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Shepard Fairey, ‘Studio Number One’, 2004, Rago/Wright
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Shepard Fairey

Studio Number One, 2004

Screenprint in colors
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
Edition 249/300
This is an editioned multiple.
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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, ‘Studio Number One’, 2004, Rago/Wright
Shepard Fairey, ‘Studio Number One’, 2004, Rago/Wright
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About the work
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Rago/Wright
Medium
Print
Signature
Signed, dated and numbered
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

Studio Number One, 2004

Screenprint in colors
24 × 18 in
61 × 45.7 cm
Edition 249/300
This is an editioned multiple.
Bidding closed
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