Shepard Fairey Mural

In Arts, Buildings by Jef Nickerson5 Comments

Shepard Fairey’s mural is underway on the Pell Chafee Theatre on Aborn Street.

Shepard Fairey

Shepard Fairey

Fairey is of course most famous for his Obey stickers which can be found around the city and around the world. As well as the Obama poster controversy from the 2008 elections.

From what I understand, this will be Fairey’s largest mural to date.

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Jef is Greater City Providence's co-founder, editor, and publisher. He grew up on Cape Cod and lived in Boston; Portland, Maine; and New York before settling in Providence. In addition to urbanism, Jef is interested in art, design, and ice cream. Please feel free to contact Jef if you have any question or comments about Greater City Providence.

Comments

  1. Woneffe quoted in the Projo, picked up photo and all…?

    I sure hope you get some cake outta this deal, man.

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    I bet if I insisted on cake, Sheila would oblige.

  3. It would be awesome if someone could find his original mural–the one of Buddy Cianci has a posse that was at the bottom of Angell Street way back when…

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