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Shepard Fairey

Damaged Wrong Path Mural, 2018

Screen print and mixed media collage on paper. Hand-pulled multiple
32 × 57 in
81.3 × 144.8 cm
Edition 7/12
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Lisbon, Lisboa
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Bruno Lopes
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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Bruno Lopes
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

Damaged Wrong Path Mural, 2018

Screen print and mixed media collage on paper. Hand-pulled multiple
32 × 57 in
81.3 × 144.8 cm
Edition 7/12
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
location
Lisbon, Lisboa
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