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Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘Fan The Flames Shepard Fairey Obey Giant Contemporary Urban Street Art’, 2019, New Union Gallery
Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘Fan The Flames Shepard Fairey Obey Giant Contemporary Urban Street Art’, 2019, New Union Gallery
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Fan The Flames Shepard Fairey Obey Giant Contemporary Urban Street Art, 2019

Gold Metallic Inks On Cream Speckletone Paper
36 × 24 in
91.4 × 61 cm
Edition of 550
This is part of a limited edition set.
$1,250
Ships from Atlanta, GA, US
Shipping: $15 domestic, $125 rest of world
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About the work

Throughout his career, the street artist Shepard Fairey has shared his graphic style and political …

Throughout his career, the street artist Shepard Fairey has shared his graphic style and political message with the public by designing posters. Fairey’s poster obsession began as a teenager. In high school, he would borrow his mother’s Xerox machine to copy logos from skateboarding magazines and plaster them across …

New Union Gallery

"Fan the Flames is about the unfortunate truth that unchecked capitalism and a livable planet …

"Fan the Flames is about the unfortunate truth that unchecked capitalism and a livable planet will soon be incompatible. Capitalism is predicated on expanding consumption and profits without regard to environmental consequences (with the exception of a few conscientious companies). I’m not making an indictment of …

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Hand-signed by artist, Signed And Numbered In Pencil By The Artist Shepard Fairey.
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Obey Giant Studio's
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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), ‘Fan The Flames Shepard Fairey Obey Giant Contemporary Urban Street Art’, 2019, New Union Gallery
Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘Fan The Flames Shepard Fairey Obey Giant Contemporary Urban Street Art’, 2019, New Union Gallery
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About the work

Throughout his career, the street artist Shepard Fairey has shared his graphic style and political …

Throughout his career, the street artist Shepard Fairey has shared his graphic style and political message with the public by designing posters. Fairey’s poster obsession began as a teenager. In high school, he would borrow his mother’s Xerox machine to copy logos from skateboarding magazines and plaster them across …

New Union Gallery

"Fan the Flames is about the unfortunate truth that unchecked capitalism and a livable planet …

"Fan the Flames is about the unfortunate truth that unchecked capitalism and a livable planet will soon be incompatible. Capitalism is predicated on expanding consumption and profits without regard to environmental consequences (with the exception of a few conscientious companies). I’m not making an indictment of …

Medium
Print
Condition
Pristine Condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed And Numbered In Pencil By The Artist Shepard Fairey.
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Obey Giant Studio's
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Shepard Fairey (OBEY)
Learn more
More info
Browse works in this category
$1,200–$1,350
This work
$0
$3,150+
Shepard Fairey (OBEY)
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.

Fan The Flames Shepard Fairey Obey Giant Contemporary Urban Street Art, 2019

Gold Metallic Inks On Cream Speckletone Paper
36 × 24 in
91.4 × 61 cm
Edition of 550
This is part of a limited edition set.
$1,250
Ships from Atlanta, GA, US
Shipping: $15 domestic, $125 rest of world
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
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