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Shepard Fairey

Shepard Fairey appears in the following:

Artists as Activists

Friday, December 30, 2011

Shepard Fairey, a street artist and Christy Maclear executive director of the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation talk about the inaugural year of the 'Artist as Activist' print project launched by the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation benefiting the Coalition for the Homeless

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Artists as Activists

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Shepard Fairey, a street artist, and Christy Maclear, executive director of the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, talk about the inaugural year of the 'Artist as Activist' print project launched by the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation benefiting the Coalition for the Homeless

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Shepard Fairey on Banksy

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Shepard Fairey, the street artist featured in the new Banksy film Exit Through The Gift Shop, explains the film, if it's real, what it says about the art world, and why he continues to play along.

An exhibition of Shepard Fairey's new work will be on view at Dietch Projects in the month of May.

Exit Through the Gift Shop Trailer:

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Silk Screen Politics

Friday, February 27, 2009

Shepard Fairey, the man behind the Obey Giant campaign and the Obama "Hope" poster, discusses his work, a new museum retrospective and book, and the role of street art in political activism.

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Marquee Issues

Friday, February 27, 2009

The Great White Way may be going car-free. NYC Department of Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan discusses the possibility of Broadway going car-free starting this summer. And, Shepard Fairey, the man behind "Andre The Giant Has A Posse" and the iconic Obama "Hope" poster, discusses art for change. And, we've been ...

The Making of an Icon

Friday, January 16, 2009

Art played a bigger role in this presidential election than ever before. Especially that heroic red-white-and-blue image of Barack Obama. You know the one. It's by a street artist named Shepard Fairey. WNYC's Siddhartha Mitter talked to him and some other Obama image makers, who confessed ...

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