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Artist Behind Obama’s “HOPE” Poster Says the President Failed to Live Up to Expectations


According to the Associated Press, the artist behind the President Barack Obama “HOPE” poster, Shepard Fairey, recently spoke about his feelings towards the President. Visit for more information Nearly eight years after the Black Senator from Illinois was voted into the White House, Fairey says Obama went “quiet on a lot of things.” “I think […]

Shepard Fairey’s commissioned Trayvon Martin piece for Ebony Magazine.

Visit for more information For their current issue, Ebony Magazine commissioned Shepard Fairey aka OBEY to create a tribute piece for Trayvon Martin. On his website, Shepard stated the following:  “I have followed Trayvon’s case closely and I think any compassionate human being can relate to Trayvon as a brother or son and would […]

Obey x Serato – Artist Series Control Vinyl

  Visit for more information   Serato and Shepard Fairey have created a pair of control vinyls with different artwork on each side for the Artist Series collection. These are extremely limited with only 2,000 units made for sale worldwide. You can now buy these at the Obey online shop.  Advertisement Roger Krastz  @walldoe

Shepard Fairey pleads guilty in criminal case with Associated Press

  Visit for more information Shepard Fairey aka OBEY pled guilty in his criminal case with Associated Press in New York. He pled guilty to one count of criminal contempt for destroying documents, manufacturing evidence, submitting false images in his legal battle with AP involving his “Hope” poster of Barack Obama in 2009.  AP […]

Graffiti Artist Seen’s painting sells for $122,210 at auction

  Visit for more information On February 15th, Artcurial held Street Art actuion in Paris. Legendary and pioneering graffiti artists’ work sold at record high prices. 201 lots of featured work from artists across the world and streetart spectrum. Street artists Banksy, Falle, Swoon, Shepard Fairey and writers Black Comet, Stay, High 149, Iz […]

Shepard Fairey, Ron English, Kenny Scharf and Robbie Conal to guest star on “The Simpsons”

  Visit for more information Shepard Fairey, Ron English, Kenny Scharf and Robbie Conal will all be guest staring on “The Simpsons” Season 23, Episode 15 titled “Exit Through the Kiwk-E-Mart”.  In the episode airing March 4th, Bart and his best friend Millhouse are graffiti artists, plastering Homer’s image all over Springfield. Advertisement

Video: OUTSIDE IN: The Story of Art in the Streets Documentary

  Visit for more information The Museum of Contemporary Art presented “Art in the Streets”, the first major U.S. museum exhibition of the history of graffiti and street art in April through August 2011 at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA. The exhibition will traced the development of graffiti and street art from the 1970s […]

Montana Colors x Obey Limited Edition Spray Cans

Visit for more information Montana Colors and Obey collaborate on a limited edition  of Montana Colors spray cans in Obey’s classic three colors of black, red and gold with the “Andre the Giant logo on the front with the words “Seven Feet Four Inches” and “Five Hundred Twenty Pounds”. Each color is only available in […]

Graffiti Art Coloring Book

Visit for more information Fred Flare offers a graffiti art coloring book for $10.95. The book is author by Aye Jay Morano features 30 images from Dondi, Lady Pink, Dalek, and Shepard Fairey.   Advertisement