Tate Archive collections

Tate Archive contains over a million items related to artists, art world figures and art organisations in Britain from 1900 to the present day

Tate Britain : Events
Library and Archive show and tell events

Monthly throughout 2018

Looking for a behind the scenes visit to see Tate’s hidden treasures? Join one of our events which give an in-depth display, using original material from Tate’s Library, Archive and Public Records’ collections

Visit Tate Archive

Access the Tate Archive collections in the Reading Rooms at Tate Britain

Tate Archive

Artist sketchbooks, letters, photographs and other material. The Tate Archive is now online

Public records

Tate's public records document the full range of our activities throughout our history, including exhibitions, acquisitions and development

Audio Arts
Audio Arts

Listen to the innovative cassette-magazine Audio Arts, established by Bill Furlong in 1972. Includes interviews with Andy Warhol, Joseph Beuys and Marina Abramović

Online Archive catalogue

Search for items from the Tate Archive collections, including posters and photographs, as well as Tate’s Public Records