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Find definitions of over 400 terms, including art movements, styles and techniques
The Pre-Raphaelites were a secret society of young artists (and one writer), founded in London in 1848. They were opposed to the Royal Academy’s promotion of the ideal as exemplified in the work of Raphael
The label Young British Artists (YBAs) is applied to a loose group of British artists who began to exhibit together in 1988 and who became known for their openness to materials and processes, shock tactics and entrepreneurial attitude
Land art or earth art is art that is made directly in the landscape, sculpting the land itself into earthworks or making structures in the landscape using natural materials such as rocks or twigs
Impressionism developed in France in the nineteenth century and is based on the practice of painting out of doors and spontaneously ‘on the spot’ rather than in a studio from sketches. Main impressionist subjects were landscapes and scenes of everyday life
Pop art is an art movement that emerged in the 1950s and flourished in the 1960s in America and Britain, drawing inspiration from sources in popular and commercial culture. Different cultures and countries contributed to the movement during the 1960s and 70s
Women artists on film
American conceptual artist Mary Kelly discusses how feminism informed her seminal work Post-Partum Document 1973-79 and the origins of her ...
The Argentinian artist uses everyday objects to explore how joy and happiness can be a form of resistance
Senga Nengudi and Linda Goode Bryant remember the pioneering work of Just Above Midtown (JAM) art gallery.
Photographer Dayanita Singh explains how her photography books are like sculptures
Be inspired by women artists
With shifting political landscapes and women's marches happening around the world, how are women artists addressing their rights and identities ...
Joey from Tate Collective London shares her perspective on Rebecca Horn's work In The Triangle
Be inspired by Paula Rego and tell a story through doodles and collage
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Exploring the 'lifelong performance' and legacy of artist Frida Kahlo
Exploring how Sonia Boyce explores her own sense of self in relation to media images of blackness and whiteness in ...
Take an look at the meaning and making of Cornelia Parker's exploded shed and explore the work through questions and ...