Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘CUT IT UP DO IT YOURSELF’, 2018, Marcel Katz Art
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CUT IT UP DO IT YOURSELF, 2018

Screenprint on cream Speckle Tone paper
18 × 24 in
45.7 × 61 cm
Edition of 550
This is part of a limited edition set.
Under $1,000
Location
Miami
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Marcel Katz Art
Miami

-“The Cut it Up - Do it Yourself print is an iteration of my Obey Icon Face inspired by my history …

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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), ‘CUT IT UP DO IT YOURSELF’, 2018, Marcel Katz Art
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Marcel Katz Art
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-“The Cut it Up - Do it Yourself print is an iteration of my Obey Icon Face inspired by my history of using an X-acto knife to create designs, make collages, cut spray-paint stencils, and cut illustrations from Rubylith (a graphic art and screen printing film). Many of my well-known images, including the Obey Icon …

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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.

CUT IT UP DO IT YOURSELF, 2018

Screenprint on cream Speckle Tone paper
18 × 24 in
45.7 × 61 cm
Edition of 550
This is part of a limited edition set.
Under $1,000
Location
Miami
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Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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