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Shepard Fairey

Bright Future (black) 2012, 2012

Unique collage (HPM) Coventry Rag White Vellum. 290 gsm Edition of 4 Signed by Jamie Reid & Shepard Fairey
76 × 76 in
193 × 193 cm
Edition of 4
This is part of a limited edition set.
£4,400
Location
London
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About the work
Paul Stolper Gallery
London
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Jamie has been one of my biggest influences and I’m honored that we worked on some collaborative …

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Jamie has been one of my biggest influences and I’m honored that we worked on some collaborative images for the show. The new images deal with mutual interests of Jamie and I, addressing the timeless problems of corruption and wealth inequality, but tie into the very current themes of Occupy Wall Street and the dead …

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Paul Stolper
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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About the work
Paul Stolper Gallery
London
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Jamie has been one of my biggest influences and I’m honored that we worked on some collaborative …

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Jamie has been one of my biggest influences and I’m honored that we worked on some collaborative images for the show. The new images deal with mutual interests of Jamie and I, addressing the timeless problems of corruption and wealth inequality, but tie into the very current themes of Occupy Wall Street and the dead …

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Medium
Print
Publisher
Paul Stolper
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

Bright Future (black) 2012, 2012

Unique collage (HPM) Coventry Rag White Vellum. 290 gsm Edition of 4 Signed by Jamie Reid & Shepard Fairey
76 × 76 in
193 × 193 cm
Edition of 4
This is part of a limited edition set.
£4,400
Location
London
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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