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  1. Article
    Shirana Shahbazi, Raphael Montañez Ortíz

    In celebration of the reopening of Tate Britain, Tate Etc. invited a selection of artists from around the world to choose a favoured work from a...

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    Michael F. Marmor

    In 1930, when Munch was 66 years old, an intraocular haemorrhage in his right eye affected his sight. For several months, with methodical precision...

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    Klaus Kertess, Jerry Brotton, Vidya Gastaldon, David Attenborough, Jennifer Higgie, Silke Otto-Knapp, Matsui Fuyuko, Deanna Petherbridge, David Musgrave

    Tate Britain is staging a grand survey of watercolour painting in Great Britain, from the early thirteenth century through to the first decade of...

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    Robert Macfarlane

    The artist Francis Towne's near abstract eighteenth-century watercolours of Swiss glaciers were to inspire Eric Ravilious more than a century later...

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    Sam Smiles

    Turner's late pictures were dismissed as works of 'senile decreptitude' and questioned even by his most devoted disciple, John Ruskin. Sam Smiles...

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    Desmond Corcoran

    He had six paintings in London’s International Surrealist Exhibition in 1936, but was never formally a surrealist. His work has always been hard to...

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    Carter Ratcliff

    Malcolm Morley was an early practitioner of superrealist painting. He then won the first Turner Prize in 1984 after having moved to a looser style...

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    Sista Pratesi, Tomma Abts, Gerald Davies, Marcel Dzama

    Sista Pratesi, Tomma Abts, Gerald Davies and Marcel Dzama reflect on a work in the Tate collection