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Shepard Fairey

Vote Obama

Offset lithograph on paper
38 1/2 × 25 in
97.8 × 63.5 cm
Edition 4073/5000
This is part of a limited edition set.
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About the work
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Numbered in pencil lower left 4073/5000
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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Unframed

Condition: It is the responsibility of prospective bidders to request a condition report …

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Unframed

Condition: It is the responsibility of prospective bidders to request a condition report prior to placing bids.

Medium
Print
Signature
Numbered in pencil lower left 4073/5000
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

Vote Obama

Offset lithograph on paper
38 1/2 × 25 in
97.8 × 63.5 cm
Edition 4073/5000
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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