Shepard Fairey Pleads Guilty Over Obama ‘Hope’ Image

Barack Obama Shepard Fairey 'Hope' Poster

The street artist Shepard Fairey, whose “Hope” campaign poster of Barack Obama became an enduring symbol of his last presidential campaign, pleaded guilty Friday to a charge stemming from his misconduct in trying to bolster claims in a lawsuit over which photograph had been used as a basis for the poster.

Shepard Fairey Pleads Guilty Over Obama ‘Hope’ Image – NYTimes.com.