On Sunday night (March 4, 2012) Shepard Fairey and other street artists like Ron English, Kenny Scharf, and Robbie Conal will make cameo appearances in an episode of The Simpsons. "Exit Through The Kwik-E-Mart," the show title, is an obvious play on the Banksy documentary Exit Through The Gift Shop."
The Simpsons are no stranger to art references. We've compiled a list of all of them here. And, some of those are even cameos.
In preparation for this week's show, we look beyond just animated guest slots and try to get a handle on the strange (but true) history of artist cameos on some of America's favorite shows.
The Complex Guide To Artist Cameos On TV And In Film.