Creator of iconic Obama portrait arrested

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Thu, Feb 12th, 2009 09:07 by capnasty NEWS

Shepard Fairey, the Los Angeles artist made famous for creating the Obama "Hope" poster that now hangs in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, was arrested on Friday night on charges of damaging property with graffiti in several locations in Boston.

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