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Joanna Moorhead on discovering Leonora Carrington

We caught up with Leonora Carrington’s cousin, journalist Joanna Moorhead, to discuss how she learned about her ‘artist’s ...


Artists' Perspectives: Sensation and Chinese Contemporary Art 1999–2000 by Cao Fei

Artist Cao Fei discusses works in the Tate collection in relation to Charles Saatchi's 1997 exhibition Sensation and Chinese ...
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Think You Know Pop Art?

Think again! Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, soup cans and multiple Marilyn Monroes are just part of the story


Dance, Theatre and Performance

Tate Research In Focus project on The Deluge 1920 by Winifred Knights
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My Gorky: Arshile Gorky

The influential Armenian-born American painter Arshile Gorky (1904–1948) was described as the last of the great Surrealists, the first ...


Who is Alexander Calder?

In anticipation of the Alexander Calder's retrospective at Tate Modern, we take a look at his highly unique artistic ...
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Black moods

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

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Lightning and Rain: Phenomenology, Psychoanalysis and Matisse’s Hand: Involuntary Drawing

A celebrated sequence of slow-motion footage of Matisse’s working hand fascinated philosopher Maurice Merleau-Ponty and psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan. This ...

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The Very Late Style of Hans Hartung

Hans Hartung (1904–1989) suffered a major stroke in 1986 and was wheelchair-bound for his remaining years. Yet in this ...


Alan Davie: Entrance to a Paradise

Essay on the painter Alan Davie accompanying his BP Spotlight display at Tate Britain during 2014

Critical Genealogies

Critical Genealogies, part of Tate Research publication 'In Focus: Pompeii 1959 by Hans Hofmann' by Emily Warner, published January 2018
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Participant Biographies

Participant Biographies; Tate Papers no.8, following the Inherent Vice confernece on the replication of fragile and disintegrating scultpure

Women Singing II: Art Free of Context

Tate Research In Focus study on Women Singing II 1966 by Willem de Kooning
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Merzzeichnung: Typology and Typography

When Kurt Schwitters began making collages in 1918, the initial term he used to describe them was Merzzeichnungen (Merz drawings ...

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Kenneth Armitage’s Pandarus (version 8)

This paper concentrates on the making and meaning of Kenneth Armitage Pandarus (version 8) 1963, which was recently presented to ...

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Homage to Bacon

We bring together a mix of writers, museum directors, artists, musicians and filmmakers to pay homage to the legendary artist

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Scale in Sculpture: The Sixties and Henry Moore: Rothenstein Lecture

How do size and scale matter to the sculpture of Henry Moore? This paper offers a preliminary investigation of this ...

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Kandinsky and Contemporary Painting

The author assesses the reach of Kandinsky’s early painting, first reflecting upon the sense of scale and time in ...

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