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  1. Article

    As Christopher Nolan's sci-fi film Interstellar premieres around the world - and his special effects team's effort to create...

  2. Article

    We take a quick skip through colour theory, and how some of modern art's giants have put it into practice 

  3. Article
    Lucy Reynolds

    For many centuries artists have been fascinated by the magical, visceral power of projected light as action, as a performative medium in itself....

  4. Article
    Laura McLean-Ferris

    The first commission for the East Tank is by the notable South Korean artist Sung Hwan Kim (born 1975), who combines video, music, sculpture, light...

  5. Article
    Geoff Dyer

    Turner's Figures in a Building

  6. Article
    Peter Campus

    Peter Campus talks to Tate Etc. about his recent work

  7. Article
    Brice Marden

    Simon Grant talks to Brice Marden about his enduring fascination with Rothko's paintings.

  8. Article
    Francesca Pasini

    Fontana saw his work as a classic representation of what he called "a spatial environment" and described it as "a new element which has entered...

  9. Article
    Simon Grant, Vija Celmins

    Vija Celmins was born in Latvia in 1938, fled with her family to Germany in advance of the Soviet army in 1944 and emigrated to the USA in 1948....

  10. Article
    Keith Miller

    In folk tales, Gothic novels and film noir, shadows are premonitions, harbingers of threat and death. Western painting and its literature has...

  11. Article
    Ali Smith

    Two drawings by the underrated artist Leonora Carrington, purchased by Tate, go on display at Tate Modern for the first time.

  12. Article
    Nicolas Bourriaud

    The French art critic Nicholas Bourriaud examines the ways in which Pierre Huyghe enjoys upsetting traditional expectations of how art is perceived...

  13. Article
    Gabriel Ramin Schor

    Gabriel Ramin Schor surveys the dark passages of black’s meaning and how artists have used it in their work.

  14. Article
    Glenn O'Brien, Mary Woronov, Billy Name, Mark Boyle, Robert Wyatt, Ronald Nameth, Joshua White, Amalie R. Rothschild

    During the 1960s, the light show became an important part of both the club and rock concert experience – no decent band could be without one....

  15. Article
    Anthony Caro, Norman Foster

    Sculptors and architects both work with form in space, albeit on different scales and using varying methods. Anthony Caro, known for taking...

  16. Article
    John House, Patrick Keiller

    When the seventeenth-century diarist John Evelyn described London as a ‘Hellish and dismall Cloud of SEA-COALE’, he was one among many affected by...

  17. Article
    Mark Godfrey

    Mark Godfrey on the shifting notions of time and space in recent film and video

  18. Article
    Sigmar Polke

    Richard Dadd was not only extremely well educated, he was on his way to becoming a full-blooded representative of Victorian painting before killing...

  19. Article
    Gregory Crewdson

    Edward Hopper used to compare his paintings with cinematic frames. In turn, his scenes have inspired generations of filmmakers – from Alfred...

  20. Article
    Jeremy Millar

    Jeremy Millar surveys the photoscape of this Turner Prize-winning artist