1996. Shepard Fairey, Obama Hope, 2008, Screen Print, 36 x 24 inches M oving on in time, Fairey took his popularity in the world of street art and used it to send out messages regarding politics, issues of war, human rights, and ecology. 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. 3. Jan 3, 2020 - Explore mikefunk's board "Obey Style", followed by 796 people on Pinterest. Nato nel 1970 a Charleston, South Carolina, figlio di un medico e un’agente immobiliare, Obey nutre fin da giovane una passione per lo stile punk e frequenta l’ambiente degli skaters con la sua compagnia di amici skaters, che lui chiama “posse”.
Titled Shepard Fairey: Salad Days, 1989-1999, the show goes back to the roots of his graphic language and philosophies of the punk scene. Un'opera di Frank Shepard a Vienna.
Courtesy of the Artist Shepard Fairey, in arte Obey, è uno degli street artist più quotati del momento. Fig.
Frank Shepard Fairey (Charleston, 15 febbraio 1970) è un artista e illustratore statunitense. People Shepard Fairey Releases ‘We the People’ Series to Protest Trump. Successfully establishing himself as an outspoken counter-culture figure. Lithograph. Shepard Fairey -- the artist behind the 2008 "Hope" posters featuring Barack Obama -- has produced a new set of images in time for Donald Trump's inauguration. See more ideas about Shepard fairey obey, Obey art and Street art. The Barack Obama "Hope" poster is an image of Barack Obama designed by artist Shepard Fairey, which was widely described as iconic and came to represent his 2008 presidential campaign. Screen print on paper / Right: Shepard Fairey – Obey Icon, 1996. The posters, designed for protest, feature Native Americans, African Americans, Muslims, and Latinas. It consists of a stylized stencil portrait of Obama in solid red, beige and (light and dark) blue, with the word "progress", "hope" or "change" below (and other words in some versions). Left: Shepard Fairey – Obey Face 3 Series 2.