“I wanted strong. I wanted wise, but not intimidating,” Shepard Fairey said of his iconic poster design for Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign. Set in Fairey’s signature graphic style with a patriotic palette of red, white, and blue, the portrait portrays Obama looking into the distance with a sense of hopeful …

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This work by Shepard Fairey was produced in 2008 during Barack Obama's historic presidential run. Many say Shepard Fairey's images help popularize and propel Obama to become the first African American president of the United States. This print is unsigned and numbered in pencil. It has sold at auction for over …

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A major figure of the contemporary street art movement, Shepard Fairey rose to prominence in the early 1990s with his “Andre the Giant Has a Posse” campaign, which distributed posters, stickers, and murals featuring the eponymous wrestler around Providence, Rhode Island. Fairey’s iconic 2008 “Hope” campaign poster for President Barack Obama encapsulates a number of the artist’s recurring concerns, including propaganda, portraiture, and political power. Fairey’s work, which has sold for six figures at auction, can be found in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, and the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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Black/White: Including editions and monoprints by Tara Donovan, Leonardo Drew, Paul Morrison and Vik MunizPace Prints
2015
Shepard FaireyPace Prints
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VOTE Obama, 2008

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40 × 26 in
101.6 × 66 cm
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“I wanted strong. I wanted wise, but not intimidating,” Shepard Fairey said of his iconic poster …

EFA
EHC Fine Art

This work by Shepard Fairey was produced in 2008 during Barack Obama's historic presidential …

Medium
Signature
Unsigned, numbered, not signed
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Obey Giant
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Shepard Fairey
Learn more
Browse works in this category
$1,350–$1,500
This work
$0
$3,150+

A major figure of the contemporary street art movement, Shepard Fairey rose to prominence in the early 1990s with his “Andre the Giant Has a Posse” campaign, which distributed posters, stickers, and murals featuring the eponymous wrestler around Providence, Rhode Island. Fairey’s iconic 2008 “Hope” campaign poster for President Barack Obama encapsulates a number of the artist’s recurring concerns, including propaganda, portraiture, and political power. Fairey’s work, which has sold for six figures at auction, can be found in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, and the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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