Shepard Fairey is a contemporary street artist, graphic designer, & the founder of OBEY. He first gained notoriety with his "Andre the Giant has a Posse" sticker series, which paved the way for his graffiti & mural work.
But it was in 2008 during the presidential election that Shepard's name became more mainstream with his Barack Obama "Hope" poster. Today he is widely considered one of the best & most influential street artists around. See more from Shepard below.