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Tate Weather says it’s going to be a relaxing on the balcony kind of weekend. If only we had one as lovely as Louise Pickard did. [ Goo.gl Link ]

Louise Pickard, The Green Balcony c.1927, Tate Collection
Tate Weather says its going to be a relaxing on the balcony
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ARTICLE: From their sense of style, to their late-night run-ins, explore the friendship between Giacometti and Samuel Beckett and discover the impact they had on one another’s work [ Goo.gl Link ]

See Giacometti at Tate Modern until 10 September

Giacometti and Samuel Beckett in Giacometti’s studio 1961
Photo: Georges Pierre. Courtesy Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris
ARTICLE From their sense of style to their latenight runins explore the
Sara McLuckie
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yesterday at 15:29. Facebook
Today we headed to Sir John Soane's Museum, a fellow nominee for the Art Fund Museum of the Year award, along with The Hepworth Wakefield, Palace House Newmarket and the Lapworth Museum of Geology, University of Birmingham.

Among the many wonderful objects and stories that were shared with us were letters between J.M.W. Turner and Sir John Soane discussing Turner's painting "Forum Romanum,...
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Today we headed to Sir John Soanes Museum a fellow nominee for
Mary Dollimore
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06/21/2017 at 18:58. Facebook
“I would like my pictures to look as if a human being had passed between them, like a snail, leaving a trail of the human presence.” - Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon, Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion c.1944, Tate Collection [ Goo.gl Link ]
I would like my pictures to look as if a human being
Emma Stanhope
Posy Ryan
Josh Paul
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06/21/2017 at 15:03. Facebook
TATE TALKS: Join assistant curator Vassilis Oikonomopoulos on 26 June for a tour of the Fahrelnissa Zeid exhibition and get a unique insight into one of Turkey’s most influential artists: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Fahrelnissa Zeid Third class Passengers 1943 Istanbul Museum of Modern Art Collection, Eczacıbaşı Group Donation (Istanbul, Turkey) © Istanbul Museum of Modern Art © Raad Zeid Al-Hussein
TATE TALKS Join assistant curator Vassilis Oikonomopoulos on 26 June for a
Annette Rozmin
Susan Tomkins
Hernando Gomez
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06/20/2017 at 18:44. Facebook
What does art have to say about migration and belonging? On Refugee Day, hear from artists, migrants and makers as they share their stories: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Patricia Robinson
Gab Genrich
Tod Thomas
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06/20/2017 at 15:19. Facebook
In memory of Khadija Saye and all who lost their lives at Grenfell Tower on 14 June 2017.

Khadija Saye's 'Sothiou' is from a group of works under the title 'Dwelling: in this space we breathe', which is included in the Diaspora Pavilion at the Venice Biennale until 26 November 2017.

Khadija Saye, Sothiou 2017, on view at Tate Britain

A fund will be set up in Khadija's name and for more...
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In memory of Khadija Saye and all who lost their lives at Grenfell Tower on 14 June 2017
Anna Bagnall
Helen Dearnley
Rabáh El A'awar
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06/19/2017 at 18:43. Facebook
WORK OF THE WEEK: Portrait of a Young Woman 1935 is a painting by British artist Meredith Frampton.

The work relates to the tradition of full-length portraits of women that is associated with the work of earlier artists such as Anthony Van Dyck and Thomas Gainsborough. However, the level of detail and clarity of each object, along with the distinctive colour palette, give the portrait an...
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WORK OF THE WEEK Portrait of a Young Woman 1935 is a
Victoria Jones Tinsley
Louise O'Donnell
Nadia Ellingham
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06/19/2017 at 15:10. Facebook
TATE TALKS: Experience an evening of performance that will explore issues of gender and race in contemporary art through collective manifestos. [ Goo.gl Link ]

Image: Raju Rage 2015
TATE TALKS Experience an evening of performance that will explore issues of
Brian Assiter
Marco Milazzo
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06/18/2017 at 18:58. Facebook
Discover five fantastic cats featured in works from our collection on the new Tate Kids website: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Helen Beatrix Potter, Simpkin at the Tailor’s Bedside c.1902, Tate Collection
Discover five fantastic cats featured in works from our collection on the
Helen Neale
Vicki Lee
Sally Temlett
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06/18/2017 at 15:26. Facebook
"Old art offers just as good a criticism of new art as new art offers of old.” - Jasper Johns

Jasper Johns, ‘0 through 9’ 1961, Tate Collection [ Goo.gl Link ]
Old art offers just as good a criticism of new art as
Vercingetorix Mac Rághnaill
Richard Irwin Meyer
Anthony Parton
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06/17/2017 at 19:21. Facebook
Join us for a Tate Library 'show and tell' event that will explore publications from the library and archive collections that provide insights into the often forgotten narratives of queer art histories and LGBTQ+ representation.

