I am a physician turned mixed media artist, currently authoring a DIY mixed media book.
Junior Contributor I
The Role of Art in Presidential Campaigns
Discuss the role played by graphic design and art in determining the success or failure of presidential electoral campaigns. Did Shephard Fairey’s Iconic Obama "Hope" poster play a substantial role in his electoral success? Describe the evolution of "buttons" used to demonstrate support for candidates beginning at the turn of the twentieth century to today’s graphic modes demonstrating support (bumper stickers, t shirts).