The Cut it Up - Do it Yourself print is an iteration of my Obey Icon Face inspired by my history of using an X-acto knife to create designs, make collages, cut spray-paint stencils, and cut illustrations from Rubylith (a graphic art and screen printing film). Many of my well-known images, including the Obey Icon Face, were created using an X-acto, a marker, a photocopier, and cut and paste techniques before I knew how to use a computer. The computer is a great tool, but it can be too safe and sterile… Don’t be afraid to cut things up, make mistakes, and get some overspray on pristine paper!
Cut It Up - Do it Yourself. 18 x 24 inches. Screenprint on cream Speckle Tone paper. Signed by Shepard Fairey. Numbered edition of 550. $50. Available Tuesday, May 8 at 10AM (PDT) on ObeyGiant.com. Limit 1 per person/household.
A limited amount of these prints will be available at #BeyondtheStreets gift shop for this weekend’s opening in Los Angeles, May 6 - July 6, 2018. Follow @beyondthestreetsart for more information!
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