Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘Natural Spring’, 2016, Julien's Auctions
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Natural Spring, 2016

Offset lithograph on paper
36 × 24 in
91.4 × 61 cm
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Condition: This lot exhibits no damage or wear; this lot is rolled.

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Signed and dated in pencil lower right
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.

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Condition: This lot exhibits no damage or wear; this lot is rolled.

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Signed and dated in pencil lower right
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.

Natural Spring, 2016

Offset lithograph on paper
36 × 24 in
91.4 × 61 cm
Bidding closed
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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