Saturday, May 30, 2009
Obey - Mickey Mouse - Shepard Faery
I was doing a search for the artist of the infamous OBEY MICKEY MOUSE illustration (above) and I'm not even sure that I found what I was looking for but I did end up at the OBEY site of Shepard Faery. Here he is talking to KarmaLoopTV about what motivated his art and why he thinks that awesome is still a valid upbeat.
Oh, and back to the Mickey Mouse part of this gayly side-tracked theme, here's a few more examples of the socio-political blasted-eye-zation of the almighty corporate circular-eared one in populist counter-culture.