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Shepard Fairey

Satangelic Sounds, 2013

Screenprint on 100% Cotton Rag Archival Paper
41 1/2 × 41 1/2 in
105.4 × 105.4 cm
Edition 1/50
This is part of a limited edition set.
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location
Greenwich, Nantucket, Palm Beach
Certificate
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Provenance

“Long before I knew about art galleries or even street art, I was excited about album cover art, if …

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“Long before I knew about art galleries or even street art, I was excited about album cover art, if only because it was the visual counterpart to the music on the records I loved,” said Shepard Fairey. “With my art I try to capture the same energy and spirit that makes music so powerful and democratic.” Throughout his …

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Samuel Owen Gallery
Greenwich, Nantucket, +1 more
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Shepard Fairey is the man behind OBEY GIANT, the graphics that have changed the way people see art …

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Shepard Fairey is the man behind OBEY GIANT, the graphics that have changed the way people see art and the urban landscape. What started with an absurd sticker he created in 1989 while studying at the Rhode Island School of Design has since evolved into a worldwide street art campaign, as well as an acclaimed body of …

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Medium
Mixed Media
Condition
Reported in excellent condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed by artist on recto
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
Included
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
Provenance

“Long before I knew about art galleries or even street art, I was excited about album cover art, if …

Read more

“Long before I knew about art galleries or even street art, I was excited about album cover art, if only because it was the visual counterpart to the music on the records I loved,” said Shepard Fairey. “With my art I try to capture the same energy and spirit that makes music so powerful and democratic.” Throughout his …

Read more
Samuel Owen Gallery
Greenwich, Nantucket, +1 more
Follow

Shepard Fairey is the man behind OBEY GIANT, the graphics that have changed the way people see art …

Read more

Shepard Fairey is the man behind OBEY GIANT, the graphics that have changed the way people see art and the urban landscape. What started with an absurd sticker he created in 1989 while studying at the Rhode Island School of Design has since evolved into a worldwide street art campaign, as well as an acclaimed body of …

Read more
Medium
Mixed Media
Condition
Reported in excellent condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed by artist on recto
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
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

Satangelic Sounds, 2013

Screenprint on 100% Cotton Rag Archival Paper
41 1/2 × 41 1/2 in
105.4 × 105.4 cm
Edition 1/50
This is part of a limited edition set.
Contact For Price
location
Greenwich, Nantucket, Palm Beach
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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