Tate Liverpool Private View

Members Preview John Piper

John Piper, Harbour Scene, Newhaven 1936-1937 © The Piper Estate

Explore John Piper before it opens to the public

For the first time, this exhibition emphasises the artist’s pivotal role in the development of modern art in Britain. Interspersed with works by artists including Alexander Calder and Pablo Picasso, who were close to Piper, the exhibition illuminates his transition from representation to abstraction.

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Albert Dock
Liverpool Waterfront
Liverpool L3 4BB
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Date & Time

16 November 2017 at 14.30–16.50

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