UK neighbors accuse Tate Modern of invading their privacy
LONDON (AP) — Residents of London’s Neo Bankside apartment complex enjoy spectacular views over the British capital. But some are unhappy at being on display themselves.
Owners of four apartments have gone to court, saying that a viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery next door ...
Tate Modern makes time for 24-hour movie ‘The Clock’
LONDON (AP) — Christian Marclay’s “The Clock” is both the ultimate feature film and an artwork you can set your watch by.
The Swiss-American artist has edited together thousands of movie clips containing clocks, watches or references to the time — one or more for every minute of the day — ...
LONDON (AP) — In 1932, Pablo Picasso was 50 years old and art critics were asking whether he was yesterday’s man.
He proved them wrong with an outpouring of creativity that is charted in the exhibition “Picasso 1932 — Love, Fame Tragedy,” opening this week at London’s
Crystal Bridges shows 1960s works by black artists
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A new temporary exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art begins with a question posed by a group of black artists in the 1960s: “Is there a Negro image?”
The group, known collectively as Spiral, came together to discuss the role black artists should ...
LONDON (AP) — The Soviet Union is gone, but the imagery it inspired lives on.
The visual vocabulary of red stars, scarlet banners, Cyrillic exclamations and cut-and-paste imagery is still very much with us. In a historic irony, it now forms part of the capitalist advertising toolkit, used ...
LONDON (AP) — An exhibition at London’s Tate Modern will reunite three Picasso nudes painted days apart but not displayed together for almost a century, the gallery said Thursday.
“Nude, Green Leaves and Bust,” ″Nude in a Black Armchair” and “The Mirror” are boldly colored depictions of ...
LONDON (AP) — He’s one of the most colorful figures in rock ‘n’ roll, but when it comes to photography, Elton John embraces black and white.
Scores of vintage images from the musician’s collection are on display in ”
Tate galleries director Nicholas Serota to step down
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Tate group of art galleries says director Nicholas Serota is stepping down after 28 years in charge.
The government says Serota has been appointed chairman of Arts Council England, which distributes funds to cultural organizations, starting in February ...