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    Listen to genre-spanning and globe trotting DJ duo Javybz's special playlist for The EY Exhibition: The World Goes Pop

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    Catherine Lampert

    Frank Auerbach (b1931) is well known for his intensely worked paintings of people and London scenes, which are often repeated and can take months,...

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    Inga Fraser

    Barbara Hepworth’s sculptures were photographed and filmed many times during her life, but it was the artist herself who played a major part in...

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    Karen Schiff

    The American artist Agnes Martin was best known for her pared down, subtly coloured abstract paintings, mostly done when she was living in splendid...

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    Jeff McMillan

    Old shop signs, ships’ figureheads, spirit vessels, naïve paintings, needlework samplers… what is folk art? Steeped in tradition, and often created...

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    JMW Turner's radical square paintings will be displayed together for the first time in Tate Britain's forthcoming major survey of the artist's...

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    Jonathan Griffin

    Smashed stained glass windows, defaced religious statues, ashed portraits slashed with knives, sculptures blown up, watercolours defaced, art...

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    Hari Kunzru

    When Jacques-Louis David allowed his famous painting The Death of Marat 1793–4 to be used in support of the Republican cause in France, he...

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    Chris Stephens

    Spread over twenty rooms, Tate Britain director Penelope Curtis’s vision for the extensive rehang hinges around a chronological display from the...

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    Saloua Raouda Choucair, born in 1916, pioneered abstract art in the Middle East with her paintings, textiles and interlocking sculptures. We take a...

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    For the last ten years, Outset, a group of independent patrons, have helped Tate acquire contemporary artwork from Frieze Art Fair

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    A group of Claude Monet’s water-lily paintings are on show at Tate Liverpool this summer. Brought together from all over the world, it is the first...

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    Jeremy Lewison, the curator of Tate Liverpool's new show, Turner Monet Twombly, explores the three artists' affinities to each other

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    Marianne Faithfull

    For a new exhibition at Tate Liverpool, singer and actress Marianne Faithfull has selected artworks from Tate’s collection that inspire her. Many...

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    John Baldessari, Eleanor Antin, Thomas Demand, Jeff Koons

    The Belgian Surrealist remains an influential figure among contemporary artists. Tate Etc.’s Mariko Finch spoke to four admirers. One shares his...

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    Lizzie Carey-Thomas

    Several displays this summer explore ways in which ideas surrounding performance have come to occupy a defining place in art in the past 30 years....

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    Amanda Delew, Pen Hadow, Chris Stephens, Peter Peri, Michael Bracewell

    Tate Britain’s recent rehang, which follows a broadly chronological sequence, includes focused individual displays that highlight new research as...

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    William Jeffett

    While the work of Joan Miró (1893–1983) may be well known across the world, a forthcoming exhibition at Tate Modern that focuses on his political...

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    Simon Starling

    On the eve of his exhibition at Tate St Ives, the former Turner Prize winner introduces a fascinating project that creates an unlikely partnership...

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    Wulf Herzogenrath

    The pioneering Korean-born artist and composer Nam June Paik (1932–2006), who famously declared that the ‘future is now’, is considered to be the...

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