Art Movements

This week in art news: The Suicide Girls sell their Instagram prints for charity in response to Richard Prince’s appropriation of their posts, Maya Angelou’s art collection heads to auction, and artist Darren Cullen announced plans for an anti-Margaret Thatcher museum in London.

Shepard Fairey Has Lost All Hope in Obama

In the seven years since Shepard Fairey created what might be, to date, the most iconic artwork of the century — the “Hope” poster for Barack Obama’s 2008 US presidential campaign — its subject has had to make a lot of compromises and its creator has lost a lot of hope.