Shepard Fairey Latest Stories

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]

ART Spezial: Street Art! Gewinnt 3 x das Sonderheft!

rebelart.net November 23, 2014
ART Spezial: Street Art! Gewinnt 3 x das Sonderheft!

“Das ideale Geschenk für den Onkel, der immer belächelt hat, was du da so treibst”, sagt fk.1just.de. Jetzt ist es am Kiosk (und im eShop): Das Sonderheft... [Read more]

Glen E. Friedman in London this friday

obeygiant.com November 20, 2014
Glen E. Friedman in London this friday

This Friday in London, my good friend Glen E. Friedman is having a book release for his latest book “My Rules” at 14 Henrietta St in Covent Garden! I’ve been... [Read more]

Xmas Exhibition at Hang-Up Gallery

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk November 20, 2014
Xmas Exhibition at Hang-Up Gallery

Hang-Up Galleryembraces the yule with their upcoming Xmas Exhibition showcasing an impressive collection of new, rare and/or previously unseen artworks from... [Read more]

R.I.P. RICHARD DUARDO

obeygiant.com November 13, 2014
R.I.P. RICHARD DUARDO

My friend Richard Duardo passed away in his sleep unexpectedly a couple of nights ago. He was a very important part of the LA art eco-system and deserves a... [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]

Protect the Sacred

obeygiant.com November 10, 2014
Protect the Sacred

I made this Protect the Sacred image in collaboration with National Geographic Photographer Aaron Huey in support of www.honorthetreaties.org, an... [Read more]

Andre sticker by @obeygiant aka Shepard Fairey

streetartcollection.tumblr.com November  9, 2014
Andre sticker by @obeygiant aka Shepard Fairey

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Andre sticker by @obeygiant aka Shepard Fairey

loveurbanart.tumblr.com November  9, 2014
Andre sticker by @obeygiant aka Shepard Fairey

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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]

Rock the Casbah!

obeygiant.com November  6, 2014
Rock the Casbah!

Please take a moment to check out Rock the Casbah – an EP by Ranking Roger The Joe Strummer New Music Foundation. Strummerville promotes Joe’s legacy of... [Read more]

Black Keys Turn Blue

obeygiant.com November  5, 2014
Black Keys Turn Blue

After creating the posters for the Black Keys shows at Madison Square Gardens in 2012, I was honored to be asked to do the LA Forum poster for the band’s... [Read more]

Vote Yes on Prop 47 tomorrow / support education over...

obeygiant.com November  3, 2014
Vote Yes on Prop 47 tomorrow / support education over Imprisonment

America has the highest rate of incarceration on the planet but I’d prefer if it had the highest quality of education! Please support Prop 47 tomorrow to... [Read more]

Classic pasteup By Shepard Fairey @obeygiant at @cargo_ldn

streetartcollection.tumblr.com November  2, 2014
Classic pasteup By Shepard Fairey @obeygiant at @cargo_ldn

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Classic pasteup By Shepard Fairey @obeygiant at @cargo_ldn

loveurbanart.tumblr.com November  2, 2014
Classic pasteup By Shepard Fairey @obeygiant at @cargo_ldn

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Mayday in 30 Contest Results Are In!

obeygiant.com October 29, 2014
Mayday in 30 Contest Results Are In!

The results are in for the MAYDAY in 30 video contest! Check out the “behind the scenes” video of the judging process which Shepard participated in, as well... [Read more]

Power & Glory Day of the Dead Skull

obeygiant.com October 28, 2014
Power & Glory Day of the Dead Skull

The Power t help but think about how those who come after us will remember us. Were we good stewards of the earth and the legacy of humanity? Ernesto and I... [Read more]

CHECK OUT ARTIST PHILIP LUMBANG’S PRODUCTS ONLINE!

obeygiant.com October 27, 2014
CHECK OUT ARTIST PHILIP LUMBANG’S PRODUCTS ONLINE!

