Exhibition opening | Shepard Fairey, Facing the Giant
Visiting artist and alum Shepard Fairey 92 IL will follow up his October 21 talk in the RISD Auditorium with Facing the Giant: 3 Decades of Dissent, a public exhibition opening at AS220 in downtown Providence. On view through November 16, the show features 30 of Fairey’s hand-painted multiples, which will be available for purchase. The works chosen address critical topics and recurring themes in Fairey’s career, including phenomenology, self-empowerment, rebellion, abuse of power, environmental destruction, racism, gender equality, xenophobia, campaign finance reform, the military industrial complex, propaganda, war and peace, and economic imperialism.
Friday, October 25, 2019 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
AS220, 233 Westminster Street, Providence