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Art galleries in UK: Tate Britain, Tate Modern, @TateLiverpool & @Tate_StIves. We aim to increase everyone's enjoyment and understanding of art.

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@Flora_Whitmarsh Not at the moment! @tracebec Yes! She’s currently on display at the Palazzo Reale in Milan, Italy. ☀️
Where's your favourite place to read? 🐭 'Direct carving' is an approach where the actual process of carving suggests the final form rather than… @catherinel__ Good morning, yes it is open 10.00-17.30 Sun-Thu and 10.00-19.00 Fri&Sat'There is beauty to be found in everything, you only have to search for it' - Algernon Newton This is a typical ex…
Ed Ruscha combines language & landscapes to create sincere, humorous paintings. 'That tension is where I live' he s… possibilities of paint might be never-ending but sadly, #FrankBowling's major painting exhibition can't be. Thi… #NataliaGoncharova, the first woman artist of the Russian avant-garde. Her powerful work transcended the art m…
#TateWeather predicts more blue skies for the bank holiday weekend! How will you spend yours? ☀️… & composer Pan Daijing has created a powerful new performance for Tate Modern's Tanks. The work brings toget… would a utopian South London look and feel like? Join DIY Space for London to collectively map out your ideas…
Yinka Shonibare's lithograph shows a beetle silhouetted against orange, criss-crossed with curving black lines. The… artist @Adham_Faramawy for a screening of his new and recent video works, including the premiere of 'Skin Flic… @LaurenVRhodes @MuseumsAssoc Hi. The Eliasson is currently selling for 12.30, so is almost immediate entry. If you'… @LaurenVRhodes @MuseumsAssoc Hi Lauren. Museums Association card holders can collect a free ticket from the ticket… @thatsimi Hi. Thanks for getting in touch. Both Tate Britain and Tate Modern are indeed open on Monday, from 10.00…'I have one aim - the grotesque. If I am not grotesque I am nothing.' British artist Aubrey Beardsley, whose work…
@TheTaoOfOat @VictorianWeb @bbcproms @BroadwoodPianos Hi. You can email with your question… Carnegie, 'Hanser' 2010. On free display at @TateLiverpool: Edward Richards for a free #BritishSignLanguage tour of #OlafurEliasson's captivating installations at Tate Mo…📢 JUST ANNOUNCED 📢 The ★★★★★ #DonMcCullin exhibition will travel to @tateliverpool next summer, with an additional…
Do you recognise this London station? 🚂 Wolfgang Suschitzky captured this platform scene in 1941. See Suschitzky's… @free_bear_rides Hello, sorry you have experienced some trouble getting tickets online. My colleagues in Ticketing… Ithell Colquhoun, Scylla 1938. This work can be understood both as a seascape & an image of a body… @WoodyJen Hi Jenny, sorry but this project finished yesterday. Similar construction blocks can still be found insid… @MikeyJWills Hi Mike, visiting times are different for everyone, but generally we'd recommend an hour to an hour an…'A good image is created by a state of grace. Grace expresses itself when it has been freed from conventions, free…
FINAL WEEK to experience #FrankBowling's major retrospective at Tate Britain. The exhibition showcases the entirety… Haring's major exhibition showcases more than 85 artworks including large, vibrant paintings and drawings, al… @timolaak Hi, the membership team would be happy to help you with your query please give them a call on 020 8778 88…'s the last time you went on an adventure? 🗺️🔎
'Art is not made for anybody and is, at the same time, for everybody.' - Piet Mondrian Composition with Yellow,… @docmike79 Hi MJ, Apologies for the sudden closure it has to do with a leak. Our maintenance crew are trying to fix… @nathanknight Hi Nathan, there will be a double PV of Blake and Leckey on 14 November. A bit more info here: painting by Richard Wilson captured the 18th century taste for the sublime. What inspires your sense of awe?… chance to see the work of rule-breaking Lebanese artist Huguette Caland @Tate_StIves. Her erotically charged p… @JesFernie Very kind of you. That spot is used all year round to remember the birthdays of artists and also to comm… @c_lj_burrows Glad to hear it and thanks for the photos!
#ArtWords: A 'Monochrome' is a work that uses only one colour, but on close inspection, shades, layers and textures… the endless possibilities of paint at home by using some of #FrankBowling's experimental techniques with…'The true authenticity of photographs for me is that they usually manipulate and lie about what is in front of the…
@samknowles @Tesco @NarrativeByNumb @insightagents The exhibition was at Tate Britain, by the way. But happy to be… by Takis' vibrating sculptures and musical devices, join a panel discussion exploring how artists today ar…✨Join us for August's Uniqlo #TateLates at Tate Modern, where we'll celebrate South London’s creative community. Lo… @louisependlebur Hi Louise. Many apologies, please be assured someone will be in touch today.Thanks! @louisependlebur Hi Louise. Many apologies, please be assured someone will be in touch today.Thanks!‘Ink Splash II’ by #ElAnatsui may look like an abstract painting at first glance, but this illusion was created thr… @blakelily_oiaui Hi Lily, Ophelia is currently on tour in Milan, Palazzo Reale!! Thanks for your interest in Tate! @louisependlebur Hi Louise, We are really sorry to hear about this – to get in contact please email Thanks!
