Guerilla Artist Shepard Fairey Takes a Giant Step into the World of Politics

Charleston City Paper | October 9, 2008
As he waited behind bars during the Democratic National Convention in August, the two worlds that Shepard Fairey now inhabits -- one where he's a street artist, the other as an impassioned supporter of Sen. Barack Obama -- collided in the strangest of ways.

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