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  1. Blog
    1 September 2015

    Within the notes, letters and sketchbooks that constitute an artist’s archive, insights into the lives, loves, losses of individuals are preserved.

  2. Blog
    23 August 2015
    Sophie Risner

    For the second instalment of our Volunteer blog post we reflect on the challenging yet fascinating work of the Archive Explorer, ...

  3. Blog
    24 July 2015
    Sarah Jarvis, Jen Aarvold, Sophie Risner

    In October 2014 we soft launched a major new feature onto the Tate website as part of the Archives and Access project. ‘Albums is a new tool which...

  4. Blog
    8 July 2015

    Sally Davies, Learning Outreach Curator for Archives and Access, speaks to artist Rabab Ghazoul about her work on the Mining Josef Herman learning...

  5. Blog
    24 June 2015
    Inga Fraser

    Barbara Hepworth began to incorporate ‘string’ into her sculpture in 1939, with works carved in plaster, and then wood, that was often painted. The...

  6. Blog
    19 June 2015
    Sophie Risner

    June commenced with National Volunteers week; an annual celebration of the contribution made by millions of volunteers across the UK, so in...

  7. Blog
    12 June 2015

    In the second of her behind-the-scenes blogs, Curator Inga Fraser charts the arrival of a rarely seen Hepworth sculpture on its journey across the...

  8. Blog
    4 June 2015
    Lara Demori

    If you have never heard about the Italian poet Giuseppe Ungaretti, Like Leaves in Autumn, edited by Carlo Pirozzi and Katherine Lockton and...

  9. Blog
    1 June 2015

    I recently visited two locations, both of which are significant in understanding Barbara Hepworth’s approach as one of Britain’s most important...

  10. Blog
    20 May 2015
    Alicia Bruce

    If I were just curious, it would be very hard to say to someone, 'I want to come to your house and have you talk to me and tell me the story of...

  11. Blog
    14 May 2015
    Louisa Brown

    I am a History of Art student at the University of East Anglia in a love affair with contemporary art. When I received an email back in...

  12. Blog
    11 May 2015
    Adrian Glew

    Although the Archives and Access project has been very much about the transformation of original artefacts, sketches and documentation into the...

  13. Blog
    29 April 2015
    Tate Collective Tate St Ives, Rachael Coward, Sophie Ryder

    Over a series of workshops, members of the Tate Collective St. Ives have been collaborating with artist Sara Wookey in preparation for a series of...

  14. Blog
    3 April 2015
    Jessica Whitfield, Lauren Nicholas

      Last September I began working as an ARTIST ROOMS Trainee for the exhibition Louise Bourgeois: A Woman Without Secrets at Southampton City...

  15. Blog
    25 March 2015

    Sam Jones and Ella Ritchie, co-founders of Intoart, share their experience of collaboratively developing an artists’ archive

  16. Blog
    18 March 2015
    Terri Nelson

    "How is this art?" This was the question that came to mind when I heard about Lawrence Weiner’s exhibition that was coming to Woodhorn. Art, to me,...

  17. Blog
    16 March 2015
    Kathryn Box

    Kathryn Box, Tate Kids Producer, picks her highlights from the Tate Kids evaluation.

  18. Blog
    25 February 2015
    Francis Wasser

    Frank Wasser writes about his experience guiding groups through displays at Tate’s London galleries and how Robert Mapplethorpe’s photography...

  19. Blog
    16 February 2015
    Emily Fildes, Elena Villaespesa

    In 2013 we launched our first mobile web tour of Tate’s collection displays with the reopening of Tate Britain. In this blog post, we will evaluate...

  20. Blog
    10 February 2015
    Helen Kozich

    The key turned in the lock and the old door swung open, disturbing a couple of pigeons who fluttered noisily into the roof space. Shafts of October...

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