Julian Opie, English, 1958-
Born: London, England
Work Locations: London, England
Auto painted aluminum
Gift from Vicki and Kent Logan to the Collection of the Denver Art Museum
Julian Opie (English). Guillaume. 1999. Auto painted aluminum. Gift from Vicki and Kent Logan to the Collection of the Denver Art Museum. 2001.800.
This object is currently on view
height: 68 1/8 in, 173.0375 cm; width: 22 3/4 in, 57.7850 cm; depth: 11 in, 27.9400 cm
Modern and Contemporary Art
Modern and Contemporary Art

Julian Opie eliminates all non-essential details so he can, in his words, come “closer to reality.” His work evokes a real person or place, as indicated by their titles, while also resembling signs or symbols that are part of a more universal visual language.

Image © Julian Opie

Exhibition History
  • "Showing Off: Recent Modern and Contemporary Acquisitions"—Denver Art Museum, 05/17/2015 - 01/03/2016
  • “Disruption: Works from the Vicki and Kent Logan Collection” — Denver Art Museum, 1/13/2022

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