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Screen-printing is one of the oldest printing techniques traditionally done on silk. The practice dates back to the Song dynasty in China, in 1000 BC. The method consists of printing a pattern using a fabric stencil. The drawing is first done on paper, then the shape is cut out and applied to the final support on which the artist paints, leaving the ink only inside the shape. Printing may be done on paper, but also on textiles, cardboard and metal… When a subject drawn on stone is printed, it is then known as a lithograph.

Screen-printing was not exported to the West until the beginning of the 20th century, when Chinese emigration to the United States was at its peak. This technique met with immediate success when it appeared in the United States, and was used by the printing industry, businesses and artists.

In 1930, a group of American artists began to use the term "serigraphy" to designate works that had no commercial purpose. It subsequently reached Europe during WWII, when Americans used it to leave create signage and mark their vehicles.

As its popularity spread beyond artistic circles, screenprinting underwent new developments: silk was gradually replaced by nylon, a material that was easier to obtain, the roller - used to spread the ink - was replaced by the scraper, and UV ink, which provides greater precision, made an appearance. As screenprinting was particularly suitable for industrial production, publicity or printed textile production, it is not surprising that the Pop Art artists made use of this technique, which also allowed them to make use of very vivid and opaque colours. Andy Warhol, in particular, used it for his famous Marilyn Monroe portraits.

In Europe, screenprinting was used by modern artists, Matisse for example, in his work “Composition sur fond bleu". The technique was also widespread during May 1968 as it was used for making posters. Its use has increased during the 20th and 21st centuries and it continues to be used for protest or for spreading a political message as shown in certain works of Street Art : Shepard Fairey, for example, used the technique when creating his poster “Hope", which represents Obama.

On Artsper, you'll find screenprinting by Andy Warhol, Shepard Fairey, and the street artist JonOne as well as the skateboards by Boom Art, abstract works from Sonia Delaunay, graphic compositions by Victor Vasarely, coloured screenprints by Kiki Kogelnik, Damien Hirst, Takashi Murakami, Cy Twombly, François Morellet …



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JonOne, Kids Get Away, Print

JonOne

Kids Get Away, 2021
27.6 x 19.7 inch
Print

$981

Shepard Fairey (Obey), Electric Funeral, Print

Shepard Fairey (Obey)

Electric Funeral, 2011
11.4 x 11.4 x 0.2 inch
Print

$462

Victor Vasarely, Terz Liten, Print

Victor Vasarely

Terz Liten, 1978
11.8 x 9.4 x 0 inch
Print

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Jacques Villeglé, Pax, Print

Jacques Villeglé

Pax, 2002
19.5 x 15.7 inch
Print

$577

Invader, Versailles (Blue), Print

Invader

Versailles (Blue), 2009
21.7 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$19,098

M.Chat, C'est pas le Pérou ! HPM 22, Print

M.Chat

C'est pas le Pérou ! HPM 22, 2020
9.8 x 9.8 inch
Print

$577

Bernar Venet, Sans-Titre, Print

Bernar Venet

Sans-Titre, 2005
19.7 x 15.7 inch
Print

$1,096

Philippe Geluck, Tout ce que vous voulez, Print

Philippe Geluck

Tout ce que vous voulez, 2021
19.7 x 15.7 inch
Print

$173

François Morellet, Sans-Titre, Print

François Morellet

Sans-Titre, 2005
15.6 x 19.5 inch
Print

$981

Fabrice Hyber, Cell Sponge, Print

Fabrice Hyber

Cell Sponge, 2005
15.6 x 19.5 inch
Print

$750

Our recommendations Mr. Brainwash, All you need is He(Art) Four, Print

Mr. Brainwash

All you need is He(Art) Four, 2021
18 x 18 inch
Print

$1,731

Patrick Moya, Un artiste est nez, Print

Patrick Moya

Un artiste est nez, 2011
11.8 x 10.6 inch
Print

$265

Jacques Monory, Viens me voir, Print

Jacques Monory

Viens me voir, 2005
19.5 x 15.6 inch
Print

$519

Yaacov Agam, Prismograph Night Lights, Print

Yaacov Agam

Prismograph Night Lights, 1988
25.2 x 25.2 x 1.2 inch
Print

$20,771

David Shrigley, You Will Not Stop Me From Singing My Song, Print

David Shrigley

You Will Not Stop Me From Singing My Song, 2021
29.5 x 22 inch
Print

$9,011

Our recommendations César Baldaccini, Portrait de compression de drapeaux Français, Print

