Exhibition of Obey
OBEY make art not war
From 08/07/19 to 20/10/19, open everyday from 9:00 to 19:00, closed on Wednesdays.
On the thirtieth anniversary from the beginning of his career , the street artist Shepard Fairey (alias Obey) arrives in Florence at Palazzo Medici Riccardi.
A visual journey that crosses four paths: woman - enviroment - peace - culture, creating in the museum an ideal walkthrough in the metropolitan night.
Some major artwork and some serigraphs that thanks to his peaceful end ecological message, will stimulate consideration on humanitarian issues, on the cruciality of life, on social utopias and on values above the law.
The whole story of an artist that, with his creativity, launched the first Obama's political campaign transforming the image of the future President of the United States in one the most recognized icon in the world.