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United States • born in 1970

Biography and information

Shepard Fairey (Obey) is an American artist recognized as the most influential artist by ART+Auction magazine as of 2008. An artist and designer, his work is known worldwide.

The artist's work includes canvases appearing on house walls, posters and stickers. He is best known for his Obey campaign symbol and the pop art poster Hope from Barack Obama's campaign.