My friend, artist, designer, and former co-worker, Phil Lumbang has launched a line of tees and iPhone cases with his bear artwork on them. I appreciate his... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey: Paz Y Libertad @ CAC Malaga by Spraying...

blog.stolenspace.com October 25, 2014
Shepard Fairey: Paz Y Libertad @ CAC Malaga by Spraying Bricks

In 1987 Andre Rene Roussimoff aka Andre The Giant drew the biggest WWF crowd at the the Pontiac Silver Dome. Two years later American street artist, Shephard... [Read more]

An Evening Of Art With Billy Morrison & Joey Feldman

obeygiant.com October 23, 2014
An Evening Of Art With Billy Morrison & Joey Feldman

Shepard will be DJing this Sunday October 26th at An Evening Of Art With Billy Morrison s Christmas Grenade piece shown below. Be sure to check out more of... [Read more]

Poster For George

obeygiant.com October 20, 2014
Poster For George

I was honored to be asked by Dhani and Olivia Harrison to work on a portrait poster to coincide with the major reissue of George Harrison’s first six solo... [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]

D*Face: Dead Pilot @ CAC Malaga by Spraying Bricks

blog.stolenspace.com October 16, 2014
D*Face: Dead Pilot @ CAC Malaga by Spraying Bricks

It is coming up to a year since D*Face headed to southern Spain, seeking warmer climates…destination Málaga! Invited out in mid November last year, Spraying... [Read more]

War Child Art of the Guitar Benefit Auction

obeygiant.com October 15, 2014
War Child Art of the Guitar Benefit Auction

Shepard was one of 16 artists from music and contemporary art to design a custom Caparelli guitar for an upcoming auction at Bonhams New York on Nov. 9 at... [Read more]

PROP. 45 – HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES ARE BANKING ON YOUR...

obeygiant.com October 14, 2014
PROP. 45 – HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES ARE BANKING ON YOUR IGNORANCE

Health insurance companies are banking on your ignorance as they spend millions to disinform and block Prop. 45. Prop. 45 is a public advocacy measure to... [Read more]

Russell Brand Will Occupy Wall St. Tomorrow

obeygiant.com October 13, 2014
Russell Brand Will Occupy Wall St. Tomorrow

Two of my friends, authors and activists David DeGraw and Russell Brand, will be doing readings from their new books in NYC’s Zucotti Park tomorrow. David is... [Read more]

TORONTO MURAL RECAP // OFFICIAL 2014 MURAL TOUR CLOSES

obeygiant.com October 10, 2014
TORONTO MURAL RECAP // OFFICIAL 2014 MURAL TOUR CLOSES

Toronto was the last stop on my seven city mural tour and it was a fun place to end the tour with a bang. A bunch of the Obey Clothing crew from Canada and... [Read more]

WHO KILLED MISTER MOONLIGHT? // SUPPORT DAVID J. HASKINS...

obeygiant.com October  8, 2014
WHO KILLED MISTER MOONLIGHT? // SUPPORT DAVID J. HASKINS BOOK TOUR

My friend David J from Love and Rockets and Bauhaus has launched a Kickstarter to tour his new book “Who Killed Mister Moonlight?” internationally which will... [Read more]

OBEY 25 Year Anniversary Collection

obeygiant.com October  7, 2014
OBEY 25 Year Anniversary Collection

When I made the first OBEY sticker in 1989, I never thought I was beginning a project that would inspire and permeate most of my art career for the next 25... [Read more]

AS YOU WISH // BOOK AVAILABLE OCTOBER 14

obeygiant.com October  3, 2014
AS YOU WISH // BOOK AVAILABLE OCTOBER 14

My friend, actor Cary Elwes is releasing his book “As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride” on October 14.  I was honored to... [Read more]

TABLE/ART COLLAB WITH PRINTS ON WOOD SHIPPING THIS WEEK

obeygiant.com October  2, 2014
TABLE/ART COLLAB WITH PRINTS ON WOOD SHIPPING THIS WEEK

Prints on Wood teamed up with Shepard Fairey to produce unique pieces recently.  A big thanks to all those who ordered pieces and thanks to the Prints on... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey paints a series of new murals in Toronto,...

streetartnews.net October  2, 2014
Shepard Fairey paints a series of new murals in Toronto, Canada

After his Nelson Mandela piece in South Africa a few days ago, Obey Giant aka Shepard Fairey has reached the city of Toronto in Canada where he just wrapped... [Read more]