Tickets are free; book your place here: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Nan Goldin, Misty and Jimmy Paulette in a taxi, NYC 1991, Tate. © Nan Goldin
Join us for a Tate Library show and tell event that will
Kerry Anne Hogg
Eleanor Capaldi
Lucy Kerr
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06/17/2017 at 15:14. Facebook
Did you know Fahrelnissa Zeid was a princess and also one of the first women to attend the Fine Arts Academy in Istanbul?

To celebrate the opening of Zeid's retrospective at Tate Modern, this week’s email delved deeper into the artist's colourful life.

Get closer to art and artists with Tate emails: [ Ow.ly Link ]

Fahrelnissa Zeid The Octopus of Triton (Le Pieuvre de Triton) 1953 Istanbul...
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Andrew Grimmer
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06/16/2017 at 18:45. Facebook
Anyone planning a holiday to Cornwall? The Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden in St Ives is a perfect destination for art lovers in summertime.

The museum and garden offer a remarkable insight into the work of one of Britain’s most important twentieth century artists in the beautiful and tranquil setting where she lived and worked.

Plan your visit here: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Anyone planning a holiday to Cornwall The Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture
Jonathan Brooks
Andrew Grimmer
Jim Lewis
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06/16/2017 at 15:09. Facebook
See Cerith Wyn Evans's major new light installation at Tate Britain until 20 August 2017. The artwork is made from almost 2km of neon lighting, suspended from the ceiling and configured into straight lines, sweeping curves and spiralling forms. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Music by Cerith Wyn Evans and David Cunningham.
Gideon Hall
Maureen Reardon
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06/16/2017 at 15:03. Facebook
Tate Weather says it's time to head to the beach and appreciate the sparkling summer light, just like artist Alex Katz in his paintings of the Maine coastline from the late 1990s. [ Goo.gl Link ]

Alex Katz, Penobscot 1999, Tate / National Galleries of Scotland
Tate Weather says its time to head to the beach and appreciate
Ingrid Tom
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06/15/2017. Facebook
Join us for the Queer and Now festival at Tate Britain as we launch Pride in London on 24 June.

Come and lip sync with Paul Maheke and Cédric Fauq, learn to vogue with Jay Jay Revlon, dance to DJ sets from Sink the Pink and DJ Ritu and watch a special selection of rarely seen films from the BFI national archive. Plus enjoy talks, food stalls, markets and more!
Join us for the Queer and Now festival at Tate Britain as

Queer and Now: Launching the Pride in London Festival

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Lubna MacTavish
Fanny Abordo
Ruth Elena Echeverri Donado
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06/15/2017. Facebook
ART WORDS: 'Neue Wilden' was the term used in Germany for neo-expressionism, a movement which saw the re-emergence of expressive painting in the late 1970s and 1980s.

Like other neo-expressive movements of this era, the work of the Neue Wilden, is characterised by bright, intense colours and quick, broad brushstrokes. It was seen as a reaction to the minimalism and conceptual art that had...
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ART WORDS Neue Wilden was the term used in Germany for neoexpressionism
Lisa Van Der Pol
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06/14/2017. Facebook
Enter Giacometti's world through this photographic tour of his incredible studio which encapsulated his work and life. [ Goo.gl Link ]

Photographs from the Ernst Schiedegger archive.
Enter Giacomettis world through this photographic tour of his incredible studio which
Jacqueline Ward
Kelly Muggleton
Ann Davis
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06/14/2017. Facebook
Portraying a Nation: Germany 1919 –1933 opens next week at Tate Liverpool.

Telling the story of Germany between the two world wars, this exhibition looks through the eyes of painter Otto Dix and photographer August Sander to explore the radical extremes of the Weimar Republic during this turbulent period of history.

Opens 23 June. Book your tickets now: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Otto Dix,...
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Portraying a Nation: Germany 1919 –1933 opens next week at Tate Liverpool
Monique Senders
Guy Powell
Katie Claiborne