Discover queer responses to our collection at Tate Britain, curated by members of the LGBTQ+ community at Tate and beyond
Discover the bars and members clubs which took artists such as Francis Bacon, from breakfast to bed
As the first exhibition dedicated to queer British art comes to Tate Britain, we tell five important queer stories
Find definitions of over 400 terms, including art movements, styles and techniques
Identity politics is the term used to describe an anti-authoritarian political and cultural movement that gained prominence in the USA and Europe in the mid-1980s, asking questions about identity, repression, inequality and injustice and often focusing on the experience of certain marginalised groups
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
Art In The Collection
Watch six films, each providing glimpses into the lived experience of six individuals
Sunil Gupta on Mr Malhotra’s Party
In this film, Marlene Dumas talks about her Great Men series, a group of portraits made in response to Russia’s ...
The writer and critic explores the friendships, work and designs behind this radical set of artists
The Scottish comedian discusses why the gay rights movement is still so important today
David Hockney’s early autobiographical prints, My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean 1961 and the series A Rake’s Progress ...
We bring together a mix of writers, museum directors, artists, musicians and filmmakers to pay homage to the legendary artist
Tread the line between creativity and sex as we explore what separates these two terms
Take an in-depth look at the ideas, inspirations and development of the art of the Bloomsbury Group through the work ...