OG_SLICK RELEASES ‘UZI DOES IT’ SCULPTURE

obeygiant.com October  2, 2014
OG_SLICK RELEASES ‘UZI DOES IT’ SCULPTURE

My friend Slick just released his latest piece “Uzi Does It” through Silent Stage Gallery.  If you’re in the market for a fine art sculpture this one is... [Read more]

MORE FROM TORONTO

obeygiant.com October  1, 2014
MORE FROM TORONTO

Shepard and the mural crew are at it again with a second mural in Toronto!  Check out the pictures of the mural in progress and stay tuned for more.... [Read more]

MURAL UPDATE // TORONTO

obeygiant.com October  1, 2014
MURAL UPDATE // TORONTO

This year’s international mural tour is winding down with Shepard and the crew hitting the last spot in Toronto this week.  Check out the pictures below and... [Read more]

NEW PRINT FROM FRANCISCO REYES JR.

obeygiant.com September 29, 2014
NEW PRINT FROM FRANCISCO REYES JR.

My friend and colleague Francisco Reyes Jr. has a new print available on his website.  Francisco is super talented and I love this 1962 piece which blends... [Read more]

INTERPOL // EL PINTOR

obeygiant.com September 27, 2014
INTERPOL // EL PINTOR

Interpol has been a favorite band of mine since their first album came out 12 years ago. I got to work with them on some projects for their second album... [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]

SHEPARD JOINS JUDGING PANEL FOR #MAYDAYIN30 CONTEST TO...

obeygiant.com September 25, 2014
SHEPARD JOINS JUDGING PANEL FOR #MAYDAYIN30 CONTEST TO FIGHT MONEY IN POLITICS

I’m excited to be a part of the #Maydayin30 video contest organized by MAYDAY.US and Lawrence Lessig to fight money in politics bit.ly/1riKsGa. I’ll be... [Read more]

GLEN E. FRIEDMAN “MY RULES” BOOK RELEASE TONIGHT AT...

obeygiant.com September 25, 2014
GLEN E. FRIEDMAN “MY RULES” BOOK RELEASE TONIGHT AT ARCANA: BOOKS ON THE ARTS IN CULVER CITY!

Tonight we are celebrating my good friend Glen E. Friedman’s latest book release “My Rules” at Arcana Books in Culver City! I’ve been friends with Glen for... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey creates a giant portrait of "Nelson...

streetartnews.net September 23, 2014
Shepard Fairey creates a giant portrait of "Nelson Mandela" in Johannesburg, South Africa

After Berlin in Germany, Shepard Fairey flew straight to South Africa to work on a massive mural somewhere on the streets of Johannesburg.The American street... [Read more]

Shepard on Creativity, activism, and rebellion

obeygiant.com November 19, 2014

Shepard speaks on creativity, activism and rebellion in this new video interview from Fusion. Check it out! “What I think is great about what’s happening... [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]

Please Support Water Brother’s Kickstarter Campaign

obeygiant.com November 12, 2014

I used to skate with and print t-shirts for Water Brothers crew when I lived in Rhode Island. Sid Abruzzi and the Water Bros. crew were a blast to skate and... [Read more]

Rebel Music 2

obeygiant.com November  7, 2014

I’m proud to be an executive producer on MTV’s new show Rebel Music. I’ve also created the visuals for the show. In the second season premiere we are... [Read more]

Go out and vote tomorrow!

obeygiant.com November  4, 2014

I’d like our democracy to work better but one thing’s for sure, if you don’t vote it will become worse. Go out and vote tomorrow! – Shepard Take a selfie... [Read more]

Joan Jett’s full, uncensored, fury / Your help is...

obeygiant.com November  3, 2014

As flawed as our two party system is, it is essential to vote for the people who come closest to representing your views and interests. I already cast my... [Read more]

Obey In Toronto Video

obeygiant.com October 15, 2014

Toronto was the last stop on my seven city mural tour and it was a fun place to end the tour with a bang. The Obey Clothing crew tagged along for this one... [Read more]

ATTENTION PLEASE!

obeygiant.com October 14, 2014

I’m one of the judges for the #MAYDAYin30 video contest. Help reduce the corrupting influence of money in politics. Get creative and submit your video... [Read more]