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It’s not painting, isn’t it? It’s more an hybrid between illustration and graphic design, but we decided that Julian Opie’s work deserves a place on our website because his portraits have a bright synthesis. 144 more words


Julian Opie's Collection in Bath

The Collection is in the Holburne Museum in Bath – Opie’s recent work and the portraits he has collected by Reynolds, Lely, Devis etc etc plus Egyptian and Greek busts … It must be worth a bit. 39 more words


Julian Opie 'Collected Works'

Julian Opie’s ‘Collected Work‘ exhibition at the Holburne Museum features both the artist’s own work and pieces from his private collection. At first glance Opie’s collection, which ranges from 3,000 year old Egyptian carvings to the finely detailed portraits of Sir Joshua Reynolds, appears to be in stark contrast to his minimalist work which seeks to distill the sitter down to their most basic form and which utilises modern mediums such as inkjet printing and LCD technology. 77 more words