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Shepard Fairey, ‘Power Bidder’, 2015, Vertu Fine Art
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Shepard Fairey

Power Bidder, 2015

3 color relief print
34 1/2 × 25 1/2 in
87.6 × 64.8 cm
Edition 3/3TP/25
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Location
Boca Raton, New York, Bridgehampton
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Vertu Fine Art
Boca Raton, New York, +1 more
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Relief print on heavily textured paper

Relief print on heavily textured paper

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Signature
Hans signed in pencil lower right
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, ‘Power Bidder’, 2015, Vertu Fine Art
Shepard Fairey, ‘Power Bidder’, 2015, Vertu Fine Art
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About the work
Vertu Fine Art
Boca Raton, New York, +1 more
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Relief print on heavily textured paper

Relief print on heavily textured paper

Medium
Print
Signature
Hans signed in pencil lower right
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

Power Bidder, 2015

3 color relief print
34 1/2 × 25 1/2 in
87.6 × 64.8 cm
Edition 3/3TP/25
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Location
Boca Raton, New York, Bridgehampton
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