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Bio Tate galleries are closed until further notice due to coronavirus. More info: bit.ly/2TZOBDL We look forward to welcoming you back when we re-open 💛
Location London, Liverpool and St Ives
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Sprout Social : sophie Hi Sophie! Please email hello@tate.org.uk with the details of your booking and our Ticketing team will be happy to help you with this 😊

Sprout Social : This #VolunteersWeek we want to say a big thank you to our longest serving volunteer, Mary — whos been with Tate for 40 years! 💛 Thank you Mary, Tate wouldnt be the same without volunteers like you.

Sprout Social : Paul Davies Hi Paul! Thanks for your enquiry - John Akomfrah's artwork The Unfinished Conversation was created as a large, multi-screen installation and at the moment we're not able to show it online. You can see the artist talking about his work here: bit.ly/36Y5ofd

Sprout Social : Sir John Nipples Yes, your membership will be extended for the duration of the closure. Thanks for being a part of Tate! 😊

Twitter Web App : Brais You are correct. 🙂 Elephant dung forms the pendant of the necklace, and in the gallery, the painting rests on two large lumps of elephant dung that are placed on the floor, while its upper edge leans against the gallery wall.

Twitter Web App : We are grieving with you — for Stephen, for George Floyd, and all the people who suffer at the hands of prejudice and violence. 3/3

Twitter Web App : This artwork by Chris Ofili is a tribute to teenager Stephen Lawrence who was murdered in a racially motivated attack in London in 1993. Ofili intended this painting to be read as a universal portrayal of melancholy and grief. bit.ly/2AnJtBT 2/3

Twitter Web App : We have a platform, a voice, and a duty to our Black members, employees, artists, visitors and followers to speak up and stand for human rights and anti-racism. Nobody should have to live in fear because of the colour of their skin. #BlackLivesMatter 1/3

Sprout Social : Were saddened to hear that Christo Javacheff has died aged 84. Known for creating spectacular environmental installations, Christo, together with his wife Jeanne-Claude, dreamed up what seemed impossible, and changed the way we look at the world. 🍃 bit.ly/3dmBF1H

Sprout Social : #ArtWords: ‘Plein Air’ is a French term which means out of doors & refers to the practice of painting entire pictures outside the studio. 🍃 It was pioneered by the British painter John Constable & became fundamental to impressionism. bit.ly/3gwgiNv

Sprout Social : aoife kitt Hi Aoife! Thank you for your ongoing patience. We’re afraid it’s too early to say if Tate will be extending the running periods of its current
exhibitions. Please check the FAQs on our website in the coming weeks for all updates:

Sprout Social : The weekend often means more time to cook up something elaborate, new, or return to an old favourite. What will you be cooking this weekend? 🥔🍳🧄🥕 bit.ly/2LJnEiv

Sprout Social : KatrLon Tate Shops Hi. I've included links to the corresponding products below:

Sprout Social : Our galleries may be closed, but you can still bring Tate home—from pocket-sized postcards to bespoke prints. Peruse Tate Shops here: bit.ly/3evBTnr

​Have a glorious weekend. ☀️

Sprout Social : As part of tonights Uniqlo #TateLates Night In programme, Sanchia will be leading a calming meditation inspired by Yoko Ono’s 1964 book Grapefruit. 🧘 Tune in from 7pm for music, art, talks & meditation: bit.ly/2ZIi2gC

In partnership with UNIQLO UK

Twitter Web App : Tonight at 8pm BST the Tate will be streaming visuals by Wolfgang Tillmans with a soundtrack of music that I have written over this period of isolation. Programmed by NTS Radio. Streaming until Sunday only


Sprout Social : Art is the highest form of hope. - Gerhard Richter

✨ Gerhard Richter, Oil Sketch No. 432/11 1977. bit.ly/3dcqqcb

Sprout Social : ☀️ Another glorious day, illustrated nicely by Henry Wessel’s Incidents, a portfolio of 27 black & white photographs representing the bright California sunshine in 2012. Explore the full series here: bit.ly/2X6CkyL