Shepard Fairey, ‘"Ideal Power"’, 2018, Print, Gold Metallic Inks, New Union Gallery
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Shepard Fairey

"Ideal Power", 2018

Gold Metallic Inks
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
.
$2,500
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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, ‘"Ideal Power"’, 2018, Print, Gold Metallic Inks, New Union Gallery
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About the work
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Signed And Numbered By The Artist In Pencil, Shepard Fairey.
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Shepard Fairey
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$2,400–$2,550
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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

"Ideal Power", 2018

Gold Metallic Inks
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
.
$2,500
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