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BELOVED ROTHKO ROOM RETURNS TO TATE BRITAIN

1 December 2020
The world’s largest collection of paintings by one of Britain’s most celebrated artists, J.M.W. Turner, has been rejoined by Mark Rothko’s Seagram murals.Intended as objects of contemplation, these nine abstract paintings were donated to Tate by the artist due to his deep affection for British art, especially Turner.
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TATE GALLERIES TO RE-OPEN ON JULY 27

10 July 2020
The exciting news at Tate is that the Galleries will be reopening on July 27th with collections shows open as well as the Andy Warhol, Audrey Beardsley, and Naum Gabo exhibitions that had only just opened when lockdown began. The Steve McQueen Year 3 installation, a message of hope about the social power of art, will continue to be shown at Tate Britain for […]
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PABLO JOSÉ RAMIREZ, APPOINTED ADJUNCT CURATOR, FIRST NATIONS AND INDIGENOUS ART

10 July 2020
Tate is pleased to announce the appointment of the curator for First Nations and Indigenous Art as a part of the Hyundai Tate Research Centre.  The Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational promotes new ways of interpreting and presenting art through the framework of ‘transnational’; a way of understanding and curating art that encourages the idea that […]
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Tate Edit at The Armory Show, Pier 90, New York City

11 February 2020
Tate Edit will be returning to The Armory Show, March 4-8, with a selection of new and archive limited edition artworks in support of Tate. Artists include Lubaina Himid, Rosemarie Trockel and Luc Tuymans, who has produced a new edition which will be launching exclusively at the fair. There will also be a special opportunity […]
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Christian Marclay’s The Clock on Display at Tate Modern

12 September 2018
Christian Marclay’s acclaimed installation The Clock 2010 will be on display at Tate Modern from September 14, 2018 to January 20, 2019. 24-hours long, the installation is a montage of thousands of film and television images of clocks, edited together so they show the actual time. It is a thrilling journey through cinematic history as well as […]
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Tate Editions at EXPO CHICAGO

12 September 2018
Tate Editions will be showcased as an exhibitor at EXPO CHICAGO, the International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art, between September 27 and 30. Supporters of the Tate Americas Foundation complimentary VIP passes to the seventh edition of the fair where you will receive insider access to the fair and Chicago’s vibrant contemporary and modern art […]
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A Tower That Could Reach the Heavens

5 June 2018
Tariq from Tate Collective London shares his perspective on Cildo Mereiles’s work Babel. The sculpture was purchased jointly by Tate, London (with the assistance of the Tate Americas Foundation’s Latin American Acquisitions Committee) and the D.Daskalopoulos Collection, 2013, as a promised gift to Tate. You can view the video here: http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/meireles-babel-t14041/tower-that-could-reach-heavens
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Tate to Seek Trustee for a New Generation and to Launch £5 Exhibition Tickets For 16-25 Year Olds

8 May 2018
Tate, with agreement from government, will seek to appoint its first Trustee dedicated to bringing the views of the next generation to the highest level of Tate’s decision-making process. Tate is also launching £5 exhibition tickets for 16 to 25 year olds as part of a new scheme called Tate Collective. It is the first […]
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Lionel Barber Appointed Chair of Tate

8 May 2018
Tate Trustees have appointed Lionel Barber to be Chairman of the Board of Trustees. He has served as a Trustee of Tate since 31 January 2011 and has served as interim Chair since 1 August 2017. In accordance with the Museums and Galleries Act, the Trustees choose the chair from one of their number. The process for […]
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Joan Jonas at Tate Modern

3 April 2018
Hero to a generation of younger artists, Joan Jonas is a pioneer of performance and video who has pushed the boundaries of art for the last five decades. Experience the largest exhibition of Jonas’s work ever held in the UK. Early works from the late 1960s are shown alongside recent installations dealing with topical themes such as […]