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An Anglo-Saxon treasure, The Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, collected across Europe and Asia

An Anglo-Saxon treasure, The Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, collected across Europe and Asia

The Sutton Hoo Ship Burial (early Anglo-Saxon) at The British Museum including: Buckles and assorted pieces, Sword belt, Helmet, Great Gold Buckle, Purse Lid,...
Who owns the Parthenon sculptures?

Who owns the Parthenon sculptures?

Phidias(?), Parthenon sculptures, frieze: 438-432 B.C.E., pediment: c. 438-432 B.C.E. and metopes: c. 447-32 B.C.E., an ARCHES videoSpeakers: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth...
Francis Bacon at Tate Britain | TateShots

Francis Bacon at Tate Britain | TateShots

Chris Stephens, curator of the Francis Bacon exhibition at Tate Britain introduces the show, 11 September 2008 - 4 January 2009 source
Elmgreen and Dragset at the Venice Biennale 2009 | TateShots

Elmgreen and Dragset at the Venice Biennale 2009 | TateShots

In a first for the Venice Biennale, two national pavilions collaborated on a single project.The catalysts are Michael Elmgreen (Denmark) and Ingar Dragset...
Views on the Venice Biennale 2009 | TateShots

Views on the Venice Biennale 2009 | TateShots

The Venice Biennale is attended by tens of thousands of people, and on the first weekend you can't move for artists, curators and journalists....
Tinie Tempah on Chris Ofili | TateShots

Tinie Tempah on Chris Ofili | TateShots

We asked London Grime musician Tinie Tempah to come and look around the new Chris Ofili exhibition at Tate Britain and share his thoughts. source
Peter Kennard – Studio Visit | TateShots

Peter Kennard – Studio Visit | TateShots

Shocking, haunting and unsettling, the photomontages of Peter Kennard live long in the memory. For the past four decades Peter Kennard has consistently challenged...
David Medalla | TateShots

David Medalla | TateShots

Born in the Philippines and based in Britain since the Sixties, with stints in New York and Paris, artist David Medalla describes himself...
Dorothy Cross – Studio Visit | TateShots

Dorothy Cross – Studio Visit | TateShots

Working from a remote studio on the west coast of Ireland, Cross often uses the remains of dead animals or other found natural materials...
Richard Deacon – ‘I’m a Fabricator’ | TateShots

Richard Deacon – ‘I’m a Fabricator’ | TateShots

'I don't carve, I don't model. I fabricate' says sculptor Richard Deacon.Rocks, minerals, chains and a toy model of Marge Simpson's head, are amongst...