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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]

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]

President Obama’s Supreme Court Nomination

obeygiant.com February 29, 2016
President Obama’s Supreme Court Nomination

A lot of people might not understand how important the political perspective of the Supreme Court justices is because they have their appointments for life.... [Read more]

Supreme Court Blocks Obama’s Clean Power Plan

obeygiant.com February 10, 2016
Supreme Court Blocks Obama’s Clean Power Plan

I’m devastated that the Supreme Court put President Obama’s Clean Power Plan on hold. In theory, the role of the Supreme Court is to act as a non-partisan... [Read more]

SHEPARD SUPPORTS BERNIE SANDERS, CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM

obeygiant.com February  5, 2016
SHEPARD SUPPORTS BERNIE SANDERS, CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM

Check out the following article by Clark Mindock, via International Business Times, on why Shepard supports Bernie Sanders and the necessity of campaign... [Read more]

Anti-Immigration: Emotion Vs. Fact

obeygiant.com February  1, 2016
Anti-Immigration: Emotion Vs. Fact

Immigration is a hot-button issue, but I feel that much of the anti-immigration sentiment is driven by emotion more than fact. In this Zeitguide piece, Brad... [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]

WITNESS AGAINST TORTURE IN CUBA

obeygiant.com November 30, 2015
WITNESS AGAINST TORTURE IN CUBA

I have been opposed to the Guantanamo Bay detention camp since it opened because I think all human beings have the right to the same due process of law... [Read more]

Brandalism: 600 ad takeovers in Paris before the COP21...

streetartnews.net November 28, 2015
Brandalism: 600 ad takeovers in Paris before the COP21 Climate Conference

Paul Insect Two days before the launch of the UN COP21 Climate Conference, 600 posters were installed by the Brandalism project in outdoor media spaces... [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]

Keystone blocked by Obama!

obeygiant.com November  8, 2015
Keystone blocked by Obama!

OK, that’s the headline and great news, but the truth is that Obama’s concern about Climate Change is largely motivated by the activism of grassroots... [Read more]

Keystone blocked by Obama!

obeygiant.com November  8, 2015
Keystone blocked by Obama!

OK, that’s the headline and great news, but the truth is that Obama’s concern about Climate Change is largely motivated by the activism of grassroots... [Read more]

Library Street Collective Presents “Legacy” at Subliminal...

obeygiant.com October 27, 2015
Library Street Collective Presents “Legacy” at Subliminal Projects

Library Street Collective Presents “Legacy” A Solo Exhibition By Tristan Eaton On View: November 7 – November 14th, 2015 at Subliminal Projects 1331... [Read more]

SHEPARD BEGINS WORK ON FLAGSHIP MURAL FOR JERSEY CITY

obeygiant.com October 20, 2015
SHEPARD BEGINS WORK ON FLAGSHIP MURAL FOR JERSEY CITY

Hot off the heels of a fantastic trip to Philadelphia, Shepard and his crew traveled next to Jersey City, New Jersey. On the request of Mayor Steven Fulop,... [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]

'Your Not My Type' EINE

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk October  8, 2015
'Your Not My Type' EINE

StolenSpace is proud to present an inaugural solo show from one of the most renowned names in British Street Art, Ben Eine.Eine remains one of London's most... [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]

'Your Not My Type' Ben Eine's London Solo Show

hookedblog.co.uk October  6, 2015
'Your Not My Type' Ben Eine's London Solo Show

East London's StolenSpace gallery is set to present the inaugural solo show from one of the most renowned names in British Street Art, Ben Eine."Eine remains... [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]

GOP Playlist for DETAILS MAGAZINE

obeygiant.com September 30, 2015
GOP Playlist for DETAILS MAGAZINE

DETAILS Magazine asked Shepard to create a playlist inspired by 14 of some choice comments made at the last Republican Party presidential debate. Click... [Read more]

COVERT TO OVERT Signed Book

obeygiant.com September 28, 2015
COVERT TO OVERT Signed Book

My newest book and my first with Rizzoli, COVERT TO OVERT: The Under/Overground Art of Shepard Fairey, comes out tomorrow. I’m very proud of it because I’m... [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]

New Artsy Interview

obeygiant.com September 21, 2015
New Artsy Interview

Check out this recent Artsy interview with Shepard, featuring pictures from the latest New Jersey mural, new artwork, and Shepard’s thoughts on the “campaign... [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]

Ben Eine is "Charming" in Laguna Beach, USA

streetartnews.net August 24, 2015
Ben Eine is "Charming" in Laguna Beach, USA

As Ben Eine's "Great Western" show wraps up in Chicago this week he's been busy on the west coast working on a new piece in Laguna Beach.The British street... [Read more]

CORPORATE WELFARE Signed and Numbered Screen Print

obeygiant.com August  7, 2015
CORPORATE WELFARE Signed and Numbered Screen Print

This print is a comment on corporate subsidy. While average Americans struggle to make ends meet, many profitable industries and corporations receive tax... [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]

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]

Take action against the Senate’s treacherous Keystone XL...

obeygiant.com February  2, 2015
Take action against the Senate’s treacherous Keystone XL pipeline approval now!

