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Tate Modern Prepares for “Surveillance” Exhibition`

Friday, May 17th, 2013

Tate Modern Protests Incorporate Performance Over BP Oil Spill

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Tate Modern Announces Show of Matisse’s Final Works

Saturday, April 20th, 2013

London — Roy Lichtenstein: “Lichtenstein: A Retrospective” at the Tate Modern Through May 27, 2013

Friday, March 1st, 2013

ARTNews Interviews Tate Modern Director Chris Dercon

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Kraftwerk Begins 8-Night Retrospective at Tate Modern

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Tate Modern to Host Performance Work Featuring 400 Female Political Activists

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

Damien Hirst Retrospective Leads to Record Attendance for Tate Modern

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

London – “William Kentridge: I Am Not Me, the Horse is Not Mine”, At The Tate Modern, Through January 20th, 2013

Monday, December 31st, 2012

Kraftwerk to Perform Eight Albums at Tate Modern in February, 2013

Friday, December 7th, 2012

London – “Roy Lichtenstein: A Retrospective” at The Tate Modern, Through May 2013

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

London: “Tino Sehgal: These Associations” at the Tate Modern, Through October 28th, 2012

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Breaking: Rothko Seagram Mural Painting Vandalized at Tate Modern in London

Monday, October 8th, 2012

London – Olafur Eliasson’s “Little Sun” at The Tate Modern through September 23, 2012

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

London: Tino Sehgal’s ‘These Associations’ at the Tate Modern, July 24 through October 28, 2012

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

London: Alighiero Boetti ‘Game Plan’ Retrospective at Tate Modern through May 27, 2012

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

AO on Site – London: Damien Hirst Retrospective at Tate Modern through September 9, 2012

Monday, April 9th, 2012

London: Yayoi Kusama Retrospective at Tate Modern through June 5, 2012

Monday, March 19th, 2012

AO On Site – London: Gerhard Richter ‘Panorama’ at Tate Modern through January 8, 2012

Friday, January 6th, 2012

Go See – London: Joan Miró – The Ladder of Escape at the Tate Modern through September 11th, 2011

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Go See – London: Taryn Simon’s “A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters” at Tate Modern until September 6th, 2011

Monday, July 4th, 2011

AO on Site: Michael Clark Company performace at the Tate Modern

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

AO On Site- London: Joan Miro, “The Ladder of Escape” at Tate Modern through September 11th, 2011

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Go See – London: The Unilever Series, Ai Weiwei's "Sunflower Seeds" at Tate Modern through May 2nd 2011

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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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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