Tate Liverpool Exhibition

ARTIST ROOMS Roy Lichtenstein in Focus

Roy Lichtenstein, In The Car 1963 © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein/DACS 2017. Photo: Antonia Reeve 

One the most important figures of the pop art movement, journey through the career of Roy Lichtenstein

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Explore over 20 works charting Roy Lichtenstein’s (1923–1997) early interest in landscape to his iconic pop paintings influenced by comic strips and advertising imagery. The free display also presents Lichtenstein’s three-screen installation, his only work with film, which was made after spending two weeks at Universal Studios in 1969.

A rare opportunity to see Lichtenstein’s work in the north of England, It’s an exhibition not to be missed! 

This exhibition draws from the ARTIST ROOMS collection of over 1,600 works of modern and contemporary art, displayed across the UK in solo exhibitions that showcase the work of 40 major artists. The touring programme gives young people the chance to get involved in creative projects, discover more about art and learn new skills. Since 2009, 40 million people have visited more than 150 displays at over 75 museums and galleries.

ARTIST ROOMS is jointly owned by the National Galleries of Scotland and Tate. The collection was established through The d’Offay Donation in 2008, with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, and the Scottish and British Governments.

Roy Lichtenstein, ‘Reflections: Art’ 1988
Roy Lichtenstein
Reflections: Art 1988
ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. Lent by Private Collection, Courtesy of The Roy Lichtenstein Foundation 2015
© Estate of Roy Lichtenstein/DACS 2018
Roy Lichtenstein, ‘Reflections on Girl’ 1990
Roy Lichtenstein
Reflections on Girl 1990
ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. Lent by The Roy Lichtenstein Foundation Collection 2015
© Estate of Roy Lichtenstein/DACS 2018
Roy Lichtenstein, ‘Brushstroke’ 1965
Roy Lichtenstein
Brushstroke 1965
Tate
© Estate of Roy Lichtenstein
Roy Lichtenstein, ‘Reflections on Crash’ 1990
Roy Lichtenstein
Reflections on Crash 1990
ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. Lent by The Roy Lichtenstein Foundation Collection 2015
© Estate of Roy Lichtenstein/DACS 2018

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22 September 2017 – 17 June 2018

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