Skip to Main Content
Shepard Fairey, ‘Two Americas’, 2016, Subliminal Projects
Shepard Fairey, ‘Two Americas’, 2016, Subliminal Projects
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share

Shepard Fairey

Two Americas, 2016

4-Color Serigraph on Varnished 100% Cotton Rag Archival Paper
40 × 30 in
101.6 × 76.2 cm
Edition APPrint
This is part of a limited edition set.
$1,500
Location
Los Angeles
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
About the work
Subliminal Projects
Los Angeles
Follow

"Jim Marshall's photograph of a coal mining family in Hazard, Kentucky, taken while he …

"Jim Marshall's photograph of a coal mining family in Hazard, Kentucky, taken while he lived with them, says a lot with what it shows, which is a mother and two children huddled together in support of each other, but it says just as much with what it lacks. There is a conspicuous absence of material …

Medium
Print
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Hand-signed and numbered by Shepard Fairey Stamped by Jim Marshall Photography LLC
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Publisher
OBEY GIANT ART
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Shepard Fairey
Learn more
More info
Browse works in this category
$1,500–$1,650
This work
$0
$3,150+
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, ‘Two Americas’, 2016, Subliminal Projects
Shepard Fairey, ‘Two Americas’, 2016, Subliminal Projects
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share
About the work
Subliminal Projects
Los Angeles
Follow

"Jim Marshall's photograph of a coal mining family in Hazard, Kentucky, taken while he …

"Jim Marshall's photograph of a coal mining family in Hazard, Kentucky, taken while he lived with them, says a lot with what it shows, which is a mother and two children huddled together in support of each other, but it says just as much with what it lacks. There is a conspicuous absence of material …

Medium
Print
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Hand-signed and numbered by Shepard Fairey Stamped by Jim Marshall Photography LLC
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Publisher
OBEY GIANT ART
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Shepard Fairey
Learn more
More info
Browse works in this category
$1,500–$1,650
This work
$0
$3,150+
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

Two Americas, 2016

4-Color Serigraph on Varnished 100% Cotton Rag Archival Paper
40 × 30 in
101.6 × 76.2 cm
Edition APPrint
This is part of a limited edition set.
$1,500
Location
Los Angeles
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
Other works from KNOWLEDGE + ACTION= POWER
Other works by Shepard Fairey
Related works
Most Similar