

From Bumfights to #BlackLivesMatter, Indecline exploits...

blog.vandalog.com March 28, 2016
From Bumfights to #BlackLivesMatter, Indecline exploits it all

Still from Indecline’s #BlackLivesMatter: Hollywood film Indecline, the street art collective known for their Rape Trump mural and the world’s largest... [Read more]

Interview: Education & Precaution Can Help End Gun Violence

obeygiant.com February 26, 2016
Interview: Education & Precaution Can Help End Gun Violence

Check out the latest “You Can Do Something About It” interview feat. Shepard on the topic of gun violence in America. Read the article via Maria Shaver,... [Read more]

Luzinterruptus, Plastic Island, London

unurth.com February 11, 2016
Luzinterruptus, Plastic Island, London

From Luzinterruptus: Part of Lumiere London 2016, an unprecedented light festival that offered a unique vision of London during 4 nights getting the public... [Read more]

Shoutout from Bernie!

obeygiant.com February 10, 2016
Shoutout from Bernie!

Congratulations to Bernie Sanders on winning the New Hampshire primary! It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Bernie and his campaign. The Red Hot Chili... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

jermalism.blogspot.com February  8, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

Built in the early 1900s, the Camp 30 Nazi Internment Camp in Bowmanville, Ontario, was originally designed and operated as a boys reform school. It is best... [Read more]

Intro to Slava Ptrk

woostercollective.com February  5, 2016
Intro to Slava Ptrk

Russian street artist Slava Ptrk shares with us small stencil-art with lonely characters, experiments with staircases, and urban interventions by posters.... [Read more]

Another London “art dealer” chops up a mural

blog.vandalog.com January 27, 2016
Another London “art dealer” chops up a mural

Photo courtesy of Stik. London-based street artist Stik is internationally known for painting cute stick figures that just generally make people smile.... [Read more]

THE PAINTED OCEANS KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE!

obeygiant.com January 26, 2016
THE PAINTED OCEANS KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE!

Art to me is really about the challenge. An exotic location with a major challenge that most other people from the street art and graffiti world wouldn’t... [Read more]

Banksy is Miserables over Calais Jungle

graffoto1.blogspot.fr January 25, 2016
Banksy is Miserables over Calais Jungle

Photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland except where statedNews involving refugees is a daily staple, police using CS gas makes disturbingly frequent... [Read more]

Banksy's London artwork highlights teargas use in Calais...

hookedblog.co.uk January 25, 2016
Banksy's London artwork highlights teargas use in Calais refugee camp

The internet was abuzz late Sunday afternoon with talk of a possible new stencil artwork from British artist Banksy. A number of various cropped images of... [Read more]

Photos: PaperMonster Street Art Archives 

papermonster.wordpress.com January  4, 2016
Photos: PaperMonster Street Art Archives 

 This year I will be starting a new project through Instagram (HERE). For years when I was starting to make paintings and stencils I had no money to travel... [Read more]

“Santa” by Ador in Nantes, France

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
“Santa” by Ador in Nantes, France

Our friend Ador is back in the town of Nantes in France where he just finished working on a brand new mural for the Christmas season. Ador creates large... [Read more]

Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

The elusive Brooklyn based street artist Elle is not so elusive anymore.  She has finally after years of anonymity is finally stepping out of the shadows and... [Read more]

PaperMonster : Miami Art Basel 2015 Photos and Videos Part 2

papermonster.wordpress.com December  3, 2015
PaperMonster : Miami Art Basel 2015 Photos and Videos Part 2

The streets are alive with a whole cast of characters across hundreds of walls in Wynwood Miami for Art Basel.  Check out some photos and video below. Stay... [Read more]

Coverage: "Hue Mural Festival" in Houston, Texas.

streetartnews.net November  7, 2015
Coverage: "Hue Mural Festival" in Houston, Texas.

Earlier this month we were in Houston during the Hue Mural Festival and caught up with west coast based artist Risk, and Amsterdam based artists The London... [Read more]

THREE LIL’ PIGS by SLICK

obeygiant.com October 26, 2015
THREE LIL’ PIGS by SLICK

My friend Slick is releasing a print that is his satire of gleeful abuse of authority by the police. Sometimes it’s easier to laugh than cry… check it out.... [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]

Kislow produces a new mural in Minsk, Belarus

streetartnews.net October 22, 2015
Kislow produces a new mural in Minsk, Belarus

Kislow recently spent some time in Belarus where he was invited by the Urban Myth Street Art Festival.Working on the streets of Minsk, the Russian muralist... [Read more]

Goodreads: Shepard’s Top 5 Book Recommendations

obeygiant.com October 14, 2015
Goodreads: Shepard’s Top 5 Book Recommendations

Shepard recently compiled a list of his top 5 book recommendations for Goodreads. Check out the selections below, which have impacted his worldview and... [Read more]

Shepard Talks Sharpening His Focus & Solo Exhibition

obeygiant.com October  9, 2015
Shepard Talks Sharpening His Focus & Solo Exhibition

Click below to read Shepard’s extensive interview with 1xRun on sharpening his focus and his recent solo exhibition. Shepard Fairey Talks Sharpening His... [Read more]

REMI ROUGH: HOME EXHIBITION

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk October  8, 2015
REMI ROUGH: HOME EXHIBITION

‘Home' is Remi Rough’s first London solo exhibition of new works since 2009 and represents a homecoming for the artist.Home alludes to London itself. Remi... [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]

STOP POLICE TERROR NOW!

obeygiant.com October  6, 2015
STOP POLICE TERROR NOW!

