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  1. Article

    The Swiss mountain known as the Rigi, overlooking Lake Lucerne and its surrounding valleys, was a subject to which Turner returned many times. It...

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    Jonathan P Watts

    The work of JMW Turner has influenced a wide range of cinematographers, filmmakers and artists working with film over the decades, including Jack...

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    Olafur Eliasson

    The Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson is well known for his large-scale installations and sculptures using ethereal materials such as light,...

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    Mike Leigh

    ‘Eccentric, anarchic, vulnerable, imperfect, erratic and sometimes uncouth.’ Mike Leigh’s extraordinary new film Mr. Turner is a tender and...

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    David Blayney Brown

    We celebrate the artist’s extraordinary last 16 years, when his colour was most vivid, his handling boldest and his imagination more...

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    Nicholas Serota

    Tate Director Nicholas Serota considers his special relationship with the great painter

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    Louise Cohen

    Let’s see if you can match this radical artist to his contemporaries in a picture quiz. JMW Turner is most famous for the wild, expressive...

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    Mike Pinnington

    Takes a quick tour through the history of abstract art and take in some unexpected pioneers along the way

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    Tate Britain's new JMW Turner exhibition includes his controversial square paintings (some of which are round). Curator David Blayney Brown...