A Washington, D.C. judge has approved a plan to dissolve the Corcoran Gallery of Art and divide its collection between the National Gallery of Art and George Washington University. [NYT]
Shepard Fairey is painting a mural on the giant wall space that faces Houston Street and The Bowery. Last time he painted on that Read More
Dana Jennings takes a look at a number of new art books, including ones by Robert Longo and Ryan McGinley, whose photographs, she writes, “are songs of innocence.” [NYT]
Shepard Fairey’s new mural is unveiled in London’s “Pleasure Garden.” Here’s a slide show of some of the other street art on view. [The Guardian]
A 21-year-old director who really likes Shepard Fairey is asking Kickstarter for $30,000 to make a 25-minute narrative film about early life of the street artist.
Los Angeles street artist Shepard Fairey plead guilty in a court in New York to one count of criminal contempt for destroying documents, manufacturing evidence and other misconduct in the case that arose around the image of Obama that the artist used in his “Hope” poster, according to the Los Angeles Times.
From the good people at ANIMAL NY, we have this fun tidbit.A Shepard Fairey mural in Miami featuring the artist’s signature “OBEY” logo of Andre the Giant was apparently defaced recently with a giant “1%.”
Today, New York City police evicted the Occupy Wall Street protesters from Zuccotti Park and made almost 150 arrests.
This morning, we spoke with artist Shepard Fairey, who was recently chosen by the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation as its first “Artist as Activist,” for which Mr. Fairey created 100 signed prints of a new poster called Read More