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    When most people think of surrealism, men such as Salvador Dali, Rene Magritte, Joan Miro, Marcel Duchamp, Giorgio de Chirico and Man Ray, spring...

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    Lily Bonesso

    To coincide with the Leonora Carrington exhibition currently on show at Tate Liverpool, we take a look at the artist’s two most enchanting and...

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    Mike Pinnington

    We caught up with Leonora Carrington’s cousin, journalist Joanna Moorhead, to discuss how she learned about her ‘artist’s model’ relative and why,...

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    The Modern Lens at Tate St. Ives explores developments in international photography from the 1920s to the 1960s. The exhibition uncovers the...

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    Carmen Herrera

    In celebration of the reopening of Tate Britain, Tate Etc. invited a selection of artists from around the world to choose a favoured work from a...

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    Gabriel Kuri

    In celebration of the reopening of Tate Britain, Tate Etc. invited a selection of artists from around the world to choose a favoured work from a...

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    Julia Voss

    Wassily Kandinsky is generally regarded as the pioneer of abstract art. However, a Swedish woman called Hilma af Klint (1862–1944) might claim that...

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    Melanie Smith

    Melanie Smith’s video Xilitla, which focuses on Edward James’s extraordinary gothic Mexican garden Las Pozas de Xilitla, was purchased by Tate last...

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    Jane Burton

    This Exquisite Forest is an online collaborative art project, presented by Tate and Google, which enables people to create short animations that...

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    Jean-François Chevrier

    Stories of hallucinations in art and literature date back to the Bible, but the idea of the artistic hallucination is more recent. As the author of...

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    James Hall

    It is well known that Pablo Picasso initiated many important developments of twentieth-century art, but we know less about his extraordinary impact...

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    John Baldessari, Eleanor Antin, Thomas Demand, Jeff Koons

    The Belgian Surrealist remains an influential figure among contemporary artists. Tate Etc.’s Mariko Finch spoke to four admirers. One shares his...

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    Iria Candela

    Joan Miró’s first visits to Paris in the early 1920s affected his work so much that today art historians often overlook the influence of his other...

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    Jenny Wong

    The Surreal House, by Jane Alison with essays by Mary Ann Caws, Brian Dillon and others. Published by Barbican Art Gallery in association with Yale...

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    Simon Grant

    La Carte D'Après Nature, curated by Thomas Demand, New National Museum of Monaco, Villa Paloma, Monaco until 22 February 2011.

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    Simon Grant

    The Dutch painter Piet Mondrian (1872–1944) is regarded as one of the most important artists of the twentieth century. His characteristic canvases...

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    Andrew Causey

    Tate Britain’s Henry Moore exhibition is the first extensive survey of the artist in this country since the Royal Academy show in 1988, and...

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    Cosima Spender, Mougouch Fielding

    The influential Armenian-born American painter Arshile Gorky (1904–1948) was described as the last of the great Surrealists, the first of the...

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    Anne Ellegood

    A recent exhibition at SculptureCenter in New York with the tongue-in-cheek title, A Voyage of Growth and Discovery, was a collaborative effort...

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    Vincent Katz

    John Cage famously said that musicians in the post-war world had to learn from visual artists, while poet Frank O’Hara called himself the balayeur...

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