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    James Attlee

    Ninety per cent of the world’s oceans remain unexplored, fuelling our fascination for and fear of the sea for centuries, even as we have discovered...

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    Olafur Eliasson's dazzling sun in Tate Modern's Turbine Hall was arguably his most popular installation to date. In this extract from a...

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    Beat Wyss

    The image of a monk standing by an empty sea soon became an icon of German Romanticism. However, in the twentieth century the 'Caspar David...

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    Penelope Curtis

    Since the early 1990s Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster has created installations and interactive environments in which she evokes an atmospheric, yet...

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    Roni Horn

    In the small town of Stykkishólmur, Iceland, Roni Horn has created a community centre that houses two installations, the second of which, Water,...

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    Richard Shelton, Dai Qing, Mike Hulme, Paulo Barreto

    Climate change is the biggest challenge facing the world. Rising ocean temperatures and increasing carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere are...

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    Dan Graham

    Dan Graham on John Martin's painting of the Apocalypse, The Great Day of His Wrath

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    Michael Bird, Anthony Frost, Andrew Lanyon, Rose Hilton

    For a few extraordinary years in the post-war era, the small town of St Ives was an art centre of international significance. While it was often...

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    Kenneth Baker, Ben Luke

    He grew up in a home full of Omega Workshop objects, before being evacuated to New York during the Second World War where he was introduced to the...

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    Aleksandra Mir

    Artist Aleksandra Mir reflects on her experience of working with Pierre Huyghe

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    Richard Hamblyn

    Richard Hamblyn looks at the use of sky to load meaning in painting since the Renaissance, including the work of John Constable, Alexander Cozens,...

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    Martin Herbert

    Martin Herbert looks at the use of English landscape, from J B Priestley to Andrew Cross's film series An English Journey

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    Jonathon Porritt, Wim Wenders, Siobhan Davies, The Reverend Alan Walker, Richard A. Fortey, José Loosemore, Mark Avery, Michael Palin, Thomas Joshua Cooper, Rick Stein, David Matthews

    Tate Etc. introduces eleven personal responses to artworks that reflect the changing face of a nation.

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    Per Kirkeby

    August Strindberg painted such tempestuous seascapes in between his writing periods that the 1890s were known as the ‘Inferno Years’. Per Kirkeby...

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    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...

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    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...

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    Paul Pfeiffer

    New York-based video artist Paul Pfeiffer explains how J.M.W. Turner’s painting Light and Colour (Goethe’s Theory) – The Morning after the Deluge...

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    Brian Cathcart

    He has created rainbows, dyed rivers green and made water flow uphill. Now Olafur Eliasson is taking on Tate Modern's Turbine Hall. Brian Cathcart...