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In Focus

Surface and Style: Family Jules and 1970s Aesthetics

Anna Arabindan-Kesson

Tate Research In Focus study on Family Jules: NNN (No Naked Niggahs) 1974 by Barkley L. Hendricks

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Neuro ways of seeing: Neuroarthistory

John Onians and Eric Fernie

In his new book Neuroarthistory: From Aristotle and Pliny to Baxandall and Zeki, John Onians argues that advances in the …

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Religion and Politics

Brian Young

Tate Research In Focus project on John Constable's Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows 1831

Student Resource

News and Events Exam Help

Look at artists responses to news, from headline-grabbing events and social or political issues, to stories of the extraordinary everyday

Tate Papers

Reasoned Exhibitions: Blake in 1809 and Reynolds in 1813

Konstantinos Stefanis

This paper considers Blake’s 1809 exhibition in the light of the nascent practice of retrospective exhibitions and compares it with …

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Dance, Theatre and Performance

Ayla Lepine

Tate Research In Focus project on The Deluge 1920 by Winifred Knights


American Art under John Rothenstein, 1938–64

Alex J. Taylor

As Director of the Tate Gallery, John Rothenstein showed a commitment to transatlantic relations and a distinctly national view of …


Five ways to look at Malevich’s Black Square

Susan Holtham and Fiontan Moran

So, what is the big deal about Malevich’s Black Square? You may have heard about it having ‘mystical ways’ or …

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Sarah Victoria Turner

Sarah Victoria Turner explores the circumstances of the making of the relief and the posthumous cast of Wrestlers by Henri …


Object Dialogue Boxes

Joanne Davies , Kimberley Foster and Karl Foster

This paper will present an emerging artistic practice that employs the unexpected and unfamiliar as minor provocations to stimulate enquiry-based …

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I've never painted an abstract picture in my life

Kenneth Baker and Ben Luke

Howard Hodgkin in conversation

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The art of noise

David Toop

Almost 100 years ago, shortly before the outbreak of the First World War, the Italian Futurist Luigi Russolo proposed the …

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Actions speak louder: The programme in the Tate Tanks

Sally O'Reilly

The Underground chambers of the old power station at Bankside, where oil once lurked with electric potential, will soon open …

In the Gallery

Women and Power: A walk through Tate Britain

Explore stories of women’s empowerment across the centuries through works in our collection

Tate Papers

Thomas Guest and Paul Nash in Wiltshire: Two Episodes in the Artistic Approach to British Antiquity

Sam Smiles

The artistic representation of British antiquity brings in its wake a problem of methodology: how are the working assumptions of …

In Focus

Dalston, Then and Now: An Interview with John Smith

Erika Balsom , John Smith and Patrick Wright

This In Focus project explores the production context of The Girl Chewing Gum and charts its intersections with debates concerning …

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Paintings on Canvas: Lining and Alternatives

Stephen Hackney

This paper catalogues major changes in attitude during the last thirty years to conservation practice for the treatment of degraded …

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Lingering at the threshold between word and image: Cy Twombly

Claire Daigle

Coinciding with Cy Twombly’s 80th birthday, Tate Modern is staging the first retrospective of the American artist’s work for twenty …

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An Alternative National Gallery: Blake’s 1809 Exhibition and the Attack on Evangelical Culture

Susan Matthews

This essay suggests that Blake’s 1809 exhibition was haunted by the memory of the Irish painter James Barry (1741–1806) and …