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Buried treasure

Frances Spalding

The Tate Archive is no longer a dusty destination of interest only to experts: now you can explore it from ...

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Toppled monuments and the meaning of iconoclasm

Stacy Boldrick

With Art Under Attack currently at Tate Britain, the exhibition's curator looks at the many different reasons that art ...

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A-Z of Paul Klee

Learn 26 things about one of the most innovative painters of the 20th century

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Francis Bacon: Back to Degas: Rothenstein Lecture 2011

Martin Hammer

Providing the first focused account of Francis Bacon’s artistic dialogue with Edgar Degas, Martin Hammer argues that the French ...

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The emblem of earthly vanities: Shadows

Keith Miller

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

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A visionary oddity: Edward Burne-Jones

Fiona MacCarthy

The huge painting The Sleep of King Arthur in Avalon is going on display at Tate Britain for the first ...

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Secession

Eleanora Louis

Eleanora Louis looks at the history of the Vienna Secession.

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Answers to our 2014 art & artist quiz

Thanks to everyone who gave our 2014 round-up quiz a go last week. Find out how you did with the ...

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Avant-garde apostle: Theo van Doesburg

Alied Ottevanger

A painter, poet, art critic, typographer, designer and publisher who played a key role in the international exchange of ideas ...

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A Study in denim: Peter Blake

Stephen Daniels

Upon its prize-winning appearance at the 1961 John Moores’ Exhibition in Liverpool, Peter Blake’s Self-Portrait with Badges 1961 rapidly ...

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My teacher, Richard Hamilton

David Parsons

While new generations discover Richard Hamilton at Tate Modern, one of his former Newcastle University students reflects on how his ...

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A guide to International Exchanges at Tate St Ives

Sam Thorne, Artistic Director of Tate St Ives, asks co-curators Sara Matson and Rachel Smith of International Exchanges - an exhibition ...

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The perception of symmetry

Michael Bird

Michael Bird on notions of how symmetry, the Doppelgänger, duality and mirror images have played a part in the way ...

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Infinity on a single canvas?: Yayoi Kusama at Tate Modern

Ali Smith

One of Japan’s most prolific artists, Yayoi Kusama is probably best known for her spot-covered rooms and objects. On ...

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Hatchings: Technique as Motif

Seth McCormick

Tate Research In Focus project on Dancers on a Plane 1980–1 by Jasper Johns
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Objects That Speak for Themselves

Chris Fite-Wassilak

Since the birth of humans as sentient beings, we have believed in the animistic nature of things – of plants ...

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Scratching the surface: Ben Nicholson

David Lewis

‘The wall between Ben’s and Terry Frost's studio was so thin we could hear sounds through it. We ...

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The early adventures: Gabriel Orozco I

Francesco Bonami

Since it was shown at the Venice Biennale in 1993, Gabriel Orozco’s Empty Shoe Box has become one of ...

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Who is Barbara Hepworth?

A look at the life, works and legacy of British sculptor Barbara Hepworth