César Baldaccini

Portrait de compression de drapeaux Français, 1989
29.9 x 23.2 inch
Print

$865

Our recommendations Karel Appel, Floating Black Passion, Print

Karel Appel

Floating Black Passion, 1980
29 x 39 inch
Print

$1,250

Our recommendations Valerio Adami, Dialogue dans le paysage II, Print

Valerio Adami

Dialogue dans le paysage II, 1988
37 x 28.3 inch
Print

$808

François Boisrond, Earth, Print

François Boisrond

Earth, 2005
19.5 x 15.6 inch
Print

$462

Our recommendations Onemizer, Chute libre, Print

Onemizer

Chute libre, 2020
27.6 x 27.6 inch
Print

$981

Mist, Aquarius 1, Print

Mist

Aquarius 1, 2021
11.7 x 8.3 inch
Print

$404

Ben, Life Is Competition, Print

Ben

Life Is Competition, 1992
24.8 x 35.4 x 0 inch
Print

$1,719

Jean-Pierre Pincemin, Sans titre, Print

Jean-Pierre Pincemin

Sans titre, 2005
19.7 x 15.7 inch
Print

$577

Our recommendations Erró, De la série ”A travers…3”, Print

Erró

De la série ”A travers…3”, 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$288

Our recommendations Jérôme Mesnager, La ronde des coeurs, Print

Jérôme Mesnager

La ronde des coeurs, 2016
39.4 x 27.6 inch
Print

$577

Our recommendations Cleon Peterson, This Is Darkness II Gold, Print

Cleon Peterson

This Is Darkness II Gold, 2017
28 x 28 inch
Print

$808

Seen, Sans titre, Print

Seen

Sans titre, 2016
24.8 x 16.9 inch
Print

$635

Our recommendations Claude Viallat, Vacances bleues (jaune), Print

Claude Viallat

Vacances bleues (jaune), 2008
47.2 x 45.3 inch
Print

$2,308

Our recommendations François Schuiten, Meudon - Hangar Y, Print

François Schuiten

Meudon - Hangar Y, 2020
31.5 x 23.6 inch
Print

$173

Our recommendations Vincent Sabatier, Coco, Print

Vincent Sabatier

Coco, 2019
27.6 x 19.7 x 0 inch
Print

$415 $208

Our recommendations Alberto Magnelli, Abstract Composition, Print

Alberto Magnelli

Abstract Composition, 1962
21.7 x 27.8 x 0 inch
Print

$415

Fat, Charlie Chaplin I, Print

Fat

Charlie Chaplin I, 2019
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.1 inch
Print

$231

Alik Cavaliere, From English Stories, Print

Alik Cavaliere

From English Stories, 1972
21.7 x 29.5 x 0.1 inch
Print

$415

Mr Jago, Reichi, Print

Mr Jago

Reichi, 2021
28.3 x 43.3 inch
Print

$1,616

Our recommendations Andy Warhol, Gems, Print

Andy Warhol

Gems, 1978
30 x 40 inch
Print

$35,000

Aiiroh, Troopers, Print

Aiiroh

Troopers, 2019
19.7 x 19.7 x 0.1 inch
Print

$1,616

Our recommendations Keith Haring, The Story of Red and Blue, Print

Keith Haring

The Story of Red and Blue, 1989
16.5 x 13.5 inch
Print

$12,500

Karl Kox, Purdey I, Print

Karl Kox

Purdey I, 2021
19.3 x 19.3 x 0 inch
Print

$208 $104

André Saraiva, Dream gallery (cattelan, Cindy Sherman, galerie perrotin) black, Print

