Shepard FAIREY

b.1970

Shepard Fairey was born in 1970, a contemporary artist, graphic designer and illustrator who is best known for his "Andre the Giant has a Posse" sticker campaign and his work during the 2008 United States Presidential Election, specifically his Barack Obama "Hope" poster. Fairey graduated from Rhode Island School of Design with a BFA in illustration, and went on to start several successful design companies as well as an Obey Giant clothing line. The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston calls him one of todays best know and influential street artists. His work is included in the collections at The Smithsonian, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

Artworks

Shepard Fairey, Dove Geometric, Version 1, 2020
Shepard Fairey, Eyes Wide Open, 2020
Shepard Fairey, Peace Fingers (Geometric), Version 2, 2020
Shepard Fairey, Peace Officer, Version 2, 2020
Shepard Fairey, Raise the Level, Version 2, 2020
Shepard Fairey, Shadowplay, 2020