Graphic Design Learning Outcome 7

Shepard Fairey Profile…

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Frank Shepard Fairey (born February 15, 1970) was born and raised in charleston, South Carolina. Shepard attended wando high school.

is an American contemporary street artist, graphic designer, activist, illustrator and founder of OBEY Clothing who emerged from the skateboarding scene.

He became widely known during the in 2008 when the U.S presidential election was going ahead he created a poster of Barack Obama “Hope” poster.

Shepard work is in lots off different museums around US and across in europe his work  included in the collections at The Smithsonian, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

here are some off Shepard brilliant designs his made.

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