The transformation of Tate Britain’s core building will seem effortless to many
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Sunday 06 March 2011
Sunday 27 February 2011
Tuesday 01 February 2011
Marie-Thérèse was only 17 years old when, stepping off the Paris Metro one day in 1927, she was approached by a stranger and told: "I am Picasso! You and I are going to do great things together!"
Sunday 23 January 2011
Wednesday 19 January 2011
Tuesday 18 January 2011
A major retrospective of the work of the Mexican artist, Gabriel Orozco, opens at the Tate Modern in London this week.
Monday 17 January 2011
Tourists flocking from around the world to London's art exhibitions are fuelling a surge in "gallery rage" as the art world's connoisseurs bemoan overcrowding at an elite list of blockbuster shows.
Monday 17 January 2011
Blockbuster shows with international appeal have their detractors among critics, but more and more among paying visitors, too. Their complaint is that, having paid double-digit prices, they are herded through too fast and with so many others that they can't actually see the pictures. Gauguin, which closed yesterday at Tate Modern, attracted particular venom.
Sunday 26 December 2010
Friday 24 December 2010
Friday 10 December 2010
One of the world’s most prestigious galleries has announced it is to represent Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei as the artist faces mounting pressure in his homeland for his pro-democracy politics.
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