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Tate Publishing is one of the world’s leading publishers on the visual arts. We aim to bring the best new writing on art and the highest quality reproductions to the widest possible range of readers.

Tate Publishing books

Our books on the visual arts are authoritative, accessible and affordable, combining the latest scholarship with the highest quality illustrations. They include exhibition books for the Tate galleries and important books in our series on Modern Artists, British Artists, St Ives Artists and Movements in Modern Art.

We also publish a number of titles specifically for the student and scholarly communities, including art theory titles. Our innovative range of books for children will surprise and delight you with the best in contemporary design and illustration.

Tate books and merchandise catalogue 2016

Download the Spring/Summer 2016 catalogue to see our new titles and full backlist.

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About Tate Publishing

Tate Publishing is a division of Tate Enterprises, an independent company wholly owned by Tate’s Trustees. All profits from our publications go toward supporting the work of Tate.


Tate Publishing is committed to reducing its impact on the environment and adheres to sustainable working practices.

Our books are printed on Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) or equivalent certified paper stock. We choose suppliers, printers and manufacturers who share our ethical values to ensure that workers operate under fair, safe and well-paid conditions.

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