André Saraiva

Dream gallery (cattelan, Cindy Sherman, galerie perrotin) black, 2013
39.4 x 27.6 inch
Print

$577

M. Koeur, Un Petit Monde de Koeurs, Print

M. Koeur

Un Petit Monde de Koeurs, 2021
29.9 x 22 x 0.2 inch
Print

$185

Bellus, Sonna Djö, Print

Bellus

Sonna Djö, 2021
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.1 inch
Print

$196

Our recommendations Robert Rauschenberg, Portrait of Merce Cunningham, Print

Robert Rauschenberg

Portrait of Merce Cunningham, 1984
28 x 18.75 inch
Print

$4,400

Our recommendations Mimmo Rotella, The Look, Print

Mimmo Rotella

The Look, 1979
34.5 x 26 inch
Print

$950

Our recommendations Ahmed Shahabuddin, Composition pour les JO, Print

Ahmed Shahabuddin

Composition pour les JO, 1992
24.8 x 35.4 inch
Print

$981

Tones, Bboyism, Print

Tones

Bboyism, 2019
27.6 x 19.7 inch
Print

$196

Sean Gannon, Smoke Tunnel, Print

Sean Gannon

Smoke Tunnel, 2020
22 x 32.9 inch
Print

$2,350

Maxime Giaquinto & Nikonografik, Anonyme à la perle, Print

Maxime Giaquinto & Nikonografik

Anonyme à la perle, 2020
29.9 x 22 x 0.2 inch
Print

$185

Our recommendations Nick Walker, Vandal Child, Print

Nick Walker

Vandal Child, 2018
39.4 x 27.2 x 0.2 inch
Print

$1,385

Kurar, Human Finger Jaune, Print

Kurar

Human Finger Jaune, 2020
23.6 x 23.6 inch
Print

$548

Death NYC, 8L DN, Print

Death NYC

8L DN, 2012
17.7 x 12.6 x 0 inch
Print

$114 $58

Ouroboros, Simplicité, Print

Ouroboros

Simplicité, 2021
29.9 x 22 x 0.2 inch
Print

$173

Our recommendations Jazzu, On va s'en sortir, Print

Jazzu

On va s'en sortir, 2020
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

$422

Our recommendations Valérie Betoulaud, Le Plongeon – bleu vert, Print

Valérie Betoulaud

Le Plongeon – bleu vert, 2021
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$565

L'Atlas, Days Dreaming, Print

L'Atlas

Days Dreaming, 2021
29.9 x 22 x 0 inch
Print

$404

Our recommendations Kenny Scharf, Three Faces of Jackie, Print

Kenny Scharf

Three Faces of Jackie, 1998
39.5 x 46 inch
Print

$5,500

Cope2, 46th Street Station, Print

Cope2

46th Street Station, 2020
18 x 27 inch
Print

$450

Our recommendations Ernest Trova, Boomerang, Print

Ernest Trova

Boomerang, 1970
24 x 24 inch
Print

$875

Our recommendations Louise Nevelson, Paris Review, Print

Louise Nevelson

Paris Review, 1968
28.5 x 21 inch
Print

$2,000

Our recommendations Niki de Saint Phalle, L'Arbre aux Serpents, Print

Niki de Saint Phalle

L'Arbre aux Serpents, 1970
29.5 x 19.7 inch
Print

$2,654

Our recommendations Maude Ovize, Le plongeoir, Print

Maude Ovize

Le plongeoir, 2021
27.6 x 19.3 x 0 inch
Print

$346 $173

Our recommendations Yohan Storti, T'es belle, Print

Yohan Storti

T'es belle, 2021
27.6 x 19.3 x 0 inch
Print

$369 $185

Our recommendations Roamcouch, No More Wars, Print

Roamcouch

No More Wars, 2017
17.7 x 17.7 inch
Print

$757

Our recommendations Ziegler T, Anachrist, Print

Ziegler T

Anachrist, 2013
22 x 15 inch
Print

$173

Simon Rohlen Kef!, Sharp #6, Print

Simon Rohlen Kef!

Sharp #6, 2019
19 x 14 inch
Print

$1,800

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