Turner Prize @ Tate Britain

With previous winners including Damien Hirst and Grayson Perry the Turner Prize is easily one of the biggest prizes in the art world. This year, the prizes 28th, the short listed artists are Elizabeth Price, Paul Noble, Spartacus Chetwynd and Luke Fowler who all have their work on display at Tate Britain. These artists nominated […]

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Pre-Raphaelites @ Tate Britain

Love them or hate them: The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, the marmite of art history have landed centre stage at the Tate Britain this season. The YBA’s of the 19th century: John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and William Holman Hunt formed in 1848 in a bid to break away from the high renaissance art favoured by […]

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Picasso @ Tate Britain

When I first heard about an exhibition at the Tate Britain comparing British artists with Picasso I thought it was a strange idea. Of course Picasso had a great impact on many, yet why these artists in particular? The British seven – comprising of Francis Bacon, Duncan Grant, David Hockney, Wyndham Lewis, Henry Moore, Ben […]

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