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Assemblage is art that is made by assembling disparate elements – often everyday objects – scavenged by the artist or ...

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The term Primitivism is used to describe the fascination of early modern European artists with what was then called primitive ...

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The iconography of an artwork is the imagery within it


Jackson Pollock: 5 Things

A new exhibition at Tate Liverpool looks afresh at the pioneering and iconic American artist Jackson Pollock. Scrutinising some of ...

Tate Etc

Artist at the heart of a cultural vortex: Marc Chagall at Tate Liverpool

Gavin Delahunty

Marc Chagall painted the enigmatic Hommage à Apollinaire while immersed in the Parisian avant-garde, but it integrated his passion for ...


Tate Debate: What is the importance of youth in art?

Rebecca Ward

Tate blog on: What is the importance of youth in art? Do we have a romanticised view of artists when ...
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Figurative art

Figurative art describes any form of modern art that retains strong references to the real world and particularly to the ...


When Malevich saw Matisse

You can see two giants of early 20th century art at Tate Modern this autumn. What impact did seeing Matisse ...


Work of the Week: The Snail by Henri Matisse

This week we are celebrating Tate Members,whose vital support helps Tate acquire artworks for all to enjoy – such as ...
Look Closer

All about cubism

Discover the radical 20th century art movement. This resource introduces cubist artists, ideas and techniques and provides discussion and activities.


Frank Auerbach - through the eyes of Lucian Freud

Louise Cohen

With a display of Frank Auerbach works collected by his great friend Lucian Freud currently at Tate Britain, we kick ...

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School of Paris

In the early years of the twentieth century, Paris became a magnet for artists from all over the world and ...


Pop Pills

Curators Elsa Coustou and Flavia Frigeri share their bite-sized highlights from Pop Art movement

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Expressionism refers to art in which the image of reality is distorted in order to make it expressive of the ...


Nicholas Serota's tribute to Anthony Caro

Nicholas Serota

It is with sadness that the family of Sir Anthony Caro have confirmed that the artist died following a sudden ...

Tate Etc

Tate Etc. issue 31: Summer 2014

Online edition of Tate's magazine featuring Henri Matisse, Kazimir Malevich, Piet Mondrian and more, published 13 May 2014

Lost Art: Theft of Five Paintings

Jennifer Mundy

The Gallery of Lost Art is an immersive, online exhibition that tells the fascinating stories of artworks that have disappeared ...


Tate Debate: When is appropriation homage and when is it plagiarism?

Kirstie Beaven and Rebecca Ward

The appropriation of images in art has a long history. From the Cubist collages of Picasso and Georges Braque, or ...

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Opinion: Art and Nature

John-Paul Stonard

Art can only ever express the distance between humans and the natural world