tate

masochism

I Let My Instagram Followers Dictate My Life and Ended Up in Another Country

Via a Scientology center and a private event at a Russian art show.
Oobah Butler
10.23.17
exhibitions

A New Exhibit at the Tate Gives Voice to Civil Rights-Era Black Artists

'Soul of a Nation' looks at what it was like to be a black artist from 1963 to 1983.
Catherine Chapman
7.23.17
museums

London's Secret Tunnels, Used to Hide Art During WWI, Open for Ride-Throughs

London's Postal Museum opens to the public July 28th.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.29.17
Art

6 Mesmerizing Videos of Museum Practitioners at Work | Conservation Lab

Watch conservators restore a vandalized Rothko, submerge a Dickens manuscript in water, and preserve Lonesome George—the iconic Galapagos tortoise—for generations to come.
Noémie Jennifer
11.30.16
Youth

London's Young People Respond to the Tate Britain Collection

Late at Tate Britain presents exhibits created by young people for young people.
Catherine Chapman
11.2.16
Art

Experience British Art with Artificial Intelligence Technologies

Tate Britain launched an AI program as a new way of viewing its collection.
Catherine Chapman
9.6.16
Stuff

Lessons People Learned from Their Bad First Tattoos

"I thought it would be hilarious to get a gang tattoo with a picture of an uzi, but now I can't take my shirt off on the beach. Joke tattoos are only funny for a little while."
Simon Doherty
8.1.16
Culture

What’s It Going to Take for the British Art World to Stop Cozying Up to Big Oil?

We went down to a protest exhibit at the British Museum to find out whether anyone still cares about BP's relationship with iconic UK cultural institutions.
Oscar Rickett
4.11.16
News

Activists Are Fighting to Get Big Oil's Money Out of Britain's Cultural Institutions

Many feel that it's morally and ethically reprehensible for some of the UK's most famous museums to be sponsored in part by companies like BP.
Rahul Verma
4.24.15
Stuff

Komplaint Dept. - Manson vs. Mormon, and the Brides of Frankenstein

What's the connection between the Mormon Church's founder, Joseph Smith, and the geriatric but still notorious and imprisoned Charles Manson? There are lots of them.
Bob Nickas and Alissa Bennett
12.19.14
Photo

The Internet Has Changed the Way We Remember War

I spoke to Tate Modern curator Simon Baker about <em>Conflict, Time, Photography</em>, a new exhibition featuring the work of Don McCullin, Simon Norfolk, and Chloe Dewe Mathews.
Oscar Rickett
11.25.14
Art

Twitchy Glitch GIFs Look Like Digi-Devastated Worlds

New media artist Antonio Roberts debuts his latest glitchy GIF art at Loud Tate 2014: Code, which explores how code moves culture.
DJ Pangburn
11.10.14