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Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘Jasper Johns Cream’, 2010, Phillips
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Jasper Johns Cream, 2010

Silkscreen and mixed media collage on wood, in artist's frame
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
Edition 2/2
This is part of a limited edition set.
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This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity provided by Obey Giant Art, signed by the …

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Mixed Media
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Signed 'Shepard Fairey' lower right and numbered '2/2' lower left
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), ‘Jasper Johns Cream’, 2010, Phillips
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About the work
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Phillips

This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity provided by Obey Giant Art, signed by the artist.

Medium
Mixed Media
Signature
Signed 'Shepard Fairey' lower right and numbered '2/2' lower left
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.

Jasper Johns Cream, 2010

Silkscreen and mixed media collage on wood, in artist's frame
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
Edition 2/2
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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