- Name: Shepard Fairey
- Born: 02/15/1970 (51 years old)
Frank Shepard Fairey (born February 15, 1970) is an American contemporary street artist, graphic designer, activist, illustrator, and founder of OBEY Clothing who emerged from the skateboarding scene. He first became known for his “Andre the Giant Has a Posse” (…OBEY…) sticker campaign while attending the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD).
Birth Name: Frank Shepard Fairey
Works: Andre the Giant Has a Posse, Obey Giant, Hope, Rock the Vote, OBEY Clothing
Awards: Brit Insurance Design Awards
Alias: Frank Shepard Fairey
Birth Place: Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.
Shepard Fairey quotes :
Propaganda has a negative connotation, which it partially deserves, but I think there is some propaganda that is very positive. I feel that if you can do something that gets people's attention, then maybe they'll go and find out more about the person.Shepard Fairey