Celebrated as a sculptor, painter and draughtsman, Alberto Giacometti’s distinctive figures are some of the most instantly recognisable works of modern art.

Here, curator and Director of Tate Modern, Frances Morris, highlights three key works in the artist's career.

A new exhibition at Tate Modern reasserts Giacometti’s place alongside the likes of Matisse, Picasso and Degas as one of the great painter-sculptors of the twentieth century.