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Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘An American Treasure’, 2018, New Union Gallery
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An American Treasure, 2018

Screenprint
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
$1,500
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About the work

Throughout his career, the street artist Shepard Fairey has shared his graphic style and political …

New Union Gallery

"I've been a fan of Tom Petty since I first heard 'Refugee' and 'Don't Do …

Medium
Print
Condition
Print is in good condition with four sharp corners.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed And Numbered By The Artist In Pencil, Shepard Fairey.
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Series
"American Treasure" Tom Petty
Publisher
Obey Giant Studio's
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Shepard Fairey (OBEY)
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Shepard Fairey (OBEY)
American, b. 1970
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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.

Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘An American Treasure’, 2018, New Union Gallery
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About the work

Throughout his career, the street artist Shepard Fairey has shared his graphic style and political message with the public by designing posters. Fairey’s poster obsession began as a teenager. In high school, he would borrow his mother’s Xerox machine to copy logos from skateboarding magazines and plaster them across …

New Union Gallery

"I've been a fan of Tom Petty since I first heard 'Refugee' and 'Don't Do Me Like That' on the radio as a nine-year-old kid. I was lucky enough to work with Tom on several projects before he passed and I was honored when Adria Petty reached out to me to illustrate a portrait of her dad for …

Medium
Print
Condition
Print is in good condition with four sharp corners.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed And Numbered By The Artist In Pencil, Shepard Fairey.
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Series
"American Treasure" Tom Petty
Publisher
Obey Giant Studio's
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Shepard Fairey (OBEY)
Learn more
More info
Browse works in this category
$1,500–$1,650
This work
$0
$3,150+
Shepard Fairey (OBEY)
American, b. 1970
Follow

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.

An American Treasure, 2018

Screenprint
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
$1,500
Ships from Atlanta, GA, US
Shipping: $15 domestic, $100 rest of world
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
Learn more.
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