Demagogue by Shepard Fairey – Shepard Fairey's image of Donald Trump is inspired by George Orwell's 1984. "The idea (is) of an all powerful Big Brother that is more or less dictating how people are living their lives because they are fearful and they feel watched all the time," explains Fairey.
Hope by Shepard Fairey – His depiction of Barack Obama become synonymous with the 2008 presidential election.
Feel the Bern with the Red Hot Chili Peppers by Shepard Fairey – Fairey made art of Bernie Sanders earlier this year. "I think art affects people emotionally, and if it affects them emotionally, then they want to find an intellectual rationale for how they were affected emotionally," says the 46-year-old artist. "So, I think that can create a conversation that wouldn't happen otherwise and create breakthroughs that wouldn't happen otherwise."
Natural Springs by Shepard Fairey – "Public art is very important to me because it interacts with people and where they live," Fairey told CNN. Fairey was recently in Hong Kong producing public works with the HOCA Foundation.
Visual Disobedience by Shepard Fairey – This image by Fairey appeared on Hong Kong streets to coincide with a large exhibition of his works.
Occupy by Shepard Fairey – "I think it's very important for people to be outspoken about their beliefs towards justice," Fairey says.
Trayvon Martin by Shepard Fairey – "What I try to do with my art is use a visual to encourage someone to engage in a deeper conversation, rather than what most propaganda does, which is to say, this is how you think and this is the end of the conversation," Fairey told CNN.
Not One More by Shepard Fairey – Besides politics, Fairey's work also centers on themes of social justice, the environment and climate change.
Mural by Shepard Fairey – A mural in the Lower East Side neighborhood of New York by Shepard Fairey.
OBEY by Shepard Fairey – This is one of Fairey's earliest works. "My Obey campaign was about putting things on the street that you normally wouldn't encounter," Fairey told CNN. "Something that's an alternative to advertising or government signage."