@kaay_aay Hello! I'm sorry you've had problems signing up to Tate Collective. Our Ticketing team will be happy to h…'I don't want it all to be pretty – it's a combination of loss and gain. Things are born, live and hang in limbo. T… looks a bit like Sergio Larrain's wet Westminster, captured 60 years ago. #TateWeather's your favourite London spot? 🎡🏙️ Edward Bawden, Borough Market 1967.
We're proud to finally announce such brilliant news... Our producer, Farooq Chaudhry has been appointed as the Ar…
Retweeted by Tate'Merry-Go-Round' is considered to be an outstanding contribution to British modernism by Mark Gertler, described by… @eantonkov We’re also moving to more sustainable solutions – we’ve cut down the number of vinyl posters onsite and… @eantonkov Hi Erkki! Thanks for your query. We make posters under contract with copyright holders/artists, so thei… McGurn's free #ArtNow exhibition explores the intimacy of city life. In this interview, McGurn talks to… @BoneyAbroad Hi Matt. Thanks for spotting this. At the bottom of every artwork page we ask for feedback on any inac… you know that only around 10% of the population is left-handed, including Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec? This portr…
Who's your muse? This is a portrait of the artist's wife, Karin van Leyden, who was a painter herself and collabora… @EmmaCritchley3 Hi Emma The last entry for exhibitions is 17.15 today and we close at 18.00. Enjoy the exhibit! Thanks, Tate'I am not eccentric. It's just that I am more alive than most people. I am an unpopular electric eel set in a pond… @LucyAur 🌻💛 @IvanTheTerabyte The businessman figure represents France, paying homage to the American car. The artist was carica… What can you see unfolding in André Fougeron's painting? The French artist depicts multiple conflic…
Race on over to the bold and innovative retrospective of Russian avant-garde artist #NataliaGoncharova 🚲With most o… With origins in 1970s New York, 'Graffiti art' refers to images or text painted usually onto buildings,…🌼 Sunday feels...
@Cioconnor Hi Ciara. We apologise that the work Your Spiral View in the Olafur Eliasson exhibition ​is currently in… artwork could you spend all day in front of? 💭 Fahrelnissa Zeid, Untitled c.1950s. On free display in Tate… chance to discover the work of rule-breaking Lebanese artist Huguette Caland, whose exuberant & erotically-cha… is John Singer Sargent's Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose. Sargent painted for only a few minutes each e…
We are saddened to hear of the death of Takis. His uniquely poetic & inventive spirit will be missed by all those w… your visit to The EY Exhibition: #VanGogh and Britain with a colourful set menu inspired by the bold colours… Yinka Shonibare MBE, the artist fusing painting, sculpture, craft and costume design. You may have seen his 'B…
We met with #FrankBowling in his London studio to discover how he creates his dazzling, dripping compositions of co… us for an immersive journey through the jungle in the UK premiere of artist Carlos Casas's award-winning 'Ceme… 🐾
@jaimelondonboy Beautiful sky! ☁️'I prefer my work to be shown outside. I think sculpture grows in the light and with the movement of the sun... wit… @FayBrady36 Hi Fay. This discount is only available to Tate Members, and is not currently available as part of the Tate Collective scheme.The first UK exhibition of influential Hungarian artist Dóra Maurer is open now at Tate Modern. The show spans more…📸 David Goldblatt began taking photos in 1948 – the year that saw the start of apartheid in South Africa. His work…
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@Bbllaarrgghh Hi Kieran, please contact our ticketing team on 0207 887 8888 option 1, who will be able to assist you further @Ferrante1 The latest update is that the child is now in a critical but stable condition in hospital. @beth_colquhoun Hi Beth. A limited number of tickets are available on the day from the ticket desk at Tate Britain,… @TaswellHill Hi Anthony, Tate Modern is open today. The Level 10 viewing platform remains closed. @CTNP73 Hi Charlie, we will be open today from 10 AM as usual, apart from the viewing platform which will remain closed until further notice @alihunter18 Hi Alison, we'll be open today from 10 AM as usual, apart from the Viewing Platform which will remain…
We can confirm a 6-year-old child was taken to hospital today following an incident at Tate Modern & is in critical… are investigating an incident at Tate Modern this afternoon. The gallery will remain closed for the rest of the day.John Crome and John Constable were some of the earliest artists to paint portraits of trees. Constable’s favourite… does your Sunday look like? 🦆🦆
@jimmygunawanapp It's just the Instagram app! Unfortunately, it only works in gallery, but if that changes we'll be sure to announce it 💛🌏#ArtWords: The term collage derives from the French, papiers collés (or découpage), used to describe paper adhered… soon to @Tate_StIves: Nigerian-born, Belgium-based Otobong Nkanga's drawings, installations, photographs an… South London’s electronic music community, DIY parties and independent labels at August's Uniqlo #TateLates