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OBEY Mural by Shepard Fairey

Shepard Fairey is one vector artist who has proven that images can change the world. He is most famous for The Hope poster he created for the Obama Campaign. That image, crystallized the feelings of a generation. His Obey brand is also a very recognizable signature that has secured it’s own place in vector art […]

AP Shepard Fairey Counterclaim Filed

NEW YORK — The Associated Press countersued an artist Wednesday over his famous image of Barack Obama, saying the image’s uncredited, uncompensated use of an AP photo violated copyright laws and signaled a threat to journalism. The artist, Shepard Fairey, sued the not-for-profit news cooperative last month over his artwork, titled “Obama Hope” and “Obama […]

Obama Commemorative Plates by Shepard Fairey

Poster boy Shephard Fairey really hit the big time when his Obama print was picked up by the Obama Presidential Campaign last year. Having subsequently designed the official Inaugural Poster for Obama, he looks well positioned to become the go-to guy for reshaping how we visualize the White House. If posters aren’t your thing, take comfort in […]

Shepard Fairey’s Orwell covers

Shepard Fairey (OBEY) has designed a pair of covers for the new Penguin editions of Orwell’s Nineteen-Eighty-Four and Animal Farm. They’re absolute knockouts, and just in time: they’ve just gone on sale! Link to Nineteen Eighty-Four, Link to Animal Farm. *Source: boingboing

Shepard Fairey – OBAMA’S POSTERBOY

Los Angeles, California — When the street artist and guerrilla marketerShepard Fairey got word from theObama people that they would welcome his contribution to the campaign, he knew what he wanted to create: a phenomenon. All political art is propaganda (that is the point), but most political posters are bland, forgettable, wallpaper, like Fred Thompson […]