Shepard Fairey, ‘Bayshore Billboard’, 2011, Print, Screen Print on Archival, End to End Gallery
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Shepard Fairey

Bayshore Billboard, 2011

Screen Print on Archival
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
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Hollywood, Aventura
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End to End Gallery
Hollywood, Aventura

"I'm illustrating some of my favorite street spots from over the years to be included in …

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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.

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"I'm illustrating some of my favorite street spots from over the years to be included in the LA MOCA "Art in the Streets" show, so I decided to make prints of some of my favorites. This one is from Bayshore Blvd. in San Francisco around 2003. Photo by Mark the Cobra Snake. The silhouette is some …

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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

Bayshore Billboard, 2011

Screen Print on Archival
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
.
Sold
Location
Hollywood, Aventura
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