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Don McCullin: Reading Images Tour

Don McCullin, ‘A Young Lebanese Christian Woman Throwing a Hand Grenade from the Holiday Inn Hotel’ 1976, printed 2013
Don McCullin, A Young Lebanese Christian Woman Throwing a Hand Grenade from the Holiday Inn Hotel 1976, printed 2013. ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. © Don McCullin

Explore the relationship between image and text in the work of Don McCullin in this after-hours tour

Don McCullin’s photographs have often appeared alongside a range of different texts, including magazine captions, news reports and gallery panels.

This special after hours tour of the McCullin exhibition focuses on the relationship between texts and images, and the complex political questions raised by writing about conflict photography.

The tour is led by Sam McGuire, Assistant Curator of Interpretation at Tate, and Christopher Griffin, Collection Research Manager at Tate.

This event has been provided by Tate Gallery on behalf of Tate Enterprises LTD.​

Tate Britain

London SW1P 4RG
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Date & Time

12 April 2019 at 18.30–20.30



Concession £20

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