Shepard Fairey, ‘Ripped ’, 2002, New Union Gallery
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Shepard Fairey

Ripped , 2002

Offset Lithograph
36 × 24 in
91.4 × 61 cm
.
$1,600
Ships from Atlanta, GA, US
Shipping: $30 domestic, $125 rest of world
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Shepard Fairey designed his first sticker campaign, “André the Giant has a Posse,” while he was …

New Union Gallery

Signed By The Artist in pencil, Shepard Fairey.

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Hand-signed by artist, Signed By The Artist in pencil, Shepard Fairey.
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Obey Giant Studio's
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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, ‘Ripped ’, 2002, New Union Gallery
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About the work

Shepard Fairey designed his first sticker campaign, “André the Giant has a Posse,” while he was still a student at the Rhode Island School of Design. The sticker featured the late professional French wrestler alongside his legendary height and weight—7 feet, four inches and 520 pounds. After Fairey and his …

New Union Gallery

Signed By The Artist in pencil, Shepard Fairey.

Medium
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed By The Artist in pencil, Shepard Fairey.
Frame
Not included
Series
Ripped
Publisher
Obey Giant Studio's
Price ranges of medium-sized posters by Shepard Fairey
Learn more
More info
Browse works in this category
$1,470+
This work
$0
$1,540+
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

Ripped , 2002

Offset Lithograph
36 × 24 in
91.4 × 61 cm
.
$1,600
Ships from Atlanta, GA, US
Shipping: $30 domestic, $125 rest of world
Locked
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