Thursday, September 04, 2008
SHEPARD FAIREY ARRESTED
Street poster artist Shepard Fairey was arrested on August 25th for postering unauthorized posters and interference with police authority. Supposedly he and some of his crew were surrounded by police in full riot gear; guns drawn, yelling "Get on the fucking ground or we’re going to kick you in the fucking head!" while postering the famous Obama "Hope" posters. More info here!