Obey Lotus Crescent Shepard Fairey Artwork. This artwork is entitled ‘Obey Lotus Cresent – Black & Gold’, it is a print of original artwork by Shepard Fairey. The lotus symbol represents purity and hope, in this artwork, the lotus is framed by a star adorned crescent, this is a reference to the Virgin of Guadalupe. In Fairey’s own words this image represents ‘beauty and resolution out of chaos.
Shepard Fairey is a contemporary American street artist, illustrator, activist and the founder of a well-known clothing brand, he came to the forefront thought the skateboarding scene. If you like your urban art, take a look at our Graffiti category here.