Art & Culture Interviews

Natalia Goncharova – Leader of the Russian Avant-garde | TateShots

Discover the art of Natalia Goncharova, the first woman artist of the Russian avant-garde.Natalia Goncharova blazed a trail with her experimental approach to art...

Ernesto Salmerón’s Truck of Nicaraguan History | Artist Interview | TateShots

Meet Ernesto Salmerón, a Nicaraguan artist exploring the legacy of revolution in his country. ‘I was interested in understanding my own society’, says the...

Sol Calero – Travelling in Latin America | Artist Interview | TateShots

Meet Sol Calero, an artist exploring themes of representation and identity through brightly coloured, immersive installations.The Berlin-based Venezuelan artist Sol Calero uses visual clichés...

5 Things That Inspire Zarina Bhimji | Artist Interview | TateShots

Meet Zarina Bhimji, an artist engaging with cultural and social politics, light and colour. 'I feel that culture should be coming from all sorts...

VALIE EXPORT – ‘I Created My Own Identity’ | Artist Interview | TateShots

VALIE EXPORT is an Austrian avant-garde feminist artist best known for her photography and radical performances that raise discussions around the female body and...

Takis – ‘I Know How to Use Energy’ | TateShots

Meet Greek artist Takis whose career spans more than seventy years.The artist's pioneering kinetic sculptures use a combination of magnets and electricity to create...

Dorothea Tanning – Pushing the Boundaries of Surrealism | TateShots

Discover Dorothea Tanning, the artist who pushed the boundaries of surrealism.Dorothea Tanning was an American surrealist artist whose career spanned over seven decades.Self-taught, her...

Don McCullin on Photographing War | TateShots

Hear photographer Don McCullin describe the emotions of photographing war.See a comprehensive retrospective of the legendary British photographer Don McCullin at Tate Britain until...

Judy Watson – ‘Artists are Strange Creatures’ | TateShots

Meet Judy Watson, an artist working in print-making, drawing, painting, video and installation.Based in Brisbane, Judy's Aboriginal matrilineal family are from Waanyi country in...