Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘RAISE THE CALIBER’, 2015, Silverback Gallery
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RAISE THE CALIBER, 2015

Screenprint in Black and Gold colors on Cream Speckle Paper
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
Edition of 350
This is part of a limited edition set.
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About the work

Throughout his career, the street artist Shepard Fairey has shared his graphic style and political …

Silverback Gallery

Hand numbered and signed by the artist.
Limited edition of only 350.
Print was made in 2015 by …

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Excellent condition with very light handling marks if any. Stored flat in smoke free, climate controlled environment.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, on bottom right of print and numbered on bottom left
Certificate of authenticity
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OBEY
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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Throughout his career, the street artist Shepard Fairey has shared his graphic style and political message with the public by designing posters. Fairey’s poster obsession began as a teenager. In high school, he would borrow his mother’s Xerox machine to copy logos from skateboarding magazines and plaster them across …

Silverback Gallery

Hand numbered and signed by the artist.
Limited edition of only 350.
Print was made in 2015 by Shepard Fairey in collaboration with a foundation that supports the victims of gun violence.
Hand pulled in black and gold on cream speckle tone paper.

Medium
Print
Condition
Excellent condition with very light handling marks if any. Stored flat in smoke free, climate controlled environment.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, on bottom right of print and numbered on bottom left
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
OBEY
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.

RAISE THE CALIBER, 2015

Screenprint in Black and Gold colors on Cream Speckle Paper
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
Edition of 350
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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