Exhibition catalogue: Phyllida Barlow

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Sculptor Phyllida Barlow discusses the dynamic process of installation whilst placing and suspending her large-scale sculptures in the Duveen Galleries at the heart of Tate Britain


Phyllida Barlow: dock

Carmen JuliĆ”, curator of the Tate Britain Commission 2014, explores Phyllida Barlow’s immersive installation dock

Artist Biography: Phyllida Barlow

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

Artist Proposal

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

Related Drawings: Phyllida Barlow

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

Installing Phyllida Barlow's dock 2014

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

Views of Phyllida Barlow's dock 2014

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



We are deeply grateful to the artist for her support of this project, and to Melissa MacRobert and Sara Harrison of Hauser and Wirth, London, for their help.

Curator: Carmen JuliĆ”
Project editor: Jennifer Mundy
Digital editors: Alex Cary and Emily Fildes
Photography: Sam Drake, Ana Escobar and Jo Fernandez
Film: Nick Aldridge (producer and camera), Mike Bradley (director, editor and camera), Maria Kennedy (sound) and Ian Pinder (camera)

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