Artist biography

Phyllida Barlow’s biography – from her early education to exhibitions of her work, and commission at Tate Britain in 2014

Henry Moore OM, CH, 'Animal Head' 1951 Artist proposal

Phyllida Barlow’s original text proposal, written in 2012, for her commission in the Duveen galleries at Tate Britain

Related drawings

View a slideshow of drawings relating to different stages in the planning for Phyllida Barlow’s sculptural installation dock 2014

Video interview

From her studio to the Duveen Galleries at the heart of Tate Britain, Phyllida Barlow discusses her large-scale sculptures for dock and the dynamic process of its installation

Views of dock

Explore our slideshow of images showing the completed work, dock, in the Duveen Galleries at Tate Britain

Installing dock

View our slideshow of images showing the ambitious installation of Phyllida Barlow’s dock in the Duveen Galleries at Tate Britain

Tate Britain Commission 2014 Phyllida Barlow: dock is supported by Sotheby’s