Julian OpieImagine you are driving 1998-9

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Artist
Julian Opie (born 1958)
Title
Imagine you are driving
Date 1998-9
MediumScreenprint on paper
Dimensionsimage: 611 x 860 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1999
Reference
P78311
Not on display

Summary

Imagine you are driving is one of a series of six screenprints Opie produced in 1998-9. The series was printed by Advanced Graphics, London and published by Alan Cristea Gallery, London, in an edition of forty plus ten artist’s proofs. Tate’s version is number four in the edition. Other individual prints in the series are Imagine you are walking (Tate P78310), Landscape? (Tate P78312), Cars? (Tate P78313), Cityscape? (Tate P78314) and Gary, popstar (Tate P78315). The prints were made from hand-cut stencils based on photographs that Opie altered on a computer. He had already used similar imagery in his paintings of the early 1990s. Imagine you are driving (1-19) 1993-4 (private collection) are paintings made using acrylic on wood… (read more)

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