Tag Archives: Shepard Fairey

The 100 Most Influential Artists

Complex Magazine went ahead and put together an extensive list of the 100 most influential artists of the “Complex” decade. The list included all the names you would come to expect like Damien Hirst, KAWS, Banksy, Shepard Fairey, Futura, David Choe, Steve “ESPO” Powers, as well as some other unique artists such as 13thWitness and even Angry Birds creator, Rovio. If you have some time to kill, be sure to check the full list over at Complex.

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The Simpsons Exit Through The Kwik-E-Mart Scenes

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Check out these scenes from The Simpsons street art themed episode, “Exit Through The Kwik-E-Mart,” with Shepard Fairey, Robbie Conal, Kenny Scharf, Ron English and of course Bart Simpson’s graffiti personality El Barto. In the episode Bart plasters Homer’s face all-over town with “Dope” stencils and posters resembling Fairey’s famous “Obey” artwork…we’ll have to wait in the UK to watch it, unless you download it from a certain swash buckling website!!!

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Shepard Fairey Obey x Incase

Shepard Fairey for Incase is a capsule collection of accessories for Apple users featuring work from one of the world’s most influential street artists. As a cultural provocateur, social critic and artist, Fairey’s striking illustrations have created some of the most enduring cultural memes in modern times. The collection includes a range of bags and products for MacBook, iPhone and iPod touch adorned with a selection of bold patterns and illustrations emblematic of peace and harmony. The three designs, Elephant, Ornament and Pattern, turn signature Incase products into mobile works of art imbued with social context and commentary that speak to ideals of both the artist and the user who carries them. Shepard Fairey for Incase is available now at Goincase.com, select discerning boutiques worldwide and in limited availability via select Apple Stores.