What’s on: Exhibitions
American sculptor Alexander Calder was a radical figure who pioneered kinetic sculpture, bringing movement to static objects
Tate Britain presents a major exhibition of art associated with the British Empire from the 16th century to the present day. The show raises questions about ownership, authorship and how the value and meanings of these diverse objects have changed through history
Serious performance art, portraiture, or just simply posing for the camera? What does is it mean to perform for the camera?
This fascinating exhibition explores this pivotal period in British history, which changed the way we think about art to this day. Conceptual artists decided to abandon traditional approaches and made ideas the essence of their work
Turner Prize winners Assemble staged a kidnapping of Tate Liverpool, and have supported Tate Collective Liverpool, to enter into ransom negotiations with the gallery’s curators and directors
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden : Events
40th Anniversary of the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden
We are celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden with a special series of events and activities, culminating on Saturday 9 April with Hepworth LIVE!
What's on: Events
- 1 – 4 April 2016
- 10 April 2016, 16.00 – 18.30
This programme presents Weerasethakul’s Palme D’Or-winning Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall his Past Lives (ลุงบุญมีระลึกชาติ) 2010 alongside A Letter to Uncle Boonmee (จดหมายถึงลุงบุญมี) 2009.
- 9 April 2016, 22.00 – Sunday 10 April 2016, 13.45
Tate Film’s first ever all-night screening session presents fourteen hours of Weerasethakul’s features, trailers, advertisements and short films.
- 14 April 2016, 19.00 – 21.00
A screening of four films by Peter Gidal followed by the launch of the publication Flare Out: Aesthetics 1966–2016.
- 8 April 2016, 19.00 – 22.00
Weerasethakul presents the UK premiere of his short film Vapour (หมอกแม่ริม) 2015, followed by his latest feature, Cemetery of Splendour (รักที่ขอนแก่น) 2015.
- 9 April 2016, 18.00 – 20.00
Apichatpong Weerasethakul gives a behind-the-scenes look at his filmmaking and artistic practice in this lecture.
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