Ron English to Screen “Abraham Obama”

Ron English announces:

The New York premiere of Abraham Obama
Thursday, May 14, 2009, 8pm
92YTribeca, 200 Hudson Street, New York City
Artist Ron English will be there in person for post-screening Q&A.
Director: Kevin Chapados. 54 min. 2008.


Abraham Obama is a humorous and provocative look at an unprecedented political art movement. Street artist Ron English gathers a crew of professional pranksters and hits the road on a grassroots campaign to make public art and promote Obama’s campaign for the Presidency. Abraham Obama takes us on an unforgettable ride as the stories of Ron English unfold alongside musicians and artists such as Shepard Fairey, Jack Medicine, David Choe, Sam Flores, Will.I.Am, Morgan Spurlock and many others.

Director: Kevin Chapados. 54 min. 2008.
Date & Time: Thu, May 14, 2009, 8:00pm
Location: 92YTribeca Screening Room, 200 Hudson Street – Directions
Code: T-MM5FM33-01
Price: $12.00