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Shepard Fairey – All Tomorrow’s Parties Music Festival | Murals at Asbury Park

All Tomorrow’s Parties is a London-based organization that’s been promoting festivals in the UK, the United States and Australia since 1999. Its most recent event occurred during the last weekend in September in Asbury Park, New Jersey, with British band Portishead, seemingly risen from the dead, guest-curating …

Shepard Fairey x Norml Clothing OBEY Mural

A new addition now graces the skyline of Ottawa City. Measured around 9 x 15 meters in size, the new mural was the latest by Shepard Fairey and members of his OBEY Posse. Armed with safety harness, cherry picker and plenty of wheatpaste, work started on Fairey’s …

Gestalten – Shepard Fairey “Obey To The Better” | Video

Shepard Fairey is one of the key American artist who brought the stencil art/street art style to the masses. Responsible for building the Obey empire, based on his Obey Giant concept, Fairey gone through his shares of headaches and politics in addition to the fame and success. On …

Art Basel Miami Beach 2010 – Shepard Fairey Mural

The annual pilgrimage to most lucrative art fair of the year, Art Basel Miami Beach 2010, is well underway. Cadre of artists, art dealers, and art lovers will converge along the sun-kissed Miami shoreline this week, while others have already finished the preparation needed. The latter include …

OVER THE UNDER – Manhole Cover Art Exhabition

We walked on them, drove over them, even complained about them as hazards. But the stark reality is that without the lowly manhole covers, our city streets would be impassible, the utilities which run the city would laid bare to the elements. To shed some light on …

Shepard Fairey x STRANGEco MR. SPRAY With OBEY Stencil Vinyl Figure – SDCC 2010 Edition

Every year, there are some sorts of migration patterns during the month of July. Early in the month, droves of fashion conscious head to Paris the haute couture shows. Those in rag trade fly to Berlin for Bread & Butter. Then, there is the San Diego Comic …

Shepard Fairey x STRANGEco MR. SPRAY With OBEY Stencil Vinyl Figure

First original vinyl figure Shepard Fairey in 11 years, MR. SPRAY was conceived originally in 2004 by the artist. The basis was to invoked the many advertising caricatures, which dotted the landscape of America popular culture during the 1950s, along with the emergence of street art culture. …

Shepard Fairey – Limited Edition Iggy Pop Canvas Print | Available Now

To what extent will an artist go for his or her art? For Shepard Fairey, it is about breaking the mold of the so called “elitist structure of the high art”, as he duel and lost in his copyright contest with Associated Press. For punk rocker Iggy …

Shepard Fairey “May Day” Exhibition | Opening Event Recap

After a extensive, as well as expansive, installations across the city of New York, Saturday’s opening of May Day exhibition at Deitch Projects marked the grand finale of artist/activist Shepard Fairey‘s “take-over” of the Big Apple. A culmination of months, even years, worth of planning and work, …