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I'm Voting for Barack Obama Because I Believe Progress Is Possible

Shepard Fairey | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics
Shepard Fairey

I want to see this country move forward, not backward, and I know that four more years of Obama in office will have our country and our planet looking far more like the ones I want to see than a Romney presidency ever could.

LOOK: Iconic Obama Artist Dressed To Impress In Mugshot

Posted 03.27.2012 | Weird News

The artist who created the iconic "HOPE" poster of President Obama looks quite dapper in his mugshot. Shepard Fairey pleaded guilty in February to ...

The Future Is Unwritten

Shepard Fairey | Posted 01.15.2012 | Impact
Shepard Fairey

2011-11-15-ShepardFaireypull.jpg It is only possible for society to evolve in a positive direction with a healthy balance of honoring both the needs of the individual, and promoting basic human rights and equality of the collective.

Resolution In Suit Between 'Hope' Poster Artist, AP

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — A judge has dismissed copyright lawsuits between an artist who created the Barack Obama "HOPE" image and The Associated Press but has...

Judge Urges Settlement In Shepard Fairey Vs. AP Copyright Dispute Over Obama HOPE Poster

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK — A judge urged Friday that a copyright dispute between an artist and The Associated Press over the Barack Obama "HOPE" image be settle...

Shepard Fairey, 'HOPE' Artist, Under Criminal Investigation

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK — A judge permitted the disclosure for the first time Tuesday that the artist known for his Barack Obama "HOPE" image is under criminal...

Shepard Fairey Admits Faking Evidence In AP Case

AP | HILLEL ITALIE and JOE MANDAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

PITTSBURGH — Artist Shepard Fairey, who recently admitted concealing a key mistake in a lawsuit over his use of an Associated Press photo in his...

Question Everything: Shepard Fairey on His Influences, His Legal Battle with AP, and Being a Sellout

Adriana Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Adriana Dunn

Fairey characterizes his work as reactionary, and defends the Hope image as the right move at the time. "Having McCain as president would have been horrible," he said.

The AP, Obama, & Referencing

Shepard Fairey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shepard Fairey

I can't talk about every aspect of my case with the AP over the Obama HOPE poster, but there are a few things I want to discuss and points I'd like to make.

Hypocrisy And Bad Faith In The AP's Countersuit Against Shepard Fairey

Jonathan Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jonathan Melber

An AP victory in this case would undermine artistic freedom. And it would, to paraphrase Lawrence Lessig, effectively outlaw a legitimate form of art.

AP Shepard Fairey Counterclaim Filed

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The Associated Press countersued an artist Wednesday over his famous image of Barack Obama, saying the uncredited, uncompensated use ...

Shepard Fairey Sues AP Over Obama Photo Copyright

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — An artist who created a famous image of Barack Obama before he became president sued The Associated Press on Monday, asking a judge t...