Shepard Fairey Sues The Associated Press

Shepard Fairey’s Barack Obama campaign poster is still in the news even though people now refer to the subject as President Obama. Fairey has filed a lawsuit against The Associated Press, requesting the judge to state that he is “protected from copyright infringement claims.”Continue Reading

Shepard Fairey Wine Label for Kenwood Vineyards

Two wonderful things coming together; art and wine. Street artist and Barack Obama supporter Shepard Fairey has created a wine label for the Kenwood Vineyards in California.

I must confess that I spend a lot of time looking at wine labels (and consuming wine responsibly), but I see very few wineries turning to fine artists for their wine labels. I always thought wine and art were a wonderful mix, so it seems natural to commission artists for wine labels.Continue Reading

America Votes: We’re Not Retards

Phew! I’m not a very political creature, but I was very concerned that a person like Sarah Palin could possibly take control of the United States of America.

I know that Barack Obama is just a politician and isn’t going to save the world from its many problems, but he doesn’t scare the hell out of me like Sarah Palin does. Not that it should really matter to me as they’re all controlled puppets. They do as they’re told or they wouldn’t be in the position they’re in.Continue Reading

Bonhams Urban Art Auction

Bonhams is holding another Urban Art Auction at their salerooms in New Bond Street, London on Thursday 23 October 2008 at 7pm. After the success of their first auction dedicated solely to urban art earlier in the year, it now looks like they have created a new auction category.Continue Reading