Her work is now on display in the Tate.
Appearing on Channel 4 News, he said: “She was a young black woman making her way in this country. “She’d done amazing things
'Pretty sure he can buy his own f***ing boat.'
Read more on The Huffington Post A Tate staff member, who is hired through Securitas, told the Guardian: “The chasm that
Most of us remember school trips to museums and galleries - in some cases, only because of the welcome contrast to the everyday. At best, the museums and galleries - their collections of curiosities rich with cultural history - created memories more enduring than the classroom-based learning they were intended to supplement.
In the first of our 'quick 5' interview series, we catch up with seminal Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, about her work, her wardrobe and last night's dinner.
Women Breaking Boundaries - The London Art Scene is Leading the Way in Showcasing Female Artistic Talent
It's been a catch 22. Prices won't rise for female artists until they're shown in major museums; museums won't show female artists until they achieve equal heights in the market. But, excitingly, more women are occupying key influential roles - from heading up galleries to curating museum content.
Fans of online game Minecraft are to be able to enter three-dimensional versions of some of the artworks at Tate Britain
Have you ever wished you could have a secret robot alter ego? Or that you could wander around a gallery alone late at night? Well, now you can combine both these fantasies in one as After Dark is launched at Tate Britain.
Robots are to give art fans a night at the museum with a series of after-hours tours around Tate Britain through an award
Hans Feibusch is the last of Hitler's Degenerate Artists. The last survivor. It must feel funny to be 'the last' of a group, simply because you're still alive. The degenerates were the collection of German artists - otherwise unconnected to each-other - who were named and shamed, exiled and imprisoned, because their art was defined 'contrary to the public good' by the Third Reich.
It will soon be possible to explore the halls of the Tate Britain at night - thanks to a new fleet of robotic tour guides
From Kings to suffragettes, from the IRA to artists themselves, there is a long history of art being the focus of attack both from the state and from the public. This history of iconoclasm, or image breaking, is captured in this wide-ranging and fascinating exhibition at the Tate Britain.
Three great British directors Christopher Nolan, Mike Leigh and Ken Loach explore the relationship between filmmaking and painting for Tate's new video series. Find out which artist inspired The Joker's smeared make-up in The Dark Knight, how Turner's sketches are being brought to the big screen, and what the camera can learn from Hogarth...
Ever wondered what a JMW Turner seascape painting might taste like? Fishy, if you ask chef Rachel Khoo. Or how a Frances Bacon triptych might sound - dark and moodily rockin', if you ask the band Everything Everything. This might sound like some strange experiment in synaesthesia; in fact, its for a video series I've been making to mark the launch of the new Tate Britain...
This week, Tate's original building re-opens after a £45million face-lift. Tate Britain is glamorous once more, a temple of cool and contemplation. Tate was a gift to the public from Henry Tate, a sugar baron. He donated his great collection of British art to the nation as well as £110,000 to pay for a new gallery on condition that the state would look after it.
An artist has created an incomprehensibly large number of imaginary artworks for the Tate using a computer algorithm. The
Vince Cable has said the coalition will review the rules behind employer exclusivity in controversial 'zero-hours' contracts
An internationally acclaimed artist accused of being a paedophile has told a court of the "witch-hunt" of those whose works
Tracey Emin was warned that marginalizing the arts in education could lead to rioting in Britain. The artist, who came out