Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘Flag’, 2010, Galerie C.O.A
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Flag, 2010

HPM
29 1/8 × 43 7/8 in
74 × 111.4 cm
Edition 9/12
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Montreal
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Galerie C.O.A
Montreal

signed, numbered and dated

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Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
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Galerie C.O.A
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), ‘Flag’, 2010, Galerie C.O.A
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About the work
Galerie C.O.A
Montreal

signed, numbered and dated

Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
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Galerie C.O.A
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.

Flag, 2010

HPM
29 1/8 × 43 7/8 in
74 × 111.4 cm
Edition 9/12
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Location
Montreal
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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