Shepard Fairey, "Obey: Supply & Demand
The Art of Shepard Fairey 1989–2009
Boxed Set, Limited Edition of 600 copies.
The set includes:
Four Signed Limited Edition Silkscreens
9’’ x 12’’ on 80g Speckletone cover stock
First Edition "Supply & Demand — 20th Anniversary Edition"
446 pages, Hardcover, 9 ½’’ x 12 ¼’’ (240 × 310 mm)
780 color illustrations, English.
Obey: Supply & Demand, The Art of Shepard Fairey — 20th Anniversary Edition contains over 400 pages of exciting illustrations and text. From what is indeed a unique vantage point, Shepard Fairey started a movement that brought together art, popular culture and politics.
This remarkable volume showcases Fairey's entire body of work, a massive retrospective embracing 20 colorful years. Esteemed writers and critics, such as Carlo McCormick, Steven Heller, Henry Rollins, Rob Walker, Roger Gastman and more, share their views about Shepard Fairey, the roots of the omnipresent OBEY street art campaign, his design practice and his prolific gallery exhibitions.
This massive book reveals virtually all there is to know about this enigmatic artist's work, travels and travails. From exhibitions, posters, flyers, silkscreens and stickers to high altitude pursuits, citations and police beatings, it's all documented. What this new edition makes absolutely clear is that for Shepard Fairey the work simply never stops.