Obey ‘Dark Wave/Rising Sun' Print Proceeds Go to Japan

 - Mar 23, 2011
References: obeygiant & english.mashkulture.net
This wonderful Obey ‘Dark Wave/Rising Sun’ print is the latest art piece created to help out those in Japan. The poster was designed by Shepard Fairey. For those unfamiliar with his work, he’s the one who created the famous Barack Obama ‘Hope’ poster.

The Obey ‘Dark Wave/Rising Sun’ print shows Fairey’s trademark style most have come to love. The monochromatic colors and the highly stylized stencil-like image stays true to the artist’s forte. The image features a modern take on the Japanese wave that rises on the right side instead of the left as it approaches the red sun.

If you’re interested in purchasing the Obey ‘Dark Wave/Rising Sun’ print, it’s currently available on sale at Obey’s online shop. The prints are limited to 700 with all proceeds going to relief efforts in Japan.