Artnet News | Sarah Cascone
Shepard Fairey is having a big year. In January, his “We the People” poster series became some of the most ubiquitous imagery surrounding the international protest marches against the inauguration of President Donald Trump, perhaps equaling the success of his iconic 2008 Barack Obama “Hope” poster.
Soon afterwards in February, the artist received the Tony Goldman Lifetime Artistic Achievement Award at Art Wynwood in Miami. Now Fairey is celebrating 21 years of operation at Subliminal Projects, the Los Angeles gallery he opened in 1995… Read more
Image: A poster from the We the People series by Shepard Fairey. Image courtesy of Obey Giant.