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  1. Article
    Aleksandra Shatskikh

    Kazimir Malevich’s work tells a compelling story about the dream of a new social order, the struggle of revolutionary ideals and the power of art...

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    Hari Kunzru

    When Jacques-Louis David allowed his famous painting The Death of Marat 1793–4 to be used in support of the Republican cause in France, he...

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    Florian Illies

    The author of the celebrated book 1913: The Year Before the Storm chooses two works from the Tate collection that reflect the cultural contrasts...

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    Adrien Sina, Sarah Wilson

    Valentine de Saint-Point (1875–1953), formerly a model for Alphonse Mucha and Rodin, began her life as an artist desired by two important Italian...

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    Brigid Peppin

    The short-lived Vorticist movement was often seen as a predominantly masculine, muscular affair, but as one of the descendents of the group of...

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    Claire Bishop, Boris Groys

    As well as being noted for their avant-garde painting, the Futurists' performances were legendary for their intent to provoke and scandalise the...

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    James Beechey

    Modern Painters: Sickert's famous dictum heralded a move towards a gritty realism in British painting

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    Ian Christie

    Salvador Dalí as filmmaker? A strange idea to those who think he was little more than a one-time collaborator with Luis Buñuel and consultant to...

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    Vincent Katz

    Hélio Oiticica’s Brazilian arts flourished in the 1950s, originating with the Modernist movement of the 1920s, and Oiticica became a barrier...

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    Kate Davis

    Kate Davis reflects on Eileen Agar's Angel of Anarchy 1936–40

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    Adrian Glew

    Wassily Kandinsky's ground-breaking theoretical publication Concerning the Spiritual in Art (1912), with its emphasis on colours as "vibrations of...

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    David Toop

    Almost 100 years ago, shortly before the outbreak of the First World War, the Italian Futurist Luigi Russolo proposed the idea that urban and...

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    Lynne Cooke, Rem Koolhaas

    The Art and the 60s: This Was Tomorrow exhibition broke new ground for Tate Britain by mixing fine art, architecture and photography. In a rare...