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Shepard Fairey

Punk Rock Bowling 20th, 2018

Screenprint in colours on cream Speckle Tone paper
This is an editioned multiple.
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Roseberys

created for the Punk Rock Bowling 20th anniversary and book cover

sheet 61 x 45.8cm

unframed

created for the Punk Rock Bowling 20th anniversary and book cover

sheet 61 x 45.8cm

unframed

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Signed, dated and numbered from the edition of 500 in pencil
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.

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About the work
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Roseberys

created for the Punk Rock Bowling 20th anniversary and book cover

sheet 61 x 45.8cm

unframed

created for the Punk Rock Bowling 20th anniversary and book cover

sheet 61 x 45.8cm

unframed

Medium
Print
Signature
Signed, dated and numbered from the edition of 500 in pencil
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

Punk Rock Bowling 20th, 2018

Screenprint in colours on cream Speckle Tone paper
This is an editioned multiple.
Bidding closed
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