Shepard Fairey is a contemporary urban artist who was born in America and emerged around the skateboarding scene. He is known as one of the most influencial urban artist of all time creating work for the American president Barrack Obama and many other celebrities
This image by Fairey is the world reknown image of Barrack Obama. This image is quite simplistic but very appealing using American colours such as blue and red. The ‘Hope’ sign on this piece of work is quite influencial next to the American president.