Gavin Turk (b 1967) is a British artist from Guildford in Surrey, and is considered to be one of the Young British Artists. Turk's oeuvre deals with issues of authenticity and identity, engaged with modernist and avant-garde debates surrounding the 'myth' of the artist and the 'authorship' of a work of art.
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ListenAudio recording. This study day in March 2013 explored issues raised by the major Roy Lichtenstein retrospective at Tate Modern
Turk's artworks include images of himself disguised as Sid Vicious, Che Guevara and Andy Warhol