Catching the police killings of many unarmed people on camera over the last couple of years has raised awareness about the pattern of excessive force by the... [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]

Taking on Abuse of Power and Political Corruption in ‘On...

obeygiant.com October  2, 2015
Taking on Abuse of Power and Political Corruption in ‘On Our Hands’

“On Our Hands” is currently on view at Jacob Lewis Gallery in NYC. In case you missed it, check out Shepard’s in depth explanation of his new body of work... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY: A STEADY DRUMBEAT INSIDE AND OUT

obeygiant.com September 28, 2015
SHEPARD FAIREY: A STEADY DRUMBEAT INSIDE AND OUT

Check out this great deconstruction of Shepard’s recent New Jersey mural via Brooklyn Street Art. In addition to detailed shots of the mural, the article... [Read more]

Dancing in the street with London Kaye

blog.vandalog.com September 23, 2015
Dancing in the street with London Kaye

London Kaye, whose work I would usually ignore because it is more boring and derivative than The Cleveland Show, has become an accidental symbol for street... [Read more]

Reminder: On Our Hands opens Sept. 17 in NYC!

obeygiant.com September  9, 2015
Reminder: On Our Hands opens Sept. 17 in NYC!

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 –... [Read more]

Rustam Qbic unveils a new mural in Portland, Oregon

streetartnews.net September  7, 2015
Rustam Qbic unveils a new mural in Portland, Oregon

After Switzerland a few days ago, Rustam Qbic is now in North America where he just landed in Portland for the always excellent Forest For The Trees... [Read more]

Rustam Qbic paints a new mural in the Swiss Alps

streetartnews.net August 28, 2015
Rustam Qbic paints a new mural in the Swiss Alps

Spending long days on a lonely location of Bella Lui station on 2500m above sea level, Rustam Qbic just finished his newest mural. Working in deafening... [Read more]

Stick it up: Shoreditch Street Art Stickers 3

hookedblog.co.uk August 28, 2015
Stick it up: Shoreditch Street Art Stickers 3

We are big fans of stickers, from the one off hand drawn/ hand painted kind often making use of the free UPS sticker labels to the super slick batch printed... [Read more]

James Cauty Installation at Dismaland - Weston Super...

streetartnews.net August 25, 2015
James Cauty Installation at Dismaland - Weston Super Mare, UK

Within Banksy's Dismaland Bemusemark is a large scale model installation by British artist James Cauty entitled ‘the aftermath dislocation principle part I’... [Read more]

First New York Show in Five Years / Still Questioning...

obeygiant.com August 20, 2015
First New York Show in Five Years / Still Questioning Everything

“On Our Hands” opens at Jacob Lewis Gallery on September 17 in New York. Read more about it in T: The New York Times Style Magazine. Thanks for the support!... [Read more]

Upcoming: Banksy "Dismaland" Pop-Up Exhibition @...

streetartnews.net August 19, 2015
Upcoming: Banksy "Dismaland" Pop-Up Exhibition @ Weston-Super-Mare

Rumors have been circulating around the internet for a few days, but later this week Banksy is now set to open a new pop-up exhibition entitled "Dismaland"... [Read more]

The Origin and Current State of Borf

stencilarchive.org August 17, 2015
The Origin and Current State of Borf

News Articles 10 years after his graffiti campaign, the artist known as Borf paints a new lifeBy Rachel Manteuffel :: August 13 (Original Washington... [Read more]

Glastonbury 2015 Unfairground

dotmaster.co.uk August 10, 2015
Glastonbury 2015 Unfairground

The Uncrew were in full effect for this Battle of the bean-field anniversary. The capri’s turned to cop cars and a giant traveler bus was pulled from the... [Read more]

‘Tis the eve of Miss Lohans little visit to a Los Angeles...

‘Tis the eve of Miss Lohans little visit to a Los Angeles...

‘Tis the eve of Miss Lohans little visit to a Los Angeles penitentiary, and as topically as ever, PEN 1 has hit up a beautiful police mugshot of the star of... [Read more]

Broken Windows Policing Doesn't Work

stencilarchive.org June 24, 2016

Legal Information 'Broken windows' policing doesn’t bring down felonies, study saysNew York's police department believes that enforcing laws against... [Read more]

Rustam Qbic & Igou One New Wall in Kazan, Tatarstan

streetartnews.net May 26, 2016

Russian artists Rustam Qbic and Igou recently teamed up in their hometown of Kazan, working on a collab piece for the upcoming museum of street-art at the... [Read more]

“Sailor Story” by Rustam Qbic in Perth, Australia

streetartnews.net April 28, 2016

Rustam Qbic was recently invited to Perth in Australia for Public 2016. Battling the Western Australian heat and unfriendly surface, Russian artist worked... [Read more]

Rime v Scott: Arguing Graffiti Cannot be Protected

stencilarchive.org April 24, 2016

Legal Information Graffiti Cannot be Copyright Protected, Claims Moschino, Jeremy Scott(originally posted on The Fashion Law)  The latest update... [Read more]

Rime v Scott: Arguing Graffiti Cannot be Protected

stencilarchive.org April 24, 2016

Legal Information Graffiti Cannot be Copyright Protected, Claims Moschino, Jeremy Scott(originally posted on The Fashion Law)  The latest update... [Read more]

Pure Evil Interview & Opening at The Quin Hotel NYC

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

Charley Edwards AKA “Pure Evil” is back in NYC with a solo show as part of the artists’s in residence series at The Quin Hotel.  Curated by DK Johnson the... [Read more]

Repost from @chicojefferson –> “Once a year...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 15, 2016

A video posted by @elbowtoe on Apr 15, 2016 at 6:21am PDT Repost from @chicojefferson –> “Once a year Russian villagers gather to watch a larger than... [Read more]