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Abraham Cruzvillegas Opens Tate Modern Commission

Monday, October 12th, 2015

Tate Modern Expansion Set to Open June 2016

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

London – Agnes Martin at Tate Modern Through October 11th, 2015

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

London- Barbara Hepworth “Sculpture for a Modern World” at Tate Modern through October 25, 2015

Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Tate Modern Announces 2016 Exhibitions for Georgia O’Keefe and Robert Rauschenberg

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Tate Modern Receives an Additional £6 Million in Funding from Government

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Chris Dercon Leaving Tate Modern for Berlin’s Volksbühne

Sunday, April 26th, 2015

London – Marlene Dumas: “The Image as Burden” at Tate Modern Through May 10th, 2015

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Tracey Emin’s “My Bed” Reinstalled at Tate Modern

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Tate Modern to Present 48 Hours of Dance Projects This May

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Abraham Cruzvillegas Accepts Tate Modern Turbine Hall Commission

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

London – Richard Tuttle: “I Don’t Know, Or The Weave of Textile Language” at the Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall Through April 6th, 2015

Sunday, January 18th, 2015

Will Self Challenges the New Tate Modern Expansion in The Guardian

Monday, November 24th, 2014

Tate Modern Announces Matisse Cut-Outs Show as Most Attended in Museum History

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

London – Henri Matisse: “The Cut-Outs” at The Tate Modern Through September 7th, 2014

Monday, August 18th, 2014

London – “Malevich: Revolutionary of Russian Art” at The Tate Modern Through October 24th, 2014

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Tracey Emin’s Bed Loaned to Tate Modern

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Tate Modern Announces Long-Term Sponsorship from Hyundai

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Tate Modern Prepares Live Performance Art Website

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

“Endless Stair” Erected in Front of Tate Modern

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Tate Modern Prepares for Blockbuster Klee Exhibition

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

Tate Modern to Open Show on Iconoclasm

Monday, July 8th, 2013

Tate Modern Receives £10 Million Donation

Thursday, July 4th, 2013

Tate Modern Opens Doors to African Artists

Thursday, July 4th, 2013
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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Marc Chagall Painting from National Gallery of Canada Features in Christie’s May Sale in New York

March 22nd, 2018

Chagall-La-Tour-Eiffel, via Art Market MonitorA 1929 Marc Chagall painting of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is being sold by the National Gallery of Canada at Christie’s this May in New York, and will be used to pay for new acquisitions.  “Filled with an air of sensuous, passionate romance, Marc Chagall’s La Tour Eiffel (estimate: $6-9 million) encapsulates the wonderfully poetic style that emerged in his oeuvre during the 1920s and 1930s,” the auction house said in a statement. “It was during this period that he experienced unprecedented period of happiness, stability, comfort and professional success amidst.”
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