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Inside Letter to the Censors

Explore Garaicoa’s installation Letter to the Censors, looking at its inspirations, materials and conservation

Student Resource

Letters and Words Exam Help

From letters and words that add texture to words that make you think and act, discover how artists use letters …

Interview

Anthony Burrill: To the Letter

Graphic artist, print-maker and designer Anthony Burrill speaks to us about his creative career, fascination with fonts and wondering around …

Tate Etc

An exchange of letters in advance of TV: Will Stuart's artist's project

Will Holder and Stuart Bailey

Tourette’s – an ongoing project by Will Holder and Stuart Bailey – has taken the form of magazines, a series …

Tate Papers

John Gibson and the Anglo-Italian Sculpture Market in Rome: Letters, Sketches and Marble

Alison Yarrington

John Gibson established a hugely successful sculpture studio in Rome, and despite strong reasons to return to London, such as …

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Print

A print is an impression made by any method involving transfer from one surface to another

Tate Papers

Representation and Reputation: Barbara Hepworth’s Relationships with her American and British Dealers

Emma Roberts

After the Second World War Barbara Hepworth sought to raise her profile in America, but her attempts to do so …

Tate Papers

Barbara Hepworth and Gimpel Fils: The Rise and Fall of an Artist-Dealer Relationship

Alice Correia

Records held in the Gimpel Fils Gallery Archive in London shed new light on Barbara Hepworth’s relationship with her dealers, …

Tate Etc

Writers on Art: The Art of the Word

Kamila Shamsie

In the first of a new series, Kamila Shamsie is inspired by the discovery of a poetic letter written to …

Essay

American Painting, 1946

Caroline M. Riley

Presented at the Tate Gallery in 1946, American Painting: From the Eighteenth Century to the Present Day was the first …

Tate Papers

The Purloined Landscape: Photography and Power in the American West

John Beck

John Beck argues that Edgar Allan Poe’s story ‘The Purloined Letter’ (1844) about a secret hidden in plain sight offers …

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The story of Omega Workshops

Discover the fascinating story of the Omega Workshops, whose Bloomsbury artists brought abstract shapes and bold colours from modern art …

Tate Papers

‘The Whole Question of Plinths’ in Barbara Hepworth’s 1968 Tate Retrospective

Eleanor Clayton

In 1968 Barbara Hepworth was honoured with a significant retrospective at the Tate Gallery. This paper offers a close reading …

In Focus

Checking the Boxes

Alex J. Taylor

Tate In Focus research project exploring Black Wall 1959 by Louise Nevelson | Checking the Boxes

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Omega Workshops

Founded in 1913 by the painter and art critic Roger Fry, the Omega Workshops was an English applied arts company …

Art Term

Screenprint

A variety of stencil printing, using a screen made from fabric (silk or synthetic) stretched tightly over a frame

In Focus

Ede’s Gift

Sarah Victoria Turner

Sarah Victoria Turner explores the relationship between H.S. [Jim] Ede and Wrestlers by Henri Gaudier-Brzeska for Tate In Focus.

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Yves Klein 1928–62Paintings, Sculpture and Documents 1974

Acatia Finbow

Case study examining Yves Klein in the exhibition Paintings, Reliefs and Objects 1974, published as part of Performance at Tate: …