What’s on: Exhibitions
This is pop art, but not as you know it. Tate Modern is ready to tell a global story of pop art, breaking new ground along the way, and revealing a different side to the artistic and cultural phenomenon
Join us for a retrospective of the work of Frank Auerbach, the maker of some of the most resonant and inventive paintings in recent times, both of people and of the urban landscapes near his studio in Camden Town
This exhibition will reveal how motion, performance and theatricality underpinned his practice
Mexican artist Abraham Cruzvillegas is best known for creating sculptural works from local found objects and materials. He will undertake the first Hyundai Commission for the Turbine Hall – a new series of annual site-specific commissions by renowned international artists
You’ve arrived at Tate Liverpool in the future. All of the works of art on display are about to disappear, forever. Which works of art do you want to know by heart, committing them to memory so that your favourite piece lives on?
This special exhibition brings together a selection of Terry Frost’s most significant paintings, collages and sculptural forms from public and private collections across the UK
What's on: Events
- Wednesday 18 November – Friday 20 November 2015
A major international conference focused on the intersection of media art and technological change over time.
- Friday 20 November 2015 – Saturday 21 November 2015
Over twenty four hours at Tate Modern leading artists, scientists, philosophers, theorists and the public come together to debate, share and uncover our contemporary experience of light, dark and dark matter
- Saturday 31 October and Sunday 1 November 2015 11.00–16.00
Calling all 8–14’s to come along, bring your tribes, join some new ones and take over Tate Britain! Don’t miss this exciting day full of sonic, visual, interactive and spectacular performances
- Saturday 14 November 2015, 12.00–18.00
Identity affects everything, what you say and how you say it. Who’s listening? Head over to Tate Britain for BP Loud Tate: i.d, a free day of artist-led workshops, music, film, performance and talks to explore questions of power, politics and identity
- Thursday 26 November 2015, 18.30–20.00
Writer, curator and author of Bio Art: Altered Realities William Myers discusses the ethics and aesthetics of artists working with living organisms and life processes, addressing the possibilities and dangers posed by biotechnological advancements and calling into question the concept of nature itself
- Saturday 14 November 2015, 15.00–17.00
After the infamous 90’s YBAs there came the ‘Nordic Miracle’. This discussion looks at Nordic art and asks if can we imagine some kind of Euro-lateral ‘regional solidarity’ that benefits the art world and society as a whole given the marginalisation of the arts in Britain and the rest of Europe?
In this Art Picks, we bare all and share some of our favourite depictions of the naked human body. From the whimsical to the humorous, the sexual to the political.
Members are at the heart of Tate and every year provide vital support for our work. Become a Tate Member and enjoy unlimited free entry to all exhibitions, the use of our elegant Members Rooms, invitations to exclusive talks and events, and much more…
- 16–31 October 2015, 14.00–18.00
A Tale of Three Cities is a free online art course for people aged 13-17. The course explores the politics, communities, and everyday challenges that shape the art world today
From stylish accessories to our specially curated print portfolios we have something for everyone this Christmas
Explore our Pinterest board celebrating all things Pop from around the globe, pinned by Tate and guest pinners
Tate meets Minecraft. Enter a virtual world inspired by art
Welcome to our glossary term of the month! Tate’s online glossary is designed to explain and illuminate some of the art terminology you will find on our website, from abstract art to Zero
Through a series of learning tutorials, let artists and curators take you on a journey through art histories and practices from around the world
MixTate is a series of commissioned mixes inspired by works in Tate’s collection by up-and-coming musical figures
Our iPad version of Tate Etc. includes the best content from the magazine plus extras including exhibition tours and visits to artists’ studios
Explore Tate’s collection of British, international, modern and contemporary art from 1500 to the present day. Learn about over 70,000 artworks from Marcel Duchamp’s Fountain to Roy Lichenstein’s Whaam!
Find out more about ARTIST ROOMS, a touring collection of international contemporary art jointly owned by National Galleries of Scotland and Tate on behalf of the nation