Shepard Fairey Accused of Copyright Infringement For Obama Image.

 

AP - A poster of President Barack Obama, right, by artist Shepard Fairey is shown for comparison with this April 27, 2006 file photo of then-Sen. Barack Obama.

AP - A poster of President Barack Obama, right, by artist Shepard Fairey is shown for comparison with this April 27, 2006 file photo of then-Sen. Barack Obama.

Shepard Fairy, a Charleston, South Carolina born street artist, is being accused of copyright infringement over his now famous image of President Barak Obama. The image has led to sales of hundreds of thousands of posters and stickers, has become so much in demand that copies signed by Fairey have been purchased for thousands of dollars on eBay. You can read the full article right here.

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~ by hookusa on February 5, 2009.

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