Shepard Fairey Sentenced For "Hope" Case

Juxtapoz // Sunday, September 09, 2012
In 2008, Shepard Fairey’s “Hope” poster for Barack Obama’s presidential campaign became a symbol of inspiration and optimism. Yesterday, four years later in New York, Fairey received a sentence of two years probation and a $25,000 fine in federal court for his the same poster.

Shepard Fairey Sentenced in Obama 'Hope' case

Street Art // Saturday, September 08, 2012
In 2008, Shepard Fairey’s “Hope” poster for Barack Obama’s presidential campaign became a symbol of inspiration and optimism. Yesterday, four years later in New York, Fairey received a sentence of two years probation and a $25,000 fine in federal court for his the same poster. Fairey had initially sued The Associated Press after they accused the artist of copyright infringement, claiming one of their photographs was used in creating the poster.

Shepard Fairey x Neil Young "Americana" Box Set

Music // Thursday, September 06, 2012
Being released today, September 6, Shepard Fairey and Obey are releasing the Americana Box Set, featuring the album of the same name by Neil Young & Crazy Horse. The work in the box set initially made its debut at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. The Box Set includes 12 signed & numbered screen prints of the Americana Paintings (Edition of 450), 1 signed & numbered Americana song lyric screen print (Edition of 200), a certificate of authenticity, and a CD of the Americana album by Neil Young and Crazy Horse.

Hecox x Fairey x Houser @ Black Book Gallery, Denver

Juxtapoz // Monday, July 30, 2012
August 2012 cover artist, Evan Hecox, Shepard Fairey, and Jim Houser... not a bad line-up in one showing. The trio of artists will be showing together at Black Book Gallery in Denver, Colorado, starting this Friday, August 3rd. Coinciding with the exhibition, Shepard Fairey and Evan Hecox will be installing murals on the Metropolitan State College of Denver CVA (Center for Visual Arts), and on Friday, August 3rd, there will be an invite only panel discussion with all 3 artists at the same Center for Visual Arts.

IN L.A.: 6th Annual Sea No Evil Benefit Art Exhibition

Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 05, 2012
This past weekend we stopped by the 6th annual Sea No Evil benefit art exhibition. The Sea No Evil art benefit show at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium featuring artwork donated by over 100 artists from around the world including Gary Baseman, Tara McPherson, Tim Biskup, Shepard Fairey, Lola, Travis Louie, Hydro74, Amy Sol and many, many more. Photos and more after the jump…

Shepard Fairey & Mr. André @ Levi's Champs-Élysées, Paris

Juxtapoz // Friday, June 29, 2012
Recently, Shepard Fairey and the Obey Giant team made their way over to Paris for a few projects, one was a gigantic mural, and the other was to team up with Parisian artist Mr. Andre for a special collaboration at the Levi's Champs-Élysées Flagship store. We just got a video of how the project turned out...

Shepard Fairey for The Rolling Stones

Music // Thursday, June 28, 2012
We will be getting a ton of The Rolling Stones turning 50 news in the coming months (including an exhibition at Somerset House in London), but let's officially kick things off with the news that Shepard Fairey has taken the iconic Stones logo (created by John Pasche in 1971) and gave it a face lift. Or text edition. Full look after the jump . . .

Shepard Fairey Updates The Rolling Stones Logo for 50th Anniversary

Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 28, 2012
We will be getting a ton of The Rolling Stones turning 50 news in the coming months (including an exhibition at Somerset House in London), but let's officially kick things off with the news that Shepard Fairey has taken the iconic Stones logo (created by John Pasche in 1971) and gave it a face lift. Or text edition. Full look after the jump . . .

New Shepard Fairey x Obey Mural in Paris

Juxtapoz // Monday, June 25, 2012
Juxtapoz collaborator Butterfly was recently involved in organizing Shepard Fairey and the Obey team's new mural on a 14-story building in Paris, working with Galerie Itinerrance, Mairie of 13th district, and the local community on a project called Street Art 13, where they are taking world renowned artists to help regenerate the neighborhood.

MCA Tribute by Shepard Fairey and Glen E. Friedman

Street Art // Thursday, May 31, 2012
Adam Yauch, aka MCA, of the Beastie Boys is remembered with a memorial billboard in Los Angeles courtesy of Shepard Fairey and Glen E. Friedman.

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