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Interview With the 'Hope' Portrait Artist 

Published January 19, 2009 at 1:30 p.m.

TPMtv interviews artist Shepard Fairey. He's the guy behind the iconic "Hope" and "Progress" portraits of Obama.

He's also responsible for those Andre the Giant images that pop up every now and then — there used to be one spray painted on the low concrete wall by the Fletcher Free Library. Not sure if it's still there.

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Cathy Resmer

Cathy Resmer

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Deputy publisher Cathy Resmer is an organizer of the Vermont Tech Jam. She also oversees Seven Days' parenting publication, Kids VT, and created the Good Citizen Challenge, a youth civics initiative. Resmer began her career at Seven Days as a freelance writer in 2001. Hired as a staff writer in 2005, she became the publication's first online editor in 2007.

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