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Robert Rauschenberg opens at Tate Modern

Tate Modern's major exhibition of the work of Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008), organised in collaboration with The Museum of Modern Art in New York, is the first posthumous retrospective and the most comprehensive survey of the artist’s work for 20 years

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to a programme of cultural support designed to build mutual respect and understanding, strengthen local institutions, and engage our employees. The arts help drive our economy; they are equally important for their ability to foster great thinking, great learning and great civilisations.  As one of the world’s leading corporate supporters of the arts, we partner with thousands of arts organisations to help connect societies and sustain economies.   Our Arts and Culture programme is diverse and global, supporting non-profit institutions that deliver the visual and performing arts, provide inspirational and educational programmes, anchor communities, create jobs, and generate substantial revenue for local businesses.


Tiffany & Co. has a long history of supporting the arts, guided by the belief that a successful company has a responsibility to the greater community. Tiffany’s legacy with the arts dates back to its founder, Charles Lewis Tiffany, an original trustee of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and his son Louis Comfort Tiffany, a pioneering designer and jeweller of the American Art Nouveau movement. Tiffany continues its commitment to arts and culture with its support of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York and sponsorship of the next three Whitney Biennials through 2021.

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