Shepard Fairey, ‘"Hong Kong Visual Disobediance"’, 2016, New Union Gallery
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Shepard Fairey

"Hong Kong Visual Disobediance", 2016

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24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
Edition 292/400
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Exhibition history

Shepard Fairey designed his first sticker campaign, “André the Giant has a Posse,” while he was …

New Union Gallery

For my Hong Kong "Visual Disobedience" museum show, I created a painting and screen print …

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Print is in pristine condition with four sharp corners and has been stored flat since purchase.
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed And Numbered In Pencil By The Artist, Shepard Fairey. Only a handful of these prints were released to the …
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Hong Kong Expo.
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Obey Giant Studio's
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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, ‘"Hong Kong Visual Disobediance"’, 2016, New Union Gallery
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About the work
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Shepard Fairey designed his first sticker campaign, “André the Giant has a Posse,” while he was still a student at the Rhode Island School of Design. The sticker featured the late professional French wrestler alongside his legendary height and weight—7 feet, four inches and 520 pounds. After Fairey and his …

New Union Gallery

For my Hong Kong "Visual Disobedience" museum show, I created a painting and screen print based on an installation I did on the streets of Hong Kong during my first trip there in 2000. I love the energy of the Hong Kong cityscape with its unique combination of old and new, slick and gritty. The plethora of …

Medium
Condition
Print is in pristine condition with four sharp corners and has been stored flat since purchase.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed And Numbered In Pencil By The Artist, Shepard Fairey. Only a handful of these prints were released to the …
Frame
Not included
Series
Hong Kong Expo.
Publisher
Obey Giant Studio's
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Shepard Fairey
Learn more
More info
Browse works in this category
$2,400–$2,550
This work
$0
$3,150+
Shepard Fairey
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.

Shepard Fairey

"Hong Kong Visual Disobediance", 2016

Gold Metallic Inks
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
Edition 292/400
.
$2,500
Ships from Atlanta, GA, US
Shipping: $15 domestic, $125 rest of world
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