Shepard Fairey Must Do 300 Hours of Community Service for Obama 'Hope' Poster
You might know Shepard Fairey. If you don't, you probably do or at least haven't realized yet. The Los Angeles man behind Obey and one of the stars in street artist Banksy's mockumentary, "Exit Through the Gift Shop," has risen to fame in the contemporary art world, partly because he created one of the most recognizable pieces of political art in the 21st century: the Obama "Hope" poster - a work that the Obama campaign adopted in 2008 as their Mona Lisa.
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