I know I sound like a broken record, but until there is campaign finance reform, many members of congress will put the interests of their most powerful... [Read more]

Eddie Colla and D young V unveil a series of new pieces...

streetartnews.net January 12, 2015
Eddie Colla and D young V unveil a series of new pieces around Thailand

As 2014 drew to a close, Bay Area artists, and frequent collaborators D Young V and Eddie Colla headed to Thailand to end the year on a decidedly different... [Read more]

INTERPOLATION / NEW INTERPOL MURAL, WEBSITE, AND ALBUM!

obeygiant.com November 25, 2014
INTERPOLATION / NEW INTERPOL MURAL, WEBSITE, AND ALBUM!

Last night Interpol kicked off a busy week in New York with a performance of “Everything Is Wrong” from their “triumphant” (Chicago Tribune) new LP ‘El... [Read more]

Time Magazine Cover

obeygiant.com November  9, 2014
Time Magazine Cover

I’ve been honored to do two Time Magazine covers, one of Barack Obama in 2008 and one of an Occupy Wall Street protester in 2011. Both of these covers... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 8

en.blog.wordpress.com November  5, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 8

We’re back with a new collection of our favorite stories from across all of WordPress. 1. Books for the Broken-Hearted Hannah Richell Hannah Richell’s... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 8

en.blog.wordpress.com November  5, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 8

We’re back with a new collection of our favorite stories from across all of WordPress. 1. Books for the Broken-Hearted Hannah Richell Hannah Richell’s... [Read more]

I want You to be scared so i Can bomb Iraq again. Obama...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com September 17, 2014
I want You to be scared so i Can bomb Iraq again. Obama 4th...

I want You to be scared so i Can bomb Iraq again. Obama 4th consécutive USA président bombing Iraq. #streetart #unclesam #stencil #iwantyouforusarmy... [Read more]

“Hapa” by Kamea Hadar in Honolulu

streetartnews.net June 16, 2016

Our friend Kamea Hadar just finished working on this new portrait of Barack Obama on the sunny streets of Honolulu in Hawaii. The piece is entitled ‘Hapa’... [Read more]

Diplomacy VS War

obeygiant.com August 14, 2015

I believe in Brave New Films mission, so much, that I’m actually a board member. Brave New Films promotes peace and justice by researching and presenting... [Read more]

GIVING UP ON PRESIDENT OBAMA

obeygiant.com June 16, 2015

Included below is an e-mail exchange between Mr. Bradley Carlson of Miami, Florida.  Mr. Carlson reached out to Shepard to share his viewpoints and concern... [Read more]

CopyrightX Enrollment now open!

obeygiant.com November 18, 2014

As many of you know, I was faced with the challenge of a copyright infringement lawsuit over the use of a reference photograph when I illustrated my Obama... [Read more]

New Englanders protest firing of beloved grocery-chain...

news.google.com August 16, 2014

New Englanders protest firing of beloved grocery-chain chiefThe Seattle TimesOn the front window of the spacious market was a poster of Arthur T. Demoulas'... [Read more]

Wyclef Jean meets at Shore Club; San Antonio Spurs' Marco...

news.google.com August 15, 2014

Wyclef Jean meets at Shore Club; San Antonio Spurs' Marco Belinelli grabs a ...MiamiHerald.comArtist Shepard Fairey, of President Barack Obama's HOPE poster... [Read more]

See America Project Brings New Life to National Parks -...

news.google.com August 15, 2014

See America Project Brings New Life to National ParksAction HubThey began with the campaign Design for Obama, inspired by the work Shepard Fairey was doing... [Read more]

George W Bush Paintings Marketed On Throw Pillows and...

news.google.com August 14, 2014

ArtLyst George W Bush Paintings Marketed On Throw Pillows and Tote BagsArtLystTo sight the Shepard Fairey case, appropriating art without permission can... [Read more]

Market Basket workers, customers rally around beloved CEO...

news.google.com August 14, 2014

Market Basket workers, customers rally around beloved CEO after firingLos Angeles TimesNext to it was a poster of Arthur T. Demoulas' face, in red and blue... [Read more]

King MENSAH attaqué: un plan machiavélique contre la...

news.google.com August 13, 2014

Actualité du Togo King MENSAH attaqué: un plan machiavélique contre la culture togolaiseActualité du TogoFrank Shepard Fairey, jeune américain de race... [Read more]

Más de 20 autores que florecieron con el arte urbano se...

news.google.com August 12, 2014

Más de 20 autores que florecieron con el arte urbano se reúnen en Nueva York ...20minutos.es... la exposición Art in the Streets; Niagara, que se ha... [Read more]

Why the artist behind Obama's 'Hope' poster is helping a...

news.google.com August 11, 2014

Why the artist behind Obama's 'Hope' poster is helping a fake candidateWashington Post (blog)Shepard Fairey was full of "Hope" in 2008. This year, he's... [Read more]

Eine Alphabet timelapse

vimeo.com September 16, 2010

1 minute timelapse composition presenting the extent of work that was been put into painting the whole lower case alphabet on shop shutters by Eine. It's... [Read more]