Shepard Fairey

Born 1970 in Charleston, SC. Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Education

  • 1992 Rhode Island School of Design, BFA in Illustration

Select Solo Exhibitions

  • 2012  Harmony & Discord, Pace Prints, New York, NY
  • 2011  Printed Matters, Subliminal Projects Gallery, LA
  • Your Ad Here, Vi Gallery, Copenhagen
  • 2010  May Day, Deitch Projects; NYC
  • Supply and Demand: 20 Year Retrospective, CAC Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Supply and Demand: 20 Year Retrospective, the Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 2009  Supply and Demand: 20 Year Retrospective, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
  • A New Mural Project, Country Club / Iconoclast Editions, Ohio, USA
  • 2008  Duality of Humanity, White Walls, San Fransisco
  • Imperfect Union, Merry Karnowsky Gallery; LA, California
  • 2007  Nineteeneightyfouria, StolenSpace Gallery, London
  • E Pluribus Venom, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, NY
  • 2006  Wax Poetics Gallery, Burbank CA
  • White Walls Gallery, San Francisco CA
  • Maxalot Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
  • Galerie Magda Danysz, Paris, France
  • 2005  EXIT Gallery, Hong Kong, China
  • DC Gallery, Denver, CO
  • Hard Rock CafĂ© Gallery, Orlando, FL
  • Toyroom Gallery, Sacramento, CA
  • OX-OP Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
  • Voice 1156 Gallery, San Diego, CA
  • Merry Karnosky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Black Floor Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2004  Kerkchof Gallery, UCLA, CA
  • The Ad Shop, Brussels, Belgium
  • Toy Room Gallery, Sacramento, CA
  • Obey Giant, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Kantor Gallery Window, New York, NY
  • Shooting Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • Gallery Katz, Boston, MA
  • Martin Mcintosh Outer Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
  • Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Paragraph Gallery, Kansas City, MO
  • 2003  La Base, Paris, France
  • Perhelion Arts, Phoenix, AZ
  • SIXSPACE, Los Angeles, CA
  • CPOP, Detroit, MI
  • Think Tank, Colorado
  • RED FIVE, San Francisco, CA
  • Kantor Gallery Window, New York, NY
  • Milk, San Francisco, CA
  • Prints and the Revolution, OX-OP Gallery, Minneapolis, USA
  • 2002  The Emporium Gallery, Encinitas, CA
  • 1300 Gallery, Cleveland
  • Boston Museum, MA
  • Dept/Fumiya Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
  • 2001  Hallsey Gallery, College of Charleston, SC
  • Tin Man Alley Gallery, New Hope, PA
  • 2000  Capsule, Birmingham, UK

Select Group Exhibitions

  • 2009  CAN & DID - Graphics, Art, and Photography from the Obama Campaign, DanZiger Projects, NY, USA
  • A New Mural Project, Art Basel Miami Beach
  • 2006  OXOP Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
  • New Art Center, Newtonville, MA
  • Galerie de Jour Anges B, Paris, France
  • Highmath, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 2005  Hillwood Art Museum, Brookville, NY
  • Voice 1156 Gallery, San Diego, CA
  • P4 Space, Milan, Italy
  • Copro Nason Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Beautiful Losers, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Misanthropy Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
  • Galerie de Jour Agnes B, Paris, France
  • Galerie Magda Danysz, Paris, France
  • Dyezu Experiment, Tokyo, Japan
  • Mendenhall Sobieski Gallery, Pasadena, CA
  • DC Gallery, Denver, CO
  • Project Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Track 16 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2004  Paul Rodgers 9W Gallery, New York, NY
  • Beautiful Losers, CAC, Cincinnati, OH
  • Ducky Waddles Emporium, Encinitas, CA
  • Streetwise 3, Santa Monica, CA
  • Beautiful Losers, Yerba Buena, San Francisco
  • QEEROPHONIC, Subliminal Projects, Los Angeles, CA
  • Carlos Irizarry Gallery, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • OBJEX Artspace, Miami, FL
  • 2003  Quite Riot, Long Beach, CA
  • Session the Bowl, Deitch Projects
  • Design Is Kinky Conference, Sidney, Australia
  • Back Jumps Exhibition, Berlin, Germany
  • 2002  Max Fish, New York, NY
  • Merry Karnowski Gallery, Hollywood, CA
  • Day by Day Gallery, Richmond, VA
  • The Blue Cube, Columbus, OH
  • Seven Degrees Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Apart Gallery, London, UK
  • Modart, CA
  • 2001  CPOP Gallery, Detroit, MI
  • Levi's Vortex Gallery
  • Bush Gallery, Providence, RI
  • MOCA DC, Wash DC

Public Collections

  • The US National Portrait Gallery, The New Museum of Design, New York, NY, San Diego Museum of
  • Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA, Museum of Modern Art, San Diego, CA, Victoria & Albert Museum,
  • London, UK, Holly Solomon Gallery. New York, NY, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The Children’s
  • Museum, San Diego, CA, AIGA, San Diego, The California Anti-Tobacco Campaign, CA 2002

Select Press

  • The Citrus Report
  • InterviewMagazine
  • Art Review, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Nation, face
  • NY Times
  • Nylon
  • Creative Review
  • Strength Magazine
  • Minneapolis Star tribune
  • The Guardian
  • Phazer Magazine
  • Savannah Morning News
  • Creative Review
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