Shepard Fairey

Shepard Fairey and Kenny Scharf Headed for “The Simpsons”

Posted February 20, 2012 at 6:28 am

The episode is called “Exit Through the Kwik-E-Mart,” an obvious homage to Banksy’s Oscar-nominated film from 2010 (Exit Through the Gift Shop), and focuses on Bart’s newfound fascination with street art.

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“RESIST” Sticker Vandal Arrested by Undercover Cops on Prince

Posted November 11, 2011 at 10:19 am

Note to self – don’t wheat-paste neighborhood road signs in the broad daylight.

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Shepard Fairey’s Tribute to George Harrison

Last modified August 3, 2011 at 12:41 pm

This past Monday marked a music milestone if ever there was one.  Forty years ago, “Quiet Beatle” George Harrison and Ravi Shankar organized the uber-successful Concert for Bangladesh.  The spectacle preceded the gargantuan Live Aid as the first benefit concert of this magnitude in history.  There were two separate concerts held at Madison Square Garden […]

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Shepard Fairey Peace Dove at 242 Elizabeth Street

Posted July 22, 2011 at 6:41 am

Three weeks ago, controversial street artist Shepard Fairey made a substantial local splash with a series of stencils around the Lower East Side.

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Shepard Fairey’s “Rebel Waltz” on Orchard Street

Posted July 5, 2011 at 6:28 am

Last week, the neighborhood became a battleground of sorts for two esteemed street artists.

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Shepard Fairey Spotted Unveiling Obey Stencil on Prince Street

Posted July 1, 2011 at 6:28 am

Shepard Fairey continued his downtown push yesterday with another conspicuous daytime stunt.

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Shepard Fairey Unveils New Stencil at 213 Bowery

Last modified July 1, 2011 at 9:23 am

Almost a year after his hated mural at the graffiti wall was deposed, Shepard Fairey returned to the Lower East Side yesterday.

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When Clayton Patterson Tagged the Graffiti Wall

Posted January 21, 2011 at 6:38 am

In the summer of 1990, Clayton Patterson put his stamp on the wall.

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APL Adds Awning to 146 Orchard Street

Posted January 7, 2011 at 6:28 am

Another week, another development at 146 Orchard Street. Can you say hipster mustache?

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Ciroc Vodka Advertises at Graffiti Wall

Posted January 3, 2011 at 6:28 am

On New Year’s Eve the perpetual whitespace above the graffiti wall was reactivated for some brief advertising.

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