About this work of Art
City of Dreams
Limited Edition Print
Screen Print on Dollar Note
Edition of 50
Note Size: H 6.5cm x W 15.6cm
Framed Size: H 27cm x W 27cm x D 3cm
(Please note that in situ images are purely an indication of how a piece may look).
City of Dreams is fun and creative print by Chris Lilley, the work is screen printed on to a dollar note which is then framed in a black box frame.
Jayson LilleyB. 1972 Contemporary artist, Jayson Lilley, has worked at the forefront ofprintmaking for many years. His approach to the modern landscape isunique and fresh, in both technique and materials.Lilley’s work is knownfor its urban and architectural focus, zooming in on familiar landmarks andreproducing iconic vistas and structures from the metropolis. Hisinnovative printmaking practice combines silkscreen, painting and collagetechniques to construct vibrant scenes that are always accompanied byexpansive skies and which play on salience and colour.Lilley’s most recentcollection explores some of London’s more natural vistas, as hecontemplates the relationship between nature and the urban landscape. Inthese pieces, he combines silkscreen print with copper leaf and handdrawing to dramatic effect.Lilley graduated from the University for the Creative Arts in 2000 with aFirst Class honours degree in Visual Communication. He had an award-winning career in design before focussing on his artwork, and hisbackground in design is ever apparent in his visual style and methodology.He has exhibited widely across the UK and internationally. Recentaccolades include being shortlisted for the Westmorland Landscape Prize2019 and inclusion in the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition 2019.Lilley’s works are held in collections across the world including London,New York, Japan, Hong Kong and Moscow.
- Size : H 27 cm x W 27 cm