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Art From Us MUSEUM GUIDE : Tate Modern : Phyllida Barlow

Today we arrive Tate Modern – Phyllida Barlow, for our weekly Museum Guide excursion, led by Divvya Nirula.

In this gallery, we discover a seminal work by British artist Phyllida Barlow. The room exhibits one single work by the artist. Next time you visit the museum, do not miss this!

1. Untitled: upturnedhouse, 2, 2012, by Phyllida Barlow

Image credit for artworks : Tate Modern

Some fun facts about the Museum : Tate Modern, London

  • Tate Modern is located in London, at Bankside. It is considered on of the top art galleries for Modern & Contemporary art in the world.
  • The collection of works at Tate Modern successfully showcases the rich and diverse history of art in the 20th and 21st centuries. It covers movements of Futurism, Abstract Expressionism. And also Cubism, Surrealism, Pop Art, Dada, Conceptual art, Minamalism and many more. It accounts for all important trends in art over the last 150 years. Additionally, its collection highlights key moments, artists and influences.
  • Instead of presenting the viewer with a fixed singular narrative, the gallery invites its audience to explore and discover art for themselves. While supporting them with a rich collection and supporting literature. An important aspect of this ongoing art education process is the way that the Tate is curated. Instead of simply dividing works by style and chronology, the collection is categorised by theme. Consequently, this promotes a higher and deeper understanding of the context within which each piece was created. And its also estbalishes its position in the entire narrative.

A Final Thought

The Tate Modern promotes art awareness and education. Especially since entry into the permanent collection is free of charge.

Visit Art From Us Archive for Museum Guide collated by Divvya Nirula. Here you shall find more suggestions on where you should visit next. And what you should see there. 

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