LA///POLITIKS///OBAMA ANNOUNCES HIS VP CANDIDATE: SHEPARD FAIREY…

July 11, 2008  |  LA, News, Obama, Politiks, Shepard Fairey, WTF???

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Barack Obama with Amanda and Shepard "Hussein" Fairey in LA...

While we assumed that Supertouch's own SHEPARD FAIREY would be getting the official "First Artist" nod for his campaign artwork once BARACK OBAMA takes office, we're as shocked as anyone to find out he's chosen the LA street artist as his VP candidate (although Jesse Jackson was a front runner). The pair met in Hollywood last week for a covert strategy session where this photo was taken to commemorate the event. And no that's not background noise in the photo, it's stardust in the air. Well, actually, glitter. Obama is serious about his party favors...

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Inspired by the popularity of Shepard's "Hope" campaign posters, Barack has started a little stickering campaign of his own...

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