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Through the eyes of a child: Art Toys

Christopher Turner

Christopher Turner on Art Toys, Tate Etc issue 19, Summer 2010
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Portrait

A portrait is a representation of a particular person. A self-portrait is a portrait of the artist by the artist

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Found object

A found object is a natural or man-made object, or fragment of an object, that is found (or sometimes bought ...

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Sculpture

Three-dimensional art made by one of four basic processes: carving, modelling, casting, constructing

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Where there's life, there's...: George Frederic Watts's 'Hope'

Paul Barlow

Paul Barlow looks at George Frederic Watts’s Hope

Tate Etc

On the roll of a dice: Joan Miró II

Ernest Hemingway

When Miró was a penniless painter in Paris in the 1920s, he became friends with the writer Ernest Hemingway, who ...

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Like what you see? A brief history of the art of appropriation

Sebastian Roach

Art's clever incorporation into advertising is an age old trick, (and vice versa thanks to Pop art), but what ...

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Duncan Grant: Bathing Work of the Week, 12 April 2010

Kirstie Beaven

Since the sun is out, this week we've chosen Bathing by Duncan Grant as the second in our Work ...

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Appropriation

Appropriation in art and art history refers to the practice of artists using pre-existing objects or images in their art ...

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Tate Etc. issue 10: Summer 2007

Tate Etc. issue 10 online version of Tate's magazine
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Who is Francis Bacon?

Mike Pinnington

Who is Francis Bacon? Learn more about the life and art of one of the twentieth century's greatest painters.
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Lost Art: Wyndham Lewis

Jennifer Mundy

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

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Hockney's World of Pictures

Martin Gayford

David Hockney (b.1937) remains one of the most celebrated and popular British artists of the 20th century. For more ...

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Medium

Medium can refer to both to the type of art (e.g. painting, sculpture, printmaking), as well as the materials ...

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Vorticism

The vorticists were a British avant-garde group formed in London in 1914 with the aim of creating art that expressed ...

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Tate Etc. issue 17: Autumn 2009

Tate Etc. Issue 17 Autumn 2009: Visiting and revisiting Art, etcetera online version of Tate's magazine
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Négritude

Négritude was an anti-colonial cultural and political movement founded by a group of African and Caribbean students in Paris in ...

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The year of living dangerously – and anxiously

Florian Illies

Etc. Essay: Art at the crossroads
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Decisions Decisions Decisions

Emma Marks

I feel like Alice in Wonderland. Coffee cups, lights, tea pots are flying past my nose at high speed. No ...