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Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité - Shepard Fairey (OBEY)

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This framed open edition print by OBEY (Shepard Fairey) titled 'Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité' is an offset lithograph on cream speckle tone paper, signed by the artist. (not numbered)

Fairey created the Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité art piece to show support for France after the Nov. 13, 2015 terror attacks which happened just before his Earth Crisis installation at the Eiffel Tower. The piece was a symbol of unity during a dark, tragic moment. Fairey was moved that the art and the message was inspiring for so many people in France, and beyond, and it has remained one of his most requested images since it was first created.

 

Framed size: 950 x 645mm

 

Frank Shepard Fairey is an American contemporary street artist, graphic designer, activist, illustrator, and founder of OBEY Clothing. He first became known for his "Andre the Giant Has a Posse" (...OBEY...) sticker campaign while attending the Rhode Island School of Design. Andre the Giant Has a Posse is one of the first and most important "viral" Street Art campaigns, showing the ability and force of this new illegal means of expression. Over the years Fairey has transformed into one of the most well-known muralist /street artists in the world.

His work is included in the collections at The Smithsonian, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.