In November 2015, Shepard Fairey unveiled a public art installation, a giant sphere suspended between the first and second tier of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, entitled “Earth Crisis.” Designed in honor of the World Conference on Climate Change, the massive sphere was inscribed with a mandala-inspired design adorned …

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Signature
Hand-signed by artist
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Not included
Publisher
Obey Gaint

Expanding on the legacies of artists such as Keith Haring and Andy Warhol, Shepard Fairey’s practice disrupts the distinction between fine and commercial art. A major artist of the street art movement, Fairey rose to prominence in the early 1990s through the dispersion of posters, stickers, and murals, related to his Obey Giant campaign, which yielded an international cultural phenomenon. Fairey’s iconic poster of President Barack Obama was adopted as the official emblem associated with the presidential campaign and encapsulates a number of recurring concerns in the artist’s work, including propaganda, portraiture, and political power.

Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Selected exhibitions
2021
Shepard Fairey - Future MosaicOpera Gallery
2015
Shepard FaireyPace Prints
Shepard Fairey: On Our HandsJacob Lewis Gallery
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A Delicate Balance - Large Format, 2019

Screen Print on 100% Cotton Custom Archival
41 × 30 in
104.1 × 76.2 cm
Edition of 89
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Location
Asheville, Mumbai
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In November 2015, Shepard Fairey unveiled a public art installation, a giant sphere suspended …

Medium
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Obey Gaint

Expanding on the legacies of artists such as Keith Haring and Andy Warhol, Shepard Fairey’s practice disrupts the distinction between fine and commercial art. A major artist of the street art movement, Fairey rose to prominence in the early 1990s through the dispersion of posters, stickers, and murals, related to his Obey Giant campaign, which yielded an international cultural phenomenon. Fairey’s iconic poster of President Barack Obama was adopted as the official emblem associated with the presidential campaign and encapsulates a number of recurring concerns in the artist’s work, including propaganda, portraiture, and political power.

Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Selected exhibitions (3)
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