Free Entry Tate Modern Exhibition

UBS Openings: Photography from the UBS Art Collection

23 May – 26 November 2006

This new display presents a selection of photographic works from the UBS Collection. Most of the works were produced during the 1990s and offer a revealing portrait of life at the end of the twentieth century.

These artists have looked at the world with fresh eyes to produce images which confront us with a vision of global social phenomena. Andreas Gursky's iconic 99 Cent features row upon row of brightly packaged goods in a US store, prompting us to consider whether shopping may have replaced the aspirational and devotional elements of religion. Works by Thomas Ruff, Fischli & Weiss and Erwin Wurn are also displayed.

Venue

Tate Modern
Bankside
London SE1 9TG
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Dates

23 May – 26 November 2006