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Shepard Fairey

Bad Brains, 2012

Speckletone paper
24 × 18 1/10 in
61 × 46 cm
Edition 202/450
This is part of a limited edition set.
€700
Ships from Paris, FR
Shipping: €35 within Continental Europe, €39 rest of world
VAT included in price
Location
Paris
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Shepard Fairey
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, ‘Bad Brains’, 2012, AYNAC Gallery
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About the work
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Signature
Hand-signed by artist, hand signed on bottom right with pencil
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Shepard Fairey
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.

Shepard Fairey

Bad Brains, 2012

Speckletone paper
24 × 18 1/10 in
61 × 46 cm
Edition 202/450
This is part of a limited edition set.
€700
Ships from Paris, FR
Shipping: €35 within Continental Europe, €39 rest of world
VAT included in price
Location
Paris
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
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