Street artist Shepard Fairey
plead guilty on Friday to criminal contempt and could face up to 6 months in jail. Fairey admitted to falsifying documents to cover up that he used an Associated Press photo as the basis for the famous Hope poster featuring Barack Obama
. In other news, Azerbaijan plans a 1km-tall tower, and "Foreclosed" opens at the MoMA
See the headlines after the jump.
• Shepard Fairey Pleads Guilty Over Obama 'Hope' Image | NY Times
• Azerbaijan To Build One Kilometer-Tall Skyscraper | Architizer
• Reassembling the American Dream | Design Observer
(Image: via NY Times)